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Synchronizing the DMR Amateur Digital Contact Lists in the DMR-6X2 Radio Series

There seems to be a LOT of discussion on how to manipulate the DMR digital contact lists for use in the DMR-6X2 Series (DMR-6X2, DMR-6X2 PRO) of radios. Let’s start off by stating — the contact lists are out in the wild, and FREE. Granted radioid.net costs money to operate (as all websites do) and Glenn does have a subscription option to help maintain the site, but other sites are just out to generate pocket change and you will be paying...


New Release – BTECH UV-50X2 (2nd Generation)

Thursday, December 8, 2022 BTECH is delighted to announce the release of the second-generation UV-50X2. While this next generation of UV-50X2 provides the same functionality of the previous generation, it comes with a few convenient upgrades and performance enhancements for the user experience. Upgrades The second-generation UV-50X2 features all new menus and operations that allow audio input/output from the RJ45 microphone jack. This allows users to install their radio into custom applications and control where the speaker and mic audio are routed. VOX...


Wirelessly Share Memory Channels between different GMRS-PRO Radios

One of the best features on the GMRS-PRO is the ability to share memory channels between radios using only the keys on the front panel. This eliminates the hassle of having to program your radio with a separate device.To utilize this channel sharing mode, you must have at least ONE channel group on the radio you wish to share from. This can be the default group which is loaded at the factory, or another group you have modified either on...


New Release – BTECH DMR-6X2 PRO

Friday, September 2, 2022 Our long awaited, next generation digital handheld has finally arrived… BTECH is excited to announce the release of the new BTECH DMR-6X2 PRO, a premium dual band two-way radio that is packed to the brim with features and is our most versatile and powerful handheld radio we have ever released. The DMR-6X2 PRO is designed to be fully customized to meet the needs of both commercial and amateur users. Starting with simple customizations, the user can customize...


GMRS-V2 Wideband & Narrowband Fix

The BTECH GMRS-V2 is the first GMRS radio of its kind. It is the first GMRS radio to allow you to quickly add any GMRS channel to any memory location in a few button presses. Using the new GMRS 'quick add' option in Menu 43 ('GCH-AD') you can add another GMRS channel to any of the 200 channel locations. Here's how that new menu works: First you select this new menu option (Menu 43) and it will allow you to enter...


New Release – BTECH GMRS-PRO

Monday, August 1, 2022 The radio to make any GMRS user a 'Pro' is here. BTECH is very proud to announce the release of the new BTECH GMRS-PRO, a premium 5W GMRS two-way radio that is designed for users to get the most out of their radio while still being backwards compatible with all other GMRS and FRS radios. Multiple users with GMRS-PRO radios can communicate via text message, send and request GPS locations, use SOS alerts, and more. When compared to...


New Release – BTECH GMRS-20V2

Wednesday, July 27, 2022 BTECH is proud to announce the release of the GMRS-20V2! It is the most versatile waterproof GMRS mini mobile radio available. Equipped with the ground breaking second generation GMRS firmware features found in our GMRS-V2, the GMRS-20V2 takes those features inside a compact 20W submersible mobile radio.  Arrange, modify, and use the 200 completely programmable channels as GMRS, NOAA, or Scanner channels. There is nothing fixed preventing you from arranging your channel memories the way that works...


New Release – RPS-30PRO and RPS-30M

Friday, July 15, 2022 Knowledge is power…But power is also power. BTECH is proud to announce the release of both the RPS-30M regulated power supply and the RPS-30PRO regulated power supply. These power convertors allow for simple and reliable AC-to-DC power conversion with a constant source of DC voltage. They are an ideal power source for CB, Ham, GMRS, and LMR Two-way radios; scanners; and all DC powered equipment. The RPS-30M is a go-to power supply for all standard 13.8V equipment, while...


New Release – BTECH FRS-A1

Friday, July 15, 2022 BTECH is thrilled to announce that we are releasing the FRS-A1 walkie talkies — the perfect license free walkie talkie for all users of all ages. The FRS-A1 is ideal for use on vacations, camping trips, hiking, hunting, and for general use between families, friends, and businesses. We have added features from our commercial BTECH radios to create the most versatile and high-powered walkie talkie available. The FRS-A1 is communication made easy. Features and Functions The dual watch on...


Blog: Why isn’t my Baofeng FM radio working?

One of the most common questions that we have been receiving lately has been: ‘Why isn't the FM radio working on my radio?’ First, before we dive into the topic, we will preface the answer by affirming that all BTECH distributed radios have fully functioning FM radios and no modifications have been made to our distributed radios or products. As we are all aware there have many hurdles to manufacturing, including a chip shortage, ever since the pandemic’s start in 2020....