The Uniden R3 is an extreme long range radar and laser detector with advanced filtering and GPS for red light and speed camera alerts. It is also Spectre Elite Undetectable. It detects X, K, and KA radar with advanced K and Ka band filters to help eliminate false alerts. It is also equipped with Eagle Eye for 360° laser detection. Individual bands can be turned on or off to ignore specific frequencies. It also has K and Ka POP mode to detect brief transmissions too fast for some detectors to catch.
The R3 has two city modes and highway mode to adjust sensitivity levels. It has an OLED display with a choice of 6 customizable background colors, and adjustable dim levels. The R3 can display radar band frequency, speed, time, signal strength, vehicle battery voltage, and up to 4 radar threats at one time.
The R3 also features voice alerts with an option to mute at the press of a button. Other features include alarm priority, Quiet Ride, User Mark, speed warning system, battery voltage warning, traffic sensor filter (TSF), self test and factory reset. The firmware is upgradeable.
The Uniden R3 comes with a single suction cup mount, two suction cup windshield mounting bracket, 12-volt DC power cord with built-in USB port, USB cable, hook and loop mounting tape, a zippered travel case, owner's manual and a one year manufacturer warranty.
Uniden R3 Differences and Key Features
|Feature ||Uniden R1 ||Uniden R3 ||Uniden R7 |
| || || || |
|OLED Display ||6 Color ||6 Color ||8 Color |
|MAX Speed Warning ||No ||No ||Yes |
|Signal Strength Meter ||5 Level ||5 Level ||8 Level |
|GPS ||No ||Yes ||Yes |
|Directional Arrows ||No ||No ||Yes |
Uniden R Series Questions and Answers
Yes. The R3 does have GPS capability, This allows the R3 to incorporate other enhanced features, such as Quiet Ride, MAX speed warning system, speed camera detection and red light camera detection..
Yes. The Uniden R3 does detect speed and red light camera locations when GPS is enabled.
Yes. We carry replacement windshield mounts
for the Uniden R3. You can order online from our website
, enter our live chat or call us toll free at 1-800-584-1445 to order.
We carry a number of compatible accessories for Uniden radar detectors, including the R1, R3 and R7. Check out the accessories tab above, or
our Uniden accessories page
for a full list.
Yes. Beltronics,Escort and Uniden power cords are compatible, however, Beltronics and Escort smart cords are not.
Yes, the R1, R3 and R7 are firmware upgradeable. Updates are released by the manufacturer on a periodic basis. These updates may include feature enhancements, new functionality, bug fixes and other tweaks to enhance the performance of your radar detector and keep it current.
Lots of reasons! In short, we've been in the radar detector business for a long time (since 2002) and we do things the right way. Our staff is here to help
if you have a question or a problem. We stock these radar detectors in our on-site warehouse, so if we tell you something will ship then you can believe us.
We're an authorized dealer for all of our brands, so you can be sure that your products will have their full warranty and not be counterfeit.
Uniden R3 Features
- X, K, Ka Band Detection
- 360° protection against laser
- K POP Mode
- Ka POP Mode
- City and Highway Modes
- Advanced K and Ka Band Filters
- Traffic Sensor Filter
- Spectre Elite Undetectable
- Red Light Camera Alert
- Speed Camera Alert
- Memory Feature
- 6 Color Adjustable OLED Display
- Adjustable Display Brightness
- Alarm Priority
- 5 Level Signal Strength Meter
- Laser Alarms
- Voice Notifications
- Audio Only Mode
- Visual Only Mode
- Auto and Manual Muting
- Dim Mode
- Mute Memory
- Quiet Ride
- Volume Control
- MAX Speed Warning System
- Low Battery Warning
- Micro USB Port
- Audio Jack
- 12v Cigarette adapter with mute key and USB
- Self Test
- Factory Reset
- Firmware Upgradeable
- One Year Manufacturer Warranty
Included with the Uniden R3
- Uniden R3 Radar Detector
- Coiled 12V DC Power Cord with USB Port
- Single Suction Cup Windshield Mounting Bracket
- Double Suction Cup Windshield Mounting Bracket
- Hook and Loop Fastener Tape
- Zippered Storage Case
- Owner's Manual
Uniden R3 Specifications
- Dimensions: 1.4” H x 3.1” W x 4.9” D ( 29.50 mm x 69 mm x 110 mm)
- Weight: 4.9 oz (140 g)