Insight to IBOC 4 - Aug 2005
While the standard defines the basic operation of the trasnmission system, the enhanced functions of data, surround sound and multicast operation have yet to be fully defined.
Broadcasters have sought the killer application for FM HD Radio, and at first glance it looked like program-service data was going to be it.
Every radio engineer has his favorite songs that he uses to adjust a station's processing or evaluate performance.
This graph shows that consumers will increase their investment in HD Radio-capable receivers over the next decade.