Yaesu FT-4 fashion of Chinese models

The firm Yaesu has decided to join the fashion of Chinese models of low cost, and surprises us with very competitive prices below $ 90.

Yaesu FT-4X / FT-4V

Yaesu FT-4 fashion of Chinese models FT-4X / FT-4V With the FT-4X and the FT-4V, Yaesu continues with the series of compact mono band and bibanda hand radios. The FT-4 offers full functions in a compact and rugged design. Therefore, up to 5 watts of transmission power (switchable at 2.5 W and 500 mW), a speaker with 36 mm diameter and an output of 1 W NF are advantageously available and, therefore, easy to use. understand, even in noisy environments. The supplied Li-Ion battery has a capacity of 1750 mAh and offers approximately 15 hours of operation. The supplied charger provides total power in only 3.5 hours.

The difference between Yaesu FT-4X and FT-4V is found in the operating bands. The FT-4X is a dual band device for 2m and 70cm and the FT-4V is only intended to operate in the 2m band.

The other features of the FT-4X / FT-4V devices meet the highest industry standards: 200 memory, 10 programmable scan areas, independent transmit / receive frequency in memory, various scanning options, VOX operation ( with optional accessories), two freely assignable function keys and much more.

The operating frequency can be set in VFO mode in steps of 5 to 100 kHz, the CTCSS and DCS filter functions ensure uninterrupted operation and targeted addressing of individual participants or entire groups. An FM radio receiver is also installed. With the optional programming cable, memory and other functions can be configured from the computer, as well as cloning functions.

Note: The antenna connection on the device is a recessed SMA plug, that is, internal thread and male internal conductor. The antenna has an external thread and an internal female conductor. Therefore, only certain antennas of other manufacturers fit, for example, those of Diamond with a “J” in the designation of the product as the SRJ-77CA.

Yaesu FT-4X / FT-4V features

  • Dimensions 52 x 90 x 30 mm (A x H x D)
  • Weight 250 g with antenna and battery
  • 1 W of NF power
  • Transmission power 0.5 / 2.5 / 5 W
  • Up to 15 hours of operation
  • Charging time of only 3.5 hours with the included SBH-22 fast charger
  • Two freely assignable buttons on the device
  • 200 memories
  • Many scanning possibilities: VFO, memory, tape limits, memory bank, double reception
  • Adjustable step size: 5/10 / 12.5 / 15/20/25/50/100 kHz
  • Split memory (independently programmable Rx / Tx frequency)
  • VOX operation with SSM-512B (option)
  • Possible PC Programming (with option SCU-35)
  • FM radio reception (WFM)
  • DTMF operation
  • CTCSS, DCS block

What comes in the box:

  • Handheld radio FT-4V or FT-4X
  • SMA antenna plug SRA-15
  • Lithium-ion battery SBR-28LI 7.4V, 1750 mAh
  • SAD-20C plug-in charger
  • SBH-22 fast charger
  • Belt clip SHB-18
  • instructions for use

Accessories Yaesu FT-4X / FT-4V


  • SBR-28 LI  Lithium-ion battery 7.4 V, 1750 mAh (as supplied)
  • SBH-22  Fast charger (as supplied)
  • SAD-20C  Power adapter / charger (as supplied)
  • SHB-18  Belt clip (as supplied)
  • SSM-512B  Vox headset
  • SSM-16B  YAESU speaker microphone, IP54 waterproof
  • SCU-35  programming cable
  • SCU-36  cloning cable
  • KG-ANT  Double Band Antenna Diamond SRJ-77CA, 42cm long
It's only fair to share...Tweet about this on Twitter
Share on Facebook
Share on Google+
Share on Reddit
Share on LinkedIn