Switzerland - Automotive - History

16.04.2018

85% of new cars in Switzerland now with DAB+ as standard

According to an analysis conducted on behalf of OFCOM some 290,000 vehicles were sold in 2017 had a DAB+ device already fitted (280,000 units) or had one retrofitted (8,200). The number of vehicles equipped with DAB+ as standard has increased sharply: at the end of 2016 the figure was 66 percent, whereas a year later it had reached 85 percent. Furthermore, for the first time the number of DAB+-enabled vehicles reached the one million mark.

Further analysis available here.  

 

20.06.2017

72% of the Swiss population listens to the radio in the car and Switzerland has the highest DAB+ outdoor coverage of any country. 99% of its population is covered and it has a clear migration strategy for the move from FM to DAB+.

According to leading automakers 65% of all new Swiss vehicles come with DAB+ digital radio as standard. 86% of new cars sold in June 2016 came with DAB+ as standard or as an option.

21% of new cars sold in Switzerland in 2016 were sold with DAB+ as an option.

24.02.2017

72% of the Swiss population listens to the radio in the car and Switzerland has the highest DAB+ outdoor coverage of any country. 99% of its population is covered and it has a clear migration strategy for the move from FM to DAB+.

According to leading automakers 65% of all new Swiss vehicles come with DAB+ digital radio as standard. 86% of new cars sold in June 2016 came with DAB+ as standard or as an option.