MiniStation™ Air - CES Innovation Awards

Nov 12, 2014

Austin, TX – November 12, 2014 – Buffalo Americas, a leading provider of external storage, network attached storage and networking solutions, today announced that its MiniStation™ Air wireless portable hard drive was selected as a 2015 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) Innovation Awards Honoree. The MiniStation Air was honored in the Computer Accessories category for products designed to enable, enhance, connect, power and maintain desktop or portable computer systems.

"No other wireless portable storage and streaming solution provides the range of capabilities that our MiniStation Air offers, especially at this price point," said Matt Dargis, COO, Buffalo Americas. "Our goal was to engineer a device that enriches and enables a consumer's increasingly mobile life and it's extremely rewarding to have this effort validated by such a respected industry organization."

The 1 TB MiniStation Air wireless portable hard drive allows users to stream music, movies and photos to nearly any wireless device including smartphones, tablets, game consoles, smart TVs and more. It supports up to eight simultaneous wireless connections and features a USB 3.0 port for fast file transfers and access when directly connected to a PC or Mac® computer. It can also be configured as a Wi-Fi hotspot to share an established wireless Internet connection and serve as a portable smartphone charger. With up to 12 hours of battery life on a single charge and free mobile apps for iOS® and Android™, the MiniStation Air is ideal for anyone who needs to wirelessly access their content on the go.

For additional information on features and pricing, visit the MiniStation Air product page:    

The MiniStation Air will be displayed at the 2015 CES Innovations Awards Showcase in the Sands, Level 2, Booth #75545, Jan. 6-9, 2015, in Las Vegas, Nevada.

About Buffalo Americas, Inc.

Buffalo Americas, Inc., based in Austin, Texas, is a leading global provider of award-winning networking, storage, multimedia and memory solutions for the home and small business environments as well as for system builders and integrators. With almost three decades of networking and computer peripheral experience, Buffalo has proven its commitment to delivering innovative, best-of-breed solutions that have put the company at the forefront of infrastructure technology. For more information about Buffalo Americas and its products, please visit

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