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Old 12-16-2006, 05:45 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I really like to encode and burn dvds from divx files, mp4's, etc. I currently have a P4 640 3.2 with a gig of DDR2-3200 (yeah, i know, really slow ram), and a Geforce 6600. I was thinking of upgrading to a Core 2 duo, and a new motherboard. But someone told me that despite conroe's benchmarks, the Athlon X2 is still ideal for encoding dvd's. is this guy right, or just crazy, which i think he is.
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Intel has always been better at encoding. That hasn't changed.
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