Listener's Guide

Media Archive - Software Defined Radio - DRM and AM Radio Compared

Wanted to see the difference between DRM and AM audio on Radio NZ. AM audio begins @2:55.

Received from Auckland, New Zealand. Using the nooelec "Ham It Up v1.0" upconverter circuit, an R820T RTL2832 RTL SDR tv dongle with a random wire antenna about 15m long.

Used SDR Sharp as the software radio and DREAM as the DRM decoder.

RTL SDR is a low cost software defined radio receiver. You can buy a RTL SDR dongle here http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B009U7WZCA/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=B009U7WZCA&linkCode=as2&tag=youtube0ae9-20&linkId=RR5VUVIXLMIB43M

And the Ham It Up upconverter can be purchased from http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B009LQT3G6/ref=as_li_qf_sp_asin_il_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=B009LQT3G6&linkCode=as2&tag=youtube0ae9-20

RTL SDR playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL8C67BE3D4BDBB5FA

RTL-SDR Blog: http://www.rtl-sdr.com

More Like This In The Shortwave Section

Can You Help?

If you can't see the video for any reason, can you let us know via the Contact Us page. We would also like your suggestions, anything to do with our radio hobby.