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BUFFALO 2TB MiniStation External Hard Drive USB 3.0 Model HD-PCF2.0U3GB Black
- USB 3.0
- Buffalo Backup Utility
- Compact Design
- 1 Year Warranty
Portable USB 3.0 Storage and Backup
MiniStation offers high speed USB 3.0 portable storage in a compact and lightweight chassis. With bus-powered USB 3.0 support and backward compatibility with USB 2.0, it works with nearly any PC or Mac® and offers quick plug-and-play setup. MiniStation is easy to transport and it’s USB powered so there are no additional cables to manage and no need for a separate power source; simply plug it into any available USB port on your computer and instantly add capacity or store files to take on the road. Included with MiniStation is Buffalo’s multipurpose Buffalo Tools utility suite designed to enhance Windows® PC performance and user experience, including TurboPC for faster transfers. Additionally, you can use MiniStation with Buffalo Backup Utility, free with purchase, or Time Machine to back up your important information and memories. Store, back up and transport your content with SuperSpeed connectivity.
- USB 3.0
- Compact Design
USB 3.0/2.0 Compatibility
MiniStation features SuperSpeed USB 3.0 with interface speeds up to 5 Gbps and is fully backward compatible with USB 2.0. Simply plug it into any available USB port on your computer and instantly add capacity or store files to take on the road. The preformatted hard drive requires no driver or software installation and is ready for immediate use.
Utilizing the high speed RAM of your Windows PC, TurboPC can increase file transfer rates by up to 2X over competing USB 3.0 portable hard drives by making system adjustments to increase performance substantially.
Compact And Convenient
Designed for mobility, MiniStation occupies minimal space and offers USB 3.0 bus-powered mobile storage for your data and for your on-the-go lifestyle. It works with PC and Mac, so you can access your files from whichever computer you are on, even while on the go.
Buffalo Tools is a feature-rich suite of optional software included on many Buffalo DriveStation and MiniStation storage products. Any or all of the following components of Buffalo Tools may be installed on Windows PCs.
- Buffalo's Backup Utility is a featured backup software for Windows PCs and can be used to back up one or multiple computers with a single Buffalo external hard drive.
- Eco Manager helps to conserve energy and reduce battery consumption by regulating the power usage of the hard drive.
- TurboPC includes two components to enhance file transfer performance with external hard drives. It also includes TurboCopy which provides additional system adjustments to increase performance substantially.
- SecureLock software for Windows® provides complete control of the data encryption on your Buffalo external harddrive, providing password protection and software data encryption.
Perfect When You're On-the-Go!MiniStation USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive is perfect for taking your data with you wherever you go! Its small form factor fits neatly into your laptop bag, purse, pocket and more. Plus, it's PC and Mac friendly, so you can use it with nearly any computer you have.
Take it with you to school, work, the coffee shop, the library and even on the road!
|Internal Hard Drives|
|Number of Drives||1|
|Drive Interface||SATA 3Gbps|
|Standard Compliance||USB 3.0 / 2.0|
|Connector Type||Micro-B type|
|Number of Ports||1|
|Data Transfer Rates||Max. 5Gbps (USB 3.0), Max. 480Mbps (USB 2.0)|
Dimensions (W x H x D)
2.99 x 4.53 x 0.45in.
2.99 x 4.53 x 0.55in.
2.99 x 4.53 x 0.76in.
|Power Supply||DC 5 V (USB powered)|
|Power Consumption||Max 4.5 W|
|Client OS Support||Windows® 8 (32-bit/64-bit), Windows® 7 (32-bit/64-bit), Windows Vista® (32-bit/64-bit), Windows® XP, Mac OS® X 10.5 or later†|
*Only basic external hard drive functionality is supported with this operating system; some included utilities may not work
†The HDD default format is NTFS; to work with Mac, reformat the HDD using Mac Disk Utility.
- USB 3.0 Cable
- Quick Setup Guide
- Warranty Statement
Warranty & Returns
Warranty, Returns, And Additional Information
- Limited Warranty period (parts): 1 year
- Limited Warranty period (labor): 1 year
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- Return for refund within: 30 days
- Return for replacement within: 30 days
- This item is covered by Newegg.com's Standard Return Policy