If you are looking for an easy to use, robust walkie-talkie for all-weather use, the Motorola TLKR T80 Extreme won’t disappoint you. It is the latest high-spec walkie talkie to be released in the renowned TLKR range. When looking for a set of two-way radios, there are several things to put into consideration, including their primary use, the likely places of use, the possible distances of use, and others features that may be useful, like hands-free operation.
The TLKR T80 is an all-rounded set that comes ready for adventures in the most unforgiving of environments. With a tough water-resistant design, 10km range, and essential accessories, the Motorola TLKR T80 Extreme helps you keep in touch on the highest peaks of your skiing holiday or wildest treks. Some of the features and benefits of this set of two-way radios include:
The TKLR T80 is a license free 2-way radio with an IPX4 rating owing to its water resistant exterior. While it is not dust proof, it is resistant to light rain, splashes, and even heavy rain, making it the ideal communication accessory for a skiing trip. In addition to it being splashproof, the T80 is also shockproof, so you don’t have to fear that it may fail to function after a few bumps.
When tested in urban and open countryside environments, the range provided is nearly as good as you can get from a license-free walkie talkie. At a transmission power of over 500mW, the average range is about 2-3km in an urban setting, up to 5 km in open level countryside, and up to 10km in optimum surroundings like those involving mountaineering expeditions.
Reliable & easy to use
The handsets are very easy to use, and you can start using them straight out the box, though there are is a straightforward and clear manual for detailed instructions. It is, however, recommended that you charge the handsets for 14 hours before first-time use. In addition, the handsets have a favourable weight and feel that makes them easy to use. The come with belt clips for easy and convenient placement, allow straightforward channel and sub-code selection, and offer easy group creation when you need to communicate with your entire team.
Easy to find
Their bright yellow finishing makes them easy to spot if you drop in the snow.
With a battery life of up to 16 hours, VOX function to adjust the sensitivity level depending on environmental noise, and a host of other features that you would expect from a set of 2-way radios for this price range, the Motorola TLKR T80 Extreme is a great skiing adventure accessory. Check out the following tips for planning the best family skiing holiday.