|VX-3E (VX 3E, VX3E): 20 hours of continuous reception with high-capacity
Lithium-ion Battery (supplied)
The VX-3R/E comes with the FNB-82LI, high capacity, superthin
and tiny Lithium-ion Battery, and the NC-85 2.5 hour
charger. You may enjoy up to 6 hours of Amateur Band
operation, or more than 20 hours listening to your favorite
AM or FM broadcast stations using the supplied highperformance
Operating times may vary depending on
operating conditions, and are based on a
duty cycle of 6 seconds of transmission at 1.5
watts, 6 seconds of reception at 50% audio
level, and 48 sec of stand by operation.
VX-3E (VX 3E, VX3E): Ultra-Compact and Light Weight !!
As tiny in your palm as the legendary
VX-2R/E. Only 1.9" x 3.2" x 0.9". The high
capacity FNB-82LI Lithium-Ion battery
provides 1.5 watts (70cm: 1 W) output
Use convenient replaceable AA batteries
with the optional FBA-37 Battery Case.
VX-3E (VX 3E, VX3E): 3 W Output with External DC (70 cm : 2 W)
The optional DC Cable with Cigarette-Lighter Adapter
enables you to operate the VX-3R/E at full power output
(3 W / 2 m : 2 W / 70 cm) while charging the battery at
the same time !
VX-3E (VX 3E, VX3E): Wide-band Receiver Coverage
• The VX-3R/E
has incredible frequency coverage of 1.8 - 76 MHz and 108 - 999.9 MHz*, in
addition, it has a totally separate and independent AM / FM Stereo
Broadcast receiver inside.
• Separate Earphone Jack for FM
Stereo Broadcast Reception
You may enjoy your favorite FM broadcast station in stereo with
your stereo headset or earphone!
The connected headset/ earphone
cable works as an antenna to
receive FM broadcast signals.
• Internal Bar Antenna for AM Broadcast Band
VX-3R/E has an internal bar antenna to provide good reception
on the AM broadcast band.
VX-3E: Sub RX (AF-Dual) Function allows you to listen to your
favorite AM / FM stereo broadcast stations and monitor
the Amateur Band at the same time
Totally new and different from the conventional "Priority
Scanning" that only periodically checks a memory
channel for activity. The dedicated broadcast receiver in
the VX-3R/E permits listening to your favorite AM/FM
stereo broadcast stations, and monitoring an amateur
band at the same time.
Note : Sub RX (AF Dual) function works only on the AM and FM broadcast bands.
VX-3E (VX 3E, VX3E): A Super-compact package! Fun to operate!
Incredibly small, easy to learn and operate, even for beginners
and casual outdoor operators. The most often used keys
are conveniently arranged on the front panel. Press and
hold one of these keys for more than 1 second to
change its parameters. Use the "F" (function) key to
access additional menus and functions. You will love the
"large" LCD backlit display in a "compact" body!
VX-3E (VX 3E, VX3E): New Mechanical Dial Lock function
The new Mechanical Dial Lock makes it very easy, and
secure, to lock or unlock the
main dial. Just pull the knob
up, then turn it to adjust the
frequency. Push the knob down to
Lock it. Take your radio anywhere
you want to go, in your briefcase
or in your shirt pocket!
|VX-3E (VX 3E, VX3E): A
Huge 1286-Channel Memory Capacity
The VX-3R/E provides an incredible variety of memory
resources in a tiny micro-miniature structure. There are
900 "Standard" memory channels, 50 sets of band-edge
memories (known as "Programmable Memory Scan"
channels), "Home" channels, providing storage and
quick recall of one prime frequency on each operating
band, and 99 "Frequency Skip Memories". In addition,
many special memory channels are preprogramed.
VX-3E (VX 3E, VX3E): Yaesu’s Original Emergency Feature
The VX-3R/E has the Emergency Automatic ID (EAI)
feature which is also included in the FT-60R/E and the
VX-6R/E. The EAI feature lets you and your support team
configure your radios so that, in case of an accident or
emergency that leaves one of your team incapacitated,
someone else can command their radio to transmit
without their pressing the PTT, allowing others to use the
signal for direction finding and effect a rescue.
Note : This EAI function shall only be used in case of emergency or accident to
support performing direction finding and rescue. Vertex Standard shall not be
responsible for any direct or indirect results caused by using the EAI function.
Easy-to-activate Emergency Beacon - Bright White Flashing LED and CW ID
Press and hold the HM/RV key for more than 2 seconds,
"EMERGENCY" will appear on the
display and the LED will flash with an
audible beep. You may also program
the transceiver to transmit your CW ID on
the 70 cm band, Home Memory Channel.
VX-3E (VX 3E, VX3E): "Wake-Up" Feature checks activity when Radio is turned off
When the Wake-Up feature is set, "WAKE UP" will appear
on the display but otherwise the transceiver is turned
completely off. The VX-3R/E will turn itself back on and
check for activity on the current frequency. If no activity
is found, the radio will go back to sleep for the selected
time. The new "Wake-Up" battery saver feature works for
up to 21 days when the battery is fully charged*.
* Using the supplied FNB-82LI/ and a 30 sec "Wake Up" interval
VX-3E (VX 3E, VX3E): Short Text Messaging function
The message function permits the exchange of pre programmed
alphanumeric messages (up to 20 messages/16 characters
maximum) including the senders ID, between VX-3R/E and
FTM-10R/E series users.
VX-3E (VX 3E, VX3E): Other Useful Features
• Various scanning functions • WiRES-II Internet Key • DTMF Operation
• Frequency Counter Operation (to measure the frequency of a
nearby transmitter, without knowing the frequency in advance.)
• Smart Search Operation (automatically find and load, up to 31
Smart Memory Channels where activity is encountered) • CW
Learning and Training feature • ARTS“ (Automatic Range
Transponder System) that lets you know whether you and another
ARTS“-equipped station are within communications range • DW
(Dual Receive) function to monitor a designated frequency every 5
seconds • RF Squelch that allows you to set the squelch to open
only for signals exceeding a desired S-meter level • CTCSS/DCS
Bell Operation • Battery Voltage Display • Internal temperature
display • Automatic power-on function • Automatic Power-Off
(APO) feature (to turn off after a user-defined period of time when
there has been no dial or key activity.) • Transmitter Time-Out
Timer (TOT) that will disengage transmission after a programmed
interval (to prevent interference to others caused by an accidental
"stuck microphone" condition) • Busy Channel Lock-Out (BCLO)
feature prevents transmission when the current frequency is in
use • Mic gain adjustment • ATT (Front End Attenuator) • My Band
function to display only your favorite band • Cloning feature for
quick transfer of memory and configuration data between two VX-
3R/E series transceivers (Requires optional CT-27). • Menu Masking
(Menu "Set" Mode) permits hiding non-routine "Set" menus