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BF-TECH CA BF-F8RT(UV-5X) 8W High Power Amateur Ham Radio

BF-TECH CA BF-F8RT(UV-5X) 8W High Power Amateur Ham Radio

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  • 144-148
  • 430-450
  • SMA Female (Chinese Style)

K Plug


  • FM

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BFTECH BF-F8RT (UV-5R 4th Gen, Model:UV-5X) 8-Watt Dual Band Two-Way Radio

Introducing the BF-F8RT 8-Watt Dual Band Handheld Ham Radio from BFTECH.

This powerful, yet compact radio is the perfect choice for any amateur radio enthusiast.

With 8 watts of output power, it can easily reach out across the airwaves and make contact with other radio operators.

The dual band feature allows you to monitor two bands at once, so you can keep up with all the latest news, events, and conversations in the ham radio world.

With its large LCD display, you'll be able to clearly read all the information you need, whether it be band frequency, signal strength, or other settings. Additionally, the BF-F8RT can be programmed with up to 128 channels, so you can store all your favorite frequencies for easy access.

Plus, it comes with a high-gain antenna for improved reception and transmission. So if you're looking for a reliable and powerful handheld Ham Radio, then the BF-F8RT from BFTECH is the one for you.

This radio requires a license in the proficiency of Amateur Radio and must be operated within the scope of RBR-4

BFTECH BF-F8RT(UV-5R 4rd Gen, Model:UV-5X) 8-Watt Dual Band


The BF-F8RT is a dual band handheld radio that improves on the UV-5R+ with more transmit power based on a new generation chipset.

Beyond the 3 Power Levels (1, 4, 8 watt) it also includes: a new 2800mAh Battery, an in-depth user guide, and the NA-772R Antenna. All while still maintaining full backward accessory compatibility with all prior UV-5R accessories.

BFTECH BF-F8RT(UV-5R 4rd Gen, Model:UV-5X) 8-Watt Dual Band


Average Battery Life:
UV-5R High (4W): 18 Hours.
BF-F8RT High (8W): 25 Hours.
BF-F8RT Mid (5W): 30 Hours.
The large battery gives you peace of mind to use the built-In flashlight or even the built in FM radio – and still have the power to communicate throughout the day without recharging.



The BF-F8RT was designed in North America and because not everyone is a radio-expert we really wanted to focus on providing an easier user experience! That starts with the new in-depth manual that guides you through the capabilities and customization of the BF-F8RT. 



  • BFTECH BF-F8RT (8Watt).
  • 2800mAh Battery.
  • V-85 Antenna.
  • N-772R Antenna
  • Power Adapter.
  • Earpiece.
  • Belt Clip.
  • Hand Strap.
  • Battery Charger.
  • User Manual.

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