Midland LXT490VP3 26-Mile 36-Channel FRS/GMRS Two-Way Radio (Pair)

Midland LXT490VP3 26-Mile 36-Channel FRS/GMRS Two-Way Radio (Pair)

  • 36-channel two-way GMRS radio with a range of up to 26 miles and 121 privacy codes
  • NOAA weather alert radio with scan for severe weather and other emergency alerts
  • eVox with three sensitivity levels for hands-free, voice-activated transmission
  • Features include five call alerts, roger beep, channel scan, auto squelch, monitor and more
  • Bundle includes pair of radios with belt clips, desk charger, and batteries/adapter

Midland’s LXT490VP3 radios feature 36 channels, along with NOAA weather/hazard alert. 22 GMRS channels and an extra 14 boast a range of up to 26 miles. Scan the nearest NOAA broadcast to stay on top of weather information, along with other emergency announcements such as Amber alerts, nuclear plant warnings, biological hazards, or fire/landslide warnings. The LXT490VP3 features three-level eVox for hands-free operation, 121 privacy codes, channel scan, five distinct call alerts, keypad lock, and more. A dual power option allows the use of the included rechargeable batteries or 4 “AAA” batteries.

Midland’s LXT490VP3 radios feature 36 channels, along with NOAA weather/hazard alert. 22 GMRS channels and an extra 14 boast a range of up to 26 miles. Scan the nearest NOAA broadcast to stay on top of weather information, along with other emergency announcements such as Amber alerts, nuclear plant warnings, biological hazards, or fire/landslide warnings. The LXT490VP3 features three-level eVox for hands-free operation, 121 privacy codes, channel scan, five distinct call alerts, keypad lock, and more. A dual power option allows the use of the included rechargeable batteries or 4 “AAA” batteries. An external jack can be used for the Midland AVP-1 AVPH1, AVPH2, AVPH3, AVPH4, AVPH5 Headsets.

36 channels, along with NOAA weather/hazard alert. Click to enlarge.

Bright Backlit Display
The unit’s brilliant LCD is easy to read, day or night.

22 Channels Plus 14 Extra Channels
The LXT490VP3 offers 22 GMRS/FRS channels for clear, crisp communication with easy button access, along with 14 extra channels for added privacy.

Up to 26 Mile Range
Get a longer range of communication, particularly in open areas with little or no obstruction.

121 Privacy Codes
A wealth of privacy codes means you get up to 2676 channel options, to help you block other conversations.

NOAA Weather Alert Radio
The LXT490 series has an NOAA weather radio function, which enables reception of weather reports from designated NOAA stations, for automatic alerts on sever weather hazards 24/7.

Weather Scan
Easily scan the active weather channels in your area with Weather Radio scan. The radio will stop on any active channel.

Includes a pair of radios with belt clips, desk charger, and batteries/adapter.

Channel Scan
Automatically check all channels for activity. The radio stops on any active channel for four seconds before resuming.

High/Low Power Setting
Adjust transmit power and conserve battery life with two separate power settings.

eVOX
Enjoy hands-free, voice-activated transmission without the need for external microphones. Three sensitivity levels allow you to set the threshold at which your voice is detected.

Silent Operation
Turns off all beeps and tones for quiet operation.

Five Call Alerts
Use different call tones to notify you of incoming calls within your group.

Auto Squelch
Remove background noise caused by interference or weak transmission with Auto Squelch.

Keypad Lock
Locks in your selected settings so you avoid accidentally changing them.

Monitor
Checks for any activity within your channel, for both monitoring or for checking activity before transmitting.

Water Resistant
Prevents damage from light water exposure from rain/etc. (not submersible or waterproof).

Roger Beep
An optional Roger Beep indicates call completion. Once the PTT button is released, the radio will beep to confirm to other users that your transmission has finished.

Keystroke Tones
Get audible tones with each key press for response/confirmation.

Mic and Headphone Jacks
Features accessory jacks for Midland’s AVP1, AVPH1, AVPH2, AVPH3, AVPH4, AVPH5 Headsets.

LXT490VP3 Specs

Channels: 36 FRS and GMRS
Frequency Band: 462.550 ~ 467.7125 MHz
Unit Dimensions (H x Wx D): 6 x 2.25 x 1.75 inches
Unit Weight: 0.2 lbs.
Display Size (W x H): .875 x .75 inches
Privacy Codes: 38 CTCSS, 83 DCS
Weather Frequency: 162.400-163.275
VOX Levels: 3
RoHS Compliant: Yes
Power Requirement: Four AAA
Operating Temperature Range: 30 – 60 ° C
FCC Certification: Part 95


About Midland

Midland Radio Corporation is an international industry leader in wireless communications with affiliates in Italy, Bulgaria, Germany, Poland, Russia, Spain, and the United Kingdom, as well as representation in Latin America. Midland develops high quality consumer products such as GMRS Two-Way Radios, Citizen Band (CB) Radios, Marine Radios, Wearable Action Cameras, Bluetooth intercom systems, and All Hazards/Weather Alert Radios. Also, as a leading manufacturer of Land Mobile Radios, Midland supplies professional grade analog and digital (P25 Technology) Portables, Mobiles and Base Stations/Repeaters for government entities such as forestry, public safety, etc., and other commercial users.

Known in the ’70s primarily for CB radios and household electronics, Midland has grown with the times by producing innovative new communications products and by actively promoting public emergency preparedness. Midland has manufactured quality Two-Way Radios for the last 50 years and is a market leader in several individual categories.

What’s in the Box

Pair of Midland LXT490VP3 Radios, Belt Clips, Desktop Charger, Rechargeable Batteries, AC Wall Adapter, Owner’s Manual

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