June 30, 2022
Before you plan your next adventure, it's important you get your gear together ahead of time.
Finding the right a two-way radio is crucial to your safety and ability to connect with others.
Midland's MicroMobile® two-way radios bring extended range that ensure crisp and clear communication.
Deciding which MicroMobile is the right fit for you means having a clear understanding as to what you're looking for in a radio. For instance, are you looking for max range? A radio that is easy to install? Do you need your MicroMobile to act as a base station or are you looking to communication with a dash space that isn't crowded?
Lucky for you, we've put together the ultimate guide that will help you choose the best MicroMobile for your next excursion.
The MXT575 boasts all the power you need to take your communication to the next level. With 50 Watts, the most power allowed by law, the MXT575 brings reliable communication as you look to explore while off the grid.
This radio is perfect for vehicle communication- off-roaders, overlanders, farmers, RV owners, and outdoor/powersport enthusiasts will enjoy extended communication.
On top of its unmatched power, the MXT575 features Midland's Fully-Integrated Control Microphone that won't crowd your dashboard space. With all the controls on the microphone, you can easily hide the radio base unit away under the seat, in the center console, or in the glovebox.
The MXT575 is compatible with all of Midland's FRS and GMRS handheld two-way radios.
If you're looking to pack a punch, the MXT575 is the right radio for you.
If you're looking to make major updates to your communication systems, but want to spend limited time on an installation, the MXT115 is the MicroMobile for you.
Installation is simple because the power connects to the automobile auxiliary power outlet, better known as the cigarette lighter.
The MXT115 also has an easily detachable flip frame mount and small magnetic antenna mount that make installation easy, cutting down the amount of time spent working on your vehicle.
Most installations take less than 20 minutes.
This radio has 15 Watts of power and triples the range of traditional handheld two-way radios. The MXT115 also features all eight repeater GMRS channels, NOAA Weather Alert channels, and with its USB-C charging port, it has the fastest charge time for your other devices.
Check out this video for any and all MXT115 install information.
Like the MXT575, the MXT500 boasts 50 Watts of power. This is the highest-power radio allowed by law.
If you live on sprawling property, the MXT500 is great to set up at your home to communicate across your land. It's perfect for farms, ranches, trails, and more.
Power up the MXT500 with the DuraComm LPX-14 Power Supply. This makes setting up your base station easy as it can be plugged into any standard AC electrical outlet.
The MXT500 is also PC programmable. With this feature you can set up repeater channels to stretch your range even further.
The MXT500 will take your communication abilities to new levels with clear, crisp, and reliable connections.
One of Midland's most popular products, the MXT275 is ideal for vehicles with limited dashboard space.
It's Fully Integrated Control Microphone means the radio base unit can be stashed away. Many store the base unit under a seat, in the center console, or in the glovebox.
This radio's controls and speaker are on the microphone, which means you can hold all the means to communication right in your hand.
Aside from the ability to keep your dashboard uncluttered, the MXT275 boasts 15 Watts of power, is equipped with NOAA Weather Scan + Alert technology, and features a USB-C charging port.
The MXT275 works great for off-roading, farming, RV'ing, and more.