HD RADIO

Our Experts will answer all of your questions:

 

"If it's not on my factory radio, how do I get it?"
"Is there a monthly service charge ?"
"If I buy a new radio, what then?"
"Will it sound any better than my current FM radio?"
"Do I get more stations than normal FM Radio?"

 

Buy HD Radio For The Car And Hear The Advantage

Many FM stations now broadcast a second signal called an HD signal. In order to access that HD signal, a dedicated HD tuner is required. Those HD tuners are built into many new aftermarket head units and may be available in your factory installed head unit. Unlike satellite radio, no subscription is required. The HD signal is broadcast free, just like FM. 

 

There is some confusion surrounding the term “HD” as it related to HD radio. It is often misunderstood as “High Definition”, like HD television broadcast. The necessity of an additional tuner contributes to this confusion. “HD” as it relates to HD radio really stands for “Hybrid Digital”. There are some sound quality benefits to HD radio, but additional signal resolution (high definition) isn’t one of them. In an HD radio, the digital signal is broadcast as over the FM band from the radio station. Because the signal is digital, it is less susceptible to static, drop outs and interference. That’s definitely a sound quality advantage. The range over which you can pick up the HD signal is about 60% of the range over which you can pick up the traditional FM broadcast. Switching from one broadcast type to the other is done automatically by the HD radio tuner. 

 

An additional benefit of HD radio is that some radio stations multicast. That means they broadcast a second signal, which may be alternate programming. Much of that alternate programming may be more specialized—devoted to a specific genre of music.

Greensboro, NC (336) 855-0520

1621 Stanley Rd Greensboro, NC 27407

 

High Point, NC (336) 307-2010

201 E Lexington Ave High Point, NC 27262

 

Winston-Salem, NC (336) 917-0032

1365 Peters Creek Pkwy Winston-Salem, NC 27103

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Car Audio/Video

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If you’ve ever seen a TV commercial for a high-tech new car in which the audio system has been custom designed by experts to provide a listening experience that rivals the best home audio systems and wished you could have one, we’ve got news for you. You can and you don’t ...

Window Tinting

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Look cool and feel cool with our automotive window tinting Winston- Salem, NC! Say goodbye to heat build-up and the glare inside your vehicle and ride more comfortably, even on the hottest days. Our auto tint has been specially designed to give you the highest heat...

Vehicle Security

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If you’re concerned about the security of your vehicle, you may want to consider adding a remote controlled alarm system for an added measure of protection. Many alar systems also offer convenience features that aren’t offered in alarm systems included from the car maker.

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Greensboro, NC

1621 Stanley Rd

Greensboro, NC 27407

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High Point, NC

201 E Lexington Ave

High Point, NC 27262

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Winston-Salem, NC

1365 Peters Creek Pkwy

Winston-Salem, NC 27103

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