Software for the Philips professional DAB product line.

The applications described below are entirely built around our DAB Software Toolkit.
Please visit also the Philips DAB web site.

Available for your download is PADView752, a PAD decoder and DAB signal analyzer for the DAB 752 professional receiver.

PADView provides the following key features: Philips DAB 752 professional receiver

  • Decodes and displays Dynamic Labels and MOT objects (slide show images, file transfer)
  • Displays technical details for  the PAD stream and on the decoding process (CRC errors, MOT header parameters, repetition information, and other)
  • Supports "broadcast website"
  • Enables you to record Dynamic Labels, optionally together with a timestamp
  • Provides a fullscreen PAD display mode
  • Displays synchronisation state, signal quality and channel impulse response.

    PADView professional additionally enables you to: 

  • Display Transmitter Identification Information (TII)
  • Display the tuner's AGC levels for IF, VHF and L band
  • Automatically log TII and other signal-related data to a file.

  • Download the standard version here.
  • Please contact us for a quotation on PADView professional.
752 Control Library

PADView incorporates a sophisticated communication class that entirely handles Philips' LLCP/HLCP protocol for receiver communications. This class is available as a standalone product, supporting you in designing your own measurement application around the 752. For details please click here.

DAB752 control library manual

The Philips PDE 452 test transmitter is supported by our PAD inserter application, named "PADCodec". PADCodec lets you generate a Programme Associated Data stream which is fed into the PDE and transmitted along the audio service.

Pfilips PDE 452 DAB test transmitter

[ Click here for a PADCodec screenshot ]

PADCodec supports the following key features:

  • Direct interfacing to the PDE 452 (RS-232 link)
  • Generating and editing PAD schedules (playlists)
  • Encoding of Dynamic Labels (periodically or individually according to the schedule)
  • Encoding of slide show images
  • Accepting any kind of files to be conveyed via MOT
  • Variation of MOT encoding parameters, like e.g. repetition count, repetition type (on object level / on datagroup level), datagroup size, the different MOT header parameters

If you are interested in receiving your free test version for evaluation, please visit our download area and submit the request form provided there.