Buffalo MiniStation Extreme 500 GB Portable USB 3.0 Hard Drive (Black)

Buffalo MiniStation Extreme 500 GB Portable USB 3.0 Hard Drive (Black)

Buffalo MiniStation Extreme 500 GB Portable USB 3.0 Hard Drive (Black)

B&H # BUHDPZ500U3B MFR # HD-PZ500U3B
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Product Highlights

  • Shock Absorbers Surround the Hard Disk
  • Slim, Lightweight Chassis Saves Space
  • Perfect Companion for Laptop & Netbook
  • No External Power Supply Needed
  • Designed to Boost PC Performance
  • Ready for Use with Windows & Mac
  • Eco Minded Power Management Tool
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OFFICIAL B&H $1,000.00 GIVEAWAY RULES

NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. The B&H $1,000.00 Giveaway (the "Giveaway" or "Sweepstakes") is void where prohibited by law and is sponsored by B&H Foto & Electronics Corp., 440 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY 10001 ("Sponsor"). It is not sponsored or endorsed by Facebook or Twitter in any way.

Entry Period/Methods of Entry. The Sweepstakes will run from on or about November 7, 2016 until on or about December 19, 2016 (the "Entry Period"). Entries received outside the Entry Period are void. Enter the Sweepstakes via either one of the following methods. (1) Share your most wanted item on Facebook or Twitter via the dedicated links found on the B&H Website (www.bhphoto.com); or (2) Mail a postcard (postmarked during the Entry Period) containing your name, address, phone number, and email address, and indicate the subject(s), if any, about which you are interested in receiving future emails from B&H (e.g. photo, video, audio, computers, home theater, portable entertainment ) (optional) to: B&H $1,000.00 Giveaway, c/o B&H Foto & Electronics Corp., 440 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY 10001 (either option, an "Entry"). Entries must not, in the sole and absolute discretion of the Sponsor, contain obscene, provocative, defamatory, sexually explicit, or otherwise objectionable or inappropriate content. Entries deemed by Sponsor to be inappropriate will be disqualified. Entries owned by a third party, or the use of any trademarks, service marks, logos, brands, or products owned by a third-party are not acceptable for entry into the Sweepstakes. Limit 1 entry per person, per day.

Winner Selection/Prizes/Odds. The B&H Social Team will randomly select a winner from among all eligible entries every Monday during the Entry Period, for a total three (3) winners (each a "Winner"). Each Winner will receive a B&H Gift Card pre-valued in the amount of $1000.00. No cash or other substitutions will be offered. Winner selection is in the sole and absolute discretion of the B&H Social Team. Any taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner. Winners will be notified and receive their prize to the e-mail address associated with the account to which their Entry was posted or the email account provided with a mail-in entry. The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

Identity of Winners/Eligible Participants. Winners will be identified by the e-mail account associated with the Facebook or Twitter account from which their Entry was submitted or the email account provided with a mail-in entry. An e-mail account holder shall mean the natural person assigned to such e-mail account by the internet access or online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with such e-mail account. Any issues regarding the identity of a Winner shall be resolved by Sponsor in its sole discretion. The Sweepstakes is only open to residents of the United States that are at least eighteen (18) years of age on their entry date and is not open to employees of Sponsor, their immediate family, any person domiciled with such employees, or any affiliates or subsidiaries of Sponsor.

Entry Ownership/Entrant Agreements. Entrants retain full ownership and copyrights to their Submission. However, by entering the Sweepstakes entrants grant Sponsor permission to use their Entries for promotional purposes on their respective social media channels with proper credit. Entrants also agree: (a) to be bound by these Official B&H $1,000.00 Giveaway Rules; (b) that any claims related to this Sweepstakes shall be resolved individually without resort to any form of class action and that awards, shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred in entering the Sweepstakes, and shall not include incidental or consequential damages or attorneys fees; and (c) that any actual or perceived ambiguities in these rules shall be interpreted by Sponsor in their sole discretion.

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  • 1Description

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

The Buffalo MiniStation Extreme features a convenient integrated wrap-around cable that 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 be rest assured your data is safe, wherever you go. Store, back up and transport your content safely and securely.

US Military Grade Shock Protection
Shock absorbers surround the hard disk protecting it from damage
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
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
Stores
Up to 200,000 digital photos
Up to 250,000 songs (MP3)
Up to 25,000 songs (uncompressed CD quality)
Up to 76 hours of Digital video
Up to 380 hours of DVD quality video
Up to 120 hours of HD video
In the Box
Buffalo MiniStation Extreme 500 GB Portable USB 3.0 Hard Drive (Black)
  • 2 Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    HDD Interface SATA
    Capacity 500 GB
    Standard Compliance USB 3.0 / USB 2.0
    Connector Type USB 3.0
    Number of Ports 1
    Data Transfer Rate Max: 4.8 Gbps (High Speed Mode)
    Max: 4.8 Gbps (Full Speed Mode)
    OS Support Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 7
    MAC OS X 10.3.9 or later
    Power Supply USB Bus Powered
    Operating Environment 41 - 95°F (5 - 35°C), 20-80% (non-condensing)
    Dimensions(HxWxD) 5.27 x 0.78 x 3.54" (134 x 20 x 90 mm)
    Weight 0.81 lb (370 g)
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 6.9 x 6.0 x 2.0"

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