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 SolvedHow important is RAM speed for Gaming? Forum How do yo change cd drive write speed in window 7 Forum How important is CPU speed for pc gaming Forum How do i Turn the speed down on my cd/dvd drive? Forum SolvedHow important is it to have a good hard drive or ssd? Forum SolvedHow important is RAM speed? Forum Solvedhow I can fix PLEASE INSERT CORRECT CD/DVD error in NEED for speed most wanted 2005 Forum SolvedHow important is the system bus speed? 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 SolvedHow important is cache for a data drive Forum dvd drive disappeared - Also can't boot cd anymore Forum CD/DVD Drive not reading anymore? Forum How important are hard drive specs like RPM and cache size? Forum SolvedSlow usb 3.0? What speed should I expect from my matsunichi drive. And how can I test it? Forum cd/dvd drive doesn't work anymore Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !