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 Swag Store

Visit the Hamsphere Swag store!
Pick up hats, mugs and t-shirts.

HamSphere statistics

17464
1375823

Last signed up users

50HS945  RUSSIAN FEDERATION
50HS941  RUSSIAN FEDERATION
HB0/SM7NHC  LIECHTENSTEIN
CT1CSN  PORTUGAL
40hs111  LIECHTENSTEIN
19HS3530  NETHERLANDS
177HS732  SRI LANKA
58HS2735  MALAYSIA
DS1QMV  SOUTH KOREA
92HS358  LIBYA
92HS357  LIBYA
26HS522  UNITED KINGDOM
DS5AHG  SOUTH KOREA

Click here to see activity on HamSphere

 UTC
Callsign
Frequency
Country
13:58 
196HS138 
3760 
Guadeloupe
13:58 
58HS2728 
7050 
MALAYSIA
13:58 
VU3XRH 
14250 
INDIA
13:58 
M3GSR 
7035 
UNITED KINGDOM
13:58 
26HS317 
7070 
UNITED KINGDOM
13:58 
151HS733 
7070 
IRAQ
13:58 
N1CNG 
7050 
UNITED STATES (SD)
13:58 
RG5A 
7050 
RUSSIAN FEDERATION
13:58 
KD9IJL 
21342.54 
UNITED STATES (IL)
13:57 
44HS2152 
7035 
SOUTH AFRICA
13:56 
R3UAT 
3760 
RUSSIAN FEDERATION
13:56 
5HS1300 
7035 
VENEZUELA
13:56 
16HS1781 
7050 
BELGIUM
13:56 
9W2EEK 
7070 
MALAYSIA
13:55 
2HS1781 
7035.3 
UNITED STATES (PA)