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  • Overall Rating: 5
  • Price: 5
  • Quality: 5
  • Ease Of Use: 5
  • Usefulness: 5
Excellent radio – BAOFENG BF-888S 5W 400~470MHz 16-CH Walkie Talkie - Black Reviews

posted by Bigdokk on 06/22/2012 Certified Owner

Involvement:General (knows how to use it) - Ownership:1 day to 1 week

Pros:
Pros: It is well made radio. According to information from the Internet, gathered at a military factory in China. Programmable software BF-490. The plastic housing quality. The buttons work well. Voice notifications can be programmed in English. It has a flashlight. When you first turn on the battery worked 8 hours. The sound at the reception and transmission of sonorous and clear, I tested range of 2 kilometers (more have not tried it).
Cons:
Included there is an adapter plug for the euro, but you can buy SKU: 3529. Includes no cable programming and software for flash channels. Initially, the range of FRS channels are sewn with codes CTCSS. It is necessary to reprogram.
Other:
To him need the programming cable SKU: 66578
Bottomline:
Excellent radio for hiking in the woods, bike ride and travel.

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