[mythtv-users] CRT specs that match TV specs for SD

Jerome Yuzyk jerome at supernet.ab.ca
Fri Jan 12 21:34:57 UTC 2007

On Friday 12 January 2007 14:15, Mike Grusin wrote:
> > Well it must be the compression then, or my setup. All I know is
> > that sporting
> > events, for example, don't look crisp. The picture is "soft". I have a
> > PVR-500 card and I have raised the bitrate some, after discussing my
> > impressions in the past. After I spent the weekend at my
> > girlfriend's place,
> > her 27" $300 Phillips TV looks way better than my setup and so I got to
> > wondering what I could do. There are so many variables to fiddle
> > with I lost
> > interest working through them but now I want to try again.
> If you aren't already, try running one of the deinterlace filters, with the
> highest quality that your CPU can handle.  That's one big difference
> between a CRT and a TV.

What is the best? I've never seen a good comparison of each. Currently I use 
the "Kernel" algorithm. I never use mor ethan 30% CPU on playback so I have 
plenty of headroom.

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