I wrote a quick review on this radio for another site a couple weeks ago. Today I had some free time to copy and paste it here along with a few more photos and details but, before we get to that, I want to share a few thoughts on these newer low-cost Chinese transceivers.
My first and main thought is: This transceiver is much too awkward to program and use and is not to be relied on for disaster communications!
This radio requires programming from a laptop with glitchy external software ….
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