Specific tests that I haven't already discussed aboveHQV Benchmark DVD
HQV disc is completely and utterly beaten by ABT102.
: perfect passJaggies Pattern 1
: excellent, no jaggies even at low anglesJaggies Pattern 2
: excellent, laughs in the face of this testFlag
: excellent, no detail lost at allFilm Detail
: excellent, no moiréAssorted Cadences
: excellent, didn't miss oneMixed 3:2 with titles
: excellent, smooth video text over film
The ABT102 doesn't have noise reduction built in so:
: failMotion Adaptative Noise Reduction
However, both NR tests look great ... but I do not believe that cleaning up analogue broadcast artifacts and mosquito noise are appropriate test for deinterlacing
.Digital Video Essentials
Test pattern that contains video mixed with film. ABT102 laughs at it.Difficult DVDs
I've tried all the ones that people suggested to me on AVforums.com and I can get my hand on, and the ones I've played through ABT102 haven't had any problems.Summary
ABT102 could not have passed the tests with more flying colors, it really is superb.