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Doesn't software-based HDDVD decoding take a ton of processor power?  I'm not sure if the CPU in the AppleTV would be able to keep up.  [[User:ProfessaFresh|ProfessaFresh]] 16:33, 16 April 2007 (CEST)
 
Doesn't software-based HDDVD decoding take a ton of processor power?  I'm not sure if the CPU in the AppleTV would be able to keep up.  [[User:ProfessaFresh|ProfessaFresh]] 16:33, 16 April 2007 (CEST)
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: Yes, software-based decoding does.  But the NVIDIA video chip (7300 or 7400) on the unit has H.264 decoding assistance.[http://www.nvidia.com/page/purevideo_support.html][[User:Mrand|Mrand]] 21:09, 16 April 2007 (CEST)

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Doesn't software-based HDDVD decoding take a ton of processor power? I'm not sure if the CPU in the AppleTV would be able to keep up. ProfessaFresh 16:33, 16 April 2007 (CEST)

Yes, software-based decoding does. But the NVIDIA video chip (7300 or 7400) on the unit has H.264 decoding assistance.[1]Mrand 21:09, 16 April 2007 (CEST)