Beltronics Vector V940 Radar Detector Review

There are a couple of reasons the Vector V940 deserves mention in the best radar detector on the market list. First of all, it is the most sophisticated model to ever come out of Beltronics labs. Other than that, it is a brilliant choice if you’re looking for a unit that provides first-class performance without leaving a hole in your Read More …

Escort iX Long Range Radar Laser Detector Review

The Escort iX is in a class of its own. In fact, if you are looking for a high-end radar detector with unmatched capability to keep you away from the ever-perceptive radar bands, this model could very well be your best bet. Sure, it may not be one of the cheapest options, more so if you’re on a tight budget Read More …

Common Traffic Radar Operator Errors

Let’s talk about police radar for a moment. One would hope that highway patrol radar/laser guns are foolproof, with zero margin of error, right? Well, the thing is, even police radar gives false alerts, so it’s the work of the operator to discern the signals. Before we look at what causes these errors and how to prevent them from occurring, Read More …

How Radar Detectors Work

I­n the last section, we looked at conventional radar detector, which pick up police radar with a simple radio receiver. This sort of detector is a completely passive device: It simply recognizes the presence of radar. More sophisticated detectors actually take an active role in eluding the police. In addition to the basic receiver, these devices have their own radio Read More …