Originally Posted by viper008
sorry if this has been asked before, but if I put a GPU (1660) into a i7 2600k system would it be able to offload the processing of x265 to the GPU and handle MadVR settings? or do I need a current gen Intel chip? Just trying to keep my 2600k alive a little longer.
Yes, your CPU is more than enough for this.
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