Around the World
HD Radio™ Technology is being tested and adopted in countries throughout the world, due in large part to its ability to deliver digital quality sound and services while making greater use of the existing analog spectrum. There are more stations broadcasting today with HD Radio Technology around the world than any other digital radio standard, and over 625,000 hours of HD Radio broadcasts are transmitted each week.
Succesful implementation of HD Radio Technology in the United Stats has resulted in significant interest from broadcasters worldwide. HD Radio brodacasting is the official digital radio standard in Mexico, the Philippines, Panama, and the United States. Stations in Romania have adopted HD Radio Technology as an alternative digital radio broadcasting system. Trial and testing of HD Radio Technology has expanded to Canada, Brazil, Norwary, China, Vietnam, and more.