Why does my Roberts DAB radio keep cutting out?

Why does my Roberts DAB radio keep cutting out?

If the sound begins to burble or cut out altogether or you have lost a radio station it is probably due to one of the following: the signal has weakened due to a network fault or there’s a problem with your equipment or installation.

Why does my DAB signal dropout?

The first sign of poor quality signal to your DAB+ Digital Radio will often be audio dropouts (gaps of silence while listening) or the inability to access one or more channels. If using a portable/tabletop radio, ensure the aerial is full extended and move the radio around your home to see if signal improves.

Why does my radio station keep cutting out?

There may be a break, weak point, or loose connection in the wiring between the SiriusXM antenna and the tuner. Or there could be the same issues in the wiring between the tuner and your stereo. This can affect the sound quality and it may cause the radio to cut out often.

How do I reset my Roberts DAB radio?

Switch on your radio – as soon as the screen shows “Roberts DAB digital radio” press and hold in the Tuning control until the display shows “System Reset”. 3. A full reset will be performed. All presets and station lists will be erased.

Can Roberts radios be repaired?

A. Repairs are usually completed within 10 working days from when the radio is received at our repair centre.

How do I stop my DAB radio from interference?

The easiest way to eliminate interference on your DAB radio is to simply move the device to an area where other electrical devices won’t get in the way. Notably, though, you’re more likely to have a DAB interference issue on channels where you don’t have the best connection to begin with.

How do you stop radio interference?

How To Stop Radio Interference?

  1. Using wires with better shielding.
  2. Positioning the wires in a different angle.
  3. Using ferrite cores/chokes/beads.
  4. Replacing the speakers.
  5. Contacting the radio station or the owner of the transmitter.
  6. Contacting the FCC.

Why does streaming keep cutting out?

Stream disconnects occur when a part of the communication between the client computer and Airtame is disrupted (Computer<->Network<->Airtame). This can happen because of instabilities on the network side or poor WiFi signal but the most common reasons are WiFi roaming and network misconfigurations.

How long do DAB radios last?

Battery life on DAB radios is worse than on FM radios, and batteries can last for as little as 2-3 hours. This means it’s especially important to look for a radio with above-average battery life. DAB radios with good battery life can last for over 8 hours before they need to be recharged.

How do I update my Roberts radio software?

If you have an internet radio, the option to update the software on your radio can be found under Menu => System Settings => Software Update => Check Now. If an update is available, the radio will request confirmation before it downloads and installs the necessary updates.

How can I improve my DAB radio reception?

Here are some possible fixes: Disconnect possible sources of interference – Other electronic devices in the car such as dash cams, sat navs and USB chargers can interfere with the signal. Try disconnecting unnecessary electronic devices and see if this improves the DAB radio reception.

Is the Roberts Radio compatible with DAB +?

Roberts Radios manufactured after 2014 should all support DAB+ and are therefore able to access digital radio stations abroad. If you are unsure, please verify if your user manual mentions DAB+ or contact us for assistance.

What to do if your DAB signal is not working?

Some DAB radios display the current signal strength on their screen, so keep checking this and moving the radio around until you find that sweet spot. If this isn’t an option in your chosen room, or if you’ve tried this and it hasn’t helped, then the next step is moving the aerial about.

Is there a retune button on a DAB radio?

With new digital radio stations cropping up all the time, you’ll want to retune the radio frequently anyway. That way, you’ll always be on top of the latest offerings in your area. Most DAB radios have a retune button, but if not, you’ll find this option somewhere in the main menu.

Where do DAB signals come from in the UK?

Just like regular FM radio, DAB signals are sent out by transmitters located across the UK. If you live near one of these, then you shouldn’t have too much of a problem with your DAB signal. However, there are a few places in the country that are out of the range of these transmitters.

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