Play Steam Games @ 10,000+ MB/s :: Load games instantly with the Dimmdrive software. Dimmdrive fully integrates with all Steam games.
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Mixed (270) - 60% of the 270 user reviews for this software are positive.
Release Date:
Jan 1, 2015

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April 10


Thanks to all of you who participated in the new Dimmdrive BETA. As a result of your feedback we have now launched the BETA as the official Dimmdrive app!

This is exciting because we can now focus on providing new features to meet your gaming needs! Keep up the recommendations!

Sneak peak: We have another update to be launched in the coming days, followed by a MAJOR new BETA version shortly thereafter.

Stay Tuned & Enjoy!

Dimmdrive Inc.

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February 26


The New Dimmdrive BETA has been updated to version 3.0.1 as a result of your feedback. Thanks for your ideas and input thus far! Keep them coming!

Dimmdrive BETA 3.0.1 Updates:
  • Added 'Dimmdrive Config' button to Settings which allows you to reset Dimmdrive's configuration:
    Soft Reset -> Resets drive settings to default
    Hard Reset -> Resets ALL settings including cached Games & Apps to default (Requires program restart)
  • Games & Apps page now scrollable with mouse scroll wheel
  • Added 'Settings' button to Steam Config page (Returns user to Main Settings page)
  • Restored minimize to tray functionality
  • Enhanced Chinese localization
  • Resolved mechanism for loading Game/App Images
  • Resolved occasional grid view image display issues
  • Fixed 'hidden apps' issue
As a reminder, to enable the BETA:
1. Right Click on DimmDrive in Steam
2. Select 'Properties'
3. Navigate to 'BETAS' tab
4. Open the dropdown and select 'Open_beta - Open BETA Build'
5. Re-Launch DimmDrive to use the new BETA version!
*Note - you can easily switch back to the existing version as needed.

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“Very functional and simple software designed with us gamers in mind. Time is money and this software saves me a lot of time setting up a RAMdisk solution. Highly Recommend”

“Bought this on impulse, thinking it was a risk. However, I'm really satisfied. It is very easy to use and really stable. If you have more than 8GB or RAM, I highly recommend it.”

“Great program and works as advertised. Very simple to use (assuming you take a few minutes to read the docs) and great integration with Steam. Highly recommended.”
Sir Loinsteak

About This Software

Dimmdrive is a RAM-based hard drive software built by gamers, specifically for gamers.

With Dimmdrive, you will be able to turn your PC’s RAM into an incredibly fast hard drive. This incredibly fast hard drive can be hundreds if not thousands of times faster than a conventional hard drive.

By playing your game on a faster hard drive:

  • Take full advantage of up to (and over) 10,000+ MB/s hard drive (HD) access!
  • Game load times are significantly faster! We've seen 60 second game load screens turn into 2-3 seconds!
  • Immerse yourself with nearly instant in-game level loading and transitions!
  • Eliminate FPS drops that are due to your hard drive slowing down!
  • Gain a competitive edge against others!
  • Save on wear and tear of your SSDs as RAM lasts nearly forever!

How it works:

Dimmdrive is a Windows-based software built for 64bit Windows 7/8/10. Dimmdrive utilizes excess system RAM to create a virtualized hard drive. Dimmdrive will auto-detect your game and automatically configure itself to work on this virtualized hard drive seamlessly. You simply run Dimmdrive, click a few buttons, and then play your game on an incredibly fast drive. This enables all games and programs to benefit with regards to disk access and load times. Dimmdrive handles the whole game set-up, file mapping, data synchronization, and data integrity of your game.

Dimmdrive has a lot of features built specifically for gamers!

  • Full Steam Integration - Just run Dimmdrive and it will auto-detect all your Steam games!
  • Large games can work with small RAM sizes - Dimmdrive has a "LESS RAM?" feature which enables you to make the important files of a large game go insanely fast, even if you have a smaller amount of RAM.
  • Real-Time File Sync - Never worry about PC crashes as Dimmdrive automatically synchronizes data from your RAMdrive back to your HD!
  • Support for non-Steam games - Simply drag/drop any non-Steam game into Dimmdrive and it will work!
  • Support for general, non-game applications - Use Dimmdrive with any application including video editing, databases, virtual machines, and more!
  • Convenient game sorting options makes large Steam libraries manageable!
  • Incredible community surrounding the software!
  • Direct contact with the developer for suggestions on feature updates!
  • Continual development with free software updates!

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System Requirements

    • OS: Windows 7 64-bit, Windows 8 64-bit, Windows 10 64-bit
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Additional Notes: 64-bit Windows OS Only
    • OS: Windows 7 64-bit, Windows 8 64-bit, Windows 10 64-bit
    • Memory: 12 GB RAM
    • Additional Notes: 64-bit Windows OS Only

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