[mythtv-users] UPnP, ripped DVD's, and the PS3

Raymond Wagner raymond at wagnerrp.com
Mon May 31 23:45:06 UTC 2010

On 5/31/2010 19:37, Brian Wood wrote:
> On Monday, May 31, 2010 05:25:18 pm Raymond Wagner wrote:
>> On 5/31/2010 18:52, Brian Wood wrote:
>>> It better, for over 175 watts consumed at idle, and closer to 185 playing
>>> back. Might be cheaper to buy the DVDs than to pay the power bill :-)
>> There.  Fixed that for you.
> Hmmm. My Kill-a-Watt indicated 205 watts at idle, and 245-255 playing back an HD file. I was playing back under Linux,
> using mplayer from the command line, playing an NFS-mounted file, not the Sony UPnP client, I'm not sure what if any
> difference that would make.

This article was about three months after release, so probably running 
the release unit.
The official rated consumption on the release units was 'around 180 
watts'.  The slims are now around one third that.

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