Playing music off of external HD - cache question Tags: Hard Drives Cache Music HD Storage Last response: October 3, 2005 6:06 PM in Storage Share traemyn October 3, 2005 6:57:20 AM I am going to buy an external HD just for storing and playing my music from. Do I need an 8mb cache? Or will 2mb be good enough? thanks More about : playing music external cache question sturm a b G Storage October 3, 2005 6:06:34 PM 2mb will do but the cost between them is usually not that much if any. So I would just stick to the 8mb cache. Unless you play the same song over and over the cache really wont get used much anyway. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumQuestion about reading music from an external HD Forum$7500 Budget College Gaming/ Music /Photo/Video/Media Rig ForumBuilding DAW for Music Creation/Production ForumNas HD vs External HD ForumCan I use my new computer to get my pics n music off other hard drives ForumWhich Laptop for Music Production/some Video Editing ForumBuild a $3000 PC for music production and recording ForumBuilding a new PC for music production and editing/recording *help* Forum$1500-$2000 Music Production build ForumLabtop Keeps turning off itself when playing a game ForumIntel i5 + GPU VS i7 without GPU for HD vid, gaming, music production ForumBest $600ish laptop for HD vids, music production,gaming? Forum~$1500 gaming/ music new build & questions about storage/backup Forum300-400 Gaming Computer (WOW,ROM, MUSIC,MOVIES,HD ) ForumSystem for editing HD in Adobe Premiere ForumFirst build: Music Production and Computer Programming Desktop Forum1 HDD vs. 2 HDD RAID-0 Forumok to swap an external harddrive into a laptop? ForumCombo external hard disk Forumsata as an external harddrive? More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !