BaofengThe Baofeng UV-5R is a compact hand held dual band , radio transceiver providing 4 watts output in the range of 136-174 MHz and 400-480 MHz.

It is a compact, economical HT that includes a special VHF receive band from 65 – 108 MHz which includes the regular FM broadcast band.

Feature a Dual watch and dual reception is supported. Offer a total of to 128 memories.

  • Other features include:
  • selectable wide/narrow,
  • battery save function,
  • VOX, DCS/CTCSS encode,
  • key lock and built in flashlight.

Selectable frequency steps include: 2.5, 5, 6.25, 10, 12.5 and 25 kHz.

RF power may be selected at 4 or 1 watts.

This radio comes with ANT5 SMA-J flexible antenna, BL-5 Li-ion battery (7.4V 1800 mAh), belt clip, wrist strap, AC adapter (8.4V 600ma) and drop-in charging tray.

Baofeng UV-5R is comemrcialized in several different models, the table below can help you understand differences

UV-5R-CompareChart
Baofeng UV-5R-Comparison Chart

Some UV-5R related links from our links directory

UV5R Cross Band Repeater Project
UV5R Cross Band Repeater Project
A project to build a cross band repeater using a pair of Baofeng UV5R handheld transceivers....

UV-5R Keypad and functions
UV-5R Keypad and functions
UV5R / UV82 series UV5R, UV82, GT3, BFF8, F8HP, etc Keypad Layout and Functions...

Programming UV-5R
Programming UV-5R
Programming memories manually the Baofeng UV-5R...

UV-5R User Manuals
UV-5R User Manuals
Original User Manual for the Baofeng UV5R...

Baofeng UV-5R models
Baofeng UV-5R models
UV-5R models comparison chart...