Why Baofeng UV 5R
The BaoFeng UV-5R is a compact hand held transceiver providing 4 watts in the frequency range of 136-174 MHz and 400-480 MHz.
Baofeng UV-5R is a compact, economical HT that includes a special VHF receive band from 65 - 108 MHz which includes the regular FM broadcast band.
Dual watch and dual reception supported.
You get up to 128 memories.
Other features include: selectable wide/narrow, battery save function, VOX, DCS/CTCSS encode, key lock and built-in flashlight.
Selectable frequency steps include: 2.5, 5, 6.25, 10, 12.5 and 25 kHz.
RF power may be selected at 4 or 1 watts.
Baofeng UV5R comes with an antenna, BL-5 Li-ion battery (7.4V 1800 mAh), belt clip, wrist strap, AC adapter (8.4V 600ma) and drop-in charging tray. This radio requires the PC03 FTDI programming cable (Sold separately).