We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message
Contact Forum Editor

Send an email to our Forum Editor:


PLEASE NOTE: Your name is used only to let the Forum Editor know who sent the message. Both your name and email address will not be used for any other purpose.

Tech Helproom


It's free to register, to post a question or to start / join a discussion


 

bbc iplayer sound


bumpkin
Resolved

Likes # 0

Hello everyone, I use iplayer occasionally to catch progs I have missed. I often find that the sound is out of synch with the video which makes it hard to watch comfortably. Probably less than a second delay between sound and lip movement. Sound comes first. May seem trivial but if anyone else has experienced this then they will appreciate how it spoils the viewing. Hope there is an easy solution, any comments or suggestions please.

Thank

Ray

Like this post
lotvic

Likes # 0

Try the suggestions on iPlayer message board seems to be the video can't always keep up with the sound

Like this post
john bunyan

Likes # 0

This is the BBC test to see how your streaming speed compares with their recommendations. My download was 9.9Mbps, streaming speed 10095kbps (above what is needed) bbc speed test

Like this post
bumpkin

Likes # 0

Hi again, thanks for your replies. Getting speeds Download 7420 Streaming 6970, 4908, 6980. But that is now, I can`t say what it was earlier when I had the problem. iplayer working fine at the moment. From reading your links I would think that this is due to the amount of traffic at the time. Not a serious thing anyway so will mark as closed.

Thanks Ray

Like this post  

Reply to this topic

This thread has been locked.



IDG UK Sites

iPhone 6 release date, price, specs and new features: Invite confirms 9 September launch

IDG UK Sites

Nostalgia time: Top 10 best selling mobile phones in history

IDG UK Sites

How Ford designs next-generation cars at its Melbourne Design Centre

IDG UK Sites

iPhone 6 release date, rumours, video, UK price & images: iPhone launch event confirmed for 9...