HT Reviews

Looking for the right handheld radio? Tired of reviews that give you a lot of “I bought this so it is the best” and very little objective information? Want comparisons of radios between $20 and $400 all at the same place so you can see the real differences? Then you came to the right place!

The Yaesu FT-70DR is currently the cheapest way to get into Yaesu's Fusion digital radio technology and a remarkably capable
The Baofeng GT-3TP was a purchase that I thought for sure would be my new daily carry radio, and wound
The Baofeng BF-F8HP is a newer, upgraded, and more powerful version of Baofeng's famous UV-5R radio. Or is it? The
The Zastone M7 is a dual-band (2m/70cm) DMR radio which is probably the most under-rated radio in its class available
The Radioddity GD-77 is a dual-band DMR radio that looks like a copy of the Baofeng DM-1801. Is it worth
The Icom ID-31a is a UHF (70cm) D-STAR radio and currently the least expensive new option for getting into D-STAR
The Baofeng UV-9S Tri-Band is a tri-band (2m/1.25m/70cm) radio that comes in standard black or this bright red version. Let's
The Baofeng UV-9R Plus is a dual-band (2m/70cm) waterproof radio and my favorite cheap Chinese radio despite its flaws. Keep
The Baofeng DM-5R Plus is a dual-band (2m/70cm) DMR radio based on the venerable UV-5R. It is also, as of
The Baofeng BF-888s is an inexpensive 70cm radio which is one of the most popular cheap handheld radios in the