How to choose the best walkie-talkie for skiing?

When you go to the mountains, it’s not the best idea to choose the cellphone for connection to your friends. Cellular coverage in the mountains is fragmentary and you risk to stay without communication. Remember that it may be very dangerous in the mountains to stay without connection. It’s not necessary if you go to the popular skiing slope, but what if there is nobody around, and you need help? Sometimes it may be a question of your health or even life. So, this article is about how to choose the best two-way radio for skiing in the mountains. How…

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What is a walkie-talkie?

Guess what: a portable device which can transmit your voice through the air, but is not a mobile phone? It seems you’ve heard something about an outdated appliance called “radio”… wait a minute! Does it still exist? Oh, yeah! It exists and not going to die! Walkie-talkies versus cell phones Two-way radios are now popular and able to replace a mobile phone in some cases. Here are several reasons to use a walkie-talkie: In work groups, when people need to connect to each other immediately, a cell phone does not fit. A radio works differently from a mobile phone: the…

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