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Readyboost, does it make a difference?

post #1 of 11
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I'm looking to make my AspireOne ZG5 a little snappier for everyday useage. Does Readyboost make a difference? A small memory stick is cheap and, if it does make a difference, seems like a decent upgrade.
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post #2 of 11
Unless you are really running on minimal memory, RB makes almost no difference.
post #3 of 11
Not really. Readyboost is more like a stop gap solution for people with really slow hard drives and low ram.
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What I moved the page file off the HDD and onto a fast memory stick?
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post #5 of 11
A difference makes a difference... except Ready Boost smile.gif
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post #6 of 11
Quote:
Originally Posted by AyeYo;12630004 
What I moved the page file off the HDD and onto a fast memory stick?

Your hard disk will be faster than a memory stick for the page file.
post #7 of 11
Ready boost was made for old low-end systems that still have DDR RAM and IDE harddrives.
    
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It works best on 512MB systems
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post #9 of 11
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Quote:
Originally Posted by tryagainplss;12630019 
Ready boost was made for old low-end systems that still have DDR RAM and IDE harddrives.

Ah, that's lame. Alright, thanks for the help guys.
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post #10 of 11
Maybe this can help you.

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