Uniden 300-Channel Base/Mobile Scanner

Last updated date: April 5, 2019

Review Melt Score
8.4

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Overall Take

In our analysis of 61 expert reviews, the Uniden Uniden 300-Channel Base/Mobile Scanner placed 6th when we looked at the top 10 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

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Expert Summarized Score
9.0
6 expert reviews
User Summarized Score
7.4
819 user reviews
Our Favorite Video Reviews
What experts liked
Reliable model that functions as a mobile or stationary police scanner. Features 300 channels and fast scanning of up to 100 channels at a time.
- BestReviews
The scanner also has a backlit display for your convenience and it has AC adapters as well as a DC power cable.
- Jen Reviews
Touch screen scanner is easy to use without any user input.
- Top 5 Reviews
The Close Call™ RF Capture Technology that comes with the scanner is great as it has helped me to instantly tune to signals nearby.
- CB Radio Review
It comes with close call RF capture so that you can easily connect with transmissions sent out from local transceivers.
- Walkie Talkie Central
What experts didn't like
Compact in size but not as easy to take on the go as handled models. Somewhat difficult to program.
- BestReviews
The software does not have any instructions on using the favorites feature.
- Top 5 Reviews
The reception is limited.
- Walkie Talkie Central

From The Manufacturer

"The BC355N is an affordable, basic mobile scanner that's great for home or mobile use, with 300 storable channels, coverage of all the ""action"" bands, convenient features like ""close call"" and program lock, and a wealth of powering options for different applications. Receives conventional channels on the following frequencies: (25-54 MHz) (108-174 MHz) (225-380 MHz) (406-512 MHz) (806-956 MHz) (excluding cellular telephone bands) "

Overall Product Rankings

1. Uniden Digital Mobile TrunkTracker V Scanner
Overall Score: 8.9
Expert Reviews: 10
2. Uniden HomePatrol Series Handheld Scanner
Overall Score: 8.7
Expert Reviews: 7
4. Uniden 500 Channel Scanner
Overall Score: 8.5
Expert Reviews: 5
5. BaoFeng Dual Band Two Way Radio
Overall Score: 8.4
Expert Reviews: 5
6. Uniden 300-Channel Base/Mobile Scanner
Overall Score: 8.4
Expert Reviews: 6
7. Whistler Analog Desktop Scanner
Overall Score: 8.0
Expert Reviews: 4
8. Uniden BearTracker Scanner
Overall Score: 7.9
Expert Reviews: 4
9. Whistler TRX-1 Handheld Digital Scanner Radio
Overall Score: 7.2
Expert Reviews: 4
10. Whistler WS1010 Analog Handheld Scanner
Overall Score: 7.2
Expert Reviews: 5

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