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New Manufacturing Manager: Al Takeda

Listen is expanding and developing its manufacturing capabilities with the appointment of Al Takeda as Manufacturing Manager. He will lead the expansion of Listen’s existing manufacturing capabilities, as well as prototyping and testing new products. Al brings extensive audio manufacturing, engineering, supervisory and lab management experience to this role, having held a variety of similar […]

New Logistics Co-ordinator: Elizabeth Martin

We are excited to announce the expansion of our Admin/Logistics team with the appointment of Elizabeth Martin as Logistics Co-ordinator. Elizabeth will be the main point of contact, for both customers and reps, for all open orders. She joins Listen with several years’ experience in account management and customer service, as well as a degree […]

AES, New York, NY, Oct 18-21 2017

Listen will be exhibiting at the AES 143rd international Convention in New York on October 18-20th. We will be demonstrating our SoundCheck audio test software and our range of audio test hardware which includes interfaces for testing all modern devices such as those with bluetooth, lightning and other digital interfaces. Listen staff will also be […]

ISEAT- Shenzhen, China – Nov 4-5, 2017

We will be exhibiting at ISEAT in Shenzhen on Nov 4-5, 2107. On display will be our SoundCheck audio test system and associated hardware for testing a range of audio devices including speakers, microspeakers, headphones, microphones, smartphones, tablets and more. Listen president, Steve Temme, will also be presenting a technical paper written with Viktor Dobos […]

SoundCheck Training in San Jose, CA. Sep 25-26 2017

We are holding our popular 2 day SoundCheck training class on September 25-26 in San Jose, CA. This hands-on class covers all the major features of SoundCheck version 15, including writing sequences, test signals, analysis, distortion measurements and more. The class is a combination of presentations interspersed with hands-on exercises to ensure that you are […]

Chicago SoundCheck Training – August 30-31, 2017

We are holding a 2 day SoundCheck training class on Aug 30-31 near Chicago, IL. This hands-on class covers all the major features of SoundCheck version 15, including writing sequences, test signals, analysis, distortion measurements and more. The class is a combination of presentations interspersed with hands-on exercises to ensure that you are comfortable with […]

Lightning Headphone Test (Open Loop Test)

This sequence tests a stereo headphone connected to a portable audio device such as a mobile phone or MP3 player. It is particularly useful for testing headphones with proprietary connectors such as the Lightning connector which otherwise can’t be tested in a conventional “closed loop” test configuration. The test stimulus is created in SoundCheck, saved […]

Evaluation of Audio Test Methods and Measurements for End-of-Line Automotive Loudspeaker Quality Control

In order to minimize costly warranty repairs, automotive manufacturers impose tight specifications and a “total quality” requirement on their part suppliers. At the same time, they also require low prices. This makes it important for automotive manufacturers to work with automotive loudspeaker suppliers to define reasonable specifications and tolerances, and to understand both how the […]