The UV-5R is a popular low cost comms solution for beginners and experts alike. What many folks miss are the numerous replacements and add-ons that are required to get the most out of the radio. Programming the radio can also be a huge barrier as it requires special cables and software or hours pushing buttons on the keypad. We’ve done all the legwork for you and built a turn-key kit that solves these problems. This system provides the solution for utilizing your radio as an everyday carry radio with increased range and USB charging capability.
The UV-5R Essentials Kit includes:
Baofeng UV-5R Radio Transceiver – Note: exact model varies based on availability. UV-5R Plus is pictured.
Factory Accessories – Includes Original Battery, AC Charging Dock, Earpiece, Lanyard etc.
User Manual in English – Helpful reference that is often missing from radios purchased through 3rd party sellers.
Super Elastic Signal Stick Antenna with BNC Adapter – Extend your range, modularity, and ruggedness.
BL-5L 3800MAh Extended Battery – Extend your runtime plus USB charging.
USB Charging Cable – Ditch the bulky charging cradle and recharge your radio anywhere you can find USB.
FREE Custom Programming – Your radio arrives ready to use with standard frequencies and repeaters based on your location. Put any special requests in your order notes.
Printed Programming Memory Guide – Refer to a physical printout of the essential information for each memory programmed into the radio.
Please allow up to 4 to 6 weeks for assembly and programming.