The Midland GXT860VP4 gets a full 5 W of power, allowing for a range of up to 36 miles. Being water resistant and durable makes this an all-weather radio. The GXT860VP4 is also a weather radio, supporting both the NOAA weather channels and NOAA weather alerts. If severe weather is entering your area, the GXT860VP4 can pro-actively alert you hands-free operation is supported and the hands-free feature is made simpler by the headsets included with this value pack. Other features include a vibrating alert, eVox, selectable high/medium/low power modes and channel scan.
The Midland GXT860VP4 supports a total of 3144 channels and privacy codes - 22 standard FRS/GMRS channels and 20 extra channels. Each standard channel supports 142 privacy codes. The GXT-860 also has Midland's weather scan. The GXT860VP4 is designed with the family in mind, featuring NOAA weather alerts and silent operation feature.