Learn GMRS

As As an FCC-approved, low-threshold, long-distance radio solution that can be obtained, GMRS has been increasingly recognized by the market since its update in 2017.

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The General Mobile Radio Service (GMRS) is a licensed radio service that uses channels around 462 MHz and 467 MHz. The most common use of GMRS channels is for short-distance, two-way voice communications using hand-held radios, mobile radios and repeater systems. In 2017, the FCC expanded GMRS to also allow short data messaging applications including text messaging and GPS location information["GMRS Specifications and U.S. licensing information". FCC.] .

Advantages of GMRS

1. FCC regulations allow the connection of repeaters. A GMRS licensee may use a combination of portable, mobile, fixed and repeater stations consistent with the operational and technical rules in Sub part E of Part 95. The use of some channels is restricted to certain types of stations and certain channels are reserved for voice- only operations, while other channels allow voice and data operations. This means in GMRS, connect GMRS repeater is allowed and no additional requirements.

2. Long distance. GMRS operators are permitted to transmit at up to 50 watts, which means with GMRS radio solutions, you can expect a communications range of five to twenty-five miles.

3. Low requirements for license application. 18 years or older and not a representative of a foreign government can apply for a GMRS license without any other requirement. Once you receive a license, any family member, regardless of age, can operate GMRS stations and units within the licensed system.

4. Low cost. $70 for 10 years, Only $7 per year. One person applies, any family member, regardless of age, can operate GMRS stations and units within the licensed system.

5.Widely application scenarios of GMRS GMRS handheld two way radio is widely used in family outdoor activities, such as going out camping, hunting, cycling, hiking, etc. It is also used in daily communication on farms and pastures.

GMRS mobile radio is favored by many car owners, because GMRS mobile radio allows them to obtain a longer communication distance under the conditions allowed by the FCC, avoiding regulatory troubles.

GMRS repeater If you have a GMRS license, no other requirements are required. You can directly purchase and use GMRS repeater, which permitted to transmit at up to 50 watts, allows you got long talking distance.

Shared GMRS repeater information can also help you directly connect to the nearest GMRS repeater to extend your call distance.

GMRS radios are widely used in the rescue of natural disasters such as earthquakes, tsunamis, mountain torrents, typhoons, strong winds, and tornadoes.

Suggestion From Retevis Solutions

If you need to use the walkie-talkie in a wider environment, Or need your walkie-talkie to have a longer talk distance, or need a walkie-talkie between family members, or for outdoor activities such as hunting, hiking, cycling, outdoor car team travel, camping, off-road, for prepare, or for large-scale pastures and farms. If you want to obtain long-distance radio communication at a low cost, Retevis Solutions recommends you choose GMRS Radio from a professional point of view.

To choose GMRS Radio, please focus on the Retevis brand. We guarantee that all Retevis GMRS radios, All Retevis handheld GMRS two way radio, mobile GMRS radio, and GMRS repeater, meet the FCC regulations. Contact us to get the FCC ID of the model you are interested in, Retevis Solutions keep supplying the best service for you.