Fri Jan 20 20:58:57 UTC 2006
software decoding stream.
After that, all I need is a FX5200, DVD+- & case. I can't beileve I can ge=
the whole thing for about $650. I paid $399 & 13/month to replay tv for
about two years now & their box sucks. The only good thing is the
commercial skip & 30 second skip forward.
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<br><br><div><span class=3D"gmail_quote">On 2/5/06, <b class=3D"gmail_sende=
rname">Peter A. Daly</b> <<a href=3D"mailto:petedaly at gmail.com">petedaly=
@gmail.com</a>> wrote:</span><blockquote class=3D"gmail_quote" style=3D"=
border-left: 1px solid rgb(204, 204, 204); margin: 0pt 0pt 0pt 0.8ex; paddi=
<span class=3D"q"><div>>The only reason I would ever use a PVR-350 for T=
V out is if I had a<br>>backend/frontend combo that didn't have enough s=
<div>Am I incorrect in thinking that if you have a slow CPU, it makes sense=
to use a PVR-350's video out to take advantage of hardware decoding chip t=
he pvr-350 provides?</div>
<div> </div></blockquote></div><br>I am planning on spendng about $250=
for mobo, AMD proc & 512 MB of RAM. From what I read in the inst=
all guide, that should be enough CPU for one software decoding stream.<br><=
br>After that, all I need is a FX5200, DVD+- & case. I can't beil=
eve I can get the whole thing for about $650. I paid $399 & 13/mo=
nth to replay tv for about two years now & their box sucks. The o=
nly good thing is the commercial skip & 30 second skip forward.
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