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December 20, 2017

Radio 101 - How to set the power level on the Midland GXT1000


The Midland GXT1000 allows you to set the power levels on select channels to maximize battery life and boost the transmit range as needed. However, there are limitations.

In this episode of Radio 101, Rick Savoia from Buy Two Way Radios and The Two Way Radio Show Podcast shows you how to set the power level on the Midland GXT1000VP4 and GXT1050VP4 GMRS two way radios. He also explains which channels override this setting and why.

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December 13, 2017

Radio 101 - How To Reset the Baofeng UV-5R to the English Language


So you've reset your Baofeng UV-5R Dual Band Two Way Radio and now it's speaking in Chinese. How do you change the voice prompts back to English?

In this episode of Radio 101, Rick Savoia from Buy Two Way Radios and The Two Way Radio Show Podcast shows you how to quickly and easily navigate the menu to reset the UV-5R back to the English language.

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December 6, 2017

Radio 101 - Comparing FRS and GMRS Two Way Radio Warranties


Two Way Radios are not created equal, and neither are their warranties. And, yes, as we've pointed out in a previous Radio 101 video, the warranty is a feature.

In this episode of Radio 101, Rick Savoia from Buy Two Way Radios and The Two Way Radio Show Podcast compares the manufacturer warranties of some popular name brand FRS and GMRS two way radios.

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November 29, 2017

Radio 101 - The importance of the two way radio warranty


When shopping for radios, there are a lot of different features to consider. The most important feature of any two way radio is the warranty.

Wait a moment. The warranty is a feature? How? Why?

In this episode of Radio 101, Rick Savoia from Buy Two Way Radios and The Two Way Radio Show Podcast will explain why a warranty is important and provides a formula to determine how the length of a manufacturer warranty can help you calculate the quality factor of a radio.

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July 28, 2017

TYT MD-9600 Dual Band DMR Digital Mobile Radio unboxing video


TYT created quite a stir when it introduced the first dual band handheld DMR digital two way radio, the MD-2017. Now the company has taken it up a notch with the first mobile DMR radio with multiple bands. Introducing the TYT MD-9600 Dual Band mobile DMR digital two way radio!

What does it look like? How is it different? Most notably, how does it sound? In this video, Rick Savoia from Buy Two Way Radios and The Two Way Radio Show Podcast opens the box, turns it on and gives you a first look and listen. Now available for pre-order!

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May 31, 2017

TYT MD-2017 Dual Band DMR Digital Radio unboxing video


TYT shook up the digital two way radio marketplace when it first introduced the full featured and low priced TYT MD-380. Two years later, they created the MD-390, a GPS enabled model that was waterproof and submersible. Now TYT has done it again, with the TYT MD-2017 Dual Band DMR Digital Two Way Radio!

What's it like? Find out in this unboxing video, as Rick Savoia from Buy Two Way Radios opens it up, turns it on and gives you a first look at this dual band digital portable handheld now available for pre-order.

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January 25, 2017

Midland MXT MicroMobile radios unboxing video


In 2015 Midland Introduced the MXT100 Micro Mobile GMRS Radio. Now the company is launching three new models, the 5 watt MXT105, the 15 watt MXT115 and the full 40 watt MXT400!

In this video, Rick Savoia from Buy Two Way Radios unboxes all three models and gives you a preview of what these exciting new radios offer to the GMRS.

January 4, 2017

Kenwood ProTalk TK-3230DX unboxing video


The Kenwood TK-3230 XLS was popular for its small size, light weight and ease of operation. Now the next generation is here, the Kenwood ProTalk® TK-3230DX!

What's new and different about the DX? Is it any better than its predecessor? Watch as Rick Savoia from Buy Two Way Radios opens the box and gives you a brief first look at this new radio from Kenwood.

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July 20, 2016

TYT MD-390 DMR Digital Radio unboxing video


First came the TYT MD-380, which forever changed the game of DMR digital two way radio. Now, TYT has upped the game, with the introduction of a new version, the MD-390!

So, what's different and unique about the MD-390? Find out in this unboxing video, as Rick Savoia from Buy Two Way Radios takes it out of the package, gives you a brief overview of this transceiver and performs a side by side comparison with the original MD-380. For more on this DMR radio, hear our review in Episode 102 of The Two Way Radio Show Podcast.

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July 13, 2016

XLT Painless Programming Cable installation video


Why go through the pain and hassle of installing the driver for that old programming cable in Windows 10 when you can do it painlessly with the Painless Programming Cable from XLT!

Installation of the XLT Painless Programming Cable is quick and easy. How easy is it? Watch as Rick Savoia from Buy Two Way Radios introduces you to this programming cable, plugs it into a laptop, and shows you just how easy and painless it really is to install.

The XLT Painless Programming Cable is available with connectors for: For additional installation instructions, read How to install the XLT Painless Programming Cable.