Remote Controlling Baofeng DM-5R [Video]

Remote Controlling Baofeng DM-5R While preparing my review of the Baofeng DM-5R, I discovered that the radio also supports receiving remote DMR commands from other radios. You need to be careful when using the radio, because someone might be able to control it remotely. Watch the video to find out …

Baofeng DM-5R Firmware Upgrade

This is the Baofeng DM-5R Firmware upgrade files for the first batch of Baofeng DM-5R radios. This upgrade is not for the DM-5R Plus models. You need to pay a fee to the retailer to complete the upgrade with these files. Use this software with caution. Improper use might brick …

DMR Range Test – Baofeng DM-5R [Video]

This is the DMR Range Test – Baofeng DM-5R video. This is the first in a series of 3 DMR range test videos. In this video, I am testing the range of the Baofeng DM-5R from two locations. One location at around 11km away and the other location at around …

Baofeng DM-5R Upgrade How-To [Video]

In this video I am showing how to perform the Baofeng DM-5R upgrade to Tier II.   Please note that this upgrade can only be performed to the first batch of radios that came as Tier I from the factory. An upgraded version by the model DM-5R Plus has already …

Baofeng DM-5R Compatibility Before Upgrading [Video]

I have just published the video on the Baofeng DM-5R compatibility before upgrading. An upgraded version of the radio has already been released, under the model DM-5R Plus. The version in this video is the first release, which became available on September the 26th, earlier this year. This version needed …

Baofeng DM-5R Programming Software [Video]

This week I have actually two videos on the Baofeng DM-5R radio. In the first video, I am going through the Baofeng DM-5R programming software for the radio and in the second one, I am going through the DMR menus of the radio, particularly the Messages and Contacts and how …