There is a lot of controversy about the range of handheld gmrs. decorated with colorful packaging labels on which front-range indicated just silly figure. This sounds blatant stupidity? Me too. Vendors can also be completely incompetent and do not know much about gmrs. Midland gxt Series radios are very well built.
Radios gxt 6xxx Waterproof (but not waterproof standard IPX7). This means that they may be in the rain but should not be submerged. If you need a waterproof radio, pay attention to the company's products Garmin. True radio Garmin times in 5 more expensive, but they have more and gps priemnik.Midland for decades been a leader in telecommunications and produce truly reliable radio. In size radios Midland about the same as Motorola, although Cobra manufactures smaller station.
Radios gxt 6xxx series have lcd screen that reads well in bright sunlight or at night with lights. All radio stations have a capacity of gxt 6xxx 5W. Know that the power of 5W is only on gmrs channels and not on the frs, where maximum power is 0.5 the distance to communicate any gmrs or frs radios depends on electromagnetic interference and the obstacles. The best way to increase the range of the radio station is to be above all obstruct or attempt to do so would be the least amount of obstacles. gmrs range allows transmit radio signals with the power of no more than 50W, but if we increase the capacity up to 50W is not much help to increase distance communication if the path of radio waves a lot of obstacles.