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The first (more than 50 years ago) Harman Kardon® product was a tuner, and we’ve been improving them ever since.

Unit of sale:
Model Number: TU 980/230


Can the TU 980 be updated to receive DAB+?
We are sorry, but this is not possible, neither as software upgrade nor as mechanical modification.


FM Tuner Features
Frequency Range87.50 MHz to 108.00 MHz (50 kHz steps)
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (Mono/Stereo)65 dB (Mono) 60 dB (Stereo)
Preset Stations30 preset station
Direct-Access TuningYes
DAB Capability1
RDS Capability1
DAB Tuner Specifications
Frequency RangeBand lll, 174 MHz - 240 MHz Band L, 1452 MHz - 1492 MHz
Input50 Ohm, nominal
Max Signal-3 dBm typ
RF Sensitivity-96 dBm typ
Adjacent Channel Rejection35dB typ
Display2 line by 16 character DOT Matrix
Preset Stations99 preset station
Audio OutputStereo, 2.5V P-P 48 kHz sample rate 16 bit sample resolution
Optical S/PDIFIEC60958 Compliant 48 kHz sample rate 24 bit sample resolution
AM Tuner Specifications
Frequency Range522 kHz to 1620 kHz (9 kHz steps)
Preset Stations30 preset station
Connection Features
Analog Audio Outputs1/1
Digital Audio Output (Coax / Optical)1/1
IR In / Out Connections1
Software Update PortPC connection
DAB Antenna Connection1
General Specifications
Remote Control1
Power Requirement220-230 V AC, 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption (Full Power/Idle)11 W - 3 W (standby)
Dimensions (H x W x D)63 mm x 442 mm x 334 mm (350 mm with DAB antenna)
Weight3400 g

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