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A 10W BaoFeng! Reviewing the UV-S9 Plus + REAL POWER Test | Baofeng Ham Radio

4 May, 2021 - Reading time: 2 minutes

The Baofeng UV-S9 Plus is a 10W (also 8W depending on what website you read) handheld dual band radio that transmits on the 2m and 70cm ham radio bands as well as FM receive functionality.

In this video I do a review and show what you get for your money plus a REAL power output test to see if the claimed 10W is true, or more Baofeng seller hype!

Buy the Baofeng UV-S9 Plus: eBay: https://ebay.us/kDQONZ Amazon: https://amzn.to/3u5qJhC



I also recommend you check out the UV-5R III Triband:

eBay: https://ebay.us/CPiCYU

Amazon: https://amzn.to/3t0jru4

The Baofeng UV-5R is the Cheapest Ham Radio in 2020!

15 February, 2020 - Reading time: 2 minutes

New to ham radio and want to know what is the cheapest you can buy? The Baofeng UV-5R handheld is a good option for those eager to get onto the air quickly! The UV-5R is less than $30 and is the most popular Baofeng in their range of radios.

In this video I show what comes in the box and the reasons why this can be your first handheld to get on the ham bands with! I also do an on air test to show the transmission and reception of the radio.

Baofeng UV-5R on eBay (US): https://ebay.to/2vCzypH

Baofeng UV-5R on eBay (AU): https://ebay.to/39HhB83

Why People HATE The BaoFeng Ham Radio! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YA7Elhfu9kQ

Is the Baofeng UV-5R Ham Radio Banned? Here are the FACTS! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iJdSaFHdPYg

Getting Started with Ham Radio in Australia! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L5eROubL6Jc