The Uniden GMRS/FRS radio is ideal for camping, shopping, biking, car caravanning, and more without using your mobile phone's minutes or data plan. It has 22 channels and lets you select the channel that is right for you. Pick a channel that no one else is using for uninterrupted communications. You can also set privacy code for only the people you want to hear. The radio also alerts you to hazardous conditions.
- 22 Channels - these channels operate on industry-standard frequencies, so you can easily communicate with people using other models or brands.
- 121 Privacy Codes - set everyone in group to the same channel and privacy code to keep other groups communications from interrupting yours.
- Power Boost - Normal PTT transmits at less than 1 W ERP, which is normally plenty of power. However, if you need a little extra punch to get through trees or buildings, the power boost key increases power to about 1.7W ERP. (Channels 1-7, 15-22 Only.)
- NOAA Weather Alert
- Water Resistant - designed to meet JIS level 4 water resistance standards
- Emergency Strobe Light
- No license is required to use the FRS only channels (7-14).
- USB powered charging cradle lets you easily charge the radios
- VOX feature activates transmit when you start talking, even if you are not using a headset
- Headset Convenience
- Belt clips let you clip the radio to your belt.
- Personal Call Tone
- 40 Miles Range
Specifications of GMR4055-2CK:
- Channels: 22 FRS/7 Weather
- Privacy Codes:
- Operating Frequency
- FRS: 462.5500 - 467.7125 MHz
- WX: 162.4000 - 162.5500 MHz
- Power Source:
- GMR4055 and GMR4088: 3 AA NiMH Batteries or 3 AA Alkaline batteries (not included)
- GMR4060: Li-Ion battery pack
- Channels 1 -7: up to 40 miles
- Channels 8 - 14: up to 5 miles
- Channels 14 - 22: up to 40 miles
Range VS. Terrain: Up to 40 Mile Range
Actual range may vary depending on environmental and terrain conditions. Due to FCC requirements, the maximum range can only be achieved on the GMRS channels (1-7 and 15-22) allowing for increased power.