Garrett Vortex Comparison

Garrett Vortex Comparison

in Serious Detecting Blog

VORTEX SERIES COMPARISON

Vortex VX5
Vortex VX7
Vortex VX9

Target ID Scale(s)
One 0-99 Target ID Scale
V2-tier Target ID Scales
3-tier Target ID Scales

Frequencies
Two: Multi-Frequency (Multi) and 13 kHz
Four: Multi, 5 kHz, 13 kHz, Multi Salt
Seven: Multi, Multi-Salt, 5 kHz, 9 kHz, 13 kHz, 18 kHz, 25 kHz

Search Modes Included
Four: Zero, Standard, US Coins, Custom
Five: Zero, Standard, US Coins, Beach, Custom
Seven: Zero, Standard, US Coins, Thin Coins, Custom, Beach, Fast

Notch Discrimination
Yes
Yes
Yes

High-Resolution Iron Discrimination
Yes
Yes
Yes

Variable Recovery Speed
No
Yes: 2 settings
Yes: 3 settings

Submersible to
16 feet (5m)
16 feet (5m)
Y16 feet (5m)

Z-Lynk Wireless enabled
No
Yes (5m)
Yes (5m)

Increased sensitivity/depth
No
Yes (5m)
Yes (5m)

Number of ID Tones
3
5 (5m)
5 (5m)

Iron Volume
No
Yes
Yes

Pinpoint Mode
Yes
Yes
Yes

Iron Audio
Yes
Yes
Yes

Multi-Dimensional Multi-Freq.
Yes
Yes
Yes

Ground Balance
Yes
Yes
Yes

Frequency Shift (EMI reduction)
Yes
Yes
Yes

Volume control
Yes
Yes
Yes

LCD Backlight
Yes
Yes
Yes

Detector Length
24.75" to 56.75"
24.75" to 56.75"
24.75" to 56.75"

Weight
2.9 lbs. without coil cover; 3.05 lbs. with cover installed
2.9 lbs. without coil cover; 3.05 lbs. with cover installed
2.9 lbs. without coil cover; 3.05 lbs. with cover installed

Standard Coil Included
8.5" x 11" DD Raider
8.5" x 11" DD Raider
8.5" x 11" DD Raider

Updateable / Upgradeable
Yes
Yes
Yes

0 comments

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *