Portugal

Last update: 25.06.2015 - older versions

Expansion of the DAB network awaits a decision by the Portuguese government. It is likely that future rollout will use DAB+ or DMB. A trial operated by RDP ran from 1999 until 2011. 

Last update: 25.06.2015 - older versions

During the trial, 42 transmitters were in use, 27 in the mainland, nine in Azores and six in Madeira, covering more than 75% of the population.

Last update: 25.06.2015 - older versions

The national multiplex was operated on channel 12B and carried programmes from RDP, among them Antena 1, Antena 2 and Antena 3, RDP Africa and RDP Internacional.
One channel was a test transmission of the classical music programme, Antena 2, at the reduced bit rate of 192 kbits/s. It was planned that the multiplex would carry 6 programmes – 3 of them from RDP (Antena 1, Antena 2 and Antena 3) and 3 other programmes.

New dates announced for Radiodays Europe
18.03.2020 - Portugal Portugal
Radiodays Europe has announced new dates for the Lisbon 2020 conference, which will now be held on 13-15 December 2020. The event is postponed until late in the year because of Coronavirus COVID-19. All tickets purchased for Radiodays Europe 2020 in March are valid for the new dates in December. The location for the conference remains the same, the Centro de Congresses de Lisbon (CCL) in Portugal.

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RadioDays announces more speaker details for Lisbon
12.02.2020 - Portugal Portugal
Speakers at the RadioDays event held in Lisbon will include Jacqueline Bierhorst, WorldDAB vice president and member of the steering board.

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Alpine Halo 9 features DAB+, CarPlay and Android Auto compatible display
21.02.2018 - Portugal Portugal
The 9" display with built-in touchpad will allow the user to quickly and comfortably handle all Radio, USB, HDMI and DAB + functions.

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Status: interested in the past
Population: 10.6 million
Last update: 25.06.2015

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