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BBC National DAB
 

Masts transmitting BBC National DAB multiplex

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Sunday, 21 July 2019
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Frank
7:49 AM

I have been listening to the BBC Radio 3 Proms on FM - because I understand that FM provides greater "accuracy" than DAB.
On quiet passages there is audible hiss and crackle - I have used three different FM Tuners.
Is this because the BBC is using sub-standard FM transmissions in order to "push" people towards DAB?
Would I get better sound with a DAB tuner?

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Monday, 22 July 2019
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Willie Bone
sentiment_satisfiedBronze

5:24 AM

Frank, I reckon, the best way to listen to BBC Radio 3 and other BBC Radio services is bluetoothing BBC Sounds through WiFi or mobile phone to your hifi unit! The data rates per channel on the BBC Sounds app is reproducing CD quality sound for each service!
If your hifi is a tad old and is a non-smart stand-alone "dumb" unit, make it smart by purchasing a Bluetooth device and plug it into the hifi auxiliary slot! Google Chromecast audio plug-ins are priced around ?30 quid!

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Chris.SE
sentiment_satisfiedGold

12:34 PM

Frank:

it sounds like you might not have quite a strong enough FM signal, and/or your receiver is getting old and is giving more background noise.
One of the primary differences between DAB and FM is that DAB doesn't give the same dynamic range (on sound level) as FM which is why purists prefer FM but you do need a good signal and kit ;)

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