[MEncoder-users] Dualcore and Quadcore performance?
mencoder at ml082.pinguin.uni.cc
Sun Mar 22 21:06:18 CET 2009
Am Sonntag 22 März 2009 20:35:10 schrieb larrystotler at netscape.net:
> using 1 thread the E8400. Using threads= the Q8200. But, it would
> probably be pretty close.
My feeling is too, that there won't be a big difference.
> >I would like to discuss a little bit later which options he uses, but
> > first I have to make a decision which hardware has the best value for the
> > money. I am willing to spend 150-200€ for the cpu.
> Actually, he said he got about 300% increase over 1 core using
> threads=4(just called him), so in this case, the X4 would be faster than
> the dual core.
Thank you a lot for calling him.
> >I am little bit confused of the TLB-Bug of the AMD Phenom II. Don't know
> > if this problem is solved in the meantime.
> That had to do with the original phenom, not the Phenom II.
Ok, so the decision is between these cpus:
AMD Phenom II X4 920 4x 2.80GHz AM2+ 125W Stepping C2 Box or
INTEL Core 2 Quad Q8200 4x 2.33GHz, 333MHz
The Phenom should be faster IMHO for encoding. I would use with an ASUS M3A32-
MVP Deluxe. Maybe someone could confirm (or not) if onboard-Audio (ADI 1988)
works with Linux?
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