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Buffalo 1TB DriveStation Axis USB 3.0 External Hard Drive HD-LBU3

B&H # BUHDLB10TU3 Mfr # HD-LB1.0TU3
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Product Highlights
  • USB 3.0 Interface
  • Backwards Compatible w/ USB 2.0
  • Mac and Windows Compatible
  • Buffalo Tools Software Suite
  • TurboPC Utility Software

The Buffalo 1TB DriveStation Axis USB 3.0 Hard Drive HD-LBU3 is a sleek, easy-to-use external hard drive perfect for backing up your computer or storing extra data. Compatible with almost any Mac or PC computer, it features a storage capacity of 1TB and is outfitted with a USB 3.0 interface that boasts transfer data speeds of up to 5 Gbps. In addition, the drive is backwards compatible with USB 2.0, in case you don't have a USB 3.0 port on your desktop or laptop computer. Because it is designed to conveniently fit in the space around your computer, you can position the drive upright or on its side without affecting its performance. Along with the drive, you will find the built-in TurboPC Utility software and Buffalo Tools software suite that allows you to get the most from your drive.*

Note! * TurboPC Utility software and Buffalo Tools software only for Windows operating systems.

SuperSpeed USB 3.0
Provides accelerated file access and interface speeds up to 5 Gbps
Compatible with USB 2.0 and 3.0
Support for legacy USB 2.0 and SuperSpeed 3.0
Adaptable Positioning
Product designed to be positioned horizontally or vertically for ultimate flexibility and versatility in any environment
Connect & Go
Preformatted hard drive is ready to use out of the box - no formatting or installation required; simply plug it into your USB port
Works with PC (NTFS and HFS+ support) and Mac
Connect to your computer for additional storage or backup of your music, photo, video and data files
Fanless Design
Allows for quiet operation, perfect for home media centers and game rooms
Time Machine Compatibility
Works perfectly with Time Machine to back up your Mac computer
TurboPC Software Utility for Windows PC Users
Enhance the overall performance of your Windows PC and increase file transfer rates up to 4 X over competing USB 2.0 hard drives

Buffalo Tools Software Suite for Your Windows PC

Buffalo's Backup Utility
Allows you to back up one or multiple computers with a single Buffalo external hard drive
ECO Manager
Allows you to regulate the power usage of the hard drive by cutting power to the drive during extended periods of inactivity, which in turn conserves energy and reduces battery consumption
RAMDISK
Allows you to create a RAM disk on your Windows PC which creates a small, but extremely fast environment to work on files in
SecureLock
Provides complete control of the data encryption on your Buffalo external hard drive, providing password protection and software data encryption
Performance
Capacity 1TB
Interface USB 3.0 at up to 5 Gbps
USB 2.0 at up to 480 Mbps
Drive Speed SATA 3Gbps
Buffer Not specified by the manufacturer
Average Seek Time Not specified by the manufacturer
Sustained Data Transfer Rate Not specified by the manufacturer
System Requirements Client Operating System Support:

Windows 7 (32-bit/64-bit), Windows Vista (32-bit/64-bit), WindowsXP, Windows 2000, Windows Server 2003 (32-bit)*, Windows Server 2003 R2 (32-bit)*, Windows Server 2008 (32-bit/64-bit)*, Windows Server 2008 R2 (64-bit)*, Mac OS X 10.4 or later*

*Please note: Only basic external hard drive functionality is supported in these operating systems, some included utilities may not work
General
Mounting Desktop
Power Requirements AC 100-240V 50/60 Hz
Environmental Requirements 41 to 95°F / 5 to 35°C
Dimensions (WxHxD) 1.5 x 4.8 x 7.5" / 3.81 x 12.19 x 19.05 cm
Weight 2.l lb / .95 kg
Buffalo 1TB DriveStation Axis USB 3.0 External Hard Drive HD-LBU3
  • 1-Year Warranty
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    Buffalo1TB DriveStation Axis USB 3.0 External Hard Drive HD-LBU3
     
    3.3

    (based on 3 reviews)

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    5.0

    Worked wonderfully

    By IRON

    from Chicago, IL

    About Me Casual user

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy to use

    Cons

    • NA

    Best Uses

    • Backup
    • Photo Storage

    Comments about Buffalo 1TB DriveStation Axis USB 3.0 External Hard Drive HD-LBU3:

    Backed up all my files and cleared up computer...my computer works like brand new now..

    • Primary use:
    • Personal
    • Computer Platform:
    • PC

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    3.0

    So far, so good

    By Joe

    from Danville, CA

    About Me Power user

    Verified Buyer

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          Comments about Buffalo 1TB DriveStation Axis USB 3.0 External Hard Drive HD-LBU3:

          I plugged it in and it recorded my files. We'll see how long it lasts.

          • Primary use:
          • Personal
          • Computer Platform:
          • PC

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          2.0

          NOT THE BEST

          By JUSSARA

          from BRAZIL

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

            Cons

            • Slow

            Best Uses

              Comments about Buffalo 1TB DriveStation Axis USB 3.0 External Hard Drive HD-LBU3:

              POOR MANUAL

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