Baofeng BF-666s UHF Radio Unboxing and Review

Baofeng BF-666s is a cheap but capable UHF radio. It has built in noise reduction and scrambler, and supports programming via the chirp software.

What’s in the box:

  • 1 x Baofeng BF-666S Two Way Handheld Radio (Black)
  • 1 x Antenna
  • 1 x Charger
  • 1 x Battery
  • 1 x Belt Clip

Baofeng Radio default frequencies out of the box:

  1. CH1 462.125 CTCSS 69.3
  2. CH2 462.225
  3. CH3 462.325
  4. CH4 462.425 CTCSS 103.5
  5. CH5 462.525 CTCSS 114.8
  6. CH6 462.625 CTCSS 127.3
  7. CH7 462.725 CTCSS 136.5
  8. CH8 462.825 CTCSS 162.2
  9. CH9 462.925 DCS 025
  10. CH10 463.025 DCS 032
  11. CH11 463.125 DCS 125
  12. CH12 463.225 DCS 331
  13. CH13 463.525 DCS 023
  14. CH14 450.225
  15. CH15 469.945 CTCSS 203.5

Overall the radios built quality is good considering it’s price, for the performance base on initial testing on a rural area with trees and houses, range goes up to 2km.

You can watch the video unboxing video of Baofeng BF-666s below:

Here are some technical specs.

Frequency Range: 400.00- 470.00MHz
Storage Channel 16
Rated voltage DC3.7 V
Battery Capacity H-1500 mAh
Battery Life About 8 Hours
Output Power ≤5 W