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Item#: 9SIA08C1KR3674

WHISTLER XTR-690 SE Radar / Laser Detector with Compass

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XTR-690 SE

Operation Bands



POP Mode
Sensitivity Control
3 City Modes/Highway Mode
Red Text Display
Power Requirement
12 Volts
4.90" x 3.15" x 1.40"
6.5 oz.


Enhanced High Performance!

Ka Max Mode - Improved Ka Band Sensitivity

Exclusive Radar Signature ID - RSID

Exclusive Laser Signature ID - LSID

Three (3) Filter Modes Provides extra filtering

72 Point Digital Compass

Vehicle Battery Voltmeter

INTELLICORD Ready - Program which features INTELLICORD controls

Real Voice Alerts - selectable

Exclusive Low Profile Periscopes

360° Maxx Coverage

High Gain Lens

Stay Alert

Dim Modes

Quiet/Auto Quiet Modes

Alert Priority

Setting Saver

Safety Warning System - SWS

Manufacturer Warranty

90 days limited
1 year limited

Quick Info


  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 1 year
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 90 days

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  • James B.
  • 8/11/2012 7:42:11 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsGood

Pros: It does work, I use it to and from work everyday. It has gone off when officers where running radar.

Cons: There are a TON of false alarms!!!!I have learned where the false alarms are on my route, but when I am taking a new one, It kinda sucks.

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  • Adam K.
  • 1/27/2011 7:15:53 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsGood Overall Radar Detector

Pros: Excellent Ka-band sensitivity
Good laser sensitivity
Fast reaction times to instant-on and quick trigger
Easy to read display
Can turn on/off individual bands, POP, SWS
Good filtering algorithms
Very accurate signal meter

Cons: K-band sensitivity could be better
No auto dim mode
X-band falses sometimes show up as a K-band signal if X-band is OFF.

Other Thoughts: Overall this is a good radar detector. Ka-Max mode performs very well, and has quick response (almost Valentine V1-like reaction time) to instant on and quick trigger. The fast response makes it easy to determine whether the signal being used is constant on or instant on/quick trigger.

Filtering does a good job of weeding out false alarms without making the detector deaf. This detector also identifies the frequency being used on Ka-band and the PPS rate of laser helping one to determine whether the threat on these two bands are real or not.

Unlike many other radar detectors, this unit has a signal meter that is very accurate and reacts well to obstructions in real time with no delay on ramp up, full strength and ramp-down signals.

K-band could be a bit more sensitive but it does the job - also turning off X-band sometimes will cause an X-band false to show up as K-band. I leave X on as there are so few X-falses anyway.

Overall, a very well thought out radar detector

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