Buffalo's DriveStation™ DDR is an easy to use, high performance USB 3.0 desktop hard drive that offers ultra fast transfer speeds, comparable to SSD. Combining the high capacity of an HDD with 1 GB of DRAM cache, DriveStation™ DDR provides SSD-like performance. With blazing fast transfer speeds up to 408 MB/s, it is up to 2.3x faster than USB 3.0 and 10x faster than USB 2.0. Perfect for any PC or Mac®, it's backward compatible with USB 2.0, and its unique chassis design can stand upright or lay flat for placement just about anywhere. It ships complete with Buffalo Tools, a feature-rich software suite designed to enhance computer performance and the day-to-day digital life of Windows® PC consumers; boost performance, conserve energy and battery consumption and perform PC backups. DriveStation™ DDR is the perfect solution for easily expanding storage or backing up your computer with ultra fast file transfers.
With terabytes of storage, DriveStation™ DDR provides a reliable, easy to use storage for your PC and Mac® computer. Quickly expand the capacity of your computer for your favorite music, photos, videos and more. The simple USB 3.0 interface offers plug and play setup and universal connectivity.
DriveStation™ DDR includes a 1 GB DRAM cache system to greatly accelerate file transfer performance - up to 2.3x
faster! MegaCache Accelerator offers automatic enhancements with plug-and-play setup. There are no utilities or special software to install.
DriveStation™ DDR features a sleek, attractive chassis that can be positioned vertically or horizontally for efficient use of space. Stand it upright on your home office desktop or lay it flat below your TV as part of your media center.
DriveStation™ DDR is perfect for backing up your important files. Disaster and hard drive failures can occur unexpectedly;
don't leave your important files and treasured memories in the hands of chance. Schedule regular backups for your PC with Buffalo Backup Utility or use Time Machine® for your Mac®. Protect all of your data, down to the last byte.
Buffalo Tools is a feature-rich suite of optional software included on Buffalo DriveStation™ storage products. Any or all of the following components of Buffalo Tools may be installed on Windows® PCs.
|Internal Hard Drives|
|Number of Drives||1|
|Drive Interface||SATA 3 Gbps|
|Hard Drive Capacities||2 TB, 3 TB|
|Standard Compliance||USB 3.0 / 2.0|
|Connector Type||Type A|
|Number of Ports||1|
|Data Transfer Rates||Max: 5 Gbps* (USB 3.0)|
Max. 480 Mbps (USB 2.0)
|Dimensions (W x H x D)||1.8 x 5.0 x 8.0 in|
|Power Consumption||Max. 18W|
|Power Supply||AC 100-240V 50/60Hz|
|Client OS Support||Windows® 8 (32-bit/64-bit), Windows® 7 (32-bit/64-bit), Windows Vista® (32-bit/64-bit), Windows® XP, Mac OS® X 10.4 - 10.7**|
|** The HDD default format is NTFS; to work with Mac, reformat the HDD using Mac Disk Utility. Only basic external hard drive functionality is supported with this operating system; some included utilities may not work.|