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More Selectivity…More Filtration…Means MORE focus on real radar threats.

K40’s latest technology gives you two options to customize Ka-Band alerts with Ka-Band Selectivity and Ka-Band Filter. These new features give you more filtration and less non-police radar alerts.

Ka-Band Selectivity – Control the segments of Ka-Band radar you want to be alerted to.

Ka-Wide Setting: The Ka-Wide setting scans the entire range of the…Read more

Falsing is Frustrating…Filtering is Freedom!

K40’s K-Band filter was engineered into all of our radar detectors in 2015.  With this filter, K40 products are able to filter out most of the vehicles on the road that are emitting K-Band through safety features such as; Blind-Side Assist, Collision Avoidance, Lane Departure Warning, etc. These features are found on most cars today…Read more

K40 Platinum Series – Auto Filter

The “Auto” filter setting is the perfect option if you love a “set it and forget it”  ticket-free driving experience.

The “Auto” filter setting optimizes sensitivity according to driving speeds: lower range and sensitivity in the city where there are more radar alerts from non-police radar signals, and maximum range and sensitivity on the…Read more

K40 Platinum Series – All-New LNA Radar Receivers

More Performance

K40’s LNA (Low Noise Amplifier) radar receivers are the latest in countermeasure technology for long-range detection of police radar guns. LNA technology boosts the radar signal and sensitivity giving you increased range and performance. You get quicker alerts and more time to slow down, giving you the confidence that your radar detector is going to “find them…before they…Read more

K40 Electronics’ Platinum Series Radar Detectors Released

K40 ELECTRONICS RELEASES NEXT EVOLUTION OF “TICKET-FREE” TECHNOLOGY WITH PLATINUM SERIES RADAR DETECTION SYSTEMS 

K40 Electronics’ Platinum Series radar detectors offer greater range, less falsing, and more customizable options for today’s vehicles and drivers.June 1, 2020, Elgin IL— K40 Electronics, a premier manufacturer of award-winning, high-performance automotive radar and laser protection systems, has released their…Read more

Dealer Spotlight: Extreme Performance

2020 Corvette C8 Installation at Extreme Performance in Palm City, FL

The 2020 Chevrolet Corvette C8 is not only one of the hottest new cars to come out this year, but it’s also one of the most anticipated Corvettes to be released for quite some time. We knew that K40 dealers would be excited to…Read more

How Police Get Your Speed Using Radar and Laser

If you’ve ever been pulled over for speeding, you know the feeling; your heart races and your palms get sweaty. You’re not alone. For every five drivers on the road, one will get a speeding ticket this year. Police write approximately every year, generating about six billion dollars in revenue. That’s from speeding tickets alone! The two…Read more

Are Radar Detectors Illegal?

K40 gets this question every day. There is quite a bit of confusion regarding the legality of radar detectors. Our goal is to answer the most common misconceptions and allow you to drive with confidence.

Here are all the facts regarding who can use a radar detector and where:

Under federal law, the use of…Read more

Fuzzbuster, Snooper, K40… Oh My!

Let’s start at the beginning. In the early 1950’s, police began using a Doppler effect radar system to catch speeders. The very first band used was S-band (2.445 GHz). This device allowed police officers to detect a vehicle’s speed with relative accuracy without the driver’s knowledge. It was a revenue revolution.

The cat had been…Read more

K40 Vortex Reviews

Vortex Radar RL360di Radar Detector Review

Vortex is a radar detector enthusiast who spends a lot of time learning, testing products, making videos, reviews, and product recommendations.  Vortex comes with passion for countermeasures and an engineering background. Vortex has a lot of opinions about K40’s products and services.

In this blog, we will highlight the…Read more