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by EdwinDrood
Sun Nov 06, 2016 1:36 pm
Forum: Hardware Queries
Topic: Computer HW
Replies: 1
Views: 2009

Re: Computer HW

Recording video to a hard drive does not take a lot of beef. In general, here is what takes cpu cycles: Encoding Video (to H.264 or M-Jpeg) Motion Detection In olden days -- before IP cameras, folks would buy expensive encoding cards to offload the encoding from the main computer to the fairly power...
by EdwinDrood
Sat Nov 05, 2016 3:22 pm
Forum: ZoneMinder 1.25.x
Topic: Help Setting up Plustek 580i Encoder
Replies: 4
Views: 8333

Re: Help Setting up Plustek 580i Encoder

I see no posts on the Plustek encoders (either the 580i or the 540i) since 2013. Is this because everybody gave up? Today I see the 580i on sale for $252 on Of course the 540i is at amazon for $218 Maybe finding a source for...