Availability: 161 In Stock
Sku: RMS-TX16S-H

Product manual and firmware can be downloaded from the official website.

Lithium ion batteries that fit this radio can be found here.


RadioMaster TX16S OpenTX Multi-Protocol Radio w/Hall Gimbals

A budget-friendly radio with all the features expected in a top of the line product.  The RadioMaster TX16S includes full OpenTX support, hall gimbals, internal multi-protocol module, and more. 

Why choose TX16S?

  • Built-in USB-C Charging.
  • Touch Panel*
  • USB-C Data/simulator port.
  • Bigger battery compartment.
  • External SD card slot.
  • 2 X UART ports for updates and DIY.
  • Improved menu navigation with Page back and forward.
  • Better case design with improved grip ergonomics.
  • Better switch quality and placement design.
  • Better sliders with good center feedback.
  • Full Size (not small short throw) HALL gimbal with CNC Aluminum face.
  • Official OpenTX support.
  • Official Multi-module support.
  • Improved speaker circuit (no noise).
  • Included EPP box.


  • Channel: 16CH
  • Mode: Mode 2
  • Size: 183*212*66 mm
  • Weight: 736g (without battery)
  • Voltage: DC7-8.4V
  • Battery Compartment: 25*52*97mm
  • 2 x18650 (tray included) , 21700 7.4v 2s Pack or 7.4v 2s Lipoly (Batteries not included)
  • Current: 400mah (excluding external module)
  • External Micro SD slot: Card Included
  • 2 x External UART Expansion Ports
  • Touch Panel (requires OpenTX 2.4)

*Specs subject to change. Touch Panel included in TX16s HALL and TX16s HALL + TBS MicroTX set

1x RadioMaster TX16S OpenTX Multi-Protocol Radio w/Hall Gimbals

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An order placed before 2:00pm Eastern Standard Time will be shipped the same working day.

We ship on Monday-Friday by US postal service (USPS) and UPS, and Saturday morning by USPS if a local post office is open. Any order placed on Saturday morning may or may not be shipped the same day. Orders placed on Sunday and US holidays will be shipped the next working day.


Retail orders above $80 may be eligible for free shipping, including contiguous United States, Alaska, Guam, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, and APO addresses. We will use either USPS or UPS that most packages can be delivered in 3-5 working days, but not guaranteed. However, for packages contain large and heavy items, such as power supply, we may use parcel post service or UPS Surepost that may take up to 7 working days to be delivered.

USPS First Class Mail and Priority Mail, Express Mail, and UPS services can be used for domestic addresses. Tracking number and delivery confirmation will be provided to the customer when they are available. If you have not received a tracking information E-mail, please log into your account and click the "view order" link, then click "Track your order" link to find out the tracking number and ship method.

USPS Priority Mail is typically delivered in 3 working days. But very occasionally a priority mail package may be delayed for several days in the mailing system. If delivery time is extremely critical to your order, we would recommend Priority Mail Express or other couriers.

Domestic First Class Mail is only 1-2 days slower than Priority Mail in delivery. We suggest domestic customers choose First Class Mail for an order under 15 oz to save shipping cost.

Real shipping cost is calculated according to package weight and distance, and can be found in the checkout page after delivery address is specified in the fields.

Any order of $200 and above requires addressee's signature confirmation upon receipt of the package. Please contact us in advance or leave a comment in the message box if you want to waive signature confirmation.

We always check the legality of potential fraudulent orders. This procedure may lead to 1-2 working days delay in shipping in some rare cases.

We do not ship products to shipping forwarding companies. Any order shows this kind of address will be cancelled and refunded without notification.


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USPS First Class Mail is a budget shipping method. As soon as a First Class Mail package left USPS Chicago hub there will be no tracking information available. If you need detailed tracking information and timely delivery please do not use this shipping method.

Presently we cannot ship lithium batteries internationally by US Post Service or any other air shipping method. Please select UPS Ground if your order contains LiPo or LiFe battery.

We do not ship products to shipping forwarding companies. Any order shows this kind of address will be cancelled and refunded without notification.

RadioMaster TX16S OpenTX Multi Protocol Radio with Hall Gimbals

Customer Reviews

Based on 97 reviews
Jarrett W.
A lot of Bang for your Buck!

Originally purchased this transmitter with the intent of using it with electric planes only, just getting back into the hobby and my previous transmitters were quickly showing their age (72mhz, old Futaba 2.4 6ch). With Futaba's proprietary receivers being relatively expensive and my lack of interest in Spektrum's proprietary SMART system, I thought this may be a good alternative. I googled to find what receivers people generally found to be reliable, and gave it a go. Immediately changed to EdgeTX for touchscreen operation (its awesome) and setup the OMP bighorn with a FrSky XR8. Several flights without issue or hiccup. Programming is a bit weird to get used too but once you get it basic fixed wing model setup is fairly painless. Overall, the transmitter is extremely impressive. It feels great, isn't overly heavy but definitely feels robust. Love the aftermarket availability to be able to customize, gimbals are extremely smooth and the amount of flexibility with the amount of switches is nothing short of impressive to me. It wasn't very long before I decided to entrust a XR8 receiver and this transmitter to a Nitro powered plane. So far, so good!

Michael C.

RadioMaster TX16S OpenTX Multi Protocol Radio with Hall Gimbals

Gary W.

Working great. Happy with the purchase.

Barry J.
Impressed so far

First time with OpenTx and Radiomaster. I am still learning at University of Youtube but have set up and successfully flown 1 airplane already and will transfer others over as I get more comfortable. BuddyRC has been very easy to deal with and shipped items as described and on time. Can't ask for more.

Tony L.

Great service and very fast shipping. The Radiomaster itself is an awesome transmitter. Using it with my old Spektrum receivers and haven't had a problem yet. Even in my giant scale electrics.

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