Reviewers find that the Midland GXT1000VP4 offers the best blend of features, durability and price. This walkie-talkie has a stated range of up to 36 miles, though users say its actual range is more like 1 to 6 miles. It's also sturdy and weatherproof, and it includes handy features like a weather radio.
- Loaded with features, including silent, hands-free and whisper modes
- Car charger and earpiece/mic included
- NOAA weather radio
- Three-year warranty
- Some complaints about faulty rechargable batteries