Canberra's 2CA is now broadcasting on Digital Radio. It brings to Canberra the benefits of digital quality audio, robust transmission and significantly improved functionality to your radio listening experience.
Compared with analogue radio, Digital Radio brings the listener a high quality interactive experience. It's the future of radio broadcasting in Australia!
Canberrans can enjoy the freedom of live pause and rewind, as well as text data and information.
The best benefit of Digital Radio is the improvement in audio quality. You'll finally be able to enjoy 2CA in full digital stereo. Say goodbye to the crackle and hum of AM sound and patchy reception, you can now enjoy 2CA in quality thats far better than FM radio!
Digital Radio offers many other features dependent on the digital receiver you buy and may include further interactivity such as the facility to record live radio for later playback, tagging a song you like for later download (ie - an iPod dock), album covers, graphic art and more.
Just think, if Radio was invented today, it would be interactive, high quality and functional. Digital Radio is bringing radio up-to-date - and it's about time!
To read more about Digital Radio, head to digitalradioplus.com.au
Q: How is Digital Radio different to existing radio?
A: Reception and audio quality is better, plus a new range of added features.
Q: What are these added features?
A: Digital Radios come in all shapes and sizes and have an array of features. Basic features may include live pause/rewind, scrolling text and images. High end models can include CD player, wifi/bluetooth, internet radio, MP3 and/or ipod dock included.
Q: Can I use my existing radio to listen to Digital Radio?
A: No. You'll need a DAB+ receiver
Q: Will you turn off 1053 AM?
A: No. There has been no switch off date indicated by the Government.
Q: Are there Digital Car radios available?
A: Yes there are. Click here to read about in car DAB+ radios available.
Q: Where can I buy a Digital Radio, and where do prices start?
A: See our list below. Prices generally start at around $40.