Motorola Inc. is a manufacturer of quality radio equipment since 1928. They produced the first modern hand-held radio in 1940. This Motorola walkie-talkie proved vital in securing uninterrupted communication between allied forces during World War II. Famous words "one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind" that were uttered from the Moon by Neil Armstrong were carried back to Earth on a Motorola transceiver!
Since then Motorola has been the world’s leading manufacturer of transceiver equipment. They produced over 100 different models of walkie-talkies of different types, ranging from business and consumer walkie-talkies to professional radios used by first responders during a catastrophe or crisis.
Here is a break-down of some of the more popular models of Motorola walkie-talkies:
This is an excellent walkie-talkie for outdoorsmen and hikers with the radius of 23 miles (under ideal conditions). It has 22 Channels (protected by privacy codes), access to NOAA weather channels and alerts. Battery life is around 10 hours.
Ideal walkie-talkie for roughing it out, this model is water and dust resistant and will serve you well for a long time. Under ideal conditions it will reach up to 35 miles. Features NOAA channels and alerts, VibraCall and is chargeable.
This set comes with 3 radios. 22 channels that are protected by privacy codes will ensure that your communication remains private. It has access to 11 weather channels with alert and scan feature. Battery life is approximately 8 hours. Rechargeable.
This is a 4 radio pack ideal for larger groups on camping and field trips. Batteries are rechargeable and the devices will have the range of about 23 miles under ideal conditions. Equipped with iVOX feature which enables hands free communication if and when needed.
This is a simple to use, triple pack two-way radio from Motorola, designed for light, consumers use. Works well both indoors and outdoors. Very lightweight, this walkie-talkie has an average battery life of around 12 hours.