FFMPEG H264 Decoding Speed

System 1 Specification Intel Core i7-7700K (Kaby Lake) MSI Z270 Gaming Pro Carbon 16GB DDR4-2400 Intel HD Graphics 630 eVGA Geforce GTX 1080 SC2 Gaming 8GB Windows 10 System 2 Specification Intel Core i5-3570K (Ivy Bridge) ASRock Z77 Pro4-M 32GB DDR3 Intel HD Graphics 4000 AMD Radeon HD7850 Windows 10 Test File http://jell.yfish.us/media/jellyfish-90-mbps-hd-h264.mkv Intel Quick … Read moreFFMPEG H264 Decoding Speed

Handbrake Crash after upgrade

After upgrading to Handbrake 1.1.0, handbrake would crash with an empty error details screen: Clicking copy to Clipboard and pasting it in notepad reveals: An Unknown Error has occurred. System.NullReferenceException: Object reference not set to an instance of an object. at HandBrakeWPF.Utilities.EnumHelper`1.GetDisplay(T value) in D:\HandBrake\win\CS\HandBrakeWPF\Utilities\EnumHelper.cs:line 55 at System.Windows.Data.BindingExpression.TransferValue(Object newValue, Boolean isASubPropertyChange) at System.Windows.Data.BindingExpression.Activate(Object item) at … Read moreHandbrake Crash after upgrade

Intel Quick Sync Video encoding and decoding

Intel Quick Sync Video (QSV) was initially introduced to the some Sandy Bridge (2nd Generation Intel Core processors).   Here’s a general guide to enable Intel QSV on Windows 10. Step 1: Determine CPU hardware Determine if your CPU supports Quick Sync by searching at Intel’s website. Majority of the mainstream processors (2nd generation Core … Read moreIntel Quick Sync Video encoding and decoding

PC History

Dad’s Past PCs – Retired 1992? – AMD 386 (Acer Power 386SX?) 1997? – Intel Pentium MMX 233Mhz (Packard Bell) 1999? – First DIY PC – Retired CPU: Intel Celeron 433Mhz (Socket 370 + Adapter) RAM: 128MB? RAM Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-6VXE+ (VIA Apollo Pro, Slot 1) GPU: Nvidia RIVA TNT2 AGP 4x 2002? – Upgraded First DIY … Read morePC History

Virtual Router / Wireless Hotspot using your PC

To host a Virtual Router / Access Point with your PC, you need a compatible Wireless Adapter that supports Hosted Network.   Requirement: Windows 7 or later Wireless Network adapter with HostedNetwork support.   Check for hosted network support by running this in Command Prompt: netsh wlan show drivers If it says No, your network … Read moreVirtual Router / Wireless Hotspot using your PC