Leixen VV-898 Dual Band VHF/UHF 136-174 – 400-470MHz 10W DTMF – Wide/Narrow Band: 25kHz/12.5kHz – Channel step: 5/6.25/10/12.5/25KHz, RX: 136-174MHz / 400-520MHz / 200-260MHz / (rx wFM) 87.5-108MHz – Made in China by QUANZHOU LEIXEN ELECTRONICS CO., LTD, located in Quanzhou, Fujian Province.
Recently released from Leixen in China, the VV-898 Dual Band V/U Mobile Transceiver, it has High/Low TX Power Selectable of 10 Watts or 4 Watts and it has some nice features, least of all its tiny size (120x90x40mm) and very low price about €.90 via eBay vendors. – ! A programming cable (option) is recommended to buy together.
Come si legge nell’immagine qui sopra, il produttore riporta i dati e i marchi di conformità previsti per i vari mercati, comunque tali “compliances” sembrano non sempre riportate nelle etichette ID degli apparati giunti via eBay.
The insides of the radio are remarkably unremarkable – Inside two all the surface mount parts sandwiched in between the heatsink.
VV-898 on the left of the LCD display are CHA+ and CHA- buttons which step the frequency Up or Down in VFO mode. They also step through memory channels when in MEMORY mode. Under the LCD display are three soft buttons marked P1, P2 and P3 as well as the power button and You tend to forget what function they are set to do.
On the right side of the display are the VOL+ and VOL- for increasing or decreasing the audio. When in MENU mode they also allow for stepping through menu items as does the CHA+ and CHA- buttons. The Menu settings are quite straightforward. – [Note] For more info & data please read the User Manual ENG version.
[Note] – Detailed specifications: please see the official sources – All specifications are subject to change without notice – All trademarks belong to their respective holders.- This page is just a non-official overview, where no one should draw any conclusions – All images and versions above is for illustration only. (tnx)