The Midland LXT490VP3 are 36 Channel GMRS Radios with NOAA Weather Alert/All Hazard Alert. Includes Rechargeable Batteries, Dual Desktop Charger, and are packed in pairs. The LXT490VP3 features the standard 22 GMRS Channels with an extra 14 Channels and a range of up to 26 Miles. The Weather Scan feature finds the nearest NOAA broadcast to stay up to date with the latest weather and hazard information. In addition to important weather announcements, All Hazards Alert means the LXT490VP3 will receive other emergency announcements such as Child Abduction (Amber Alert), Nuclear Power Plant warnings, Biological Hazard, Fire, and Landslide Warnings. The LXT490VP3 features 3 Level E Vox for Hands free operation, 121 Privacy Codes, Scan of the 36 Channels, 5 Call Alerts, Keypad Lock, Battery Save Circuit, and is water resistant. Unlike other GMRS radios on the market that use lithium batteries, Midland's Dual Power Option allows the use of the included rechargeable batteries or 4 "AAA" batteries (Not included). An External Jack can be used for the Midland AVP-1 AVPH1, AVPH2, AVPH3, AVPH4, AVPH5 Headsets.
Midland's LXT490VP3 radios feature 36 channels, along with NOAA weather/hazard alert. 22 GMRS channels and an extra 14 boast a range of up to 26 miles. Scan the nearest NOAA broadcast to stay on top of weather information, along with other emergency announcements such as Amber alerts, nuclear plant warnings, biological hazards, or fire/landslide warnings. The LXT490VP3 features three-level eVox for hands-free operation, 121 privacy codes, channel scan, five distinct call alerts, keypad lock, and more. A dual power option allows the use of the included rechargeable batteries or 4 "AAA" batteries. An external jack can be used for the Midland AVP-1 AVPH1, AVPH2, AVPH3, AVPH4, AVPH5 Headsets.
36 channels, along with NOAA weather/hazard alert. Click to enlarge.
Bright Backlit Display
The unit's brilliant LCD is easy to read, day or night.
22 Channels Plus 14 Extra Channels
The LXT490VP3 offers 22 GMRS/FRS channels for clear, crisp communication with easy button access, along with 14 extra channels for added privacy.
Up to 26 Mile Range
Get a longer range of communication, particularly in open areas with little or no obstruction.
121 Privacy Codes
A wealth of privacy codes means you get up to 2676 channel options, to help you block other conversations.
NOAA Weather Alert Radio
The LXT490 series has an NOAA weather radio function, which enables reception of weather reports from designated NOAA stations, for automatic alerts on sever weather hazards 24/7.
Easily scan the active weather channels in your area with Weather Radio scan. The radio will stop on any active channel.
Includes a pair of radios with belt clips, desk charger, and batteries/adapter.
Automatically check all channels for activity. The radio stops on any active channel for four seconds before resuming.
High/Low Power Setting
Adjust transmit power and conserve battery life with two separate power settings.
Enjoy hands-free, voice-activated transmission without the need for external microphones. Three sensitivity levels allow you to set the threshold at which your voice is detected.
Turns off all beeps and tones for quiet operation.
Five Call Alerts
Use different call tones to notify you of incoming calls within your group.
Remove background noise caused by interference or weak transmission with Auto Squelch.
Locks in your selected settings so you avoid accidentally changing them.
Checks for any activity within your channel, for both monitoring or for checking activity before transmitting.
Prevents damage from light water exposure from rain/etc. (not submersible or waterproof).
An optional Roger Beep indicates call completion. Once the PTT button is released, the radio will beep to confirm to other users that your transmission has finished.
Get audible tones with each key press for response/confirmation.
Mic and Headphone Jacks
Features accessory jacks for Midland's AVP1, AVPH1, AVPH2, AVPH3, AVPH4, AVPH5 Headsets.
Channels:36 FRS and GMRS
Frequency Band:462.550 ~ 467.7125 MHz
Unit Dimensions (H x Wx D):6 x 2.25 x 1.75 inches
Unit Weight:0.2 lbs.
Display Size (W x H):.875 x .75 inches
Privacy Codes:38 CTCSS, 83 DCS
Power Requirement:Four AAA
Operating Temperature Range:30 - 60 ° C
FCC Certification:Part 95
Midland Radio Corporation is an international industry leader in wireless communications with affiliates in Italy, Bulgaria, Germany, Poland, Russia, Spain, and the United Kingdom, as well as representation in Latin America. Midland develops high quality consumer products such as GMRS Two-Way Radios, Citizen Band (CB) Radios, Marine Radios, Wearable Action Cameras, Bluetooth intercom systems, and All Hazards/Weather Alert Radios. Also, as a leading manufacturer of Land Mobile Radios, Midland supplies professional grade analog and digital (P25 Technology) Portables, Mobiles and Base Stations/Repeaters for government entities such as forestry, public safety, etc., and other commercial users.
Known in the '70s primarily for CB radios and household electronics, Midland has grown with the times by producing innovative new communications products and by actively promoting public emergency preparedness. Midland has manufactured quality Two-Way Radios for the last 50 years and is a market leader in several individual categories.
What's in the Box
Pair of Midland LXT490VP3 Radios, Belt Clips, Desktop Charger, Rechargeable Batteries, AC Wall Adapter, Owner's Manual