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MiniStation™ Slim offers easy to use, plug and play storage and back up for your PC and Mac computers in a lightweight, portable form. Its sleek aluminum body offers a stylish yet durable solution to securely take your files on-the-go.
|500 GB / HD-PUS500U3B (Black)|
|500 GB / HD-PUS500U3S (Silver)|
ULTRA-COMPACT 7mm PORTABLE USB 3.0 HARD DRIVE
MiniStation Slim is a high performance USB 3.0 portable storage solution in a compact and contemporary form. Utilizing a 7mm HDD and a sleek aluminum body, MiniStation Slim drive features a remarkably thin and durable lightweight chassis, ideal for users on the go. With USB 3.0 support and backward compatibility with USB 3.0, MiniStation Slim works with nearly any PC or Mac®; simply plug it into any available USB port on your computer and instantly add capacity or store files to take on the road. Store, back up and transport your content with SuperSpeed USB 3.0 plug and play connectivity.
USB 3.0/2.0 COMPATIBILITY
MiniStation Slim features SuperSpeed USB 3.0 with interface speeds up to 5 Gbps and is fully backward compatible with USB 2.0. Simply plug it into any available USB port on your computer and instantly add capacity or store files to take on the road. The preformatted hard drive requires no driver or software installation and is ready for immediate use.
COMPACT AND CONVENIENT
With a 7mm HDD profile, MiniStation Slim occupies minimals space and is designed for mobility, offering USB 3.0 bus-powered mobile storage for your data and for your on-the-go lifestyle. It works with PC and Mac, so you can access your files from whichever computer you are on, even while on the go.
Utilizing the high speed RAM of your Windows PC, TurboPC can increase file transfer rates by up to 2X over competing USB 3.0 portable hard drives by making system adjustments to increase performance substantially.
Buffalo Tools is a feature-rich suite of optional software included on many Buffalo DriveStation and MiniStation 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 Gb/s|
|Dimensions (W x H x D)||3.11 x 0.35 x 4.53 in|
|Power Supply||DC 5 V (USB powered)|
|Power Consumption||Max 3.1 W|
|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 10.5 or later*†|
|What's in the Box||MiniStation Slim, USB 3.0 Cable, Quick Setup Guide, Warranty|
*Only basic external hard drive functionality is supported with this operating system; some included utilities may not work
†The HDD default format is NTFS; to work with Mac, reformat the HDD using Mac Disk Utility.
|Standard Compliance||USB 3.0 / USB 2.0|
|Connector Type||Micro-B type|
|Number of Ports||1|
|Data Transfer Rates||Max. 5 Gb/s (USB 3.0), Max. 480 Mb/s (USB 2.0)|
|Type||File||Post Date||Version||OS Support||Notes|
|2013-07-29||1.10||DriveStation for Ministation Slim|
|ZIP ZIP File||PDF PDF File||HTML HTML File||TXT TXT File||SIT SIT File||BIN BIN File|