[MPlayer-users] tv card basics

Chris Phillips chris at thirtythreeandathird.net
Mon Nov 25 21:20:02 CET 2002

> >>But how much CPU power do you need to fluently encode full PAL in
> >>mpeg4 with a bt8x8? I guess below 1.5GHz won't be enough?
> >
> >Does a bt8x8 even provide full PAL? I was under the impression that
> >if you wanted full PAL you needed a card with hardware compression.
> >
> >If by "fluently" you mean "in real time" I think 1.5GHz is not enough,
> >depending on how much pre-processing you do and your encoding

people keep saying "i think..." but.. i KNOW it's perfectly capable. with 
vhq and everything.


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