How to Calibrate RTL-SDR using Kalibrate-RTL

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Kalibrate-RTL

This tool help understand what frequencies and channels are used by BTS’s around us. Install dependencies for Kalibrate tool.

sudo apt-get install libtool autoconf automake libfftw3-dev librtlsdr0 librtlsdr-dev libusb-1.0-0 libusb-1.0-0-dev

Clone the kalibrate git hub repository to our machine

git clone https://github.com/asdil12/kalibrate-rtl.git

Prepare our system to install Kalibrate

cd kalibrate-rtl

We are using RaspberryPI is better to optimize the script to run on it.

git checkout arm_memory
./bootstrap
./configure
make

Install Kalibrate-rtl into our system

sudo make install

Detect GSM BTS Frequencies

Capture the data on the main ARFCN.

kal -s GSM900
How to Calibrate RTL-SDR using Kalibrate-RTL
GSM ARFCNs

https://github.com/asdil12/kalibrate-rtl