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Subject: RE: games/demos cost on play buffer?
From: Stuart Tedford (stuart.tedford_at_piresearch.co.uk)
Date: 2002-12-13


> -----Original Message-----
> From: langhaarrocker
>
> Think of it differently: the more data it can buffer the less often
> the disc has to be turned on. So with a big buffer you have fewer
> spinups within the same time. And the number of spinups is what really
> drains the batteries.
>
And less spin-ups means less risk of damage to the drive, and less risk of
skips/lockups.

Stu.



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