The Motorola Talkabout MT350R is a waterproof walkie talkie that’s built specifically for long duration outdoor use. It’s robust, and dust and splash resistant making it perfect for long hikes, camping or skiing trips. The walkie talkie is packed with features to make our lives easier and it’s battery life is incredible. This walkie talkie is featured in our top 5.
Another way to use the MT350R very well is to take it on hunting trips. The MT250T comes with the iVOX feature which offers hands free communication. The radio will automatically transmit when you speak in the microphone, which leaves your hands free. Another great feature this walkie talkie has is VibraCall. VibraCall gives a silent ringer vibration instead of having a ringing sound. The silent ringer is ideal in situations where sound could be intrusive, like when hunting, or at music concerts.
If you're planning a backpacking trip, every ounce matters. You should make sure that your walkie talkie won't add too much weight to your pack. Nearly all modern radios include rechargeable batteries and a charger, but if you are planning a longer excursion into the wilderness, you should look for a radio that can also run on disposable batteries. Lastly, make sure you get a waterproof walkie talkie, just in case you drop it in water.
Help & Support
Since walkie talkies are meant for outdoor use, make sure to pick one with a long warranty. The standard warranty is one year, but many manufacturers offer three-year warranties. For self help, make sure the website has a FAQs section and downloadable user manuals. Also, make sure the manufacturer offers email and telephone contact information.
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