DEVA Broadcast DB3011

DEVA Broadcast DB3011

FM/HD Radio & IP Audio Confidence Monitoring Receiver

The transition from the traditional analogue transmission service to the new digital standards put many stations on the road to HD Radio broadcasting. Moreover, the new digital services ensure exceptionally high-quality sound. And also, it enhances the listening experience. Therefore, pacing in line with the latest technologies, DEVA designed a device, DB3011, to receive and monitor FM/HD Radio and Internet radio streams.

The unmatched audio system performance of DEVA Broadcast DB3011 is equipped with two speakers. It reproduces mid and high-range audio frequencies. It possesses one high-efficiency bass reflex speaker for high-quality sound. The DEVA Broadcast DB3011 offers brilliant acoustic characteristics with an extensive feature set. The tool supports AAC, AAC+, MP3, RTP and PCM IP audio codecs. In addition, DB3011 allows users to toggle through the FM, HD Radio and online stream of the radio station. This function makes confirmation of audio presence and quality in live broadcast environments pretty possible. The device is compatible with the most popular streaming media platforms, Icecast and Shoutcast.

The DEVA Broadcast DB3011 Radio monitor provides full-fidelity off-air monitoring and an online stream simultaneously. The radio gear is of premium class. DB3011 is DEVA’s competitive response to the requirements set by the transitional environment of coexistence of HD Radio with traditional broadcasting. The DEVA Broadcast DB3011 could be set to work in two modes, first FM and Internet radio stream monitoring mode. The second is HD Radio and Internet radio stream monitoring mode.

Monitoring Capability

Furthermore, the high-selective DSP-based tuner of the device allows the HD Radio, FM, and Internet stream of the station. It allows these to be selected, monitored, and listened to through top-quality speakers or headphones. This dedicated hardware does not only allow you to constantly monitor the sound of your station. It also measures and stores for future analysis the RF level, MPX deviation, and Left & Right Audio levels values. The rear-panel alarm GPOs, E-mail, and SNMP ver. 2C provides local alarm options, and online notifications in case of audio loss or change in the RF, Left, and Right Audio Levels. To enhance your performance, even more, the DB3011 has a built-in FM RDS/RBDS Decoder and HD Radio PAD Decoder.

OLED Graphical Indicators

The display of the DB3011 is easy to read. It is a high-resolution OLED graphical one. Its ultra-bright LED bargraph indicators to allow for seamless reading of the main signal parameters at a glance though. The received FM RDS/RBDS and HD Radio PAD are indicated on the front-panel display, along with the readouts of the signal quality information. The intuitive front panel navigation menu and set of four soft buttons enable easy navigation through the menus. It as well gives quick access to DB3011’s various functions.

Nevertheless, the tool provides fast remote monitoring and setup. Its WEB interface is accessible with no more than a click. It makes you able to listen to the FM Station, FM/HD Radio, and Internet radio stream. PC, tablet, or smartphone via a standard web browser is an excellent way to set up and control the unit.

Though, its extensive set of features to match the latest trends is incredibly useful. Its User-friendly control options and guaranteed 24/7 operation are other great features. DB3011 is the perfect asset for any station with HD Radio transmission.




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  • FM/HD Radio DSP-based Tuner 87.1 - 107.9MHz
  • Up to 100 dBµV direct RF Antenna Input
  • Selectable wide range IF filter bandwidth
  • HD Radio PAD (Program-Associated Data) Information
  • Provision for PAD data analysis and Logging
  • Selectable De-emphasis - 50µs and 75µs
  • RDS and RBDS decoder with BER meter
  • Wide-angle, easy-to-read OLED display
  • Very Intuitive Navigational Menu
  • Quick Station access via 4 Presets
  • Real-Time Audio Program Streaming
  • Full fidelity radio program monitoring in only 1RU
  • Built-in WEB and FTP server
  • Easy to use WEB interface
  • Apple and Android devices support
  • Protected access to the device settings
  • Wide operating voltage range: 100-240V AC
  • Bright bar graph LED metering of the RF and Audio Levels
  • Headphone output with front panel level control
  • Advanced Internet Radio Monitoring Capabilities
  • Automatically decodes MP3, RTP and PCM IP Audio
  • Support of all standard bitrates and VBR as well
  • SHOUTcast / ICEcast compatible
  • Automatically displays live metadata for all standards
  • Adjustable alarms for Stream Loss and Internet Loss
  • DSP-controlled, high efficient class-D switching amplifier
  • An accurate 3-way speaker system
  • Two mid-high-frequency speakers for excellent stereo imaging.
  • Active crossover for perfect separation between mid-range and bass bands
  • Magnetically shielded drivers that allow placement next to video monitors
  • SNTP for automatic synchronization of the built-in clock
  • Level Adjustable, Balanced Analog Audio Outputs on XLR Connectors
  • Professional AES/EBU Digital audio output
  • LAN port for full TCP/IP remote control and monitoring
  • Adjustable MIN/MAX alarms for RF, Left & Right Audio Levels
  • Alarm dispatch via E-mail, SNMP ver.2C and GPO
  • Firmware updates will ensure improved operation
  • Multi-point screw fixings ensured a 19" aluminium case

IP Audio Player

Decoder/Supported formats:MPEG-1 Layer 3 and raw PCM
Sample rates:32, 44.1 and 48 kHz
Bit rates:All standard bit rates, including VBR
Metadata decoder:Station/Streamer’s ID, Song/Title, Stream Properties and Quality
Stream client:Shoutcast/Icecast compatible TCP/IP client

FM/HD Radio Tuner

Tuning Range:87.1 to 107.9 MHz, Frequency Agile
Tuning Step:10, 20, 50, 100 kHz
Tuner Sensitivity:≤ 10µV for 50dB monaural FM S/N
Antenna Port:BNC Connectors, 50Ω
Dynamic range:100 dB

FM Demod

IF Filter Bandwidth:Adjustable from 10kHz to 150kHz
Frequency Response:±0.1 dB, 10 Hz to 86 kHz
Dynamic range:90 dB

Stereo Decoder

Frequency Response (L and R):±0.1 dB, 10 Hz to 15 kHz
SNR (Stereo):60 dB, 50 µs de-emphasis
THD:0.1%, 10 Hz to 15 kHz, 50 µs de-emphasis
Stereo Separation:50 dB, 50 Hz to 10 kHz, 50 µs de-emphasis

HD Radio

Audio Programs:MPS, SPS1 to SPS7
Quality Indicators:DAAI, CDNR, HD Radio lock
SIS Data:Station Slogan, Station Message, Station Long Name, Station Universal Short Name, FCCID
PAD Data:Artist, Title, Album, Genre

RDS Decoder

Standards:European RDS CENELEC; United States RBDS NRSC
Error Correction & Counting:Yes
Decoder:PI, PS, PTY, AF, RT, RT+, DI, MS, TA, TP, CT, ODA
Group Analyzer:Yes
BER Analyzer:Yes
Group Sequence Display:Yes
RDS RAW Data Display:Yes

Metering Accuracy

RF Level:1%, 0 to 100 dBµV, 1dB resolution
Audio:1%, +5.0 to -50.0 dB, 0.1 dB resolution

Amplifier & Loudspeakers

Configuration:Three-way with stereo mid/ high-frequency drivers & mono low-frequency driver
Power Output:2 x 6W (HF) + 12W (LF) with protective limiter
Crossover:250Hz, 24dB/octave, Linkwitz-Riley
Distortion, HF Outputs:< 0.1% - 1kHz, 3W output (below limit threshold)
Distortion, LF Output:< 0.05% - 100Hz, 6W output (below limit threshold)
Noise:Better than -72 dB below full output
Volume Control:Mute to Full, Front panel, Rotary type
Balance Trim:±32dB, Front panel, Rotary type
Peak Acoustic Level:98dB SPL @ 2ft


Analog Audio Outputs (L, R):+10 dBu, balanced XLR Connector
AES/EBU Output (L,R):5.0 Vp-p, 110Ω, balanced XLR Connector
Alarms:Programmable terminals on rear panel, Optoisolated
Headphone:6,3mm (1/4") Phone Jack


Device discovery:UPnP support

Measurements and Log Storage

Storage:2GB Build-in Memory Card
Data format:Text, CSV

Power Supply

Voltage:100-240V / 50-60 Hz / 25W

Size and Weight

Dimensions (W;H;D):485 x 44 x 300 mm
Shipping Weight:540 x 115 x 300 mm / 4.5kg
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DEVA Broadcast DB3011


Tech Support

2-Year Warranty


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