Great entry level CB radio
The Uniden PRO series of radios are a great entry level radio for anyone that wants to try CB for radio communications. They make a great line of solid radios that are compact in size but BIG on quality and power. Compact in size but plenty of power to get the signal through. The Uniden PRO505XL is great for a first radio, when you are restricted to the size of radio that you can install for your needs.
Do not let the small size of this radio fool you.
From the Manufacturer
The Bearcat PRO505XL Compact CB Radio from Uniden uses advanced microelectronics to pack plenty of power and features into a modern, compact design. This two-way Euro-styled radio offers full 40-channel operation with dynamic squelch control and crisp, clear sound. The backlit display is easy to read, even in low light conditions.
Compact Design Fits Anywhere
This Bearcat CB radio offers all the features you need in a sleek, compact design that fits in just about anywhere. This radio weighs less than two pounds for easy handling.
Full 40 Channel Operation
Enjoy the complete range of 40 CB radio channels to communicate with those around you. Keep in touch with others on the road, and stay tuned in to emergencies and traffic situations. This radio is easy to install in your truck or car, and easy to use as well, so you can be having conversations in no time.
Backlit LCD Display
With an orange backlit LCD display, this Bearcat CB radio is optimized for day or night viewing. View the current channel, the volume, and other features on the display.
Simple, User-Friendly Layout
This Bearcat CB radio features a simple layout with large dedicated up/down buttons. This makes it easy to change the channels while keeping your eyes on the road.
Dynamic Squelch Control Delivers Quality Sound
This CB radio features dynamic squelch control for optimal sound. Turn the squelch knob to adjust the level at which the radio suppresses weak radio signals. This provides you with high-quality sound.
The Uniden PRO505XL 40 Channel CB Radio is perfect for those long days on the road. It features an instant channel 9 function where you can quickly set the radio to the emergency/channel 9. You can check the relative strength of incoming transmissions with the signal/RF power indicator. This CB radio has an external speaker jack that will let you plug in an external speaker for better sound as well as an external PA jack that allows connection of a PA speaker. Other features include 40 channel operation, squelch control, channel display, volume control, mounting hardware, channel select buttons, and a large, easy-to-read display.