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Uniden 300-Channel Clock Radio Scanner

by Uniden

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  • Store and scan up to 300 channels: police, fire/emergency, marine, air, amateur, and other radio services
  • NOAA weather broadcasts and all-hazard alerts provide valuable information specific to your location
  • Listen to TV stations (channels 2-13) and AM/FM Radio, with 30 presets for instant access
  • Alarm clock with snooze function and standard alarm features
  • Scanner runs on AC power or two AA batteries, for portable use

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Technical Details

  • Brand Name: Uniden
  • Model: BC370CRS
  • Width: 8.80 inches
  • Weight: 2.60 pounds

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Product Details

  • Product Dimensions: 6 x 8 x 3 inches ; 2 pounds
  • Shipping Weight: 3 pounds
  • Shipping: This item is also available for shipping to select countries outside the U.S.
  • ASIN: B000EVWC9C
  • California residents: Click here for Proposition 65 warning.
  • Item model number: BC370CRS
  • Batteries 3 AA batteries required.
  • Average Customer Review: 3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (61 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank:
  • Date first available at Amazon.com: October 2, 2001

Product Description

Product Description

All hazard radio scanner

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Uniden's BC370CRS scanner combines a conventional channel scanner with an alarm clock radio. You can easily enter and store frequencies for police, fire/emergency, marine, air, amateur, and other radio services into 300 channels. The scanner also lets you listen to NOAA weather broadcasts for valuable information specific to your location, and all hazards alert for any other public warnings. The scanner's clock displays whenever you turn off the radio functions, and it can also be used as a standard alarm clock.

Uniden BC370CRS
A multi-featured channel scanner and alarm clock radio in one.

300-Channel Clock Radio Scanner

Channel Scanner Features

The Uniden Clock Radio Scanner is a multi-featured conventional channel scanner with all hazards alert. The scanner allows you to store and then scan up to 300 channels distributed over 10 banks. It also alerts you when NOAA or any broadcast station the scanner is tuned to issues an EAS (Emergency Alert System). Other features include a service search and weather scan, listening to TV on the radio (channels 2-13), and an alarm clock with snooze function. In addition to your favorite broadcast channels, this clock radio keeps you in tune with public safety, police and fire departments, NOAA weather reports, and more.

With channel memory, this unit scans frequencies at a rate of up to 70 channels per second to help you find the channel you're looking for. If you know exactly what you want, direct channel access let's you quickly dial in to your favorite channel. For faster scanning, you can even use a channel/frequency lockout function to skip over stored frequencies.

Alarm Clock Radio Features

This clock radio scanner has all the functions of regular radio/alarm clock. The scanner, in standby mode, displays the time. The alarm clock can sound up to 20 minutes or be shut off manually. A convenient snooze button lets you silent the alarm for an extra five minutes.

You can listen to AM/FM and TV channels 2-13 or use them as your snooze alarm in the morning. You can store up to 30 broadcast channels (10 AM and 20 FM/TV) for quick and easy access. Ten frequencies can be set as priority channels which the clock radio scans and checks every two seconds.

The Clock Radio Scanner's LCD lighted display can be enabled or disabled. A key touch-tone sounds to confirm you've made a valid key input while another tone alerts you of an invalid entry. The scanner requires AA batteries and will let you know when batteries are low and when they need to be replaced. This unit comes with the manufacturer's 1-year limited warranty.

What's in the Box

BC370CRS Radio Scanner, AC Adapter, Telescope Antenna, Owner's Manual


Uniden Scanner Comparison

 
Base/Mobile/DIN-E
Mobile
Base
Base
Mobile
Base
DIN-E
DIN-E
Beartracker Warning System
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Channels
300
100
300
250
500+1000 TG
9,000 Dynamic
25,000 Dynamic
Dynamic Memory
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--
Close Call
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Pager Screen
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--
--
GPS Enabled
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--
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--
Weather Alert
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SAME
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SAME
SAME
SAME
Triple Conversion
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CTCSS/DCS
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--
--
--
Alphanumeric Display
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--
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Backlit Display
Backlit Keys
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Analog Trunking
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Digital Trunking
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PC Programming
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PC Control
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AM Broadcast
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--
25 - 29 MHz
29 - 54 MHz
54 - 108 MHz
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59-88 (TV), 88-108 (FM)
59-88 (TV), 88-108 (FM)
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108 - 137 MHz
137 - 174 MHz
174 - 216 MHz
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179-216 (TV)
179-216 (TV)
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216 - 225 MHz
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225 - 406 MHz
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225-380 MHz
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406 - 512 MHz
400-512 MHz
764 - 776 MHz
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794-806 MHz
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806 - 956 MHz
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1240 - 1300 MHz
No;
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PC Cable
NA
NA
NA
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Customer Questions & Answers

Customer Reviews

Five Stars from this Clamdigger.
Roland Belanger
I won't bore you will everything but programming is very easy to do and the manual is very clear on all operations of the radio.
Band Photographer
My husband just loves the scanner.
3 Cedars

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

82 of 85 people found the following review helpful By Band Photographer on August 10, 2006
This was on my wish list and my wife indulged me for my birthday! Thanks!

When I started working as a young teenager, the second thing I bought with my money was a Bearcat 6 channel handheld scanner. That was more than 30 years ago and times sure have changed.

Let us talk about the non scanner features first. The atomic clock works solid and had no trouble getting signal. The alarm clock also works as expected. The snooze button could stand out a little more since there are a lot of buttons of similar size and location. (I said similar and not exact!)

The FM and TV reception work fine and I can pick up stations 40 to 50 miles away without static. The AM reception is adequate and works about as good as AM radio can.

The radio also has a very important feature of weather alerts from NOAA. You can program it to only alert you on weather events in your area (county). This is an important safety feature I cannot suggest more.

To be honest, I didn't need an atomic alarm clock or an FM radio as I already had those needs met. I also have a nice collection of scanners but I had a specific need (want) and this scanner fit the bill - almost.

I will digress for a second and mention that many metropolitan areas no longer use conventional radios for public safety agencies. Conventional means each agency has a dedicated radio frequency and many times departments inside of each agency have their own dedicated frequency. It doesn't take long to realize that a lot of frequencies are needed.

To combat this, many public safety agencies (and sometimes large businesses) will use a trunked radio system. To monitor trunked radio systems, you need a scanner capable of receiving (following) the system.
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38 of 41 people found the following review helpful By Joy Miller on July 18, 2006
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One night my husband and I were out on the porch discussing various things from our youth. Somehow the subject of police scanners came up. We needed a new clock radio with alarm and since we live on an island in NE in a flood zone I joked that what we needed was a police/fire/emergency scanner with built in radio, weather band that could be taken on the run.

Not being well versed on today's scanners (I am of the era of Smokey and the Bandit) was very surprised and delighted to find they do make such an item. It does an awful lot for a small sized unit. And being an electronic brand name snob I felt I could take the chance on getting a well made unit from bearcat/uniden.

Well we set it all up and programmed it BUT found lots of discrepancies on the web as far as what the correct frequency numbers are for police/fire in our area. So we let it do its thing where it scanned and picked up local frequencies and some from far away as well.

It was the weekend so we could not call the toll free number provided with the directions (directions? We don't need no stinkin' directions!) which will tell you the freqency numbers of services in your area.

Rather than that, however, my husband opted to bring it to a local man who for a small fee entered the areas/services we were looking for. i imagine the true scanner enthusiast would of called or had those numbers already. Just be careful of info found on the web.

The weather alert/band features are interesting and handy to have, too. We have lived through various hurricanes/blizzards and it is nice to have something informative that runs on batteries as well as standard electric.
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35 of 40 people found the following review helpful By Dr. Edmund M. Hayes on June 30, 2006
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Just another toy that I could live without. But it sure is lots of fun scanning the frequencies, listening to police, fire, and airport chatter.

GREAT weather radio. This function is real nice.

Do you need this item - absolutely not.

Will you have fun with it - absolutely yes.
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11 of 11 people found the following review helpful By Mike on March 18, 2008
This is one of the best scanners I have ever purchased. Great quality and awesome reception. I purchased two of these. One for my residence and one for the Firehouse, and no one has anything bad to say. I would recommend this product to anyone.
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9 of 9 people found the following review helpful By John B. Edelstein on March 18, 2008
The Uniden 300 does what it claims and does it well. I can receive
police, fire, marine, ham radio, am, fm, tv, weather and even pick
up local cordless phone conversations. The controls are easy to use
and the unit is fairly easy to set up. I wish it came with a beefier
antenna but I'm able to get nearly 300 miles of reception of ham radio
so its not bad straight out of the box. The frequency scanner works
efficiently and smoothly zeros in on any live broadcasting in whatever
band you are in. The emergency notification is awesome, never thought
I would need it in San Diego, but sure enough it popped up one evening
when a storm cell blew into the area causing flooding. Nice! The
radio controlled clock feature automatically re-set itself when day-
light savings time came around too. As a bed side companion it does
the job and more! My only complaint, which is very minor, is the clock/
frequency display is at an angle not convienient for viewing without
lifting my head from my pillow. Reckon if that's the only negative
then I'm 99.5% satisfied with my purchase. Kudos to Uniden & Amazon
for hooking me up with the Uniden 300.
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