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Old 12-19-2011, 11:03 AM
Tommy Zai Tommy Zai is offline
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Originally Posted by jim View Post
As most DAWs do have multi-threaded rendering, the default answer is yes, put FX in the DAW, but there are always other considerations. If you have a dual-core machine (but not an i5 or i7), then the computer can only efficiently run two threads at once, and as the UI thread for any music app tends to be pretty busy, there is a much shorter limit to the benefits of a multi-threaded render there. On a 4+ core system, it is a different story. . . .
Jim, I have an i7 (after convincing my g/f to help me upgrade so she can have my dual. :-).

How would that change the way I work and the workflow options?

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