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Old May 7, 2010, 10:15 PM
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Originally Posted by _dangtx_ View Post
interesting. if you mess up your precious discs you still have a copy of them.

also, do you actually need an oc'ed i7 to do the job timely or...? :)
Or in my case, if they get stolen.

You only need a fast processor if you are encoding them. If you want perfect lossless copies you could do it on a Pentium 4 really all you are doing is separating the audio and video tracks then throwing them in to a different container.

But if you are encoding them to get them slightly smaller a fast processor is definitely handy. An E8400 would likely take a week to encode a single movie.
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