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Windows 7: Core i7

19 Mar 2010   #1
peck1234

Windows 7 Ultimate (64-bit) Build 7600 RTM
 
 
Core i7

I find it fascinating that my core i7 can play a 10gig 1080p mkv file and have a cpu load of 1%.

Meanwhile on my old Pentium 4 3.2ghz processor the file will bring the cpu down to it knees?




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19 Mar 2010   #2
logicearth

Windows 8.1 Pro (x64)
 
 

On your old P4 did you have the Nvidia GTX 285?
And to play that MKV file what are you using?
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20 Mar 2010   #3
Seven Eleven

Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1
 
 

file size doesn't matter. bitrate and res is what matters.

even your old P4 should play HD content fine. does your video player use DXVA?
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