A lot of times you are caught while overspeeding and you just start to wonder if you should have bought yourself a radar detector. Radar detector not only help you in saving your hard earned money but they have a number of other useful features as well. But before you buy a radar detector you need to be sure if it is the right one with all the features that you want and most importantly should fit in your budget. One such radar detector that we are going to be talking about is the Escort Max II.
Escort Max 2 Review & Suggestions
– Features Overview
- Max II has a built-in Bluetooth wireless technology.
- The Max II comes with the latest military technology called Digital Signal Processing (DSP).
- New Multi-Color OLED Display.
- The Passport Max II can be set up for your specific type of driving and personal preference.
- Intelligence is also packed into this ticket-protecting marvel. Please refer the User Manual & the Instructional Video before use.
The Max II unlike other radar detectors is much sleeker in design and still manages to pack all the features that you would normally see in other radar detectors. The Max II also improves on its signal sweeping range, early detection and exceptional filtering for false alerts. The detector also keeps you alert of incoming speed traps. You can also use Bluetooth and the Escort Live app to utilize the latest features. Also, you do not have to worry about buying additional hardware as a Travel Case, a Windshield Mount, 12 Volt smartcord, and a quick reference guide is included along with the radar detector.
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At first glance, you will be able to see the difference as the Max II provides an amazing radar detection range when compared to other radar detectors. The Max II has this feature where it picks up on different signals, analyze the different frequency ranges and let you know which ones you need to pay attention to.
Another great feature of the Escort Max II is how it picks up on false alerts (like as stations, automatic door openers, signs, etc) in an area and then saves it in the database so that the detector never picks up on those false alerts ever again. The detector, therefore, makes sure that it alerts you only when there is a real threat. The Max II also does a great job in reducing false alerts which may be due to other vehicles.
The laser technology used in the Max II is the same as used in the previous Escort radar detectors so you might not notice any difference when it comes to laser detection. The Escort Max II like many other radar detectors displays the speed limit so you can always have an idea of what speed you should be driving at on any particular road.
If you are someone who does not like to compromise on the quality, the Escort Max II is the one you should buy. If you are not a fan of bulky devices and like have a minimal setup in your car the Max II will help you achieve just that as the device eliminates any need for cables while utilizing the latest of GPS technology. Also, the Escort Max II has access to one of the largest database which helps reduce the number of false alerts and keeps the device up to date with respect to the surroundings.