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Escort Passport 8500 X50 (Blue)
Radar and Laser / LIDAR Detector w/ Traffic Signal Rejection & Audible Voice Alerts
The Ultimate ProtectionWe've all driven a little faster than we should have at one point or another. Some of us drive a little faster than we should more often than others so a lower end radar detector just isn't going to cut it. False alarms or warnings that come on too late are going to lead to expensive tickets and worse than that, you've invested in a product that doesn't work as well as it should. Isn't it time you stepped up to something better that's guaranteed to work all the time, every time? Then it's time to check out the Escort 8500 X50. The ultimate in vehicle protection.
Enhanced Radar Protection
The enhanced "V-tuned" radar receiver provides extreme long range warning on all radar bands all X, K and SuperWide Ka band radar guns, including "instant-on" and "POP" modes.
High Performance Laser Receiver
The 8500 X50 incorporates a highly sensitive laser circuit into the front receiver in order to provide an immediate alert of a targeting laser gun. For the ultimate in laser defense, add on the Shifter Pack.
Crystal Clear Voice Alerts
PASSPORT's unique voice alerts provide clear communications for alerts and menus options so you can keep your eyes on the road.
Exclusive AutoSensitivity Mode Reduces False Alarms
PASSPORT's exclusive AutoSensitivity mode intelligently reduces false alarms created by security motion sensors and automatic door openers. In addition, the 8500 X50 incorporates Escort's exclusive state of the art Digital Signal Processing (DSP), providing the perfect balance of long range warning and false alarm rejection. Conventional Highway and Auto No X modes are also provided.
3 High Resolution Meter Modes
The 8500 X50 offers 3-types of meter displays: Standard Bar Graph, ExpertMeter and the SpecDisplay for information at a glance.
New Advanced EZ-Programming
Once installed, the 8500 X50 is ready to use with settings set to provide you with the best protection in North America. However, you can also customize it for your unique driving preferences.
The 8500 X50 offers 3-levels of display brightness, including Full Dark mode for discreet night driving.
Proprietary TSR Software
Exclusive software eliminates false alerts from radar based traffic sensors.
- Multi Band Radar/Laser Detector
- Up to 50% more range than the original Passport 8500 on the K and Ka bands
- 280 LED Alphanumeric Matrix Display
- Traffic Signal Rejection (TSR) rejects K band signals used in cities to detect flow of traffic to minimize false alarms
- 3 brightness modes including fully dark mode for discreet nighttime driving
- Audible alerts provide a verbal identification of the detected band
- Automute function will silence audible alerts
- 3 Convenient modes includes City, Highway, and AutoSensitivity to customize to your driving preferences
- Protection against POP radar and laser recognition
- Digital Signal Processing (DSP) provides maximum range with minimal false alarms
- SmartShield VG-2 immunity
- Hard carrying case included
- Installs on the windshield with included suction cup mounts
- Antenna type: (if listed)
- Operating frequencies:
- X band 10.525 GHz - 25 MHz)
- K band 24.150 GHz - 100 MHz)
- Ka band 34.700 GHz - 1300 MHz)
- Laser 904 nanometers, 33 MHz bandwith
- Power Requirements:
- 12 Volts DC negative ground
- SmartCord (included)
- Dimensions: 2.85"W x 5.32"L x 1.25"H
- Authorized Internet Dealer
- 1-year Manufacturer's Warranty
Due to state laws, Sonic Electronix, Inc can not ship radar detectors to Virginia or the District of Columbia.
LED Displays: Tells the driver what he or she needs to know through a bright LED display.
LED Icon Indicators: Tells the driver what he or she needs to know by illuminating icons and symbols.
Text Display: Tells the driver what he or she needs to know by illuminating text on the display.
Other ways to mount your radar detector include Velcro and adhesive.
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Product Name: Escort Passport 8500 X50 (Blue)
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