Video Battery Life

theman5725

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I was wondering what would consume less battery:
Watching a DVD from the disc or ripping it to the HDD and watching it from there. Thanks.
 

theman5725

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I remember reading somewhere that the HDD goes to sleep when watching a DVD to conserve battery so I'm not sure.
 

WillMak

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Phil9579 said:
I remember reading somewhere that the HDD goes to sleep when watching a DVD to conserve battery so I'm not sure.
so it loads the entire movie onto the ram?