[theora-dev] Simple player and encoder binaries for Windows
Eric M. Kidd
Eric.M.Kidd at Dartmouth.EDU
Tue Oct 29 08:28:49 PST 2002
--- Stephane wrote:
VP3 codec uses a lot of CPU for decoding. We will need some optimization
because now this codec is way too slow for home uses.
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Actually, the Windows VP3 QuickTime codec runs just fine on a 400MHz Pentium II box, with only occasional glitches on some dodgy Celeron systems. At work, we routinely test 320x240 full-color, full-motion video on low-end boxes. At 300MHz, VP3 displays some glitches; at higher speeds, most systems are generally fine. (The VP3 QuickTime codec uses the native assembly code supplied with VP3, not the much slower C code.)
Please do not assume anything about the performance of VP3 from the performance of Mauricio's sample code. Such assumptions would be wildly inaccurate, for reasons Mauricio has already explained.
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