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User Info: SexPantherPanda

SexPantherPanda
3 years ago#1
Is it safe to place it vertical as long as it's in a area where it won't be disturbed? Or even vertical will wear on the disc?

User Info: glassghost0

glassghost0
3 years ago#2
I always have mine vertical. I've never laid them flat down.

The design was meant for it to be placed vertically but it was also designed to be placed either way.

It makes no difference as long as it isn't in risk of being knocked over
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User Info: athomas917

athomas917
3 years ago#3
Vertical placement should be better for cooling since both the top and bottom are exposed. Just don't bump the unit.
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User Info: Killah Priest

Killah Priest
3 years ago#4
It makes no difference as long as it isn't in risk of being knocked over

This is correct, although I'd add to it saying to try to make sure the area its on isn't prone to vibrations because less surface area is touching so it might vibrate more.
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User Info: athomas917

athomas917
3 years ago#5
Vertical placement should be better for cooling since both the top and bottom are exposed. Just don't bump the unit.
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User Info: Killah Priest

Killah Priest
3 years ago#6
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User Info: SexPantherPanda

SexPantherPanda
3 years ago#7
nice thx guys so basically don't bump the system and your disc is safe.

User Info: Dragon Nexus

Dragon Nexus
3 years ago#8
Inb4 BlueStig comes in and screams irrelevently about covering vents.
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User Info: orangenee

orangenee
3 years ago#9
I have mine vertical placed on two books separated. All three vents are clear that way.

Mine is out the way enough so knocking it over isn't an issue.
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User Info: rockyoumonkeys

rockyoumonkeys
3 years ago#10
Mine's never not been vertical, though I install all my games so disc wear isn't a thing.
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