Buffalo MiniStation Extreme 1 TB Portable USB 3.0 Hard Drive (Black)

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Product Highlights

  • Shock Absorbers Surround the Hard Disk
  • Slim, Lightweight Chassis Saves Space
  • Perfect Companion for Laptop or Netbook
  • No External Power Supply Needed
  • Designed to Boost PC Performance
  • Eco Minded Power Management Tool
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The MiniStation Extreme 1 TB Portable USB 3.0 Hard Drive Black from Buffalo is a rugged portable hard drive 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.


Note: *The HDD default format is NTFS; to work with Mac, you need to reformat the HDD using Mac Disk Utility.

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.
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

Note:*The HDD default format is NTFS; to work with Mac, you need to reformat the HDD using Mac Disk Utility.

Hard Drive Size 1.0 TB
Standard Compliance USB 3.0 / USB 2.0
Connector Type Micro B type
Number of Ports 1
Interface Speeds Speeds Max. 5 Gbps* (USB 3.0)
Max. 480 Mbps (USB 2.0)

*Maximum interface rate of 5 Gbps is derived from the specifications of the Universal Serial Bus 3.0 and the ExpressCard. Actual transfer rate will vary depending upon environmental factors.

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*

*Only basic external hard drive functionality is supported with the OS; some included utilities may not work. HDD default format is NTFS; to work w/ Mac, reformat the HDD w/ Mac Disk Utility.

Power Supply DC 5 V
Dimensions(HxWxD) 5.04 x 3.51 x 0.71" (12.8 x 8.91 x 1.80 cm)
Weight 0.50 lb (0.22 kg)
Packaging Info
Package Weight 0.85 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 6.9 x 6.0 x 2.0"
Buffalo MiniStation Extreme 1 TB Portable USB 3.0 Hard Drive (Black)
  • USB 3.0 Cable
  • USB 3.0 Extension Cable
  • Quick Setup Guide
  • 3 Year Warranty
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