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Cobra XRS 9960G detects radar, and your location

CNET Car Tech reviews the Cobra XRS 9960G radar detector.


Cobra comes up with a new concept for radar detectors--GPS that warns you of existing driving hazards. Along with its 15-band detection, Cobra's XRS 9960G correlates your current location with a database of known red-light and speed cameras, as well as potentially hazardous driving areas. In our testing, we found the system works perfectly, although its alerts come a little too frequently, especially in an urban area like San Francisco, which has plenty of red-light cameras.

Read our review of the Cobra XRS 9960G radar detector.