Walkie talkies archive

  • Motorola TLKR walkie-talkie range talks up the talk
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    Motorola TLKR walkie-talkie range talks up the talk

    By 19 November 2012

    Motorola has announced a new range of walkie-talkies in the UK that promises to keep you in touch with others, be it on a day trip in the Lakes or on the slopes in Europe this season. Dubbed TLKR, there are five new models ranging from the T40 to the...

  • Binatone Terrain 750 hands-on
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    Binatone Terrain 750 hands-on

    By 12 May 2011

    With summer just around the corner (at the time of writing) there's every chance that you may be planning a trip to the great outdoors, and chances is are you're probably lucky enough to have some friends to take along with you. Queue our hands-on with...

  • Keep in touch on the slopes: Walkie talkies rated
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    Keep in touch on the slopes: Walkie talkies rated

    By 3 February 2011

    Officially they're called two-way radios, but the more recognisable and frankly much more fun term, walkie talkie, is the one that most people tend to use. Aside from helping you to pretend that you're taking part in a terribly exciting adventure, perhaps...

  • Motorola TLKR T7 walkie-talkies review
    Gadgets 4 out of 5

    Motorola TLKR T7 walkie-talkies review

    By 9 April 2009

    Motorola have long been the name in walkie-talkies, or two-way radios as they should perhaps be called. The TLKR T7 are aimed at those who want to stay in contact in harsh environments, with the box suitably adorned with skiers, snowboarders and the like....

  • Doro wt96 Pro walkie-talkie review
    Gadgets 4 out of 5

    Doro wt96 Pro walkie-talkie review

    By 7 January 2009

    Mobile phones have virtually overtaken the need for walkie-talkies when out trekking or skiing, however that hasn't stopped Doro releasing the wt96 Pro walkie-talkie. It promises to make it as easy as ever to stay in touch, even when you don't have network...

  • Motorola TLKR T7 walkie-talkie launches
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    Motorola TLKR T7 walkie-talkie launches

    By 17 September 2008

    Motorola has launched a "high performance model" in its TLKR range of walkie-talkies – the new TLKR T7. The T7 is a shock-proof model aimed at "sport enthusiasts who need a rugged and high-performance communications device for their adventures". The...

  • Oregon Scientific offers slimline walkie talkies
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    Oregon Scientific offers slimline walkie talkies

    By 12 June 2008

    Oregon Scientific are pitching their new "super slim" walkie talkies, the TP391s, as the perfect way to stay in touch during summer activities, for the grand total of £49.99. Whether camping, at festivals, or even on a city break, the company says their...

  • Motorola TLKR range of "stylish" walkie talkies
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    Motorola TLKR range of "stylish" walkie talkies

    By 12 September 2007

    Motorola has launched the TLKR T3 and T5 range of "stylish, easy to use and colourful" license-free two-way radios. The TLKR T3 has been designed for young people who want to stay connected to friends while "playing urban sports or experiencing the great...

  • Spider-Man and Venom walkie-talkies
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    Spider-Man and Venom walkie-talkies

    By 22 August 2007

    You can get Spider-Man and Venom character battery-powered walkie-talkies for your little superheros to play with. Each walkie-talkie features special details and styling, and each character's right arm turns into the antenna - just lift the arm and start...

  • Motorola Talkabout walkie-talkies review
    Phones 4 out of 5

    Motorola Talkabout walkie-talkies review

    By 22 July 2004

    Getting out and about is one of the great charms of the summer, but then getting out and about can also mean that your mobile phone bill racks up as you try to keep in touch with friends also out and about whether it’s a sponsored walk or a festival....