[mythtv-users] Energe Conservation, was: Happy Anniversary

Niklas Brunlid prefect47 at gmail.com
Sat Sep 23 10:09:05 UTC 2006

On 9/22/06, Brian Wood <beww at beww.org> wrote:

> I don't know how much power capture cards with hardware encoding
> consume, but they seem to get pretty warm. My PVR-350 has a heatsink
> on the video chip.

Was that heatsink there when you bought it, or did you add it yourself? I've
found that the PVR cards are easily the hottest components in my
backend/frontend computer next to the PSU, even with a dual 4-disk RAID5 in

/ Niklas
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