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FM Radio (or FM broadcasting) is a broadcasting technology pioneered by Edwin Howard Armstrong which uses frequency modulation (FM) to provide high-fidelity sound over broadcast radio.

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Is there really no true FM radio without earphones?

I am looking for an offline FM radio without antenna. It was definitely possible on older devices with Android Jelly Bean, but I look for a non-root solution. I know that FM radio requires a 75 cm ...
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Why FM radio app is limited to FM 108

I just discovered I can listen to FM radio with my phone and a jack cable but I was wondering why is it limited to FM108? I tried another app and it still limited to FM108. The reason I'm asking this ...
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How to get past stalled initial station search in NextRadio?

I have a phone with an FM chip. To make use of it, I installed NextRadio. During onboarding, NextRadio is supposed to look up local radio stations. However, it hangs on this step, displaying a ...
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Is it possible to install a radio application on Google Pixel 3XL?

I want to buy a Google Pixel 3XL but it does not have a radio. Is it possible to install a FM radio application on it anyway?
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Is it possible to install an FM Radio application to get local frequencies?

Samsung Galaxy S10 has a built-in radio application. But it catches only USA and Canada frequencies. I do not live in USA nor in Canada. So is it possible to install an FM Radio application from ...
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How to play FM Radio app without earphone?

I would like to play my default FM Radio app. But it always asking to connect an earphone. Is it possible to play FM Radio app without an earphone ?
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Microphone not working when connected to Bluetooth FM transmitter

When connected to my FM transmitter, I am able to hear audio from calls but they can hardly hear me. Similarly, if I want to use Google Assistant, I have to shout. I believe the issue is that a ...
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Does the Samsung Galaxy S7 Universal Unlocked Model (SM-G930UZKAXAA) Have FM Radio?

Does anyone know if the SM-G930UZKAXAA model of the Galaxy S7 has FM radio or not? I've read one review saying that it doesn't, but the review was quite old and the S7 was supposed to have its FM ...
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Can I use my Android device to find out which FM frequency has the least noise?

I have an Android device (Nougat) with a built in FM reciever. I also have an FM transmitter that I use to transmit audio to my car stereo. As I travel around, I find that the landscape of FM real ...
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FM Radio is ruining my audio. How do I stop this?

So after noticing the new app icon for the FM app in nougat I decided to give it a look. I listened to radio through my speakers AND my headphones and then exited the app to watch YouTube. All of ...
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Missing FM radio functionality in CyanogenMod on Samsung Galaxy S3 (i9300)

I installed CyanogenMod 13 on my i9300 and noticed there is no radio app any more. How can I get the functionality back?
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Rooted (Verizon) Samsung Galaxy S4 -- run FM Radio app?

I'm considering rooting my (Verizon) Galaxy S4, currently running Lollipop as pushed by Verizon in August 2015 (plus any updates that have pushed out since then). There appears to be no likelihood ...
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Can I install FM radio APK in another phone?

I have the FMRadio's APK of an old phone with recording feature and I would like to install it in a phone that comes with FM Radio but doesn't have recording feature. I've tried but it says app was ...
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What's missing to run Next Radio, and how can I get/install it?

I've got a Samsung Galaxy S4 (Verizon), currently running Lollipop as provided by the carrier -- not rooted. Verizon has apparently recently begun to allow NextRadio to run on some of their phones, ...
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Is there a way I could listen to FM radio with my laptop but the radio comes from my android smartphone's built-in FM radio app?

Is there a way I could listen to FM radio with my laptop but the radio comes from my android smartphone's built-in FM radio app (which doesn't require internet)? Something like a linking thing so ...
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Tune-in to next radio station on FM radio without unlocking the phone

I'm using Moto E 1st gen. on Android KitKat. I'm used to listening to FM radio while travelling, but whenever I want to tune-in to other radio station, I have to unlock the phone first because I'm ...
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how to get radio back after installing new ROM

After installing a new ROM (cm12.1) I have lost my radio app on my LG optimus G E975. What I have done to get it back.. 1. I have taken backup of radio app (on Android ver 4.4). But when I install on ...
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Samsung galaxy trend FM radio sound not going to earphones

my mom has Samsung galaxy trend android phone and she is having problems with earphones. She wants to listen to FM radio but the sound is not going to the earphones but plays through speakers. Are ...
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Is there an internet free radio app that can connect to bluetooth speakers

I have an old Samsung galaxy S1 that I would like to use an a radio transmitter and connect to my home entertainment system via bluetooth. To run the built in app you are required to have head phones ...
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local headphone enabled FM radio app for nexus 5 (no internet needed)

I just moved from S3 to nexus 5, and there are a couple of things that I miss from my s3.. one is the prepackaged FM radio app.. all i needed was my headphones and I could connect directly to the ...
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Why does MIUI ROM have the FM radio on Samsung Galaxy S2 but other custom ROMs do not?

I have loved the MIUI ROM because it is the only custom ROM that has FM radio enabled on Samsung Galaxy S2. Why does MIUI ROM have FM radio but other custom ROMs like CyanogenMod do not?
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FM Radio on HTC One Google Play Edition

My HTC One has the capability to tune FM Radio stations. And the Standard Edition comes with an app for using it. However, I can't find a way to use the FM Radio on a (non-rooted) Google Play ...
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how do I make the radio start automatically when I plug in my headset?

On my old phone, the radio would automatically turn on when I plugged in my headset. I can't seem to get it to do the same on my new phone? I have a Sony Xperia go, running jelly bean.
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Hacking frequency range in tuner

I have a Samsung Galaxy S3 with FM Tuner application. It is rooted. I also took a look at Spirit FM Unlocked. My question is: provided that this is illegal in some countries and not in others, and ...
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How to get fm radio back after Desire X was updated to Android 4.1?

My HTC Desire X recently updated to android 4.1. With that update, the FM radio disappeared. How can I get it back? I can't find an app the does this in the Play Store. Are there other ways?
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Unable to change radio channels through headset

My headset for fm radio cannot be used for channel change. It switches off and on instead. I'm not able to change the channels using headset given by them.
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Android system apps deleted, restore to default condition.

I have rooted my android phone and removed some of system apps form my Samsung GT-S5360 in order to save space. These are Email.apk EmailWidget.apk Memo.apk MyFiles.apk QuickOffice.apk ...
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How to record FM radio

Is there an app which can record audio (to mp3) from the FM radio (NOT internet-radio). I want to record some shows while listening to the radio and store them in my SD memory card but I can't seem ...
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listen to radio on xperia ray with wireless headset

Does anyone know how I can still listen to the radio on my Xperia ray even with my Novero Rockaway Stereo Bluetooth Headset. I tried inserting a handsfree while connected to the bluetooth headset but ...
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Why does the CM7 Radio FM app require bluetooth to run?

The FM Radio app on my stock ROM(s) (Samsung 2.2 and 2.3) only required to plug in earphones. And that was the case with any phone radio app on any cell phone. But why does the app which comes with ...
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FM radio for Xperia arc S with CyanogenMod?

How do I listen to radio on an Xperia arc S? I use CyanogenMod (version 7.2.0), which does not include an FM radio app.
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How to tune a frequency like 89.0 on Jusada ICS CM7 stock radio?

I am using Jusada Ice Cream Sunday ROM. I have problem with its stock radio app. I can not tune to even numbers after decimal like 89.0 or 106.2. After the decimal it only let me tune to odd numbers....
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Radio without the headset

Is it possible to hear the radio without connecting the headset? I know the headset acts as an antenna. However, it would be great if I can just put the phone on the coffee table and listen to the ...
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How can I play music from my HTC Desire Android phone in my car?

My car is a 2002 Toyota Camry and the stereo is old-fashioned like this: http://www.google.com/images?um=1&hl=en&client=firefox-a&hs=hao&rls=org.mozilla%3Aen-GB%3Aofficial&biw=...
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Does the Samsung Galaxy S have an FM transmitter?

I seem to recall seeing a review of the Samsung Galaxy S that said it has an FM transmitter (so you can listen to music from it on your car radio, for instance). However, I didn't see it mentioned ...
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