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Unboxing Falken Edition Losi Tenacity TT Pro RTR

Unboxing - Falken Edition 1/10 Losi Tenacity TT Pro SMART Br…

Back at the start of the year Losi announced a pair of new Tenacity TT Pro SMART Brushless RTRs. One version is like ours and is the Falken edition, while the other sports Brenthel livery. As we unpacked the Falken edition, we took a bunch of pictures to give you a good look at what comes inside the box. As the [...]

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Spektrum DX3 Smart 3-Channel Transmitter

Spektrum DX3 Smart 3-Channel Transmitter

Coming this April from Spektrum is a DX3 Smart 3-Channel Transmitter. This Smart version of the DX3 comes with a SR315 receiver and was designed for budget conscious drivers that are looking to try Spektrum’s new Smart Technology. Here are the highlights- * New styling w/ improved ergonomics * Foam covered wheel for increased control * DSMR Technology for superior range and response * [...]

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Spektrum SMART LiPo ROAR

Spektrum SMART Race LiPo Batteries Now ROAR Approved

Spektrum has announced that their new SMART 100C Race LiPo Batteries have now been ROAR approved. The Spektrum 100C Race LiPos come with the very latest in SMART technology and mate perfectly with Spektrum’s full line-up of SMART battery chargers. Here is the official press release- The Spektrum team at Horizon Hobby has exciting news — Spektrum Smart 100C LiPo Race [...]

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Spektrum SMART Bundle 6S

New Smart Powerstage Bundles From Spektrum

To help make battery charging safer and easier than ever before, Spektrum has announced four new SMART Bundles. Each bundle comes with a SMART battery charger and SMART LiPo battery, the every latest in technology from Spektrum. Here are the highlights- * Integrated microchip stores unique parameters for each battery * SMART discharge automatically discharges to a safe voltage * SMART LiPo batteries [...]

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ARRMA 1/5 Kraton 8S RTR Review

THE ARRMA 1/5 Kraton 8S RTR Review

Whoa, ARRMA just dropped a 1/5th Scaler?!?! Yes indeed hardcore rc enthusiast, ARRMA has just announced their highly anticipated 1/5 Kraton 8S RTR Monster Truck. Yes it is huge! Yes it is designed for hardcore bashing! Yes it comes with a Spektrum 8S capable SMART speedo! Yes it has huge tires! Nobody reads this part anyways, LOL, so let’s just [...]

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ARRMA 1 5 Kraton 8S BLX Monster Truck RTR

ARRMA 1/5 Kraton 8S BLX Monster Truck RTR

After a full month of teasing, ARRMA has officially announced the 1/5 Kraton 8S BLX Monster Truck. The largest truck that ARRMA has ever made, the 1/5 Kraton was designed to withstand the rigors of hardcore backyard bashing. Here are the highlights- * Massive new 1/5 design * Triangular center brace system * Laser-etched aluminum chassis * Massive 20mm oil filled shocks * Easy to [...]

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Spektrum RC 4S SMART LiPo Battery

New SMART LiPo Batteries From Spektrum

New from Spektrum are a pair of SMART Technology LiPo Batteries. Both packs sport a 100C discharge rate and SMART IC5 connectors. Here are more details- * Integrated microchip stores unique battery parameters & data * Smart discharge- batteries automatically discharge to storage voltage * Impact resistant ABS plastic hardcase * Gold plated, heavy-duty bullet connectors * Smart chip reader & balance wire in one [...]

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Video Unboxing The Losi Tenacity DB Pro SMART Buggy

The folks over at Horizon Hobby have long been innovators in the rc industry. Showcasing their latest SMART Technology is the Losi Tenacity DB Pro RTR. The Tenacity DB Pro features the new Spektrum Smart 130A ESC, which is mated to a Spektrum DX2E Active radio. When used with a Spektrum SMART LiPo battery, you can drive with the very [...]

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Losi Tenacity DB Pro SMART Technology RTR w/ Fox Racing & Lu…

Just announced by Losi is the Tenacity DB Pro 4WD Desert Buggy featuring SMART Technology. The new Pro version of the Tenacity comes with full metric hardware, as well as numerous heavy duty aluminum parts. Also big news for the Tenacity is its SMART Technology 130 amp brushless ESC. Here are more details- * Spektrum Firma 4-pole 3150kV 550 brushless motor * [...]

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Spektrum DX5C Smart 5-Channel Radio

Spektrum DX5C Smart 5-Channel Radio

Coming next month from Spektrum is the DX5C Smart 5-Channel Radio. The new version of the DX5C is loaded with Smart technology to make your hobby experience even better. Here are just some of the highlights- * Download firmware updates instantly using Wi-Fi * Can swap setups with compatible radios via Bluetooth * Backwards compatible with DSM2 receivers * Five fully proportional channels * Program [...]

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Spektrum SMART ESC Firma Avian

Spektrum Announces Line-Up Of Smart ESCs

New from Spektrum is a line-up of Smart Technology ESCs. On the surface side Spektrum has announced the Firma ESC line-up, while the air side is called Avian. For now, Spektrum has introduced 3 Firma surface controllers and 6 Avian controllers for the air crowd. * No additional sensors needed for telemetry data straight to radio in real time * Telemetry shows [...]

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Spektrum RC SMART S1500 DC Battery Charger

A Pair Of New SMART Chargers From Spektrum

Just announced by Spektrum are a pair of new SMART Technology Battery Chargers. The SMART chargers from Spektrum are some of the safest, as well as high-tech, on the market. The Spektrum SMART S1500 DC Charger (#SPMXC1050) is a single port charger with 500 watts of power on tap. With charging at up to 20 Amps, the S1500 can quickly charge [...]

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Spektrum S1200 DC Smart Battery Charger Review

Spektrum S1200 DC Smart Battery Charger Review

As a long time innovative leader in the radio world, Spektrum and Horizon Hobbies is now setting out to become a force in the LiPo battery and charger world. New from Spektrum is a full line of SMART Technology batteries, chargers, and accessories. While we have been using several of their new SMART units, this week we are doing a [...]

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Pro Boat Power Boat Racer Deep V

Pro Boat Power Boat Racer Deep V w/SMART Charger & Battery

Recently announced by Pro Boat is the 17″ Power Boat Racer Deep V w/SMART Charger & Battery. The latest offering from Pro Boat packs serious power by using a brushless motor and it comes with the very popular self-righting feature. Here are more highlights- * Comes with a Spektrum 3S 1300mAh SMART LiPo & charger * Choice of two trim schemes- Lucas [...]

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Spektrum S120 USB-C Smart Charger

Spektrum S120 USB-C Smart Charger

Have you been looking for a quality Smart Charger for under $20? If so, have a look at the new S120 USB-C Smart Charger from the folks at Spektrum. The S120 is ultra-small, making it easy to take nearly anywhere. * Automatically detects Smart Battery & charges when connected * Powered by convenient USB power * Charges 2-3S LiPo Spektrum Smart Batteries * Maximum [...]

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