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AnyTone 878 PLUS Full Review by K6UDA Radio

AnyTone 878 PLUS Full Review by K6UDA Radio

Watch the video above to see Bob, K6UDA, give a full in depth review of the AnyTone 878 PLUS Bluetooth.
He gives his honest opinion about the radio he's been using and testing for the past month.
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Unboxing the AnyTone 878 PLUS by David Casler

Unboxing the AnyTone 878 PLUS by David Casler

Greetings Oggy's worldwide! 

I'm Dave Casler amateur radio call sign K-E-Ø-O-G and welcome to another episode of Ask Dave. 

BridgeCom is- BridgeCom Systems is the company that does two things; they assemble and create repeaters to order. 

Either analog repeaters two meter, 440, whatever. 

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Is The AnyTone 878 PLUS a Good First Radio? By Ham Radio Crash Course

Is The AnyTone 878 PLUS a Good First Radio? By Ham Radio Crash Course

Without further ado, let's get into it. 

The AnyTone AT-878UV PLUS. One of the questions was, would I pick this for a new technician? Possibly a first radio. Normally I would say no, I wouldn't recommend this for a new technician. I don't think DMR is the place for a brand new radio technician. Right? Our first radio. This is the fence rider. This is the...

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Menu Guide to the AnyTone 878 PLUS by HamRadioConcepts

Menu Guide to the AnyTone 878 PLUS by HamRadioConcepts

Hello everyone, welcome back. KJ4YZI HamRadioConcepts. And this is the AnyTone AT-D878UV PLUS. 

All right, so let's look at the radio a little bit more and see just some of the functions that are in the menu. Is this thing in Chinglish, like all the other DMR radios you used, is it impossible to figure out what each thing means? Well, let's find out. So if I go into Menu, okay? Main menu, it's a little icons here, so you have talk group, SMS, Call Log, your Zone, Scan, Roaming, Settings, Record, I guess you can record QSO? GPS, Digital Monitor, Bluetooth. Okay? That seems pretty easy. 

 

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Initial thoughts on the AnyTone 878 PLUS by Bob, K6UDA.

Initial thoughts on the AnyTone 878 PLUS by Bob, K6UDA.

This time on K6UDA radio. This one comes from BridgeCom. The AnyTone 878 with uh... It's a DMR radio with built-in GPS. I've got the radio configured with a belt clip on it, the battery on there. It is, with the belt clip on, it is a little bit more thick in the hand than the other radios that I've used. But hey, again, 3100 milliamp battery, this thing's going to last all day long, so I've got no --- about that. When I first did turn this thing on, it did go into a memory mode. I was able to put it in a VFO mode and enter in a frequency from the keypad, which was a pleasant surprise. I've turned the radio on and I have it set up here on DMR to my openSPOT, Parrot.
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Eric, from HamRadioConcepts, shows just how easy it is to program the AnyTone 878 PLUS

Eric, from HamRadioConcepts, shows just how easy it is to program the AnyTone 878 PLUS

Hello everyone, welcome back, KJ4YZI, HamRadioConcepts. BridgeCom contacted me and they said, "Hey Eric, we watch your videos on YouTube. You don't have too much on DMR. Can we invite you to check out something on DMR that a lot of people think is hot?" And I said, "I'm totally for that." And this is the AnyTone AT-D878UV PLUS. What is the first thing I need to do? Well, the first...
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