Since the last update SDRplay has ensured that the downloadable Raspberry Pi SD card images are fully operational with the newer models like the RPi 4B+ RPi4B+ 8GB and the RPI-400. See SDRplay’s blog for the latest links to these AND new scripts which allow you to install SDRplay-related software to your existing SD card: https://www.sdrplay.com/add-sdrplay-related-software-to-your-existing-raspberry-pi-sd-card/ (There’s also a link to the new video guide on this)
For universities and teachers: SDRplay’s university teaching course “Understanding Radio Communications – using SDRs” is available for teachers. It’s a ready made course complete with Powerpoint slides, notes for students and video guides. The (freely available) course is designed around the RSP1A – more information can be found here: https://www.sdrplay.com/understandingradio/
To demonstrate the complexity of the dual tuner RSPduo, this new video shows clearly how to set up SDRuno to run the two tuners simultaneously: https://youtu.be/pqK0u7p-jGY - there are also several new plugin demos available (click on the appropriate links within the descriptions here: https://www.sdrplay.com/plugins/
SDRplay has made a video to help with common SDRuno installation and upgrade questions: https://youtu.be/lmOHYLAZdz0.
You can see the new videos as they are released on SDRplay’s YouTube Channel which now has over 10,000 subscribers: https://www.youtube.com/c/SDRplayRSP/videos
You can search for videos and documents in SDRplay’s apps and support catalogue: https://www.sdrplay.com/apps-catalogue/
The SDRPlay RSP1A is a perfect gift for friends and family of lapsed radio amateurs or shortwave listeners – older people who played with radios when they were still at school.
The latest version of SDRuno is providing very stable. The plugin system is becoming very popular – please see updated plugins page which has links to the new plugins available, including video guides: https://www.sdrplay.com/plugins/
There are new videos which highlight all SDRPlay products and show the manufacturing process – go to: https://www.sdrplay.com/see-how-sdrplays-rsps-are-made/
The 2021 edition of the World Radio and Television Handbook is now available and includes a review of the RSPdx in which the author comments "This receiver excels at all types of monitoring whether it be broadcast, amateur, utility, L-Band and more. …. it is so reasonably priced that it’s hard to think what’s not to like about this great little receiver." For more on this, see: https://www.sdrplay.com/world-radio-tv-handbook-2021-is-out-and-praises-the-sdrplay-rspdx/
SDRPlay guys have made a video to help with common SDRuno installation and upgrade questions: https://youtu.be/lmOHYLAZdz0 - you can see new videos as they are released on SDRPlay's YouTube Channel which now has over 10,000 subscribers: https://www.youtube.com/c/SDRplayRSP/videos You can search for videos and documents in the apps and support catalogue: https://www.sdrplay.com/apps-catalogue/
Help system makes it easier for you to get rapid support for technical inquiries. This system is designed to guide customers through common problems before they actually raise a ticket. SDRPlay website has been updated to include this new Help system – where it used to say “Support” it now says “Help” on the home page.
Thanks again for your ongoing support for the RSP family and our best wishes through the pandemic.
SDRplay have made available downloadable IQ recordings, which can be used instead of real world signals to check out the operation of SDRuno and related software. For more information, see: https://www.sdrplay.com/sdrplay-iq-demo-files-available
They have also made a video to help with common SDRuno installation and upgrade questions: https://youtu.be/lmOHYLAZdz0 - This is one of 9 new videos released in the last month.
You can see the new videos as they are released on SDRplay's YouTube Channel which now has over 10,000 subscribers.
You can search for videos and documents in the Apps and Support Catalogue.
SDRuno V1.4 went live and has been well received. This now supports plugins and SDPplay's webinar demonstrates the new plugins in action: https://youtu.be/vGoookEnMoI
To find out more about Plugins, click here: https://www.sdrplay.com/plugins
There is now an easy way to connect SDRuno running windows to a remote RSP connected to a Raspberry Pi over a LAN - see: https://www.sdrplay.com/virtualhere-allows-remote-rsp-access-over-lan
SDRplay has announced it's new upgraded customer support system called “Help”. This makes it easier for end customers to get rapid support for technical inquiries. This system is designed to guide customers through common problems before they actually raise a ticket.
SDRplay’s website has been updated to include this new Help system – where it used to say “Support” it now says “Help” on the home page.
SDRplay continues to add to their searchable “Applications and Support” catalogue – see https://www.sdrplay.com/apps-catalogue
This useful facility helps people to find information and video guides more easily.
Live SDRplay webinars
SDRplay is running a series of regular technical webinars which should be of interest to newcomers to SDR as well as SDR enthusiasts. This Sunday May 3rd 1700 UTC (19:00 in Hungary) SDRplay will have a special webinar focused on the use of SDRuno with RTL-SDR dongles. Information about these webinars, together with links to past events, can be found here.
Time to explore diversity with the RSPduo
If people have big gardens, now is a perfect time to experiment with multiple HF antennas and explore just what can be achieved with the RSPduo both for noise reduction and also signal enhancement. This recent video demonstrates how good the RSPduo can be for signal enhancement.
Links to video reviews (in English) can be found here: https://www.sdrplay.com/reviews-catalogue
Links to other language video reviews and guides can be found by going to https://www.sdrplay.com/apps-catalogue and scrolling to the bottom.
Consider creating your own video and we can showcase it on our Anico Youtube channel and send it to SDRplay, so it can be added to catalogue site of SDRplay too.