This Baofeng BF-888S review is specifically aimed at folks who want to try their hands on ham radio operations for the first. I get it that the cost of starting a full-fledged amateur radio operation can be astronomical.
Buying a cool walkie talkie like a Baofeng device is just the first step in two-way handheld wireless communication. Because some Baofeng models are high-end hybrid units, using them can be confusing to first-timers.
I wish I could tell you that your BaoFeng radio can transmit up to 10 miles without blinking an eye, but many factors affect the accuracy of a BaoFeng radio propagation such that can cause the radio’s transmission range to fluctuate.
But if you want a slight idea of what to expect from your BaoFeng radio, you should consider: