[mythtv-users] AMD Sempron 3000+ and HDTV

Brad Fuller bradallenfuller at yahoo.com
Sat Nov 25 23:36:32 UTC 2006

nik gibson wrote:

> I'm looking at a great deal on an nForce 3 Socket 754 Motherboard and 
> AMD Sempron 3000+ 1.80GHz processor.   What I'm wondering is will that 
> be enough horsepower to run HDTV in 1080i with no graphics hardware 
> acceleration?
> If anyone is successfully viewing HDTV content on a similar equipped 
> system without XvMC please let me know and I'll buy this 
> motherboard/cpu combo.

I have an Athlon 3000 and without xvmc it doesn't do well at all. I'm 
running it in 32bit mode

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