How was the walkie-talkie invented?

Answer Walkie-talkies, which are hand-held devices used to communicate via airwaves, have been around since the late 1930s. The invention of the walkie-talkie was a widespread success and has gone on to p... Read More »

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When was the first walkie talkie used?

The first Walkie Talkies, the Motorola SCR-300, were used in 1940 by the Army Signal Corps and functioned as a hand set radio and transmitter. They were first utilized in the second World War.Sour... Read More »

Need a good walkie talkie?

Look for models that have higher power, since more output power means more distance. But a more sensitive receiver section will also let you hear farther; I assume that's a spec that improves if y... Read More »

Who created the walkie-talkie?

The walkie-talkie was created by Donald L. Hings in 1937, however, at the time it was referred to as a two-way radio. Walkie-talkies were not popularly used but became an invaluable military techno... Read More »

My walkie Talkie isn't working?

Besides radio frequency channels, those phones also have security codes. There is also likely an open channel option that will let you hear anyone on the channel, so as to know how busy the channel... Read More »