SDR Control for Icom iPad version 1.0.5 released

Software Defined Radio Client for Icom Transceivers and your iPad

SDR-Control is a full featured iPad App to operate your Icom Transceiver at home or from around the world without additional Hard- or Software.

Important: This App requires one of the following Icom Transceivers: IC-705, IC-7610 or IC-9700


  • Compatible to iOS 15 and newer
  • Complete operation of your Icom Transceiver in all modes
  • Use the App local or to remote access of your Transceiver from any place without additional Hard- or Software
  • Dual VFO support (single Waterfall)
  • DualWatch support (Audio from both VFOs at the same time)
  • Logbook with auto logging, ADIF Im-/Export
  • UDP Log submission when using external logging software
  • Integrated full featured FT8 / FT4 Tool
  • Integrated CW Keyer
  • DX-Cluster integration
  • Spots (from FT8, DX-Cluster) will be displayed in Waterfall
  • Band limits and Band-Modes will be displayed in Waterfall
  • Call sign lookup integrated
  • Displays Calls on Map with heading and distance information
  • MIDI Controller support
  • Keyboard shortcuts
  • And much more…


  • An Icom IC-705, IC-7610 or IC-9700 Transceiver
  • The Transceiver needs to be connected to your Network (WiFi or LAN)
  • No USB cable needed or supported
  • An iPad that runs at least iOS 15

Find out more here:

Read the Manual:

Version 1.0.5 update contains the following changes and improvements:

  • The App will now restore the desired Microphone setting when disconnecting
  • The App will now use better default values for Microphone gain, Threshold and VOX
  • You can now long-press the VFO-B button to disable displaying of the second VFO to keep the screen clean if you don’t need the second VFO
  • You can now display a larger PTT button from the view menu and place it at a convenient location
  • A bug was fixed that prevented the Device “Auto connect” setting to be disabled
  • Now, smaller packets will be used to prevent packet fragmentation on some WAN networks which resulted in interrupted audio
  • The missing FM Repeater Tone settings were added
  • A bug that may have prevented the Waterfall to be displayed was fixed
  • The Support Email window will now dismiss after sending
  • Some other minor improvements and bug fixes

SDR Control for iPad is available for $44.99 now on the Mac AppStore.

The latest update can be downloaded for free.