pwilliamson at mandtbank.com
Thu Jun 30 13:30:35 UTC 2005
>>> gad at jetcom.org 06/30/05 9:16 AM >>>
>>> What does the myth TV box need to contain to do
>>> 720 P and 1080i? Do I need a DVD player or is that
>>> covered by MythTV? How does mythtv hook in?
>> You need a decent processor (2ghz will give you some
>> room to grow) and a DVD drive. MythTV hooks
>> in to the TV with a good video card. I like the
>> nvidia 5200/5700 fanless card. It does the job
>> pretty good.
>You will need a 3 ghz class proc to process HDTV in software.
>Since the hardware decoding is spotty, you will want a
>processor that will allow you to use this option
D'oh! That's what I meant - 3ghz. Although
I have heard you might be able to get away
with something as low as 2.4ghz.
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