Ultra-compact and Light Weight
Tough where it counts – Aluminum Die-Cast Chassis
Plenty of Power Output in a Compact Package
Supplied with Tiny Super-thin, Lithium-ion High-Capacity
Operate with AA Batteries with Optional Battery Case
Requires Optional FBA-37 Battery Case. When traditional local power service is not available to power your battery charger, this feature insures continued operation using readily available “AA” batteries.
Internal Bar Antenna for AM Broadcast Band Reception
Improved AM Broadcast Band reception for your entertainment
Designated Earphone Jack for FM Stereo Broadcast Listening
Makes the VX-3R a useful receiver far beyond it’s Amateur Radio applications
Listen to AM or FM Broadcast while Monitoring an Amateur Frequency
Sub RX feature allows you to listen to your favorite AM or FM Stereo Broadcast station while monitoring an Amateur Radio frequency…AT THE SAME TIME!
Wide-band Receiver Coverage
Extremely wide receiver coverage – see “Specifications”
Special Memory Banks – WX, VHF Marine, Shortwave Broadcast
The VX-3R has special memory bands programmed with WX broadcast, VHF Marine, and world-wide short-wave broadcast stations.
Huge 1000-channel Memory Capacity
Plenty of memory space for ALL of your favourite frequencies.
New Mechanical Dial Lock Function
No more “bumps” off your desired channel – lock it and keep it.
Equipped for Worldwide Internet Linking
Talk Around the World using Yaesu WIRES II Internet Linking!