In the world of security and commerical operations, dual band two-way radios are still important for employees to keep in regular contact with each other. This is why we thought we would examine two of the best dual band two-way radio products currently for sale at the moment. So, let’s take a look at the BaoFeng BF-F8HP (UV-5R 3rd Gen) and the Arcshell Rechargeable Long Range Two-Way Radio.
Best Dual Band Two-Way Radio – Our Recommendations
The first one to take a look at is…
BaoFeng BF-F8HP (UV-5R 3rd Gen)
- This product offers a good upgrade from previous generations of this dual-band two way radio. We noticed that it has twice the output power (8W instead of 4W output).
- There is a new hardened durable radio shell, which encases the radio to keep it protected from any wear and tear. There is also a 30% larger capacity battery compared to the 2nd generation model.
- It is fitted with a V-85 High Gain Antenna (twice the antenna performance of other radios on the market).
- You can select from a High, Medium or Low power setting (8W, 4W, 1W), depending on your requirements.
- The Frequency Range for these radios is 65-108 MHz, VHF: 136-174 MHz(Rx/Tx) and UHF: 400-520 MHz(Rx/Tx).
- This product was designed in the USA by prominent radio experts, so it is fitted with all the latest technology who have a passion for radios.
- The radio comes with an easy to understand in-depth manual to help you get started.
- Unlike other radios for sale, there is good customer help and warranty support.
Arcshell Rechargeable Long Range Two-Way Radio
An alternative to consider is the Arcshell Rechargeable Long Range Two-Way Radio.
- Each radio comes fitted with a high capacity 1500mAh rechargeable Li-ion battery. To charge, there is a charging dock and it takes about two and a half hours to fully charge the two way radio.
- The battery life depends on the number of transmissions you complete, but you should expect it to last around 8 to 96 hours on a single charge.
- The radio comes with a high quality built-in speaker on the radio and provides loud and crystal clear sound, which is better than the competition. There is an easy to use”Push-to Talk” button and there is a built-in mic on the radio.
- Each radio comes with a single-earbud style earpiece, which has small microphone built in and a Push-to-Talk button.
Have you tried any of these Dual Band Two-Way Radio devices? If so, let us know your thoughts.