Solved Running games off USB drive? Tags: Flash Media Games Hard Drives USB Drive Storage Last response: January 18, 2013 12:22 AM in Storage Share pixelra January 17, 2013 5:18:17 PM Hello I was wondering if I could run modernish games (planetside 2, league of legends) off a USB drive. Recently my hard drive broke but windows in on a small ssd. Could I run games off a usb and still have them playable? Thanks More about : running games usb drive popatim a c 906 G Storage January 18, 2013 12:09:54 AM depends on the speed of the usb drive but I wouldn't bother trying unless its a fast usb3 drive and you have a pc with usb3. m 0 l Best solution AMD Radeon a b G Storage January 18, 2013 12:22:51 AM usb has terrible IO and i am afraid you could break it in only 10x times usage because of intense IO Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources running linux mint completely off usb stick Lifespan of drive concerns? Forum SolvedRunning Games Off USB 2.0 External HDD Forum SolvedSSD as boot drive and running games off of it Forum Running OS off USB 3 Flash drive vs USB 3 SSD Forum Running Games on USB Drive?? Forum SolvedCar Music Player is Playing MP3's from My USB Drive Off-key Forum Running games off hard drives 7,200 vs 10,000 rpm Forum Solvedi want to replace exsisting hard drive with an SSDD. and add windows 8. i had it running fine. i shut off the computer after i Forum SolvedRunning hard drive off a laptop Forum SolvedManually turning off hard drive and running off RAM possible? Forum How do I get games to run off the hard drive instead of the CD-Rom or Forum SolvedBooting off USB thumb drive Forum SolvedPC turning off when running games with certain GPUs Forum Toshiba External Hard Drive running when laptop is off Forum SolvedInstalling to and running W7 off a flash (thumb) drive Forum SolvedCan't open installed games after installing windows 8.1 via Bootable usb drive Forum SolvedUSB external hard drive - Does not stop spinning or eject...even when computer off Forum SolvedWhere can I go to transfer data off of two old hard drives, one a 20gb Maxtor and the other a 40gb WD to USB drives? Forum Newly built machine. no optical drive, trying to install OS and motherboard drivers with USB drives but running into some prob Forum Computer Turns off while running some games. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !