[mythtv-users] Another hardware spec test/question
mitchell.gore at gmail.com
Sat Sep 8 15:09:11 UTC 2007
On 9/7/07, Nedim Cholich <mythtv at cholich.com> wrote:
> On 9/7/07, William Pettersson <enigma at strudel-hound.com> wrote:
> > So, will my Pentium Dual Core (not Core2Duo), Intel 950GMA and 2GB of
> > RAM handle 1080p? 720p? Ninja turtles?
> Not sure if it can handle all four ninja turtles at the same time though.
> Maybe 2, 3 tops. Depends on how fast they're flying if your xvmc driver
> supports motion compensation.
> On a more serious note, good nvidia card (7300GS or 7600GS with passive
> cooling) with xvmc should be able to handle 720p/1080i. Not sure about
> 1080p, I have not seen any content yet.
> When you upgrade your back-end, get HDHomeRun. It's awesome!
I would say you should be good. I wouldnt get that much memory. I am
currently running HD with only 512mb of old reused memory. 2gb is way
overkill. I would go with a gig at most. Also consier a motherboard that
has built in Nvidia graphics card w/DVI. That way you can do HDMI/DVI
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
More information about the mythtv-users