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

19952
1543916

Last signed up users

57HS4979  INDIA
57HS4977  INDIA
86HS995  NEPAL
91HS8329  INDONESIA
151HS1117  IRAQ
13HS4140  GERMANY
DS1JOZ  KOREA (SOUTH)
26HS2340  UNITED KINGDOM
26HS2336  UNITED KINGDOM
OE1CAA  AUSTRIA
187HS716  KENYA
OE7ANT  AUSTRIA
9HS5924  CANADA (SK)

Click here to see activity on HamSphere

 UTC
Callsign
Frequency
Country
09:58 
2HS5582 
7050 
UNITED STATES (TX)
09:58 
W2REY 
7050 
UNITED STATES (NY)
09:58 
50HS4440 
7080 
RUSSIAN FEDERATION
09:58 
41HS669 
7080 
NEW ZEALAND
09:57 
G4ELD 
14250 
UNITED KINGDOM
09:57 
2E0PCI 
14250 
UNITED KINGDOM
09:56 
136HS116 
10120 
MARTINIQUE
09:56 
13HS3551 
7024 
GERMANY
09:55 
41HS561 
7050 
NEW ZEALAND
09:54 
EB2NH 
7050 
SPAIN
09:54 
29HS132 
7050 
IRELAND
09:52 
203HS505 
14250 
CHINA
09:51 
26HS3135 
7050 
UNITED KINGDOM
09:48 
91HS8328 
7050 
INDONESIA
09:44 
179HS322 
14250 
CZECH REPUBLIC