Rimhill Alternatives

    Rimhill is described as 'sets the maximum cd-rom speed to a specified level in your drive'. There are three alternatives to Rimhill for Windows and Mac. The most liked alternative is DiscRotate, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Rimhill are Nero DiscSpeed (Free) and CDSlow (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Jan 14, 2021

    • DiscRotate is a MenuItem that will control the speed of your
      optical drives. It is written in Cocoa for Mac OS X Snow Leopard.
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
    • Nero DiscSpeed, previously Nero DriveSpeed, is a disc speed measurement and performance diagnostics tool. It reads the speed of a CD-ROM drive.
      • Free
      • Windows


    • CDSlow is a program to control the speed of CD/DVD/Blu-ray drives. More precisely, to limit the maximum speed of the drive for reducing the noise, when it is not required to read the data very fast (for example, when listening a MP3 music).
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows