FAQS

What do I need to start my Radio Station?

We provide a complete solution for you to start an internet radio station. Tools are included in all of our plans. You will also receive software, and everything required so that your listeners can tune in. All you need is a computer and an internet connection.

Does each station support multiple users?

Yes. Depending on which plan you have chosen, you can invite a number of users such as DJ’s, Music Controllers and Station Managers. Each will have access to specific parts of your station so you don’t need to worry about who can see what.

Can I have more than 1 station?

Yes, you can add and manage multiple stations under 1 account

What file formats support?

305 Stream, Inc. can broadcast either in MP3 or AAC formats up to 320Kbps. Any tracks uploaded should be in MP3 format. For best results we recommend using stereo files encoded at 192Kbps.

Can I have a lower quality stream for mobile users?

Yes, you can enable a second lower quality 64K AAC stream specifically for mobile users. This uses less bandwidth so is ideal for users on a cellular or slow network connection.

What about talk radio?

Talk radio works great. Of course you will just need to have a built or external microphone. You can also set up the service to have guests call in via your skype service or WhatsApp.

Will I have a control panel?

Indeed! Each plan includes a control panel. The control panel is a feature rich control centre for you to manage your radio station.

Do I need special software to broadcast live?

We include everything with our plans. If you choose to broadcast live from your PC you will need to install our software. The entire setup takes 5-10 minutes.

What is autoDJ?

With auto DJ the streaming is carried out from the 305 STREAM, INC. servers. Simply upload your mp3s, create a playlist, and start the service. You can shuffle, play in a particular order and even carry out playlist scheduling. Switch off your PC and let us do the broadcasting for you.

I already have my own website. Can I add my embed my radio on it?

we provide a HTML5 media player, requests feature, recently played and now playing feature which can all be embeded onto your own website.