Buyer's Guide - Simple Basic Business Radios

Two way radios in this category are our most popular radios. These 2-way radios are easy to use, entry-level, and most affordable. They are know as the "work-horse" of commercial two-way radios. They are the top pick of businesses who don't want a lot of confusing features, but want a good basic business radio that will last. These radios are built to meet military specifications, which means they'll provide years of daily use.

First, I need help deciding if VHF or UHF is best for me.

Icom F1000 VHF | F2000 UHF Two-Way Radio
► Base Model has 16 Channels ► 3 Programmable Buttons  ► Loudest Audio 1,500mW  ► 4 / 5 Watts (UHF / VHF) ► Waterproof & Rugged ► Compact Design ► Repeater Capable ► PC Programming Setup


Connect Systems CS100 UHF Two-Way Radio
► UHF  ► 32 Channels ► 2 Programmable Keys ► Easy to Use ► Affordable  ► Extra Loud Audio (1,000mW) ► 4 Watts (UHF) ► Repeater Capable ► VOX Ready ► Battery and Charger Included..
 
 
Connect Systems CS100 UHF Two-Way Radio
► VHF  ► 32 Channels ► 2 Programmable Keys ► Easy to Use ► Affordable  ► Extra Loud Audio (1,000mW) ► 4 Watts (UHF) ► Repeater Capable ► VOX Ready ► Battery and Charger Included
 
 
Motorola MVX-261 Two-Way Radio | Vertex Standard
► 16 Channels ► 5 Watts ► 2 Programmable Keys ► 700mW Speaker ► Lone Worker and Emergency Alert ► Multiple Scan Modes ► Radio-to-radio Cloning ► Compact Size ► Programmable Frequencies
 
 
Icom F3001 VHF | F4001 UHF Two-Way Radio
► 16 Channels ► 2 Programmable Keys ► Easy to Use ► Affordable ► Extra Loud Audio (800mW) ► 20 Hours of Operation     ► 4 / 5 Watts (UHF / VHF) ► Repeater Capable ► Easy PC Programming Setup   ► Battery and Charger Included.
 
► 8 or 16 Channels Models   ► 2 Programmable Keys ► 4 / 5 Watts (UHF / VHF) ► Rugged ► Repeater Capable ► 1 Year Warranty..
 
 
► 2 Watts ► VHF ► 16 Channels ► Simple to Use ► Calling Alert ► Channel Announce ► Compact Design ► Pre-Stored Frequencies for easy set-up.

 

Kenwood ProTalk TK-3400-U16P UHF Two-Way Radio

► 2 Watts ► UHF ► 16 Channels ► Simple to Use ► Calling Alert ► Channel Announce ► Compact Design ► Pre-Stored Frequencies for easy set-up.
 
Icom F3011 UHF Two-Way Radio ► 16 Channels ► 2 Programmable Keys ► Simple to Use ► Compact Lightweight ► 4 Watts ► Li-Ion Battery with Rapid Charger ► Repeater Capable ► Easy PC Programming Setup.
 
Icom F4011 UHF Two-Way Radio ► 16 Channels ► 2 Programmable Keys ► Simple to Use ► Compact Lightweight ► 4 Watts ► Li-Ion Battery with Rapid Charger ► Repeater Capable ► Easy PC Programming Setup.
 
Midland MB400 ► 16 Channels ► 2 Programmable Keys ► Simple to Use ► Waterproof ► Compact Lightweight ► 4 Watts ► Li-Ion Battery with Rapid Charger ► Repeater Capable ► Easy PC Programming Setup.

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