Solved How important is cd drive speed anymore? Tags: DVD Drives Games CD Drives Storage Last response: August 3, 2009 4:26 AM in Storage Share globalgoon August 3, 2009 3:47:18 AM When playing a game or what have you, is there really a difference anymore between say, a 40x and 52x cd drive? More about : important drive speed anymore Best solution randomizer a b G Storage August 3, 2009 4:26:53 AM Unless you're playing the game off the disk, which is really only the case for games in the pre-1995 era, no. When reading and writing files it matters though. Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHow important is speed of RAM when video editing? Forum Solvedspeaking of a hard drive, what is more important? RPM or the read speed? Forum How do yo change cd drive write speed in window 7 Forum SolvedHow important is RAM speed for Gaming? Forum How important is matching RAM speed? Forum How do i Turn the speed down on my cd/dvd drive? Forum How important is CPU speed for pc gaming Forum SolvedHow important is RAM speed? Forum SolvedHow important is it to have a good hard drive or ssd? Forum SolvedHow important is the system bus speed? Forum Solvedhow I can fix PLEASE INSERT CORRECT CD/DVD error in NEED for speed most wanted 2005 Forum Cd drive not present anymore Forum Cd/dvd drive doesn\'t work anymore Forum dvd drive disappeared - Also can\'t boot cd anymore Forum SolvedHow do I install windows 7 onto a new hard drive without cd or DVD but I have the product key on the back of my old laptop bec Forum dvd drive disappeared - Also can't boot cd anymore Forum CD/DVD Drive not reading anymore? Forum SolvedHow important is cache for a data drive Forum SolvedHow to Open the cd drive of an Packard Bell EasyNote TE69KB Silver Forum How important are hard drive specs like RPM and cache size? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !