Windows Forums member, shoby, asked the following question in our suggestion box:
I would like to see a review about Ready Boost in Windows 7.
Does it really help you out when you need some extra performance or does it just look like it helps you out ?
It surely can’t be like you actually went out and bought some RAM, but how good is Ready Boost actually.
Is it gonna help me out with the my daily tasks/multitasking.
This guide answers these questions and offer suggestions to help you get the most out or ReadyBoost or the most out of the money you’d spend on a flash drive with which to use ReadyBoost. Specifically, we’ll cover the following:
- What is ReadyBoost?
- Does ReadyBoost really work?
- What are the requirements for ReadyBoost?
- What security risks does ReadyBoost pose?
- What alternatives are there to ReadyBoost?
If you want to learn how to use ReadyBoost, see this guide: Speed up Windows with ReadyBoost.