DriveStation™ Velocity is the perfect solution for those who need to transfer files quickly and easily. The amazing speed performance comes from a combination of a more efficient improved USB 3.0 interface, Buffalo's enhanced TurboPC EX data transfer and copy utility and a 7,200 RPM drive. With USB 3.0, digital content transfers at speeds of up to 5Gbps*. If you haven't moved up to USB 3.0 yet - DriveStation™ Velocity is backward compatible with USB 2.0.
The unit is also optimal for users who want to restrict access to their personal drive when on a shared computer or network. Powerful yet easy-to-use security options include automatic hardware encryption that protects your data, with no loss of performance.
Features and Benefits
SuperSpeed USB 3.0: The USB 3.0 interface moves data at rates of up to 5 gigabytes per second*, ideal for video and other dataintensive digital content
TurboPC EX utility: TurboPC EX adds more performance to Buffalo's TurboPC with TurboCopy performance and copy enhancement utility for Windows. Now saving, copying, and transferring files is even faster.
High speed 7,200 RPM hard disk: The disk reads and writes data faster, so you spend less time waiting when transferring and saving files
Hardware Disk Encryption: 256-bit AES Full Disk Encryption (FDE) protects your data from unauthorised access on Windows PCs
Back Up Your Files: Buffalo's Backup Utility automatically backs up your Windows PC, protecting your data
RAMDISK virtual disk utility: The Windows RAMDISK utility creates a small "virtual hard disk" using your computer's RAM (random access memory)
eco Manager: Eco minded power management tool for Windows regulates power usage, conserving energy and battery consumption
SuperEco: saves power consumption during stand-by mode by Auto Power OFF
SecureLock Manager: Easy software simplifies access for you while keeping others out on Windows PCs
Plug & Play Connectivity: Connecting and using the drive is simple-just plug it in to any USB port on a computer or other device you're connecting to. No need to install any drivers and no confusing settings.
Fully backwards compatible with USB 2.0: No adjustments are needed, just plug into any USB 2.0 port