FCC Consumer Alert
Last Updated: May 28, 2020
Notice to Electro‑Voice RE-2 and TELEX FMR-500 A band (648‑676 MHz) and G band (614‑642 MHz), and Electro‑Voice R300 A band (618‑634 MHz) and B band (678‑694 MHz) North American wireless microphone customers, resellers and users:
This particular wireless microphone device operates in portions of the 617‑652 MHz or 663‑698 MHz frequencies. Beginning in 2017, these frequencies are being transitioned by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to the 600 MHz service to meet increasing demand for wireless broadband services. Users of this device must cease operating on these frequencies no later than July 13, 2020. In addition, users of this device may be required to cease operations earlier than that date if their operations could cause harmful interference to a 600 MHz service licensee's wireless operations on these frequencies. For more information, visit the FCC's wireless microphone website at www.fcc.gov/wireless‑microphones‑guide or call the FCC at 1‑888‑CALL‑FCC (TTY: 1-888-TELL-FCC).