Updated: August 2017 The Uniden R3 is the evolution of the Uniden DFR7. It offers a number of different benefits and improvements over the DFR7. Let’s compare the Uniden R3 vs. DFR7 so that you can decide which detector you should buy or if you should upgrade if you already own the DFR7.
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- By Vortex
May 1, 2017
- 5 mins to read
Uniden is introducing two new high end radar detectors which are the successors to the DFR6 and DFR7. They are called the Uniden R1 and the Uniden R3 and they’re so good, they’re rendering some of the current top of the line benchmark radar detectors virtually obsolete.
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- By Vortex
February 29, 2016
- 18 mins to read
If you live in Canada, which radar detector and laser jammer is best for you? Well my complete radar detector buyer’s guide will be applicable for you even though it’s geared towards US drivers. Adding to that, there’s a few things to go over that Canadian drivers need to focus on specifically so let’s take a look at the best …
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Best Radar Detectors
Uniden R8 ($699)
Long range, arrows, GPS, my radar detector of choice
Uniden R7 ($499)
Best bang for the buck with arrows, go-to recommendation
Valentine 1 Gen2 ($499)
Long range, excellent arrows, amazing features w/ third party apps, my favorite for road trips
Escort Redline 360c ($799)
Best plug-and-play radar detector, long range, minimal false alerts, feature-packed (Unavailable due to parts shortages)
Radenso DS1 ($399)
Best radar detector under $400
Uniden R3 ($299)
Best radar detector under $300
Uniden DFR8 ($189)
Best radar detector under $200
Best Laser Jammers
AntiLaser Priority ($1009 Dual, $1639 Triple TX BT HiFi)
The best performing and top laser jammer on the market
Stinger Fibers ($1740 Dual, $3240 Quad)
Tiny heads for stealthy installs, great for exotic cars, expensive, poor track record of updates
TMG Alpha-15 ($679 Dual, $749 Triple VPR)
Best affordable laser jammer, JBV1 integration (Save $70 off triples+ w/ coupon “VortexRadar”)
Escort ZW5 ($849 Dual)
Wireless laser jammers that integrate w/ windshield mount Escort radar detectors, easiest to install
Adaptiv TPX ($495 Dual, $675 Triple)
Designed for motorcycles (Save 10% with coupon “Vortex”)
Best Custom Installed Radar Detectors
Escort Max Ci ($1999, $2399 w/ arrows)
Long range, automatic, bluetooth, cloud integration
Radenso RC M ($2099 w/ arrows)
Best future-proof remote RD, can integrate with ALP, best BSM filtering, MRCD support
Net Radar DSP ($679, $1179 w/ arrows)
Best inexpensive custom installed radar detector, integrates with AntiLaser Priority
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