Is USB 2.0 harddrive fast enough for newgames?

Discussion in 'Windows, Linux & Others on the Mac' started by erkanasu, Aug 27, 2006.

  1. erkanasu macrumors 6502

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    First of all can I boot windows off of a usb 2.0 drive( Macbook Pro ), and secondaly will games like half life 2 be playable with the limited bandwidth of the usb2.0? thanks
     
  2. MRU macrumors demi-god

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    No. Bootcamp doesnt support booting off an external drive, unless you do a very complicated installation.

    Yes - games will play fine off a usb 2.0 HD
     
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