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Quality


Now i've been farting around with the nooelec one, but i decided to get a little bit of a step up.

Positive Review

A great product that i highly recommend!

Positive Review

3) but did not work on version 20 with the instructions i had.

Negative Review

Like i read in the negative reviews when i first tried to use this, it would only pick up the strongest of signals, and i was e...  Read More

Negative Review

Some people receive weather satellites with these, ive had some luck with the nooelec unit but this one just blows it out of the water.

Neutral Review

Having lots of fun messing around with the app they recommend on their website.

Neutral Review

Packaging/appearance


I emailed support regarding a packaging concern and received a reply within a few hours, and was quite satisfied.

Positive Review

Also, if it gets too got for your liking, you can zip tie some heat sink to the back of it and cool down the rtl-sdr.

Neutral Review

Competitiveness


This is a solid device that is better than some of the higher priced devices.

Positive Review

I had a nooelec one and while it wasn't bad, the rtl-sdr dongle out-performs it in frequency coverage and sensitivity.

Neutral Review

I am using it with a 9:1 balun and a 30ft long wire antenna inside so it is not at all optimal, but it seems to work for proof ...  Read More

Neutral Review
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    radio, great and good.
  • Our engine has profiled the reviewer patterns and has determined that there is minimal deception involved.
  • Our engine has analyzed and discovered that 78.7% of the reviews are reliable.
  • This product had a total of 1,184 reviews as of our last analysis date on Jun 23 2021.
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This brand is a lot more stable and accurate than the cheap versions I've used before.

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I have two SDR dongles that worked on an earlier version of my Linux Mint OS (19.1, 19.3) but did not work on version 20 with ...  Read More


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BETA

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    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    This is a picture of noaa19 using sdr# software with a simple turnstile antenna about 5 feet off the ground on frequency of 137.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Works very well with my qfh antenna, decodes noaa satellites very well, and receives radio fm is not the best but is doing its job.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    It functions with all of the sdr software that i have on my windows and linux systems.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Having lots of fun messing around with the app they recommend on their website.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    However, after i purchased the rtl-sdr blog 3, its instructions got it up and running.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    It is capable of receiving am, fm, single sideband, and morse code communications signals.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Unfortunately, you cannot use this sdr to see or hear digital tv in north america.

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