Uniden BearTracker 885 CB...
Uniden BearTracker 885 CB Radio/Digital Scanner. The first Uniden Police Scanner to scan as well as transmit/receive via CB radio.
This product is no longer in stock
The BearTracker 885 does what no other CB radio can do: it can keep you up-to-date with current public safety activity anywhere in the US and Canada* by scanning for police, fire, ambulance, and/or DOT radio traffic. No need to worry about changing scanner programming as you drive. The included GPS allows the BearTracker 885 to automatically select nearby channels from its nationwide database without you having to lift a finger. We update that database every week, so if something changes where you are (or where you are going to be), simply load the latest using the included BearTracker Update Manager. The database includes all known* analog and digital channels, so all you have to do is drive and listen.
BearTracker Warning System alerts you whenever there is nearby public safety radio traffic. The BearTracker 885 does this by checking the low-power signal produced by the radio in the public safety vehicle, so if you get an alert, you know that there is activity within only a couple of miles from you. Best of all, this feature is legal to use… even in commercial interstate commerce vehicles** And, of course, the BearTracker 885 is a full-featured CB Radio, too. It has 40-channel CB operation, 4-Watt RF power, a 7-color display, SWR meter for precision antenna tuning, RF Gain, Mic Gain, PA mode, Talkback, and NOAA Weather with Alert. The ergonomic noise-cancelling microphone is designed to enhance your transmissions, even in the noisy environment of a tractor-trailer cab.
Receive police, fire, ambulance, and DOT dispatch transmissions wherever you are in the US and Canada*
Legal alternative to Radar Detectors. Alerts you when nearby public safety transmissions are detected.
Allows the BearTracker 885 to automatically select nearby scanner channels to monitor
the major types of communications systems used by public safety, local government, amateur radio operators, and more.
Let’s Free updates keep the database current so if an agency changes channels, you won’t be left behind.
The BearTracker 885 contains the following:
- 885 CB 2-way mobile radio
- Noise-Cancelling Microphone
- Mounting Bracket Kit
- DC Power Cord
- Window-Mount Antenna
- Micro-SD card and SD Card adapter (pre-installed)
- GPS Receiver/RJ45 cable
- Owner’s Manual
- Part 95 Subpart D (FCC Rules)
* Cannot receive encrypted or some proprietary types of digital systems.
** Some states restrict the use of scanners in vehicles. Please check your local state laws for any restrictions.
|Body Style||Base - Mobile|
|Display Color||Multicolor LCD|
|Number Of Channels||Virtually Unlimited|
|Programming Services Available||No|
|Reception Type||Analog - Trunking - Digital -Digital Phase ll|
|Operating System Supported||Windows - 2000 - XP - Vista - 7 - 8 - 10|
|Size||8.1 in. L x 7.28 in. W x 2.2 in. H|
|Scanning Speed||85 Channels Per Second|
Size (L x W x H):
8.1 in. L x 7.28 in. W x 2.2 in. H
Yes, it does.
The 885 Hybrid does require two antennas, one for the CB side and one for the Scanner.
(Scanner) JBC290M: https://www.bearcatwarehouse.com/accessories/bnc-magnetic-mount-antenna
(CB) B203: https://www.bearcatwarehouse.com/accessories/b203-cb-magnetic-mount-antenna
The Beartracker885 doesn't use software, this Radio scans from the national frequency database using GPS location. You cannot manually program frequencies into this radio.
You can find the replacement Mic here: https://www.bearcatwarehouse.com/accessories/microphone-for-bearcat-880-bearcat-980-pc787
The GPS uses the USA/CA database found on Radioreference.
The 885 radios only come with hardwire connections for your car battery, you would need a power converter for home use.
The 885 is designed for mobile use, You would need a power convertor to use this at home.
The DC hardwire cable comes included with the 885 for vehicle use.
The Scanner covers 25-960mhz
Uniden products are not compatible with Apple/Mac computers. We do sell programmed SD cards with all the updates, see the link below.
Yes you can. The Uniden video below explains this feature.
Do you have a question about your order status or a purchase you are considering? We're here to help!
|Address:||6030 Marshalee Drive, Suite 721, Elkridge, MD 21075|
Mac Support Assistant
Windows Support Assistant