Whites V3i Review: A True Multi-Frequency Detector with a Color Display
If you are looking for a metal detector that can handle different types of terrain and targets, you might want to consider the Whites V3i.
The Whites V3i is a metal detector that has many features that make it stand out from other detectors. Some of the features are:
- It has three optimized hunting frequencies: 2.5 kHz, 7.5 kHz, and 22.5 kHz. You can use all three frequencies simultaneously or each of them separately, depending on your target and ground conditions.
- It has a full-color high definition display that shows all the target information in bold, high contrast color. You can use the zoom key to enlarge or reduce the display info, and choose from preset color pallets or create your own custom color schemes for each program.
- It has nine turn-on-and-go hunting programs that are designed by experts for different scenarios, such as coin and jewelry, salt beach, relic, prospecting, deep silver, high trash, hi-pro, mixed mode pro, and meteorite.
- It has live controls that allow you to make real-time adjustments as you hunt, such as sensitivity, discrimination, ground balance, volume, and more. The live controls are customized for each preset program.
- It has a 3 x 3 target ID system that lets you check targets with three different screens that you activate with the trigger: SpectraGraph, Pinpoint, and Analyze. These screens show you the phase and strength of each frequency, the shape and size of the target, and the depth and signal strength.
- It has a waterproof 10″ Double D search coil that is the standard for performance and depth, especially in hard-to-hunt grounds. You can also use other accessory coils and adjust the loop selection for reliable depth information.
- It has wireless SpectraSound headphones that are engineered just for the Whites V3i. You can choose from multiple channels to avoid interference from other detectors, or set up two headphones to hear targets from one detector.
- It has a selectable ground filter that lets you choose from eight different filtering levels from 5 Hz to 12.5 Hz to suit the ground minerals and your sweep preferences. It also has a soil type select that lets you choose normal or salt to tailor the ground rejection to the type of soil1.
- It has a recovery delay that lets you choose from 200 different signal processing speeds to match your sweep speed and search conditions. It also has a prospecting scan that shows changes in the ground minerals as you sweep to indicate gold bearing areas1.
- It has a language option that lets you choose from Spanish, German, Russian, Turkish, and English. It also has an owner registration that lets you embed your name and contact information with a special password.
- It has an adjustable backlight that has 20 different intensity levels. It also has a status bar mode indicator that shows a simple icon for search, analyze, or pinpoint.
- It weighs 3.6 lbs and requires 8 AA batteries that last for 20-40 hours. It is not waterproof, but it is water resistant with an IP 54 rating.
According to the web search results, the Whites V3i has a retail price of $2,079.00,
You may also want to compare the prices and reviews of different sellers and websites before making a purchase. The Whites V3i is a metal detector that is worth considering if you are looking for a high-end and multi-capable detector, but it is not a detector for everyone.
The Whites V3i is a metal detector that is designed for experts who want a lot of data and customization. It is a detector that can handle any situation and provide you with a lot of information and options. However, it is also a detector that is expensive and complex to use. It has a steep learning curve and requires a lot of practice and patience to master. It is not a detector for beginners or casual users. It is a detector for enthusiasts and professionals who want to find the oldest and deepest treasures that others have missed. It is a metal detector engineer’s dream detector.