NEWS: New Tangent Audio DAB Radios announced

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    1. hodg100

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      I thought DAB was on the way out.
       
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      It's still going although a majority of the stations are in glorious mono these days. :)
       
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      420 million audience worldwide is not shoddy. DAB has the potential for superb noiseless transmission, ,pity its not being used to full advantage.
       
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      Supplemented by DAB+ now, but no.
       
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      Nationally DAB+ is a bit of a joke especially if you live along the south-east and East Anglian coastal areas because there is unlikely to be any service any time soon as Normandy and Belgium got to 11A first.
       
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      I'm surprised we have it at all.

      DRDB chief: 'DAB+ is a red herring' | TechRadar

      I have it, in the midlands.

      Digital radio in the United Kingdom - Wikipedia

      As of September 2016, there were over 30 DAB+ stations being broadcast in the UK.[42] In March 2017 the Brighton mutliplex became UK's first to only broadcast DAB+.[43]

      The Department of Culture, Media and Sport published minimum specifications for digital radio receivers in the UK in February 2013 which states that a receiver sold in the UK must be capable of decoding a DAB+ stream of up to 144 capacity units[nb 2].[44] Radios must support DAB+ to receive the digital tick mark.[45]
       

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