RDS (Radio Data System)
RDS is a system which transmits useful information (digital data) for FM broadcasts together with the broadcast
signal. Tuners and receivers designed for RDS reception can extract the information from the broadcast signal for
use with various functions such as automatic display of the station name.
This unit is equipped with the following functions utilizing RDS data :
PTY (Program Type Identification) Search :¢
The tuner automatically searches for a station which is
currently broadcasting a specified program type (genre).
PS (Program Service Name) Display :
When an RDS broadcast is received, the station name
is automatically displayed.
Before using RDS
For reception of RDS stations, the auto memory function must be used to preset the stations. During the auto
memory function, the presetting sequence priority will be given to the RDS stations.
(For U.K. and Europe)
The "RDS" indicator lights up when an RDS broad-
cast (signal) is received.
÷ Some functions may not be provided or be given dif-
ferent names depending on countries or areas.
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