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Very simple to operate, you can be up and running in 3 minutes or less. No programming needed, just your zip code. Once your Zip Code is entered, BCD536HP will load Police, Fire and EMS channels in your area. New Feature Coming Soon - DMR digital reception

List Price: $699.99
Our Price: $559.95
You Save: $140.04

Stock Status: In Stock
Product Code: 10-501854

Setup & Optimize:
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    Free Software Download - Sentinel Software for BCD436HP/BCD536HP
    Owner's Manual - For BCD436HP and BCD536HP
    Video's - Product Videos and Sentinel Software Videos
    Uniden Siren APP - Video - Siren App Tips - WiFi Firmware Dongle Update -Available for Apple product under "Uniden Siren"

    The BCD536HP is Uniden's new flagship mobile scanner...which incorporates two firsts. Like the BCD436HP, it is the first standard mobile scanner to include the ease of use of the HomePatrol-style database; simply enter your zip code and away you go. But, the BCD536HP adds to that WiFi connectivity, allowing you to listen to and control your scanner using your smartphone or tablet...from anywhere in your home, vehicle, or around the world.

    About our Set-up & Optimize Service
    With Scanner Master's exclusive Set-up & Optimize service we see to it that your BCD536HP is fully updated and ready to use for your area, perfect for your own use and especially perfect for a gift. First we optimize the internal database by updating the frequency library, which changes daily. We will also check and install any firmware updates to the HomePatrol before the radio ships. (The firmware is the operating system for the radio which may have been updated or tweaked by the factory following its production in Asia.) Scanner Master will then build a Favorites List for the customer (based on the ship to address of your order), or for the area in which the scanner will be used if the customer specifies a different city and county (for example if the radio is given as a gift). Scanner Master will also pre-tune the radio by entering the end-users zip code. Note that this service will add approximately 7 to 14 business days for processing before the radio will be shipped.

    (The benefit of this Favorites List work is that we insure that the most important data to the user is readily accessible as often times, if the database for the end user's area hasn't been completely prepared with what's known as "geo-tagging" then some or all of the local agencies will not activate for scanning. Scanner Master insures that this will not be the case.)

    In the box
    • Antenna (Back of Set)
    • Mobile DC Power Adapter
    • AC Adapter
    • USB Cable
    • Three-wire Harness
    • Mounting Bracket and Hardware
    • Printed Manual
    Unit Size
    W 7 1/8" x H 2 1/8" x D 5 7/8" (without knobs)

    Frequency Coverage:

    25-512 MHz
    758-824 MHz
    849-869 MHz
    894-960 MHz
    1240-1300 MHz
    TrunkTracker V supports the following:
    APCO Project 25 Phase I and Phase II, X2-TDMA, Motorola, EDACS, and LTR Trunked Radio Systems

    Pre-Programmed Database
    4 Gigabyte microSD card holds the entire USA and Canada database of radio systems, plus leaves room for hundreds of hours of audio recording.

    Easy to program
    • Flexible Easy Channel Selection using Zip Code or GPS and Service Types — just pick the kinds of channels you want to hear and tell the BCD536HP where you are and let it do the rest.
    • Flexible Scanning — scan from any combination of the main database and Favorites Lists
    Easy to use
    • Sentinel Software makes database and firmware updates simple. Also allows you to create, edit, and manage your Favorites Lists.
    • Complete Front-Panel Programmability — create custom Favorites Lists either using systems from the main database as a starting point or program your systems from scratch.
    • Easy Scan Control using the dedicated System, Department and Channel Hold buttons.
    • Quick Key access to 100 Favorites Lists, 100 Systems per Favorites List, and 100 Departments per System.
    The features you love!
    • Close Call® RF Capture with Do-Not-Disturb automatically tunes the scanner to nearby transmissions without interrupting reception in progress.
    • NOAA Weather Alert with SAME
    • Temporary Avoid lets you quickly silence unwanted systems, departments, or channels while allowing you to restore them by cycling power.
    • Included Sentinel Software makes database and firmware updates simple. Also allows you to create, edit, and manage your Favorites Lists.
    • USB PC Connectivity
    Unit Features
    • Back-lit Display and Keypad
    • Back-light-on-Squelch option allows the back-light to remain on during an entire transmission.
    • 64 x 288-Pixel Dot-Matrix Display
    • Serial GPS input for location-based scanning using the Uniden GC-GPSK.

    Product Launch Video

    BCD536HP Unboxing

    BCD536HP: First Power On

    Programming Your Scanner

    BCDx36HP Sentinel First Run Video
    Free Software Download - Sentinel Software for BCD436HP/BCD536HP

    BCDx36HP Sentinel Creating Custom Favorites List Video
    Free Software Download - Sentinel Software for BCD436HP/BCD536HP

    Uniden's Siren APP

    BCD536HP Remote Demo

    Average Customer Review: 4.5 of 5 Total Reviews: 43 Write a review.

      0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
    Uniden Bearcat BCD536HP Police Scanner June 15, 2016
    Reviewer: Michael P. Rogers from Winchester, KY United Stats) Your location: es  
    I love this scanner, but its going to be a long learning curve to be able to use all its bell and whistles.  Uniden should have more info you tube type , how to use this scanner. Maybe they will in the future. But I do love this scanner.

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      2 of 2 people found the following review helpful:
    BCD536HP Uniden Scanner May 30, 2016
    Reviewer: Ralph - David Spence from Albany, NY United States  
    The set is good playing and has great features.  Still should be easier to program and use for non  - wizards of electronic devices.  I like it very much.

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      0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
    New Type II Scanner April 27, 2016
    Reviewer: Buddy from Midland, TX United States  
    Great scanner.  Programming takes some getting used to however.  Not like anything I've ever had before.

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      1 of 1 people found the following review helpful:
    New to 800 trunked Digital February 26, 2016
    Reviewer: Tim Fesperman from Locust, NC United States  
    The BCD536HP Scanner works great..  we have just turned on a new 700Digital APO25 system.  I have had scanners for 40 years or more.. this is amazing.  can hear everything.  a learning curve for sure but we did it.  Now on the BCD436HP

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      2 of 3 people found the following review helpful:
    Uniden BCD536HP February 13, 2016
    Reviewer: James Anding from Plano, TX United States  
    The is an very excellent scanner. Pay no attention to the negative reviews where owners do not have the ability to figure how to use/program it to its full potential.
    Anytime you have an advanced technical produce that has hundreds of advanced features you will always have people who do not have the intelligence to use it properly.
    There is a learning curve involved if you want to do more than just plug in a zip code. This is expected and in my opinion part of the fun of discovering/learning all the great advanced features this scanner offers.
    I have enjoyed tweaking all the settings to fine tune the scanner to the way I like it to operate.
    If you want an extremely advanced scanner that will give you much joy and excellence by learning and tweaking advanced setting that other simple scanner do not offer, this is the scanner for you.

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