The VX-420 is one of the latest portables in the Vertex Standard line. It is the most featured packed sub-compact portable to date.
Features: 8-character Alpha Numeric Display, 6 programmable function keys, 32 channels, 5 Watts (VHF or UHF), 2-tone encode/decode, 5-tone encode/decode, Inversion scrambler, Multiple Scan Modes, DTMF ANI and many other 'standard' features.
There are also options for: Digital Voice Storage and Rolling Code Encryption.
This radio will prove to be one of the best values you could find on the market today.