Handheld Scanner Radio

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1 Uniden Bearcat BC125AT Handheld Scanner, 500-Alpha-Tagged Channels, Close Call Technology, PC... Uniden Bearcat BC125AT Handheld Scanner, 500-Alpha-Tagged Channels, Close Call Technology, PC... No ratings yet
2 Uniden BCD436HP HomePatrol Series Digital Handheld Scanner. TrunkTracker V, Simple Programming,... Uniden BCD436HP HomePatrol Series Digital Handheld Scanner. TrunkTracker V, Simple Programming,... No ratings yet
3 Uniden Bearcat SR30C, 500-Channel Compact Handheld Scanner, Close Call RF Capture, Turbo Search, PC... Uniden Bearcat SR30C, 500-Channel Compact Handheld Scanner, Close Call RF Capture, Turbo Search,... No ratings yet
4 Whistler WS1010 Analog Handheld Scanner (Black) Whistler WS1010 Analog Handheld Scanner (Black) No ratings yet
5 Whistler WS1040 Handheld Digital Scanner Radio Whistler WS1040 Handheld Digital Scanner Radio No ratings yet
6 Uniden BCD325P2 Handheld TrunkTracker V Scanner. 25,000 Dynamically Allocated Channels. Close Call... Uniden BCD325P2 Handheld TrunkTracker V Scanner. 25,000 Dynamically Allocated Channels. Close... No ratings yet
7 Uniden Bearcat BC75XLT Handheld Scanner, 300 Channels, 10 banks, Close Call Technology, PC... Uniden Bearcat BC75XLT Handheld Scanner, 300 Channels, 10 banks, Close Call Technology, PC... No ratings yet
8 Uniden SDS100 True I/Q Digital Handheld Scanner, Designed for Improved Digital Performance in... Uniden SDS100 True I/Q Digital Handheld Scanner, Designed for Improved Digital Performance in... No ratings yet
9 UpBright New Car DC Adapter Compatible with Whistler WS1040 WS1010 WS1025 Digital Handheld Radio... UpBright New Car DC Adapter Compatible with Whistler WS1040 WS1010 WS1025 Digital Handheld Radio... No ratings yet
10 All Band Si4732 Portable shortwave Radio , FM AM (MW SW) SSB (LSB USB) Frequency Radio Receiver... All Band Si4732 Portable shortwave Radio , FM AM (MW SW) SSB (LSB USB) Frequency Radio Receiver... No ratings yet
11 Baofeng UV-5R Two Way Radio Dual Band 144-148/420-450Mhz Walkie Talkie 1800mAh Li-ion Battery(Black) Baofeng UV-5R Two Way Radio Dual Band 144-148/420-450Mhz Walkie Talkie 1800mAh Li-ion Battery(Black) No ratings yet
12 BAOFENG UV-9G GMRS Radio Waterproof IP67, Outdoors Two Way Radios Long Range Rechargeable, Handheld... BAOFENG UV-9G GMRS Radio Waterproof IP67, Outdoors Two Way Radios Long Range Rechargeable,... No ratings yet
13 BAOFENG BF-F8HP (UV-5R 3rd Gen) 8-Watt Dual Band Two-Way Radio (136-174MHz VHF & 400-520MHz UHF)... BAOFENG BF-F8HP (UV-5R 3rd Gen) 8-Watt Dual Band Two-Way Radio (136-174MHz VHF & 400-520MHz UHF)... No ratings yet
14 BaoFeng UV-5RE 8W Ham Radio,UHF VHF Radio Dual Band with 2800mAh Li-ion Battery Portable Walkie... BaoFeng UV-5RE 8W Ham Radio,UHF VHF Radio Dual Band with 2800mAh Li-ion Battery Portable Walkie... No ratings yet
15 Uniden PRO501HH Pro-Series 40-Channel Portable Handheld CB Radio/Emergency/Travel Radio, Large LCD... Uniden PRO501HH Pro-Series 40-Channel Portable Handheld CB Radio/Emergency/Travel Radio, Large... No ratings yet
16 Cobra HH50WXST Hand Held CB Radio - Emergency Radio, Travel Essentials, Earphone Jack, 4 Watt, Noise... Cobra HH50WXST Hand Held CB Radio - Emergency Radio, Travel Essentials, Earphone Jack, 4 Watt,... No ratings yet
17 Radioddity GM-30 GMRS Radio, Handheld 5W Long Range Two Way Radio for Adults, GMRS Repeater Capable,... Radioddity GM-30 GMRS Radio, Handheld 5W Long Range Two Way Radio for Adults, GMRS Repeater... No ratings yet
18 UNIDEN BCD536HP Bearcat Digital Base/Mobile Scanner UNIDEN BCD536HP Bearcat Digital Base/Mobile Scanner No ratings yet
19 BAOFENG UV-5R VHF/UHF Dual Band Radio 144-148MHz 420-450MHz Transceiver BAOFENG UV-5R VHF/UHF Dual Band Radio 144-148MHz 420-450MHz Transceiver No ratings yet
20 BAOFENG UV-5R Two-Way Radios Powerful Ham CB Radio 3800 mAh Extend Battery Portable Walkie Talkies... BAOFENG UV-5R Two-Way Radios Powerful Ham CB Radio 3800 mAh Extend Battery Portable Walkie... No ratings yet

Bestseller No. 1
Uniden Bearcat BC125AT Handheld Scanner, 500-Alpha-Tagged Channels, Close Call Technology, PC...
  • LISTEN IN AND STAY INFORMED, this sophisticated scanner has 500 alpha-tagged channels in a convenient compact design with loads of features. Close...
  • LISTEN TO OVER 40,000 FREQUENCIES, you can listen to both civilian and military bands, including Non-Digital Police, Ambulance, Fire, Weather, Marine,...
  • SEARCH MORE EFFICIENTLY with 500 Alpha-Tagged Channels finding the channel you want to listen to is easy, with 500 channels divided into 10 storage...
  • LIGHTWIEGHT PORTABLE DESIGN, take this Bearcat handheld radio scanner with you on the road, or on outings. It packs plenty of features, the orange...
  • GET STARTED LISTENING RIGHT AWAY with convenient Pre-sets for the most popular searches. Frequencies are preset in ten separate Non -Digital...
SaleBestseller No. 2
Uniden BCD436HP HomePatrol Series Digital Handheld Scanner. TrunkTracker V, Simple Programming,...
  • The BCD436HP is the first scanner to incorporate the HomePatrol-1 ease of use in a traditional handheld scanner. Plus, Uniden's exclusive Close Call...
  • Simple to operate, no programming needed. Simply turn it on, enter your zip code, and TrunkTracker V does the rest.
  • This user-friendly digital scanner will immediately begin receiving communications used by Public Safety, Police, Fire, EMS, Ambulance, Aircraft,...
  • This functionality is made possible by combining the rich radio system database from Radio Reference with Uniden's patented radio system selection...
  • Whether it is across town or across the street, the BCD436HP keeps you informed. Now with the largest display on the market and more advanced...
SaleBestseller No. 3
Uniden Bearcat SR30C, 500-Channel Compact Handheld Scanner, Close Call RF Capture, Turbo Search, PC...
  • LISTEN IN AND STAY INFORMED! The Uniden Bearcat SR30C is a very affordable 500 channel hand-held scanner with loads of features in a convenient...
  • LISTEN TO OVER 32,000 FREQUENCIES: Get started listening right away with convenient pre-sets for the most popular searches. Frequencies are preset in...
  • PC PROGRAMING lets you program your scanner using your PC. Close call RF capture technology instantly tunes to signals from nearby transmitters and...
  • DELAY FUNCTION helps prevent missed replies during two-way conversations. Other features include keypad entry, Earphone Jack, key lock, battery low...
  • THREE POWER OPTIONS: #1- The included USB cable will power your SR30C from your PC or other USB power source, such as a smart phone USB charger (not...
Bestseller No. 4
Whistler WS1010 Analog Handheld Scanner (Black)
  • Lock-out Function - skip over specified channels or frequencies when scanning or searching
  • Tune - find new and unlisted frequencies starting from a specified frequency,200 Channel memory - plenty of memory to store all your favorite...
  • Scan Delay - delays scanning for two seconds before moving to another channel in order to hear replies
  • Priority Channel - set the scanner to check one channel every two seconds while scanning
  • PC programmable - allows users to backup data, update database and program scanner directly from a PC
Bestseller No. 5
Whistler WS1040 Handheld Digital Scanner Radio
  • Menu Driven Programming with Context Sensitive Help - Each menu item provides a few lines of help text that provide assistance with programming and...
  • Scan List-functionality allows you to arrange, group and scan objects according to your preference;Lock-out Function
  • Skywarn Storm Spotter Functionality - Instant access to frequencies used by storm spotter networks
  • Digital AGC - Instantly compensates for low user audio levels that are common on digital systems
  • If you pressed the FIRE icon button it is possible that the frequencies pre-programmed in the scanner do not include your area. These Pre-programmed...
Bestseller No. 6
Uniden BCD325P2 Handheld TrunkTracker V Scanner. 25,000 Dynamically Allocated Channels. Close Call...
  • The BCD325P2 comes equipped with Uniden exclusive features like Advanced Dynamic Memory System, Close Call RF Capture Technology, and GPS...
  • Scan and search 25,000 channels. With Close Call RF capture technology, this scanner will automatically tune to the signals nearest you, so you can...
  • Quick-Key System Access (100 Keys), allows you to quickly access the systems you us the most often. Uniden Police Scanners feature simple to set up...
  • GPS Location-Based Scanning, connect this scanner to an optional GPS receiver and it will automatically select programmed systems based on your exact...
  • S.A.M.E. Weather Alert, supports Specific Area Message Encoding weather alerts. During a NOAA Weather or Emergency Alert, a code for your specific...
SaleBestseller No. 7
Uniden Bearcat BC75XLT Handheld Scanner, 300 Channels, 10 banks, Close Call Technology, PC...
  • LISTEN IN AND STAY INFORMED, this sophisticated scanner has 300 user-programable channels in a convenient compact design with loads of features. Close...
  • LISTEN TO OVER 32,000 FREQUENCIES, you can listen to both civilian and military bands, including Non-Digital Police, Ambulance, Fire, NOAA Weather,...
  • SEARCH MORE EFFICIENTLY with 300 Channels finding the channel you want to listen to is easy, with 300 channels divided into 10 storage banks. Organize...
  • LIGHTWIEGHT PORTABLE DESIGN, take this Bearcat handheld radio scanner with you on the road, or on outings. It packs plenty of features, the orange...
  • GET STARTED LISTENING RIGHT AWAY with convenient Pre-sets for the most popular searches. Frequencies are preset in ten separate Weather, Non -Digital...
Bestseller No. 8
Uniden SDS100 True I/Q Digital Handheld Scanner, Designed for Improved Digital Performance in...
  • SDS100: True I/Q receiver design for improved digital performance in weak-signal and simulcast areas
  • SDS100: Rugged/ weather resistant jis 4 construction
  • SDS100: Li-Ion battery
  • SDS100: Improved UI with 3 contextual soft keys that Change function based on the current operation
  • SDS100: Customizable color LCD: user can modify color and what is displayed
Bestseller No. 9
UpBright New Car DC Adapter Compatible with Whistler WS1040 WS1010 WS1025 Digital Handheld Radio...
  • Tested Units. In Great Working Condition.UpBright 30 days money back guarantee. 1 full year service warranty.
  • UpBright NEW Car DC Adapter Compatible with WHISTLER WS1040 WS1010 Digital Handheld Radio Scanner Auto Vehicle Boat RV Camper Cigarette Lighter Plug...
  • Compatible with: Radio Shack PRO-106 PRO-164 PRO-651 Digital Trunking Handheld Radio Scanner; WHISTLER WS1040 WS 1040 Digital Handheld Radio Scanner;...
  • Compatible with: Sony DVP-FX750 DVPFX750 DVPFX 750 DVP-FX850 DVPFX850 DVP-FX850B DVPFX850B Dvp-fx750 Dvpfx750/l Dvp-fx750/l Dvp-fx750/p Dvp-fx750/r...
Bestseller No. 10
All Band Si4732 Portable shortwave Radio , FM AM (MW SW) SSB (LSB USB) Frequency Radio Receiver...
  • 【Comprehensive 】This si4732 all band radio receiver is a FM stereo, AM, LW, SW, SSB world band receiver suitable for global FM broadcast...
  • 【Technology】ATS-20 radio receiver uses multiple conversion and DSP digital demodulation technology, greatly improving the sensitivity of the...
  • 【Tiny and Portable】 Full band Si4732 airband radio receivers lightweight and sturdy components and unique and exquisite design maximize...
  • 【Widely Used】 All band Si4732 radio receiver suitable for outdoor camping, listening to radio music in the kitchen, it is a necessary condition...
  • 【Durable Case】 This portable shortwave radio is made of aluminium alloy , sturdy and strong , the PCB retains the si4735 package, users can...
SaleBestseller No. 11
Baofeng UV-5R Two Way Radio Dual Band 144-148/420-450Mhz Walkie Talkie 1800mAh Li-ion Battery(Black)
  • Frequency Range: 144-148MHz, 420-450MHz. Please kindly know that UV-5R would not transmit without this frequency range.
  • 128 Channels 50 CTCSS and 104 CDCSS Dual-Band Display, Dual Freq. Display, Dual-Standby, A/B band independent operation, High/Low TX power selectable:...
  • High/Low TX power selectable: Busy channel lock-out(BCLO),128 Channels 50 CTCSS and 104 CDCSS Dual-Band Display, Dual Freq. Display, Dual-Standby, A/B...
  • Tri-color background light selectable: 0-9 grades VOX selectable. Large LCD Display
  • Emergency Alert: 25KHz/12. 5KHz Switchable, LED Flashlight: Hight /Low RF Power Switchable
SaleBestseller No. 12
BAOFENG UV-9G GMRS Radio Waterproof IP67, Outdoors Two Way Radios Long Range Rechargeable, Handheld...
  • 💦[Extend DIY CH] UV-9G has set 31-54 CH as DIY repeater channels except for the common 23-30 CH. So you have a total of 4 groups of repeating...
  • 💦[GMRS Version] New upgraded version of UV-9R / GT-3WP. UV-9G has 30 GMRS pre-programmed channels & 11 NOAA channels with weather radio alert...
  • 💦[IP67 Waterproof] Compared to older models, the UV-9G has better water and dust resistance. This GMRS radio can be submerged in 3 feet/1 meters...
  • 💦[Long Range for Adults] No GMRS repeater is required and the range can be up to 5 miles with obstacles. It can catch a further-ranging signal with...
  • 💦[Programming Cable Included] UV-9G comes with a BAOFENG original programming cable (328 Moto- Jack). You can ham it up via keypad manual or PC...
Bestseller No. 13
BAOFENG BF-F8HP (UV-5R 3rd Gen) 8-Watt Dual Band Two-Way Radio (136-174MHz VHF & 400-520MHz UHF)...
  • Upgrades from our Previous Generation UV-5R: Twice the Output Power (8 watts up from 4 watts output), New Hardened Durable Radio Shell, 30% Larger...
  • High / Med / Low Power Settings (8W, 4W, 1W); Frequency Range: VHF: 136-174 MHz(Rx/Tx). UHF: 400-520 MHz(Rx/Tx); Broad (Wide) / Narrowband (Narrow)...
  • The BF-F8HP was designed in the USA and because not everyone is a radio-expert we really wanted to focus on providing an easier user experience! That...
  • Kit Includes: BF-F8HP, 2100mAh Battery, V-85 Dual Band Antenna, CH-5 Charger, CH-5 110V Adapter, Earpiece Kit, Wrist Strap, Belt Clip, User Manual
  • BTECH is proud to be in the USA, which allows you to have the best available local support for any issue that may arise. BTECH only engineers and...
Bestseller No. 14
BaoFeng UV-5RE 8W Ham Radio,UHF VHF Radio Dual Band with 2800mAh Li-ion Battery Portable Walkie...
  • Baofeng UV-5RE is a compact Ham radio scanner transceiver can do both transmit and receive a signal (a transceiver),Dual-Band Display, Dual Freq.
  • Emergency Alarm; Low Battery Alert; Battery Saver; LED Flashlight; Built-in key lock
  • Upgrade the frame material. Metallic, more durable and more fashionable
  • Kit Includes: UV-5RE, 2800mAh Battery, V-85 Dual Band Antenna, CH-5 Charger, CH-5 110V Adapter, Earpiece Kit, Wrist Strap, Belt Clip, User Manual
  • Pengmeijia is the authorized BaoFeng US Distributor, all Baofeng radios we sell qualifies Baofeng's warranty, we also provide our own 30-day replace...
SaleBestseller No. 15
Uniden PRO501HH Pro-Series 40-Channel Portable Handheld CB Radio/Emergency/Travel Radio, Large LCD...
  • The Uniden Pro-Series PRO501HH compact handheld CB radio offers high-performance full 40-Channel CB operation and 10 weather channels in a compact...
  • Extremely popular for industrial commercial and off-road use Use high power to punch out the strongest signal or low power to preserve battery life...
  • Noaa weather keeps you informed when severe weather threatens And the dual watch feature lets you talk on one channel while keeping an ear on another...
  • Built-in anl (automatic noise limiter) and squelch control fine-tune performance and eliminate noise External speaker jack and external mic jack Large...
  • Package includes antenna w/ bnc connector belt clip hand Strap owner’s manual cigarette plug adapter for both charging Ni-MH batteries and/or...
SaleBestseller No. 16
Cobra HH50WXST Hand Held CB Radio - Emergency Radio, Travel Essentials, Earphone Jack, 4 Watt, Noise...
  • Sound tracker The sound tracker system helps by cutting 90% of the noise, You'll hear crystal clear communication without the distractions of static...
  • Noaa weather channels - be the first to know of incoming Hazards or changing weather with instant access to NOAA weather channels 24 hours a day.
  • Channel scan - find the channel with the best signal automatically, with 40 channels to chose from. You won't have to manually search for a strong...
  • Dual watch - select two channels to constantly monitor simultaneously. Keep an ear open for incoming transmissions on multiple channels so you will...
  • Extended range - 4 Watt power output allows maximum power and extended range of communication.
SaleBestseller No. 17
Radioddity GM-30 GMRS Radio, Handheld 5W Long Range Two Way Radio for Adults, GMRS Repeater Capable,...
  • Professional GMRS Handheld Radio - 30 default channels include 22 CHs for communicating with other GMRS radios right out of the box and 8 for GMRS...
  • Dual-Band Scanning & Receiving- The GM-30 allows you to receive and scan on UHF & VHF channels in either CH/VFO mode, not just limited to GMRS...
  • Two Display & Standby Options - Single watch and dual watch selectable. On its large LCD display screen, you can choose to show the name or frequency...
  • Long Range & USB Rechargeable - With the high power of 5-Watt and the capability to hit GMRS repeaters, it can go up to 5 Miles. Equipped with an...
  • More Practical Features - Crisp and clear reception, NOAA weather receiver & scan, FM, SOS alarm, flashlight, squelch, VOX, TOT (time out time),...
SaleBestseller No. 19
BAOFENG UV-5R VHF/UHF Dual Band Radio 144-148MHz 420-450MHz Transceiver
  • Dual-Band Display, Dual Freq. Display, Dual-Standby
  • Frequency Range: 144-148MHz 420-450MHz
  • 128 Channels 50 CTCSS and 104 CDCSS
  • 25KHz/12.5KHz Switchable
  • Channel Step: 2.5/5/6.25/10/25KHz
Bestseller No. 20
BAOFENG UV-5R Two-Way Radios Powerful Ham CB Radio 3800 mAh Extend Battery Portable Walkie Talkies...
  • 【Feature】High/ Low Power,128 groups of storage channels; 50 CTCSS/105 DCS; VOX Mode for Hands-Free; AUTO Keypad Lock;This article is ideal for...
  • 【Durable battery and clear calls】With 3800mAh original battery, it can keep you on standby for a long time. Each walkie-talkie has a pair of...
  • 【No Distance Worry】Equipped with Original ABBREE 18.89inch /48cm Tactical Antenna ,can greatly increased communication distance.
  • 【Widely Application,Easy To Carry】UV-5R is good ideal for indoor communications like construction site,security team,hotel, factory,school etc...
  • 【Baofeng Radio Full House】1X Portable radio,1 X Antenna,1 X 3800mAh Li-ion battery,1 X ABBREE 18.89inch Antenna,1 X US charger,1 X Belt...

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