Enough power to vocode in software?


Hmmm...I wonder if the UDRX-440 would have enough processing power to encode and decode D-STAR in software?  The patent expires next year!

Open source software already exists...waiting for property rights enforcers to go away.

Randy - W4LKS


I doubt that processing power has ever been the issue, we're talking about audio. However, even if the patent expires, reverse engineering the vocoder may not be trivial.

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