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Author Topic: Test Driving the Russia-Made Malahit DSP-2: SWLing rip.  (Read 1605 times)

Offline ThaDood

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Looks like the Russian have taken thing up a notch in DSP / SDR based receivers.    https://swling.com/blog/2021/07/guest-post-and-review-test-driving-the-russia-made-malahit-dsp-2/   
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Re: Test Driving the Russia-Made Malahit DSP-2: SWLing rip.
« Reply #1 on: July 22, 2021, 1749 UTC »
I try to write these reviews in a way that gives a good impression
of the pros and cons.  The one major issue with the Malahit/Malachite
Russian version, and I have to think this holds true for the Chinese-made
ones as well, is the internally-generated noise, which they are working on.
Hopefully, future versions will tacklet this.  But for now, it is nice to have
a receiver like this with so many audio and other features.  Noise Reduction
alone is worth the price of admission.
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dxace1, ya bull's-eyed that one dude!   https://swling.com/blog/category/reviews/   Oooops....
Recently, a co-worker quizzed me on, "What would happen if you were to apply reverse polarity to the Energizer Bunny?". Having no idea, I asked, "What would happen?". The answer is he'd keep coming and coming and coming...