There is much debate about the range of portable GMRS radios. Manufacturers are decorated with colorful packaging labels on which the contrast range is specified just awkward figure. You do seem to outright stupidity? Me too. Sellers can also be totally incompetent and do not know much about GMRS. A series of radio Midland GXT very well designed. Radios GXT 6xxx waterproof (not water resistant standard IPX7). This means that they can stay in the rain but should not be submerged. For more specific information, check out Financial Solutions Lab. If you need a waterproof radio, pay attention to the products of the firm Garmin.
True radio Garmin times in 5 more, but they have more and GPS receiver. Midland for decades been a leader in the telecommunications industry and produce truly reliable radio. The size of radio stations around Midland are the same as Motorola, although Cobra manufactures smaller radio station. Radios GXT 6xxx series are LCD screen that is easy to read in bright sunlight or at night with lights. All radio stations have a capacity of GXT 6xxx 5W. Know that power is 5W GMRS channels only and not on the FRS, where Maximum capacity is 0.5 Tues The present distance to communicate any GMRS or FRS radios depend on electromagnetic interference and the obstacles. The best way to increase the range of radio stations is to be above all obstruct or attempt to do so would be the least amount of obstacles. GMRS Range allows you to send a radio signal from a power not greater than 50W, but if you increase the power of up to 50 watts is not much help to increase distance communication if the radio on the way a lot of obstacles. In fact, radio communication range is much more dependent on the location and the antenna. These portable radios is not possible to connect an external antenna, so that this small antenna is all that you have.