Posts Categorised: HD Radio
Here’s the latest data on HD Radio-compatible vehicle sales for last year
SAN JOSE, Calif. — Now that we’ve made it almost two months into 2018, we have data to share about HD Radio sales across the US for 2017.
A couple of salient facts for you to consider:
- All 40 major automobile brands offer HD radio in at least one model
- Nearly 250 different car models come with HD radio
- More than 50% of those car models sell for under $35K, and 75% cost less than $50K
While the growth in HD radio penetration seemed to level off a bit in 2014 and 2015, it has grown as of late, now reaching an impressive 48.9%.
Lest you think your market “doesn’t care” about HD, let’s take a look at the highest levels of HD radio in-car penetration:
Company expects vehicles will introduce the platform in late 2018, early 2019
The platform combines over-the-air analog/digital AM/FM radio content with IP-delivered content
The commission has not yet adopted specific rules governing the technical details of rebroadcasting digital sub-channels over FM translators
New set of best practices focuses on the configuration, alignment and maintenance of HD Radio transmission systems
KIJI runs 12.5 kW with an antenna 320 above ground level;