The best thing you can do to boost your signal and reception is get a Nagoya NA-771 antenna to your UV-5R. Increase the range up to 30% over the stock antenna (at the optimal tuned frequency for the NA-771 over stock). This Dual band antenna will unleash the full potential of your hand held radio. This is a genuine Nagoya antenna which is the go to antenna for the hand held radio market. Don’t settle for the anything but the best. This 15″ antenna when installed will bring your radio to life.
Nagoya NA-771 is a soft flexible antenna. Is able to withstand the vibration of those rough and rugged off road trails or wherever you take your radio over the stock radio antenna. The added length significantly improves reception over the shorter rigid stock antenna.
- Optimal Frequency Range: 140-150MHz, 420-450MHz
- Frequency Range: 136-174MHz, 400-520MHz.
- VSWR : Less < 1.5:1
- Power: up to 10 Watts
- Gain: 2.5dBi
- Wave: 1/4λ (144MHz) – 1/2λ (430MHz)
- Impedance: 50 OHM
- Connector: SMA-F
- Length: 15 inches (when installed)
1x certified genuine authentic Nagoya NA-771 antenna that is about 15.25″ in overall length.