1. C

    9V battery test to determine speakers

    Is this a real thing? I read somewhere you can match the 9V battery terminals to the corresponding cables and the speaker will then ‘pulse’. I’m just about to rig up my AVR but the tape which was wrapped around some of the cables has come loose during the build. The cables are chased through the...
  2. dante01

    Boris Johnson Tests Positive For Covid-19

    Boris has tested positive for the virus
  3. nheather

    Test Cases

    One thing that would be really useful, but I have not seen yet, is a set of examples of how people may experience COVID. Clearly, some people die, and some get seriously ill. But I also gather that some people shake it off more easily. What is lacking is a set of such examples explaining the...
  4. Killak

    Does anyone have Dolby Atmos Test tones on MKV

    Hello everyone, hope you're all keeping safe! Not sure if this is the correct place to post this but I'm looking for some specific Atmos test material on an MKV. Im looking for a video which says "Front Left", "Front Right", "Rear Surround Right" etc or something to that effect so I can make...
  5. Jimster71

    Test Drive Unlimited 3 (2020)

  6. R

    Question Color banding test video, what your results ?

    Hello All, Here a quick two color banding test videos, would be interesting seeing who has banding issue and which model you have. Here is one more test: Would love seeing your comments with your results and model details, would help the community.
  7. P

    Dolby Atmos test tones output level?

    Hello, Could anybody please tell if Dolby Atmos test tones available from Downloadable Dolby Atmos Trailers | Dolby Laboratories have all channels at same level or is subwoofer channel 10dB hotter than other channels? Thanks
  8. Cameron583

    Which tracks do you use to test equipment and why?

    Wasn’t sure if there was a thread for this already, so I apologise if there is :-) As per the title, which tracks do you use to test new/old equipment, and why? Does it have a particularly demanding bass track? Is it rhythmically complex? Is it sonically complex? Im generally a bit of a bass...
  9. M

    Question Test tone settings..

    Hi, I have a setup, 5.1 Denon X250BT with q acoustics 3010 and center 3090C. This receiver does not have a audysee setup nor mic to setup. I'm testing it via my phone app, the Mrs won't allow me to buy some fancy setup so I'm stuck with trying this way. I'm confused on what to do, I'm in tone...
  10. deesta

    Question Sub test soundtrack for 'the crawl'.

    Finally have a new Double Gem on the way as one, in the right colour, came up on the BK eBay page. Decided on the DG as it will give me more options for positioning and the smaller footprint pleases her-indoors. It's my first 'proper' sub so very excited.. So I'm planning on trying the sub...
  11. D

    Question Can you test Netflix speed on bluray player?

    My tv license is due to run out so its time to move to Netflix, Problem is my bluray player doesn't support 5ghz and I know there is a problem with the 2.4ghz sometimes I get good speeds other times I dont, So I would like to make sure everything runs fine before I go ahead.
  12. David Griffiths

    Does this Dolby YouTube test work on LG TVs?

    Hi, I have a LG OLED55C9PLA connected to a fairly old Panasonic Home Cinema SC-BTT290. I'm trying to verify that Dolby 5.1 is working correctly and have been playing this YouTube video: I have tried it both using the LG YouTube app and also the web browser (after reading problems people had...
  13. D

    Cyrus power amplifier test results

    There are only three Cyrus power amplifiers currently offered for sale: Mono X Signature, Stereo 200, and X Power. Just curious: Does anyone know anything at all about the internals of any of those Cyrus power amplifiers (deeper and well beyond the marketing fluff that anyone can read in...
  14. robfosters

    What shall I buy to test my new setup?

    Got a Q85R, HW80 soundbar and Sony X700 player coming. What’s a good disc to spin to see and hear the best my setup can do?
  15. pure_geordie

    Dolby Atmos test on USB stick - no Atmos display

    Hello, Just a quick question please. I have recently purchased a new home cinema kit it works great, Dolby Atmos is great and all working as it should with my Atmos speakers. Dolby Atmos is display on the receiver as it should when playing movies and all is good. However I've downloaded the...
  16. E

    Widly different speed test results - which do I trust

    I have always used Speedtest by Ookla but it is reporting a download speed of around 60mb from my Unifi APs when I have a 300 mb service. This used to be about 150-220mb on wifi from my Unifi APs. When I run Speedsmart it is reporting about 120-150. Both use servers about 30 miles away. I...
  17. M

    Anyone got Lightwave smart series? Please test this...

    Hi all, Can anyone with a lightwave smart series (the gen 2 dimmers) multi gang dimmer please run a test for me? First some background. Lightwave dimmers work without a neutral wire and leave the circuit dimmed at _almost_ 0 when off and use the tiny current running through the circuit to...
  18. C

    UK drone regulations and incoming EU 2020 drone reg's - Drones 900g and up require a test centre visit?

    Hello, I've got a Zino 2 on preorder, it weighs 930grams. That's why I'm asking about this. I understand the mavic 2 weighs just over 900grams also and so this also applies to mavic 2 users. Here are the incoming EU rules for July 2020: New EASA drone rules - 1 July 2020 It states that if you...
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