SDR Control for Icom iPad version 1.9.22 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, IC-9700 or the IC-R8600 Receiver


  • Compatible to iOS 15 and newer
  • Compatible to M1, M2 or older CPUs
  • 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 Decoder (new)
  • 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 or IC-R8600 Receiver
  • 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 1.9.22 update contains the following changes and improvements:

  • Several FT8 Tool improvements
  • The logbook Details screen now allows to maintain own fields like My IOTA, My Sig, my POTA ref etc.
  • Logging with Repeater Offset now uses the correct TX frequency
  • It is now possible to use Macro Variables such as {UTC} for Contest RST generation. This is useful for BARTG contests where the UTC time need do be added to the exchange
  • DTMF has been improved
  • Fixed an issue with the tuning panel
  • Fixed a crash when exporting MIDI mappings
  • MIDI mappings for Rit Up/Down were added
  • Added Voice Keyer (Voice TX) support
  • Implemented several additional improvements and optimizations behind the scenes

Version 1.9.08 update released on January 16, 2024 contained the following changes and improvements:

  • Fixed an issue with UDP Log submission for Japanese characters (thanks Tom!) and some other improvements
  • Fixed an issue with the Prevent Device Sleep setting
  • Implemented several additional improvements and optimizations behind the scenes

Please use the CONTACT DEVELOPER feature inside the App to report any issue so it can be fixed real quick.

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

The latest update can be downloaded for free.