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Old 06-24-2011, 02:25 PM
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Exclamation Radio... ok. But not strong signal.

Hello, folks.
I bought it few days ago - no mp3 files yet, because I'm waiting my 32GB card to import them there - so I'm using the radio.
I found my favorite stations easily and all are fine,... if I'm not MOVING my hands or something (and holding J3). If I'll do it, I have noise (little)... And of course, don't have to mention the SUBWAY (I have serious noice and I can't hear my stations when the cars leaving the platform)...

Any help? WHAT's makes the difference with the signal? What is responsible for it? The EARPHONES?
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Old 06-24-2011, 02:56 PM
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... WHAT's makes the difference with the signal? What is responsible for it? The EARPHONES?
Asked and answered, yea the earphone cable is the antenna, I doubt it works good in a subway, should work best stationary.
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Old 06-24-2011, 03:30 PM
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So, buying a decent pair of earphones (over 40-50 pounds), the signal would be far better, right?
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Old 06-24-2011, 03:33 PM
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So, buying a decent pair of earphones (over 40-50 pounds), the signal would be far better, right?
I think it would be more accurate to say the longer the earphone cord, the better the potential reception.
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Old 06-24-2011, 03:38 PM
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Really??? Never thought that - 'bout the length of the cable!!!
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Old 06-24-2011, 05:40 PM
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Longer cable means theoretically better reception, but it depends also on exact location and position of it - sometimes if you move it a couple of inches (raise, lower or change the direction) it can change the quality of signal a lot. Holding a cable in a hand can also influence reception. One more thing - if it's possible, changing receiver mode to mono can help with poor signal level (sound will be mono of course, but it will be much clearer).
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Old 06-24-2011, 08:55 PM
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