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Buffalo Technology MiniStation Extreme - HD-PZU3, 500GB USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive, 640 MBps Data Transfer Rate, Red

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About the Buffalo Technology HD-PZU3

The Buffalo MiniStation Extreme 500GB Portable USB 3.0 Hard Drive (Red) is a rugged & equipped with a unique wrap-around USB cable and secure hardware encryption. With USB 3.0 support and backward compatibility with USB 2.0, it works with nearly any PC or Mac and provides interface speeds up to 5 Gbps. MiniStation Extreme features US Military Standard shock protection with a ruggedized chassis and specialized bumpers designed to absorb and transfer shock away from the hard disk due to accidental bumps and drops from up to 2 meters.

The convenient integrated wrap-around cable hugs the body to ensure you're always ready to connect while on the go. Simply plug it into any available USB port on your computer and instantly add capacity or store files to take on the road. With 256-bit AES hardware encryption, you can rest assured your data is safe, wherever you go. Store, back up and transport your content safely and securely.

Buffalo Technology HD-PZU3 Includes

  • Buffalo MiniStation Extreme 500GB Portable Hard Drive
  • USB 3.0 Cable
  • USB 3.0 Extension Cable
  • Quick Setup Guide
  • Warranty Statement
  • Buffalo 3 Year Warranty

Buffalo Technology HD-PZU3 Features

  • US Military Grade Shock Protection: Shock absorbers surround the hard disk protecting it from damage and drops from up to 2 meters
  • Flex Connect USB Cable: Removable, integrated USB cable snaps to chassis for improved portability
  • Hardware Disk Encryption: Automatic 256-bit AES Full Disk Encryption protects your data from unauthorized access
  • Compact and Sleek: Slim, lightweight chassis saves space for ultimate portability
  • USB Powered: Perfect companion for your laptop or netbook - no external power supply needed
  • SuperSpeed USB 3.0 with TurboPC EX: Increase file transfer rates up to 4X over USB 2.0 hard drives 1
  • Compatible with USB 2.0 and USB 3.0: Support for legacy USB 2.0 and SuperSpeed USB 3.0
  • Connect and Go: Preformatted hard drive is ready for immediate use with Windows and Mac
  • Works with PC and Mac: Connect to your computer for additional storage or backup of your music, photo, video and data files
  • Buffalo Tools: A feature-rich software suite of tools designed to boost PC performance
  • Back Up Your Files: Backup Utility automatically backs up your Windows PC, protecting your data
  • Time Machine Compatibility: Works perfectly with Time Machine to back up your Mac computer
  • Eco Manager: Eco minded power management tool regulates power usage, conserving energy and battery consumption

Buffalo Technology HD-PZU3 Specifications

Hard Drive Size 500GB
Form Factor External
Standard Compliance USB 3.0 / USB 2.0
Connector Type USB 3.0
Number of Ports 1
Interface Speeds Max. 5 Gbps (USB 3.0)
Max. 480 Mbps (USB 2.0)
OS Support Windows 7
Windows Vista
Windows XP
Windows Server 2003
Windows Server 2003 R2
Windows Server 2008
Windows Server 2008 R2
Mac OS X 10.5 - 10.7
Power Supply DC 5 V
Shock Proof Yes
Encryption 256-bit AES Encryption
Dimensions (H x W x D) 5.27 x 0.78 x 3.54" (134 x 20 x 90 mm)
Weight 0.81 lb (370 g)
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