1. enfuego360's Avatar
    I had an app on my thunderbolt that could play FM signals. I am looking for something similar for my Note II. What can I get? I am not looking for streaming radio stations. I want, I guess it would be, an FM tuner.

    My ultimate goal is to listen to Met games on my phone while I am at the games (Always wanted to try that, but never wanted to bring a walkman to listen). Of course games are not streamed on line, so it has to be over the radio waves. And with the WFAN finally on FM radio, I can do this... If I can get an FM radio app.
    12-16-2012 10:15 PM
  2. DroidXcon's Avatar
    I had an app on my thunderbolt that could play FM signals. I am looking for something similar for my Note II. What can I get? I am not looking for streaming radio stations. I want, I guess it would be, an FM tuner.

    My ultimate goal is to listen to Met games on my phone while I am at the games (Always wanted to try that, but never wanted to bring a walkman to listen). Of course games are not streamed on line, so it has to be over the radio waves. And with the WFAN finally on FM radio, I can do this... If I can get an FM radio app.
    Thunderbolt had an fm tuner radio built in. The note 2 does not. So best you can do is a streaming app

    From my Galaxy Note 2 via Tapatalk
    12-16-2012 10:24 PM
  3. mpd24kb's Avatar
    Tune in radio app has everything. Am/fm
    12-17-2012 01:16 AM
  4. retsaw's Avatar
    You could just get a small FM radio, the Sony-Ericsson MW600 Bluetooth headset has a FM radio built in, it gets good radio reception, certainly better than the ones built in to phones that I've tried, although it can't store station presets, but it's easy to tune and remembers the last station you used. It also works well as a Bluetooth headset allowing you to select different devices for Bluetooth audio and Bluetooth headset if you want, and stores up to three devices. Unfortunately it seems the option of adding a FM radio to a Bluetooth headset is ignored by other manufacturers, so there isn't much choice if you do want something that does Bluetooth and FM.
    javadandy likes this.
    12-17-2012 06:12 AM
  5. pcbtmr's Avatar
    Samsung's general User Manual (Rev0) for the GNote2 says the tuner is built in. VZW has disabled it. Thunderbolt tuner was nice!
    12-17-2012 07:13 AM
  6. enfuego360's Avatar
    thanks for the responses. its not a big deal if i can hear the radio feed or not, but i'll see what i will do. thanks again.
    12-17-2012 07:20 AM
  7. DroidXcon's Avatar
    Samsung's general User Manual (Rev0) for the GNote2 says the tuner is built in. VZW has disabled it. Thunderbolt tuner was nice!
    If this is the case perhaps one of the devs can get it working

    From my Galaxy Note 2 via Tapatalk
    12-17-2012 08:15 AM
  8. pcbtmr's Avatar
    https://www.dropbox.com/s/81uskjvzwh...al-Rev.1.0.pdf
    This may be the non-VZW UM. Pg 89 for FM tuner info.
    12-17-2012 09:21 AM
  9. MrSmith317's Avatar
    If this is the case perhaps one of the devs can get it working

    From my Galaxy Note 2 via Tapatalk
    I remember thinking the same thing with the Rezound. Never happened. I don't know why Verizon likes disabling hardware/software so much. It's not like I paid $700 for this thing...oh wait, yes I did.
    Harlemknight likes this.
    12-17-2012 09:42 AM

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