SiriusXM Lynx radio now on sale in U.S.

Sirius XM Radio last week announced the Lynx Portable Radio was now available from the broadcasters website. The radio is the second device with SiriusXM 2.0 capabilities, the first was the Edge.

SiriusXM 2.0 is a new broadcasting technology announced in October which the company says uses “highly efficient modulation and compression techniques” to deliver 25% more bandwidth capacity without affecting the broadcast quality of existing channels.

SiriusXM 2.0 delivers over 20 new satellite radio channels.

Sirius XM Radio in the United States last week announced SiriusXM 2.0, a new technology
which enables the satellite radio broadcaster to greatly expand the number of channels it can offer customers of its new SiriusXM Edge radio.

The Edge Dock and Play Radio is the only SiriusXM radio to be able to access the new 2.0 technology and is now being sold in the United States for $140 at over 2,500 retail locations.