Recommendation on Minimum Receiver Technical Requirements for the Reception of DAB + signal issued by HAKOM

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The document represents minimum technical requirements that DAB + receivers should meet in order to ensure high quality reception of digital radio services in the Republic of Croatia. The DAB + network is currently in operation, and the beginning of commercial work is expected  in 2021.

ZAGREB, 8 January 2021 - The Croatian Regulatory Authority for Network Industries (HAKOM) published the “Recommendation on Minimum  Receiver Technical Requirements for the  Reception of DAB + signal” (link), which represents the minimum technical requirements that DAB + receivers should meet in order to ensure high quality reception of digital radio services in the Republic of Croatia (RH).

A test DAB + network with a coverage of 88% of the population of the Republic of Croatia is currently in operation, and during 2021 a public tender is expected and the issuance of licence  of radio  frequency spectrum for digital radio , thus representing the beginning of commercial work of DAB + network.

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For additional information please contact:
Croatian Regulatory Authority for Network Industries (HAKOM)
Roberta Frangeša Mihanovića 9
10110 Zagreb, Croatia
Tel. + 385 (0) 1 700 70 07
Fax + 385 (0)1 700 70 70
 
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