Buffalo 3TB LinkStation Pro LS-VL Network Hard Drive

Buffalo 3TB LinkStation Pro LS-VL Network Hard Drive

Buffalo 3TB LinkStation Pro LS-VL Network Hard Drive

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Product Highlights

  • 1.6GHz CPU
  • Gigabit Ethernet
  • 76MB/s Maximum Sustained Transfer
  • USB 2.0 Expansion Port
  • Remote Data Access
  • NovaBACKUP Professional for Windows
  • DLNA/UPnP Media Streaming
  • BitTorrent Client
  • Time Machine Support
  • Mac & Windows Compatibility
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  • 1Description
The 3TB LinkStation Pro LS-VL Network Hard Drive from Buffalo is a full-featured network storage device, perfect for use in home and small business networks. The drive, which features a Gigabit Ethernet interface, is powered by a 1.6GHz CPU that is capable of delivering sustained network data throughput of 76MB/s.

The drive is compatible with Mac and Windows client systems alike. You'll be able to access data when you're away from home via Buffalo's free WebAccess service. It works in any web browser, and there is an app available for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad users. NovaBACKUP Professional software for Windows is included, and Mac users will be able to use the drive for backup via OS X's integrated Time Machine application. The LinkStation Pro also supports BitTorrent downloads and DLNA/UPnP media streaming.

Overview

Network Attached Storage
Connect LinkStation Pro to any Ethernet port or to the back of your wireless router and instantly access storage from any computer on the network. Store or back up digital photos, MP3s and documents on one hard drive and access it from any computer simultaneously

  • Shared folders can be accessed by everyone on the network
  • Protect private folders and files from unauthorized access
  • Back up every computer on your home network to one location
High Speed
Optimized for maximum transfer speed, LinkStation Pro utilizes an upgraded processor and RAM, offering greater than twice the data transfer speed of competing devices

  • 1.6GHz processor speed
  • DDR3 RAM
  • Transfer speeds up to 76MB/s
  • TurboPC for Windows enhances the overall performance of your PC and increases file transfer speeds up to 35%
Whole Home Backup
Five copies of NovaBACKUP Professional for Windows and a built-in Time Machine Server allow for back up of all PCs and Mac computers in your home to a central, always available storage device. Put an end to moving USB drives between multiple computers
Free WebAccess Service
Access and share your files quickly and securely from any computer over the Internet with a standard web browser. BuffaloNAS.com makes sharing and accessing remote files easy. It even resizes your photos for optimized streaming over the Internet
Access Data From Your iPod touch, iPhone or iPad
Free Buffalo WebAccess iOS apps on the Apple iTunes App Store allow you to access your LinkStation and those of friends and family. Upload photos and videos to an authorized LinkStation or access terabytes of multimedia files and documents directly from your Apple mobile device or a computer
Multimedia Server
An integrated DLNA Certified server streams multimedia content to any DNLA or UPnP A/V media playback device such as PS3, Xbox 360, many network enabled TVs, digital photo frames, and more
BitTorrent Downloader
Powered by the leading BitTorrent client, uTorrent, LinkStation Pro can download any BitTorrent files automatically without your PC being on. Simply paste a torrent URL into the LinkStation uTorrent application and then turn off your PC

Features

iTunes Server
The LinkStation Pro can act as an iTunes server for any computer on your network
USB 2.0 Port
Attach a printer to the network, add a USB hard drive for additional storage or backup or connect to a UPS for AC power failure management
Network Servers
FTP and print servers included with the firmware
Active Directory Support
Join to an existing Active Directory Domain for Windows user authentication and folder level permissions
Direct Copy
Plug in your USB hard drive or camera to quickly offload pictures
Eco-Minded
With the power savings feature you regulate the power usage of your LinkStation at predetermined times, shutting the unit down and reducing energy consumption
TurboPC with Turbo Copy
Enhance the overall performance of your PC and increase file transfer rates up to 35%
No Annual or Monthly Fees
There's no monthly fee to use any features or services, including WebAccess with iPhone and iPad support, or to add multiple users and groups
Free 24/7 Tech Support
Get access to 24/7 US-based tech support
In the Box
Buffalo 3TB LinkStation Pro LS-VL Network Hard Drive
  • AC Adapter
  • 1-Year Limited Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Performance
    Capacity 3TB
    Interface 1x 10/100/1000Mbps Gigabit Ethernet (RJ-45)
    1x USB 2.0 (A)
    Drive Speed Not Specified by Manufacturer
    Buffer Not Specified by Manufacturer
    Average Seek Time Not Specified by Manufacturer
    Sustained Data Transfer Rate 76MB/s
    System Requirements Operating System: Windows 2000, XP, Vista (32/64-bit), 7 (32/64-bit); Windows Server 2003, 2008; Mac OS X 10.3.9, 10.4, 10.5, 10.6, 10.7
    Ethernet network
    General
    Mounting Desktop
    Power Requirements AC: 100-240VAC, 50/60Hz
    Consumption: 17W
    Environmental Requirements None
    Dimensions (WxHxD) 1.8 x 6.9 x 6.2" (4.5 x 17.5 x 15.6cm)
    Weight 2.5 lb (1.1kg)
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 9.5 x 8.8 x 3.4"

    Buffalo 3TB LinkStation Pro LS-VL Network Hard Drive Review

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