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Frequently Asked Questions
from User Testers

How much do I get paid and when do I get paid?

Testers get paid $30 for each completed test. A test consists of a 20 minute recording and answers to four follow-up written questions. Very rarely (less than 1% of the time), a client asks for a refund because they’re dissatisfied with the user. You don’t get paid when this happens. Payments are made daily for jobs completed seven days earlier.

How soon will I be able start doing paying tests?

If your sample test is approved, you’ll start receiving emails notifying you about testing opportunities. New tests are posted daily.

What kind of device do I need?

You can use either a PC or Mac that meets these requirements:

PC

  • Operating system: Windows 7, 8 or 10.
  • Memory: At least 1 GB of total RAM and 0.5 GB of available RAM.
  • Free disk space: At least 7 GB of free disk space.
  • Browser: Internet Explorer 11, Firefox 45, or Chrome 49.

Mac

  • Operating system: OS X 10.7 or higher
  • Memory: At least 1 GB of total RAM and 0.5 GB of available RAM.
  • Free disk space: At least 7 GB of free disk space.
  • Browser: Firefox 45, Safari 8, or Chrome 49.
  • For mobile tests, you need an Android or iOS mobile phone or tablet. Sign up first to be a desktop tester, and then you can add mobile testing.

For mobile tests, your device will need to meet these requirements:

iOS

  • Operating system: iOS 8 or higher
  • Memory: At least 400MB of free space.

Android

  • Operating system: Android OS 5.0 or higher
  • Memory: At least 400MB of available space on your device and 20% battery life when you try to take a test.

Do I need a microphone to be a User Tester?

Yes. If you don’t own a microphone, there are inexpensive ones that you can get.

Do I need to download anything?

Yes. You’ll need to download the screen recorder onto your computer when you apply to become a tester.

Are my payments taxed?

TestMate does not withhold any taxes from payments. Testers are responsible for determining any tax liabilities incurred from payments received by TestMate.

Do I have to be in Australia to do testing?

Yes, at this moment we only accept Australian Testers.

How do I apply to be a tester?

The application process is simple. Fill out the Sign Up Form and complete a short sample test to become a tester.

Terms and Conditions

If you have any further questions, feel free to read our terms and conditions or send us an email.