[Community] GTA04A5 ready to be pre-ordered

Andreas Kemnade andreas at kemnade.info
Tue Nov 12 09:15:12 CET 2013


On Thu, 2013-11-07 at 07:03 -0500, Benjamin Deering wrote: 
> On 11/06/2013 06:02 PM, NeilBrown wrote:
> > .
> >
> > Maybe in the spirit of openness a vote might be  instructive.
> >    Does anyone actually want stereo aux input through the 2.5mm jack?
> >    Does anyone actually want to listen to the FM radio without wasting power?
> >
> > (no and yes for me).
> >
> > Thanks,
> > NeilBrown
> >
> Is there a similar possibility for the neo900?  If so, my answer would 
> also be no and yes.
> I see that Silicon Labs has a chip that does FM and weather band 
> (si4739), but without transmit.  If there is no place to cram a tx 
> antenna, maybe this would be a good option.  It looks like they are 
> almost pin compatible - I think am antenna would replace tx antenna.

I would vote fpr the si4732/si4735. It does not include weather band,
but short wave. weather band is afaik an us-only thing. 

Andreas Kemnade

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