Escort refers to this as artificial intelligence protection. For all those city and highway use this GPS enabled long range RD is a blessing. Whenever the topic of the 9500IX comes up, it is instantly compared with Valentine V1. The radar industry is not dynamic like the rest of the electronics market; hence radar’s do not change so often.
Negative Features It is very idealistic to wish for a device that has no negatives at all. The 9500ix includes proprietary traffic sensor rejection (TSR) software to eliminate false alerts. The 9500ix is offered with red or blue LEDs. I think the blue definitely looks cooler, but the red may better preserve night vision. Another benefit of the GPS receiver is that the 9500ix comes pre-loaded with thousands of red light and speed camera locations across the country.
You can choose the auto mode and not the expert mode to prevent any confusion if you are novice. The 9500ix is easily the quietest detector I’ve ever driven with. The 9500ix also comes pre-loaded with thousands of safety camera locations, including red light and speed-based cameras throughout North America. Now here is one radar detector that is compatible for your bike too.