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Mastering Tone Scanning with the BTECH GMRS-PRO

In the world of radio communications, having the right tools and knowing how to use them effectively is key to ensuring a smooth and efficient experience. The BTECH GMRS-PRO is equipped with a tone scanning feature that proves indispensable for users needing to access public systems or communicate without prior knowledge of the necessary CTCSS or DCS tones/codes. This guide will walk you through the steps to utilize this feature effectively, enhancing both your communication clarity and security.

Step 1: Access...


April 2024 – DMR-6X2 & DMR-6X2 PRO Firmware Updates

🚀 Big News on for DMR-6X2 Series Owners! 🚀 We’re beyond thrilled to announce the latest and greatest firmware updates for the DMR-6X2 Series! Introducing Firmware 2.10 for DMR-6X2 and Firmware 1.10 for DMR-6X2 PRO - this isn't just an update...

Why This Update is a Big Deal

BTECH is all about innovation and longevity, and with these firmware updates, we're setting new benchmarks. Gone are the days of "use and replace" - we're here for the "use and improve" journey!...


February 2024 – GMRS-PRO App and Firmware Updates

Hey everyone, we've got some fantastic updates for all you GMRS-PRO aficionados out there! Both our iOS and Android apps have received some cool upgrades, and there's a hefty firmware update for the GMRS-PRO radio itself that you won't want to miss. So, let's dive right in and see what's new and how it's going to make your GMRS-PRO experience even better.

A Note on Privacy

In today's world, privacy is key. That's why with these app updates, we're giving you more...


Harnessing the Power of Community with BTECH GMRS Programmer’s Networking Groups

Enhance Your GMRS Communications with BTECH's Latest Networking Groups Feature Welcome to the comprehensive guide on utilizing the newly introduced Networking Groups in the BTECH GMRS Programmer app. With the rollout of this innovative feature, you can now effortlessly connect with GMRS users nationwide or create a bespoke communication hub for your personal network. Let's explore how you can maximize your use of this powerful tool. Step 1: Personalize Your Profile for Tailored Interactions Begin by personalizing your user experience within the app....


DMR-6X2 PRO V1.01j Update: ARC4, Better Performance, and More!

Hello, BTECH community! We are excited to announce the second public firmware release for the DMR-6X2 PRO - V1.01j, dated 7th June 2023. This latest update enriches your DMR-6X2 PRO experience with an array of new features, improved functionalities, and a smoother user interface. We'll delve into the key features of this update in this blog post and guide you on how to proceed with the update. V1.01j Update Highlights This firmware release comes loaded with enhancements: ARC4 Encryption Support: With the...


New GMRS-PRO Firmware 0.6.0: Bluetooth Pairing Upgrades

Greetings to all GMRS-PRO enthusiasts! We're delighted to bring to you the fresh-off-the-software-press Firmware 0.6.0 for your GMRS-PRO radio. In our continued dedication to enhancing your radio communication experience, this update is jam-packed with new features and improvements. The highlight of this release is the major enhancements in Bluetooth connectivity and management. In this blog post, we will guide you through the update process, explore the key enhancements, and provide you with the necessary contact information for any feedback or...


Master the BTECH BS-PTT: Your Comprehensive Video Tutorial and Step-by-Step Guide Included

In the pursuit of relentless innovation, we at BTECH consistently strive to enhance the user experience. Today, we are thrilled to introduce the BTECH BS-PTT Wireless Push-to-Talk (PTT) device. This groundbreaking accessory has been designed to augment your interaction with the GMRS-PRO radio and HFP compatible headsets or audio systems. Our latest invention, the BS-PTT wireless PTT device, transforms the way you transmit and receive audio. It seamlessly blends wireless convenience, efficiency, high-grade audio quality, mobility, and broad compatibility, delivering a...


Calibrating the Compass on Your GMRS-PRO: A Simplified Guide with Video Demonstration

The GMRS-PRO stands out among other radio devices, not only for its remarkable communication features but also for its built-in compass – a crucial tool for outdoor enthusiasts and professionals alike. To keep this compass functioning at peak accuracy, regular calibration is necessary. This might seem complex at first, but we have made it easy for you with this step-by-step guide and an accompanying video demonstration. Why Calibration Matters Calibration aligns the compass with the Earth's magnetic field, correcting for deviations that...


Mastering the Digital Simplex Repeater Function on Your DMR-6X2

For those of us who own a DMR-6X2 digital radio, understanding and utilizing the Digital Simplex Repeater function can greatly enhance our communication capabilities. If you're new to this feature or need guidance on how to use it effectively, let's delve into it step by step to maximize the potential of your DMR-6X2.

What is a Digital Simplex Repeater?

The Digital Simplex Repeater feature allows the DMR-6X2 to function as a Store and Forward Simplex Repeater. Imagine your DMR-6X2 acting as a...