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Pros and Cons on not installing games on a Slim?

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2 years ago#1
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Cons: More wear and tear on the drive
More heat inside the console.
Load times might be a little longer. Depends on the game.
More wear and tear on the disk

Pros: Erm...you save disk space? For...Games on Demand?
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2 years ago#3
Pros: You don't have to wait for the game to install.

Of course, the drawback of that is that you will eventually spend more time on load screens due to not installing it than it would have taken to just install the game in the first place.

Dragon Nexus posted...
Cons: More wear and tear on the drive
More heat inside the console.
Load times might be a little longer. Depends on the game.
More wear and tear on the disk


There are potentially other performance improvements beyond just increased load times, such as less texture pop-in in certain games.
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