Buffering uses as much power as playing a video

RESOLVED WORKSFORME

Status

()

Core
Audio/Video: Playback
P1
normal
RESOLVED WORKSFORME
2 years ago
2 years ago

People

(Reporter: kentuckyfriedtakahe, Unassigned)

Tracking

({power})

Firefox Tracking Flags

(Not tracked)

Details

(URL)

Steps to reproduce:

* Run IntelPowerGadget
* Use slow network
* Navigate to URL
* Select 1080p60

Expected results:

Buffering takes about 5W, similar to idle

Actual results:

Buffering uses 25-30W, more than decoding video
Keywords: power
Priority: -- → P1
Is this still an issue? jya did a bunch of work to improve the MP4 buffer parser.
Flags: needinfo?(ajones)
yeah, my guess is that this is now gone following the rewrite of GetBuffered()
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 2 years ago
Flags: needinfo?(ajones)
Resolution: --- → WORKSFORME
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