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MiniStation™ Extreme NFC is a rugged portable hard drive equipped with a unique wrap-around USB cable and secure hardware encryption. Built-in NFC technology allows users to unlock and access files on their hard drive using the included smartcard without having to remember a password.
|1 TB / HD-PZN1.0U3B|
|2 TB / HD-PZN2.0U3B|
MILITARY SPEC SHOCK PROTECTION
MiniStation Extreme NFC features U.S. Military Standard shock protection. Its ruggedized chassis and specialized internal bumpers absorb and transfer shock away from the hard disk due to accidental bumps and drops from up to 1.2 meters.
WATER AND DUST RESISTANT
Ministation Extreme NFC adheres to the IPX3 standard for protection against water and the IP5X standard for protection against dust to ensure that your data is safe against the elements. Feel confident bringing this portable hard drive virtually everywhere you go.
NEAR FIELD COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY (NFC)
Near field communication technology allows users to easily unlock the files on their MiniStation Extreme NFC hard drive using the included smart card without having to remember a password. It also protects valuable data from being accessed in the case of theft or loss of the hard drive.
Buffalo Tools is a feature-rich suite of optional software included on Buffalo's MiniStation Extreme NFC. 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 Sizes||1 TB, 2 TB|
|Standards Compliance||USB 3.0 / USB 2.0|
|Data Transfer Rates||5 Gbps* (USB 3.0)
480 Mbps* (USB 2.0)
|Connector Type||Micro B|
|Number of Ports||1|
|* 480 Mbps and 5 Gbps are the maximum transfer rates derived from the specifications of the Universal Serial Bus 2.0 and 3.0. Actual transfer rates will vary depending upon environmental factors. Data rates, features and performance may vary based on the configuration of your system and other factors.|
|Dimensions (L x W x H)||5.55 x 3.54 x 0.83 in|
|Power Consumption||Max 2.5W|
|Power Supply||DC 5 V (USB powered)|
|Client OS Support||Windows® 10
Windows Vista® (32-bit/64-bit)
Mac OS® X 10.10, 10.9, 10.8
|Included Software||TurboPC EX2, Backup Utility, Disk Formatter2, Lock and Go for NFC (defining)
*All software must be downloaded from Buffalo Americas website
Windows® support only
|Box Contents||MiniStation Extreme NFC, USB 3.0 Cable (18cm), USB Extension Cable (50cm), Smart Card, Quick Setup Guide, Warranty Statement|
|Datasheets||Product Datasheet »|
|Comparison Chart||View the comparison chart for this product »|
Buffalo external USB storage devices do not require any software to use as an external hard drive in Windows or Mac. The Buffalo Tools suite of software is optional software that provides performance enhancing technologies, backup, and encryption amongst other features. To use these features, software components must be used.close
All Buffalo DriveStation and MiniStation products come preformatted and are ready to use. It can also be reformatted to NTFS or HFS+ easily from any WindowsÂ® or Mac computer.close
Yes, all MiniStation devices support Mac OS X. However, many components of Buffalo Tools may not work in Mac OS. By default MiniStation is formatted for use in Windows. It requires formatting by Mac OS by using Mac's included "Disk Utility" software (Inside the Utilities folders in Applications). Also, there is 3rd party software for Mac OS that allows Mac to support NTFS.close
|Type||File||Post Date||Version||OS Support||Notes|
|2015-05-19||Manuals and Quick Start guides.|
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