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Report: 2.4M DAB+ Radios Operational in Switzerland

DAB+ receiver sales increased 20 percent according to report
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GfK Switzerland and Marketing and Consulting for Digital Broadcasting Technologies have reported that 2015 saw the sale of 454,000 DAB+ receivers across Switzerland, an increase in sales by 20 percent. With those figures, at the end of 2015 Switzerland reportedly had nearly 2.4 million pieces of equipment operational with DAB+ reception.

Home audio and the automotive sector are key areas of growth for DAB+ receivers, according to the study, with 65 percent of car manufacturers supplying DAB+ as standard.

The report also indicates that there are 90 DAB+ radio stations on the air in Switzerland, with some broadcasting exclusively in DAB+.

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