I used to own BPR40's from Motorola. I switched to this VX261 radio as the BPR40'S were being discontinued. These work even better than the old radios ever did and were so much less expensive.
The Vertex VX261 UHF two-way radios are the most affordable full powered professional handhelds on the market. With 5 full watts of power and backed with a 3 year factory warranty, this two way radio is built to last. These portable radios are not only fun and handy, but they can also play an important role in your business two way radio communications. These Vertex Standard two way radios have extensive features, ergonomic shape for comfortable use plus a durable, lightweight (10.2 ounces), compact design, you get just what it takes to enhance communication while increasing efficiency and productivity. This is the ideal two way radio for educational institutions, retail and hospitality businesses, service and manufacturing industries and many other demanding, professional applications, the Vertex Standard VX-261 brings you a robust two-way radio solution.
UHF 450-520MHz 5-Watt 16-Channel Two Way Radio
FNB-V133LI-UNI 1380mAh Lith-Ion 7.4V Battery
CLIP-20 Belt Clip
VAC-UNIB Rapid Charger
3-Year Factory Warranty
FCC Narrowband Compliant
A New Combination of Performance and Value
The VX-260 Series delivers the ideal combination of features and performance for efficiency, reliability and interoperability. Experience a new way of getting more for less with Vertex Standard.
Enhanced Audio Output
Excellent Audio performance allows for better message clarity so you can be heard loud and clear in all situations.
The VX-260 series boasts abundant signaling options such as MDC1200®, FleetSync®, DTMF, 2-tone and 5-tone capabilities, providing seamless integration into a mixed fleet.
Safety Not Sacrificed
Emergency alert can be programmed to instantly notify help with a press of a button. Lone Worker is a built-in timer that requires the user to reset at a predetermined interval. If not reset, the radio automatically switches to Emergency mode to alert help. An ideal solution for supervisors to monitor the safety status of radio users working alone. VOX capable with accessory.
Universal Battery System – One Size Fits All
The Universal Battery System for Vertex Standard portable radios takes energy interoperability to a new level by utilizing a single charger base to support multiple radio series when used with designated UNI batteries. Eliminate equipment clutter and confusion by consolidating down to one battery and charging platform and increase your productivity.
Choose the Right Model to Match Your Need
When you buy a Vertex Standard two way radio you can count on a quality product that will last. Vertex runs an accelerated life test on all radio models they produce so they know that after many years of wear and tear the radio will continue to perform when you need it most. This radio comes with the standard Vertex 3 Year Warranty giving you the peace of mind that your looking for when making a mission critical purchase.
The Vertex warranty covers more than just the radio itself. The rechargeable battery that is included as part of this kit is also covered under a 1 year warranty. This warranty will replace the battery included in your kit if the battery capacity falls below 80% of the rated capacity or if the battery develops a leakage. The bottom line is your complete kit is backed by Vertex and you can rely that this product will perform for you in the moments that matter.