Well there certainly is a lot of choice of "channel" to listen to.
As for 64kbps (nominal) DAB+ radio quality these features would be pluses:
much extended treble compared with standard AM radios
in practice an extended bass compared with typical AM broadcasts
less THD (Total Harmonic Distortion) than with AM reception
generally a much quieter noise floor compared with an AM radio (unless the AM radio is close to the transmitter)
much less susceptible to impulse interference than AM radio
usually in stereo whereas AM radio in Australia is almost always limited to mono
less susceptibility to multipath reception glitches than FM radio
noticeably quieter noise floor than FM radio reception towards the outer limits of the FM reception zone.
And these factors would be minuses:
some people find the higher treble components created by SBR unnatural sounding and/or irritating
some people hear a hollowness or thinness in the sound
some people hear a jangly or phasey quality
some people find the sound lacks "bite" and "immediacy".
My personal opinion is that 64kbps (nominal) stereo DAB+ is very competitive with high signal strength AM reception using typical treble-impaired AM radios. It will for certain critical listeners noticeably lack verve and vigour and naturalness, but even for such critical listeners on an overall basis it may be perceived subjectively as being of comparable, or even superior, subjective quality.
48kbps (nominal) stereo DAB+ is in my opinion significantly more problematic. I personally find it a bit of a trial to listen to and given a choice would very possibly opt instead for treble-impaired monophonic AM with its noticeable THD.
32kbps (nominal) stereo DAB+ tends to be so poor that even non-critical listeners may find the artefacts of the psychoacoustic codec annoying. At the same time, many other people will report being happy with it! Tolerance of low bitrate AAC+ is a highly personal and subjective matter.
Turning to consider FM, I am still in the dark as to what standard of FM reception is considered appropriate to use for subjective comparisons with DAB+. As I said in my opening post:
Hi. My monitor is GB2488HSU IIyama. Sometimes i can see on screen weird little spot,screens:
Not my screens,but the same.
When i am close to monitor it looks like smudge. Screen:
But. When i go away few meters to rest in bed it looks like this:
But this doesnt look like bad pixel. More like smudge or something. Also this doesnt appear always. Sometimes is visible,sometimes not. Any ideas? Also why sometimes i can see this and sometimes not? Any explanation?* ** Somebody said that i have defective hardware. So exchange my monitor? Also actually is my 3rd day without that thing on screen. This will maybe not appear again or maybe yes?
I still have approx 25 DVDs left from an original total of approx 800, just cant part with some titles, eg. Bicentennial man, Down periscope, My Chauffeur & the Secret of Santa Vittoria to name a few.
Titles which get the 4K & HDR treatment will replace the BDs I have now (also approx 800)
And if if any of my DVD titles ever get released on Blu-ray, they will also be replaced with upgrades.