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Point of installing games?

#1count_hamsteinPosted 10/7/2012 3:47:26 PM
What's the point of installing games to your hard drive? It still uses the disk.
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#2Deathx113Posted 10/7/2012 3:47:59 PM
It's just for fun.
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#3mmarksterPosted 10/7/2012 4:00:07 PM
Using the disc for a few minutes is better than using it constantly.
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#4lokinineteenPosted 10/7/2012 4:01:26 PM
Mine makes me a blueberry pancake everytime I install a game.
#5randomweirdoPosted 10/7/2012 4:03:44 PM
It doesn't have to read so much and spin the game as much that way. Less risk of general wear and tear from a lot of play.

It also is less intensive on the reading, and it is possible that if your disc got scratched real bad that if it was installed the game would still work. I know some folks who got real deep scratches, borrowed the game from a friend and installed it and got it working without needing a replacement.

Also can cut down on load times if a game has heavy load times. Reading from hard drive is definitely faster than reading from a disc.
#6summerclawPosted 10/7/2012 4:08:29 PM
Disk doesn't wear off. Faster load times.
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#7JukainPosted 10/7/2012 4:10:56 PM
Quieter system and faster load times.
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#8NejiHyuga900Posted 10/7/2012 9:16:28 PM(edited)
Faster loading. MY THEORY: And if the disc is scratched so bad that you can't even play it but if it is installed, if the Xbox 360 is still able to read the game, you should be able to play it perfectly no matter how bad the disc is scratched but as long as the Xbox 360 can recognize the game.
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#9LOLfelinesPosted 10/7/2012 9:35:29 PM
because a child dies everytime you don't, now what kind of person are you?
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