Listening on DAB Digital Radio

DAB Ways to Listen - XTRA

There are many great reasons why you should tune in to Capital XTRA with a Digital Radio, here are just a few...

Capital XTRA is the UK's number onestation for Hip Hop, R&B and more. You can hear us nationwide on DAB right now to hear the latest new urban dance music. First.

  • You now need a DAB+ radio to be able to listen to Capital XTRA.
  • The majority of modern DAB radios can receive DAB+.
  • Any radio with a Digital Radio Tick can receive DAB+.
  • In many cases you will not have to retune to continue hearing the station.
  • Capital XTRA is still available online and via Digital TV and the Global Player apps.

Digital Radios mean interference free listening to live radio stations. There's no hiss, crackle, or pop, no fading, no overlap.

  • Digital Radio displays the stations by name, so there's no need to remember frequency numbers, giving you the confidence to explore the airwaves and change radio stations at the touch of a button.
  • Digital Radio can double the number of radio stations you can get on FM.
  • Some Digital Radios let you pause and rewind and listen to live radio.
  • Some of the latest models, enable you to record radio to a memory card.
  • All Digital Radios come with an LCD display. This can display information about the song you just heard, songs coming up or news headlines.
  • Unlike some digital television services, you don't have to pay to receive Digital Radio. It's free.
  • Digital radios now start from under £35.
  • Digital radio is now available on mobile phones and MP3 players.

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