This weekend I set out to test a bunch of radar detectors in a very difficult situation we encounter up here in Washington: officers hiding behind a bend shoot radar with trees blocking long range detection. The test course we set up was very challenging and helped separate higher end detectors from the weaker detectors.
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Radenso RC M Adds Directional Voice Announcements
Radenso has released an update for the RC M (firmware Hub 28 Disp 23) that brings two new improvements to the radar detector including 1) directional voice announcements for radar alerts as well as 2) a bug fix for the removable display.
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Escort Redline 360c Radar Detector Testing
Time to test out the brand new $749 Escort Redline 360c. Escort claims it offers “noticeably” better performance than the Uniden R7 and Valentine 1 Gen2, longer range than the Max 360c, and 2x the range of the Redline EX. How good is the new RL360c in practice? Time to run it head-to-head against the …
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How to Set Up & Configure the Radenso RC M
The Radenso RC M is an excellent custom installed radar detector with great performance, false alert filtering, low powered radar detection, and ALP integration. The Radenso RC M manual does a great job going over the radar detector and so in this tutorial, we’ll go over things in a bit more detail and help you …
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Valentine 1 Gen2 Testing vs. Uniden R7, V1 Gen1, and more
So how does the new Valentine 1 Gen2 stack up in terms of long term detection? Well this week I went to find out by testing it against all the other best radar detectors on the market.
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Radenso Theia vs. the Spectre Elite Radar Detector Detector
Radar detector detectors like the Spectre Elite are designed specifically to detect radar detectors. Ever wondered how RDD’s work? Will Theia be undetectable to RDD’s? Radenso just published an amazing video going over RDD’s. In this video, they explain exactly how radar detector detectors work and then gave us a look at what we can expect …
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Radenso Pro M: New Alert Tones with Firmware US19
Radenso has released firmware US19 for the Pro M which adds new alert tones for the different radar and laser alerts. Here’s a quick demo of the 15 different alert tones. They’re individually selectable for X, K, Ka, MRCD, MRCT, Gatso, & Laser. I’ve never been a huge fan of the default tones for K …
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Radenso RC M: Bug Fixes with Firmware 24
Radenso just released firmware 24 for the Radenso RC M radar detector. FW24 is a minor update that fixes a few bugs with the detector: KA mute (some couldn’t mute certain KA alerts) Lockout mute (some units didn’t mute a locked out alert) Update error fix (Some had issues updating the firmware. They were locked …
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Radenso Introduces Artificial Intelligence in their Radar Detector, Theia
Radenso is introducing Artificial Intelligence in their upcoming line of radar detectors. Combined with significantly better hardware and developed by extremely talented engineers, this should lead to the creation of the best radar detector on the market… by a mile. It’ll be named Theia. Here’s a few benefits you can expect from Theia: Zero BSM …
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Radenso RC M update: Improved Audio Alerts with Firmware 22
Radenso just released firmware update 22 for the RC M that adds some welcome updates to the radar and laser audio alerts. Performance and filtering are otherwise unchanged in this update.
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