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Arva Avalanche Beacons Neo Avalanche Beacon ARNINEO. With a search bandwidth never seen on the market and an improved performance in reliability and speed the NEO is the most powerful device on the market. The simple and powerful interface matches both the demanding needs of the most advanced users who will be impressed by its incredible range as well as beginners who will appreciate the user friendliness of the beacon.

- CampSaver.com

Intuitive and easy to use in an emergency, this Arva Neo Avalanche Beacon makes it possible to search for victims or be rescued yourself in the event of a avalanche while out exploring. Intuitive and performance are keywords that help to define the Neo avalanche transceiver. Winner of 2014 Backcountry Magazine Editor's Choice Award. With a search bandwidth never seen on the market, and improved performance in reliability and speed, the NEO is the most powerfull device on the market. The simple and powerfull design matches both the demanding needs of the most advanced users, who will be impressed by its incredible range, as well as beginners, who will appreciate the user friendliness of this beacon. Stay safe in the backcountry and know you've got the best when you're with the Arva Neo beacon. Battery check & Frequencies: Yes. Group check: Yes. Automatic return to sending mode: Yes. Analog: No. Stand by mode: No. U-turn Alarm: Yes. Transmitter / Receiver: International Frequency (kHz): 457. Antennas: 3. Maximum range (in meters): 70. 2 search modes: Novice, Expert: No. Transmitting autonomy (in hours): 250. Weight: 230 g or 0,51 lb. Function marking victims: Yes. Digital: Yes. Searching autonomy (in hours): 40. Number of victims: 4+. Earphones plug: No. 5 years warranty: Yes. Search bandwidth: 60. Backlight screen: Yes. Software update: No. Scrolling function: No. Compass: No

- Tahoe Mountain Sports

The Neo+ Beacon boasts a digital range of seventy meters, making it the burliest beacon in Arva's extensive collection. This triple antenna beacon is fine-tuned for efficiency, with a simple on-and-off switch, a button for burial marking, and a search-to-send switch that you can turn on and off while still wearing the included the harness. The harness, by the way, is unlike any other harness for beacons. It's a plastic case that you can slip in and out quickly, and it prevents turning the beacon off when it's tucked away. The beacon will automatically switch from search to send after four minutes of no mobility, just in case you get caught in a slide while searching for buried victims. In search mode, the Neo+ can also alert you if you're about to pass the beacon you're searching for so you don't have to backtrack.

- Backcountry.com

Intuitive and performance are keywords that help to define Arva's latest device, the NEO. With a search bandwidth never seen on the market, and improved performance in reliability and speed, the NEO is the most powerful device on the market. The simple and powerful designed matches both the demanding needs of the most advanced users, who will be impressed by its incredible range, as well as beginners, who will appreciate the user friendliness of this beacon.

- Mountain Gear

The Neo Transceiver melds a simple design and function with advanced features such as multi-victim marking and group check to meet the needs of beginner and expert backcountry skiers.

- REI