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RTL2832U driver

RTL2832U driver

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An Android port of rtl-sdr's rtl_tcp

This app is released under GPL2+ as a derivative work of rtl_tcp. The source code can be found at

This driver could be used by third party applications to implement Software Defined Radio (like SDR Touch)

It does not require root for Android 3.1 and above.

Keep in mind that this application on its own may not be very useful as it is just a driver. It is able to stream rtl_tcp over the network.

Supported dongles:

- Generic RTL2832U (e.g. hama nano)
- ezcap USB 2.0 DVB-T/DAB/FM dongle
- Terratec Cinergy T Stick Black (rev 1)
- Terratec NOXON DAB/DAB+ USB dongle (rev 1)
- Terratec Cinergy T Stick RC (Rev.3)
- Terratec T Stick PLUS
- Terratec NOXON DAB/DAB+ USB dongle (rev 2)
- PixelView PV-DT235U(RN)
- Compro Videomate U620F
- Compro Videomate U650F
- Compro Videomate U680F
- Sweex DVB-T USB
- GTek T803
- Lifeview LV5TDeluxe
- MyGica TD312
- PROlectrix DV107669
- Twintech UT-40
- Dexatek DK DVB-T Dongle (Logilink VG0002A)
- Dexatek DK DVB-T Dongle (MSI DigiVox mini II V3.0)
- Dexatek Technology Ltd. DK 5217 DVB-T Dongle
- MSI DigiVox Micro HD
- Genius TVGo DVB-T03 USB dongle (Ver. B)
- Peak 102569AGPK

Tags: rtl2832u, rtl2832, rtl2832u driver, sdr touch key, rtl2832 driver, rtl sdr, sdr touch driver, sdr rtl, sdr rtl driver, sdr touch.

Recently changed in this version

- Screen will stay on while driver is running
- Increased compatibility with some non-standard USB host implementations
- experimental x86 support

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Comments and ratings for RTL2832U driver
  • (67 stars)

    by Finn Herzfeld on 01/05/2014

    Does what it says.

  • (67 stars)

    by Dennis F on 27/04/2014

    Using a short OTG cable to connect a TerraTec dongle, works great.

  • (67 stars)

    by Geoffrey Mendelson on 05/03/2014

    Did not work on my Chinese Android 4.1 tablet. Rooted it and it works fine. Bought companion SDR app.

  • (67 stars)

    by loreno julkanain on 05/03/2014

    excellent apps! keep it up martin marinov..just don't mind them for those who hate this apps.

  • (67 stars)

    by Kristijan Krsteski on 01/03/2014

    Excellent job

  • (67 stars)

    by steve c on 26/02/2014

    I'm surprised that a driver is available for Android when there isn't one for Linux but it even works on my Galaxy S-2!

  • (67 stars)

    by Ed Kurtz on 19/02/2014

    Buyer Beware! Does Not Work and No Support From Seller! Hi Martin, 1-21-2014 I purchased your SDR Touch Key on 1-19-2014 and have not been able to get it to work with my HTC DROID Incredible phone. I tried SDR Touch with a NooElec R820T SDR + DVB-T, powered by my 5 volt, 1 amp phone charger and connected to phone with a short cabled USB Hub. I also tried SDR Touch with a Digital Energy DVB