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Old 08-31-09, 04:23 AM   #44
cehoyos
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Default Re: Pure video = VDPAU ?

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Originally Posted by ticket View Post
Am I therefore wasting time/money fitting the old 1.5GHz P4 with a 8400 GS PCI card?
I see I would also need to upgrade my PSU from 250w to 400W.
No.
And I would also recommend a 9400 GS if you sometimes have to watch interlaced video, your CPU is fast enough for every MPEG1/2 and VC1 video with partial hardware decoding acceleration (my P3 500 is not).

Carl Eugen
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