Buffalo DriveStation AV USB 2.0 Multimedia Hard Drive
Buffalo is back with a brand new DriveStation AV USB 2.0 Multimedia Hard Drive that ought to cater to those who are looking for a new attached storage solution that offers a careful balance between performance and price. Well, this model features a horizontal design alongside an easy to read external capacity meter that makes it a snap to set up in home entertainment centers, playing nice with a bunch of Digital Media Adapters and TV sets. Apart from that, it also exhibits an extensive list of features and comes in an extremely small form factor, making the DriveStation AV the perfect storage and backup solution for your media center, gaming room and for those who work, at your office.
The Buffalo DriveStation AV USB 2.0 Multimedia Hard Drive will rely on a standard USB 2.0 connection (since USB 3.0 connectivity isn’t exactly mainstream just yet), where it will offer immediate storage expansion for a wide array of devices such as HDTVs, cable and satellite boxes, media players and gaming systems including the Xbox 360, Wii and Sony PS3. An integrated blue LED meter that is located on the front of the unit makes it easy to have a quick glance, where you will be able to garner information concerning current capacity reading so that you have a better idea on just how much storage space there is left inside. To keep in line with many devices these days, the Buffalo DriveStation AV USB 2.0 Multimedia Hard Drive is also eco-minded, where it will turn on and off with the device it is connected to to further help you conserve energy and lowering your monthly power bill.
Other features include Buffalo Tools, a feature-rich suite of tools that was specially designed to enhance computer performance and the day-to-day digital life of PC consumers. It will be able to utilize your PC’s high speed RAM for TurboPC to increase file transfer rates by up to 2x over standard external hard drive connections. Apart from that, TurboPC also throws in TurboCopy that offers additional system adjustments which will increase performance substantially. The DriveStation AV USB 2.0 Multimedia Hard Drive comes with a limited one-year warranty, where you can choose from 1TB, 1.5TB and 2TB models for $139.99, $179.99 and $249.99, respectively.