Snooper S5 R

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Radar & Laser Detector

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“It's Ok To Snoop...”

published 17/05/2004

A great gadget that can alert you to accident blac...

Expensive, Prone to false alarms (though these sti...

Snooper make products that detect radars... now, before you all start thinking they are illegal toys for boy racers, think again. Snooper products are perfectly legal in the UK and it's apparantly statistically proven that drivers who use these sorts of products are less likely to be involved in...

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“Please allow me to snoop”

published 13/09/2007

simple installation, easy to use, detects all spee...

bleeps an clicks are annoying

Last year in the United Kingdom 2.1 million people were caught travelling at excess speeds on the roads incurring 3 points on their driving licence and a £60 fine. I personally accounted for 2 of those offences counted above and was livid that each time I had been captured by static cameras...

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Not for me

“Complete waste of money”

published 03/12/2004

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Cheap build, doesn't do the job, very annoying!

Being a high mileage driver (approx 34,000 p.a.), I like many other drivers am becoming increasingly concerned about the proliferation of speed cameras, so called Safety Partnership mobile units, and the governments new proposals for penalising speeding drivers. I wouldn't consider myself a speed...

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Excellent

alerts you to speed cameras from a good distance, ...

can pick up signals from traffic lights, and a few...

i bought this snooper s5r as i was reccomended it by a well known vehicle spares store. i did originally purchase another brand which was £400 but that one was based on the public entering details to download onto the actual unit so not actuall alerting you to all speed cameras. so i decided to...

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Satisfactory

Easy to install

Mistakes petrol stations for Gatsos

I was fortunate (?) enough to have been given a new Snooper rather than having had to fork out nearly £200. However, I found it to be incredibly frustrating because although it did forewarn of both gatso and mobile speed cameras it also mistook petrol stations for cameras as well. I nearly became...

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Not for me

“dont waste your money”

published 04/02/2006

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everything

I heard the hype and thought it must be somthing, after parting with £199.00 I could not wait to try it. I drive a route to work passing six gatso cameras and detected none.I borrowed a friends bel 550 it found them all I have been in touch with the supplier and performance products who have been...

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