Buffalo has today announced in India Buffalo MainStation Lite USB 3.0 HD-PEU3 Portable Hard Disk Drive that is ideal for users on the move, delivering transfer rates of up to 5GB/s for the quick transfer and storage of high-resolution graphics, digital audio/video, large multimedia files, photos and more.
The new Buffalo MiniStation Lite USB 3.0 HD-PEU3 portable hard disk drive combines both USB 3.0 performance, and the latest hard disk technology to give consumers the fastest, and most reliable solution on the market.
With a sleek and compact form factor, the Buffalo MiniStation Lite USB 3.0 HD-PEU3 portable hard disk drive comes in a glossy black chassis, is backward-compatible and works with all USB 2.0 enabled computers and notebooks, as well as forthcoming USB 3.0 models.
Already available in India in 500GB and 640GB capacities, the Buffalo MiniStation Lite USB 3.0 HD-PEU3 portable hard disk drive with SuperSpeed USB 3.0 connectivity gives users the ability to quickly back-up and store important data and other digital assets.
The Buffalo MiniStation Lite USB 3.0 HD-PEU3 portable hard disk drive also includes SecureLockMobile for Windows PC that helps encrypt data and prevents unauthorised access and the power saving mode reduces power consumption by stopping HDD rotation when idle for longer battery life.
First to market with USB 3.0 external Storage, Buffalo also offers the DriveStation USB 3.0 HD-HXU3 External Portable Hard Disk Drive along with two Interface ExpressCards for both desktop (IFC-PCIE2U3) and laptop PCs (IFC-EC2U3UC).
The DriveStation USB 3.0 HD-HXU3 Portable HDD provides users the ability to quickly back up important data and store office work, digital photos, music and movies in one central location.
The super-fast USB 3.0 PCI Interface ExpressCard (IFC-PCIE2U3) allows users to upgrade their desktop PC or Mac to USB 3.0, whilst the Interface ExpressCard (IFC-EC2U3UC) upgrades laptop PC to USB 3.0, allowing users to utilize SuperSpeed USB 3.0 for faster data transfer speeds than ever before.
The new Buffalo MiniStation Lite USB 3.0 HD-PEU3 portable hard disk drive also comes complete with Buffalo Tools, the second generation of performance enhancing software which comprises of TurboPC, TurboCopy, Buffalo Backup Utility, ECO Manager, RAMDISK and SecureLock, a comprehensive array of technological software aimed at enhancing the day-to-day digital life of PC consumers.
The Buffalo MiniStation Lite USB 3.0’s key features include:
- Portable SuperSpeed USB 3.0
- Slim and compact design with black glossy finish
- Data Transfer Speed of up to 78MB/s
- Buffalo Tools – utility software that will enable FASTER transfer speeds, FASTER copy speeds and FASTER backup speeds
- ECO Manager – conserve energy by regulating the power usage of your Buffalo external hard drive at predetermined times, extending the life of the drive while reducing energy usage, including laptop battery consumption
- Includes Buffalo Tools for Windows to enhance your PC transfer performance and to back up your important digital assets
- TurboPC & TurboCopy for Windows to increase your file transfer speed
- Plug-n-Play ready for immediate use
- USB powered, no power supply needed
- SecureLockMobile for Windows PC protects your data from theft and unauthorised access
- Eco friendly with new power saving mode for Windows
- Upgrade to USB 3.0 by using a Buffalo USB 3.0 Interface ExpressCard for desktop (IFC-PCIE2U3) or laptop (IFCEC2U3UC) or via an existing USB 3.0 port.
- Backwards compatible with USB 2.0
Pricing and Availability
The Buffalo MiniStation Lite USB 3.0 HD-PEU3 portable external hard disk drive is available with 3 year replacement warranty in India in two capacities.
- Buffalo MiniStation Lite USB 3.0 HD-PEU3 – 500GB for Rs. 9,000
- Buffalo MiniStation Lite USB 3.0 HD-PEU3 – 640GB for Rs. 11,000