HamSphere Features

We've designed HamSphere to simulate a real shortwave Amateur Radio Station. No installation of antennas, cables or amplifiers necessary. Accessible anywhere, anytime, on any device. It has all the features you need.

Download, install and start calling CQ in minutes - Reach thousands of Ham Operators and radio enthusiasts from over 200 countries. HamSphere works in Windows, Mac or Linux as well as iPhone and Android.

Virtual Ionosphere

HamSphere simulates a real Ionosphere with radio wave propagation, fading and distortion. Signals are bounced off a virtual Ionosphere and reflected to distant parts of the world. Listen to an audio clip from HamSphere and its "Shortwave" sound.

11 Virtual bands

Nine virtual Ham Radio bands including 6,10,15,17,20,30,40,80 and 160 meters. We have also included an 11 meter CB band.

Double Sideband Modulation

The HamSphere transmitter works in DSB mode (Double Sideband Modulation) with a virtual power between 1 - 2500 Watts. Received bandwidth can be adjusted to 3.8, 2.8 and 0.8 kHz with the standard filters.

Radio Instrumentation

The HamSphere transceiver comes with an FFT-based bandscope (Spectrum Analyzer), Analog S-meter and a digital VFO with 10 hz increments. The system has also 9 programmable memory channels.

Audio processing

Built in powerful Microphone processor including VOX which can be programmed for all voice types.

DX Cluster / Log book

Locate any stations in real time with the DX-Cluster. Log contacts with just two clicks in the built in log book and send QSL cards as easy.

Transceiver Chat

The chat feature will enable you to send small text messages across the network. You can also send private messages to other operators.

Edit QSL card templates

Fully supported WYSIWIG editor. Just upload a picture, drag and drop the fields and your QSL template is ready to use.

Send QSL cards

Send QSL cards from your transceiver directly. You can edit any number of QSL card templates that can be used to send auto filled in cards.

iPhone and Android apps

iPhone and Android apps are included in the subscription. Use HamSphere mobile like a Walkie-Talkie. Download from App store or Android market.

Digital / Analog SSTV

Use HamSphere full bandwidth mode and transmit analog and digital SSTV (Slow Scan Television). HamSphere has dedicated the entire 30 meter band for SSTV activity. Download SSTV Software here

HamSphere DXHC Awards

HamSphere gives out Awards for verified QSO achievements. Currently we have awards for working World Wide countries and European countries. But more to follow.

HamSphere Contests

HamSphere provides an official contest calendar where our official public contests are listed. You can join a contest at any point and turn your Log Book into a smart contest assistant. It will keep track of duplicates, multipliers and QSO numbering.

HamSphere Support

We provide a 24 hour support ticket system. Your question will be answered within 24 hour by our support crew who is more than pleased to help you.

HamSphere Forums

Our forum is a well visited source of information. All our manuals and FAQ:s can be found here.

DX-Alert system

With the HamSphere DX Alert system you can get an alert via email when the country you have been looking for is active on HamSphere. .

HamSphere.NET Blogs

Create your own personal HamPage / Blog on HamSphere with an address reflecting your callsign. Choose from many blog templates.

HamSphere statistics

21825
1642470

Last signed up users

9HS6321  CANADA (AB)
3HS9836  BRAZIL
2HS289  UNITED STATES (TX)
187HS802  KENYA
2HS275  UNITED STATES (MI)
78HS295  ZAMBIA
2HS272  UNITED STATES (MA)
20HS1018  NORWAY
N1MXV  UNITED STATES (MA)
48HS2722  SAUDI ARABIA
KI5DHW  UNITED STATES (TX)
KI5BYC  UNITED STATES (MS)
PU5MMR  BRAZIL

Click here to see activity on HamSphere

 UTC
Callsign
Frequency
Country
02:22 
2HS8032 
7049 
UNITED STATES (PA)
02:21 
2HS6538 
7070 
UNITED STATES (NC)
02:16 
91HS9220 
7049 
INDONESIA
02:06 
26HS1258 
27530 
UNITED KINGDOM
01:38 
14HS5955 
10115.04 
FRANCE
00:23 
153HS460 
27530 
THAILAND
22:09 
79HS124 
27555 
PHILIPPINES
07:54 
HS/JA2DOU 
7080 
THAILAND
23:03 
TI2LL 
14279 
COSTA RICA
16:03 
26HS2502 
18140.4 
UNITED KINGDOM
03:29 
VU2UR 
50161 
INDIA
19:57 
26HS8058 
50150 
UNITED KINGDOM
09:37 
VA7FT 
50120 
CANADA (BC)
02:02 
KC1KUG 
7079.7 
UNITED STATES (NH)
03:54 
KC5LWY 
1805.18 
UNITED STATES (TX)