[mythtv-users] Time to take the next step...
stevehodge at gmail.com
Sun Nov 16 06:52:44 UTC 2008
On Sun, Nov 16, 2008 at 7:44 PM, Allen Edwards
<allen.p.edwards at gmail.com> wrote:
> I think you need more processor power for ATSC system. I have a
> frontend only with a 2.4GHz P4 and it is not quite fast enough even
> running XvMC (which you do not want to run). My FE/BE runs a 5400+
> and it is fine.
As of yesterday's nVidia announcement things are looking much improved
on the hardware-decoding front. So I'd either go for the lower
processor (and trust that nVidia's new API delivers) or wait a little
while to see how things pan out.
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