DAB, Wide variety and choice of stations

Up to twice as many stations are available in many areas as via FM. UK national radio services broadcast digitally include BBC Radios 1-4, BBC Radio 5 Live, BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra, Classic FM, talkSPORT and Virgin Radio. In some areas as many as 55 digital radio stations are available including local stations such as Heart 106.2, Jazz FM, Capital Radio and unique-to-digital stations such as BBC 6 Music, BBC 1Xtra, BBC 7, BBC Asian Network, Oneword and Planet Rock.