View Full Version : Video on 1GB & Snow Leopard?

Sep 26, 2009, 10:30 PM
Anyone using Snow Leopard with less than 2 GB memory. I've heard of video stuttering on Core Duo 1.66GHz and 1 GB RAM which is what my Mini home theater is using. I'm loving Snow Leopard on my iMac though & would like to run it on both.

Cave Man
Sep 27, 2009, 07:35 PM
We need more info on (1) which video app(s) you're having problem with and (2) what video content you're having trouble with (i.e., codec, bitrate, etc.). I can tell you that my 1.66 gHz Mini plays 1080p content at moderate bit rate (~10 mbps) just fine using Plex under Leopard. SL should give you more ram, but again it depends on the app.

Sep 27, 2009, 08:58 PM
I haven't run into trouble yet because I haven't installed SL on my mini. I have heard of troubles from a podcaster or 2 & was hoping to get input from others.