Gqrx SDR Ubuntu 21.10 Installation – Step-by-step

September 10, 2021 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

GNU/Linux Ubuntu 21.10 Installing Gqrx SDR – Quick-Start Guide

You Are Welcome! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Gqrx SDR in Ubuntu 21.10 Impish GNU/Linux Desktop.

And Gqrx SDR for Ubuntu Impish is an Open Source Software Defined Radio Receiver (SDR) powered by the GNU Radio and the Qt UI.

Currently, it works on Linux and Mac with Hardware supported by gr-osmosdr, including Funcube Dongle, RTL-SDR, Airspy, HackRF, BladeRF, RFSpace, USRP and SoapySDR.

The Gqrx Features at a glance are:

  • Discover devices attached to the computer

  • Process I/Q data from the supported devices

  • Change frequency, gain and apply various corrections (frequency, I/Q balance)

  • AM, SSB, CW, FM-N and FM-W (mono and stereo) demodulators

  • Special FM mode for NOAA APT

  • Variable band pass filter

  • AGC, squelch and noise blankers

  • FFT plot and waterfall

  • Record and playback audio to / from WAV file

  • Record and playback raw baseband data

  • Spectrum analyzer mode where all signal processing is disabled

  • Basic remote control through TCP connection

  • Streaming audio output over UDP

Finally, this guide includes detailed instructions about to Getting-Started with Gqrx SDR on Ubuntu.

Gqrx SDR Ubuntu 21.10 Installation – Step-by-step
  1. 1. Terminal QuickStart

    How-to Quick-Start with Command Line on Ubuntu

    Command Line Ubuntu QuickStart Guide

    First, Update the Apt Repo Sources with:

    sudo apt update

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