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is a external USB-C hard drive fast enough to play VR Games?

Asked: Jan 25 2018 | 3:09 pm EST 1234 Views 2 Answers View Best Answer

With a Lap-Top that only has small Hard Drive, if I add a USB-C hard drive (LaCie STFD2000402 Porsche Design 2TB USB-C Mobile Hard Drive) to store all the games, will the drive be fast enough to keep up with all the games?


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Feb 21 2018 | 3:59 pm EST krisguy

As long as you have a USB 3+ port and compatible drive, it should not be an issue. I tried installing Steam and Doom VR on a 4TB WD external with a Alienware lappy. I didn't notice any slowdowns as long as I used a powered USB hub.

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