Originally Posted by F1BJB
That's a good question because I, don't think broadcasters will adopt it if nobody
can decode .
It is not clear in their FAQ.
xHE-AAC requires a modified decoder so use of xHE-AAC likely obsoletes current DRM receivers.
Anyhow, this technological advance is significant enough that I'm willing to bear the cost of a new receiver, but I WILL be much more picky about the ability to easily upgrade any such receiver in the future.