Excerpt: Just purchased, 1st problem the quick release does not click in and hold against the windshield, keeps falling off. to many false alarms, and then when there was a real speed trap it did not go off untill I was on top of the trooper.
Excerpt: The radar detector is good, not great with regard to Ka band detection. Not nearly as good as the Valentine, but of course a bit less money. Big problem though when driving into the sun either in the morning or late in the afternoon as it sets off the laser warning alert which continues until the...
Pros: size and cost
Cons: detection and problem with false laser alerts when driving toward the sun
Excerpt: I bought the unit brand new from a reliable internet vendor. It worked fine for 3 months then died. Receipt in hand, I called Bel for warranty service whereupon they informed me they wouldn't honor the warranty unless it was purchased from an "authorized" dealer.
Pros: Excellent Ka band response and false signal rejection
Excerpt: I have used radar detectors for 20 years. When I purchased the Beltronics RX65, I was looking for quality and improved performance over my Cobra. I was looking for quick detection of KA Band which is used a lot in my state. This detector was not as effective as my $130 Cobra.
Pros: pretty lights
Cons: over priced, turns itself on and off repeatedly, poor customer service
Excerpt: I bought 2 of these, 1 for each car and after 13 months, they both started turning off and on repeatedly for no reason, to the point where they do not turn on at all now. I called Beltronics about this and they say you have to pay to return the item to them along with $60 for each one to repair.