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

5188072

Last signed up users

57HS8594  INDIA
146HS3376  ALGERIA
KC4NPD  UNITED STATES (VA)
109HS1443  HUNGARY
14HS6362  FRANCE
2HS7038  UNITED STATES (PA)
233HS3256  ROMANIA
76HS2980  MOROCCO
102HS623  KUWAIT
KJ4HPC  UNITED STATES (NY)
57HS8593  INDIA
57HS8592  INDIA
57HS8591  INDIA

Click here to see activity on HamSphere

 UTC
Callsign
Frequency
Country
00:18 
68HS101 
3761 
NORTHERN IRELAND
00:18 
M0KWY 
7050 
UNITED KINGDOM
00:18 
M0RCK 
50150 
UNITED KINGDOM
00:17 
VE2OLR 
7055 
CANADA (QC)
00:17 
VE2QK 
7070 
CANADA (QC)
00:14 
DXMON7 
7050 
UNITED STATES
00:14 
DXMON6 
7050 
UNITED STATES
00:14 
DXMON5 
7050 
AUSTRIA
00:14 
DXMON4 
7020 
PARAGUAY
00:14 
DXMON3 
7020 
BOTSWANA
00:14 
DXMON2 
 
CHINA
00:14 
DXMON1 
7020 
AUSTRALIA
00:14 
VK3EU 
50129.71 
AUSTRALIA
00:12 
KE4WTR 
28455 
UNITED STATES (SC)
00:10 
EA1ACS 
28470 
SPAIN