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Old March 9, 2020, 11:04 AM   #1
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What's good? I tried one from Amazon, and it's going back today. Aside from feeling cheap and insubstantial, I can't make it retain configuration settings. Having to reset the beep delay from instant to random every time I turn the thing on is a non-starter. I don't recommend buying this one:

So I'm looking here:

What are the pros and cons for the CED units vs. the Competition Electronics Pocket Pro and Pocket Pro II?
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Old March 9, 2020, 11:50 AM   #2
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Ive been running a pocket pro since they came out. I used it during my time teaching at Front Sight. So its been rode hard. Its still working today. I couldnt be happier with the performance of this old thing.
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Old March 9, 2020, 03:53 PM   #3
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I’ve really enjoyed my PocketPro II.
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Old March 10, 2020, 09:12 AM   #4
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Around here it seems to be PACT country. Some Pocket Pro, a good number of CEDs.
I have a CED which has a lot of functions but is kind of fiddly to set them up. I am not sure the phone type rechargeable battery is better than a replaceable battery in this application.
The AMG is getting good reviews but I have not seen one in action.
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