KiwiSDR

4.2
331 reviews
10K+
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Content rating
Everyone
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About this app

This app provides access to the Wideband Shortwave Radio Receiver Map (map.kiwisdr.com).
The map locates worldwide sites of KiwiSDR shortwave receivers covering the spectrum of 1 - 30 MHz.
→ Hit a marker symbol to display a link to the chosen KiwiSDR receiver.
→ Follow the links to open the corresponding receiver view.
→ On the receiver view, tap the back button of your device to get back to the initial KiwiSDR map at any time.
→ On the map view, tap the back button to display a help & exit dialog.

Protection of personal data:
This app does not require any access rights to personal data, it does not store, or evaluate any such data, and it does not transmit any data to third parties. This app is non-commercial and Add-free.

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Updated on
Nov 9, 2021

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4.2
331 reviews
Paul Moffitt
December 31, 2020
There is a website that provides similar functionality. Wish the receiver and location was at the top of each screen. Wish there was a way to turn off the panel that displays the radio station names and frequencies. Wish there was an RF gain control but also understand that might lead to overloading the receiver. Overall a very fun and useful app and does work better than the website. Thank you!
5 people found this review helpful
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frantsch
January 9, 2021
hello paul, thank you for your kind review. The KiwiSDR app does nothing but show map.kiwisdr.com, or the linked recipient pages linked to it in a browser view. Therefore, please address questions and suggestions regarding the content or function of the recipient pages directly to the developer of KiwiSDR: http://forum.kiwisdr.com. Many Thanks!
Lee Bowen
May 22, 2021
Having used the app for several months I've found that the waterfall isn't working on my android phone after the recent update. Also the ability to change receive modes, usb/lsb/cw etc. Have tried via laptop, chrome doesn't like to display waterfall correctly(running updated version) Microsoft Edge show waterfall. A handy app to use for checking TX round the HF bands.
2 people found this review helpful
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frantsch
May 24, 2021
Good news! The audio and video issue (waterfall display) could be solved by version 1.460 of KiwiSDR receiver firmware. KiwiSDR app does not need any update (current v1.5). Firmware of most receivers will automatically be updated within next few days. Issue had to do with MIT App Inventor's WebView module not supporting Window.localStorage web API.
Alvin Mirabal
June 26, 2021
Having used extensively the web based version have given me the advantage to easily "adapt to the application smaller version which works almost the same. I use a stylus pen which allows to easily operate the minuscule control buttons with dexterity in my Samsung A71. Congratulations to the developer of this application. Love 💘 it! 2AT111
4 people found this review helpful
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frantsch
July 2, 2021
Thank you very much for your appreciation, Alvin!

What's new

V1.6 (2021-11-10)
- Target Android SDK: 30 (Android 11.0)