- Price: £300 / €330
- Weight: 210g
- Search Width: 50m
- Battery Life: 200 Hours
- Power Supply: Internal battery, USB C rechargeable
Why we chose the Ortovox Diract Voice Transceiver Backcountry Equipment Review: This new avalanche transceiver is one of the most intuitive and easy to use beacons we’ve ever tested. And it works like no other on the market.
Before you say it, don’t worry, we know… A transceiver isn’t an accessory but a //requirement// when venturing into the backcountry. Secondly, it only forms one component of an essential three-part system that also includes a shovel and probe. Third – and most importantly – the “best” transceiver out there is of course the one that you’re most practiced in using.
“This new avalanche transceiver is one of the most intuitive and easy to use beacons we’ve ever tested”
With all those caveats in mind, let us introduce to you the new Diract Voice Transceiver from German-based backcountry experts, Ortovox. This extremely innovative and intuitive beeper provides the user with clear instructions, spoken out loud, through every phase of the rescue.