Buffalo’s LinkStation SoHo Series is a budget friendly two-drive network storage solution ideal for prosumers & creative professionals. It allows users to centralize data with the ability to share files among multiple devices. Great for users storing, sharing & streaming media with reliable RAID-based network storage. The LinkStation SoHo provides dependable performance during file transfers and everyday NAS functions.
Hard Drives Included allow for out-of-box usability.
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Optimized for effortless playback
Effortlessly play on your device.
LinkStation SoHo's 400Mbps transfer speed is designed for playing 4K video on the device of your choice.
Playback with LinkStation SoHo requires 3rd party video player software.
Direct Copy allows you to avoid using a console for backing up your photos, movies, files, etc.
If your device has a USB port, you can connect it directly to the LinkStation SoHo. This function allows you to skip backing up data to a console and go directly to your storage device.
LinkStation SoHo is compatible with USB card readers, allowing users to copy photo/video files directly from their SD card or Compact Flash.
Easy to deploy out-of-box experience
No complicated set-up, just plug and play for network storage
Storing and securing data on your network couldn’t be easier with the LinkStation SoHo. With hard drives included and RAID already pre-configured, the LinkStation SoHo allows for plug and play usability.
Store your data with confidence on the market's most secure NAS
The most secure network storage on the market
You can be confident that your data is secure when you save it on the LinkStation SoHo. This device features a closed system, which is a strong deterrent to hacking. Due to this device shipping with hard drives included, it is also able to feature redundancy with RAID pre-configured out of the box. Another unique security feature is the LinkStation SoHo allows you to securely access the device using SSL encryption.
Peace of mind included in every box
24/7 US-based Tech Support / 3-Year Warranty / Data recovery included*
Buffalo has you covered post purchase. This LinkStation comes with a 3-year warranty provided by 24/7 US-based tech support.
*LinkStation SoHo qualifies for Buffalo's data recovery service for simple logical data issues.
To receive this service, the device must be registered within its original warranty terms.
|Processor||Marvell Armada 370 (800MHz dual issue ARM)|
Internal Hard Drives
|Number of drive bays||2
|Drive interface||SATA 3 Gbps|
|Supported RAID levels||0/1/JBOD|
|Standards compliance||IEEE802.3 (10BASE-T), IEEE802.3u (100BASE-TX), IEEE802.3ab (1000BASE-T), AUTO-MDIX|
|Data transfer rates||10/100/1000 Mbps (auto sensing)|
|Number of ports||1|
|Network file services||SMB/CIFS, AFP, FTP/FTPS|
|Standards compliance||USB 2.0|
|Data transfer rates||480 Mbps* (USB 2.0)|
|Number of ports||1 x USB 2.0D|
* 480 Mbps are the maximum transfer rates derived from the specifications of the Universal Serial Bus 2.0. 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. - See more at: http://buffalo.parscalecloud.com/products/terastation-1000-series#sthash.pWuWK3nD.dpuf
Environmental and Power
|Power consumption||48W Max|
|Power supply||Internal AC 100-240V Universal 50/60Hz|
|Operating temperature||41˚ - 95˚F (5˚ - 35˚C)|
|Operating humidity||20 - 80% non-condensing|
|Dimensions (L x W x H)||8.1 x 3.4 x 5 in|
|Compatible hard drives||OP-HD2.0BST-3Y, OP-HD4.0BST-3Y|
|Client OS support||Windows® 10
Windows® 8.1 (32-bit/64-bit)
Windows® 8 (32-bit/64-bit)
Windows® 7 (32-bit/64-bit)
Windows Vista® (32-bit/64-bit)
Windows Server® 2012 R2
Windows Server® 2012
Windows Server® 2008 R2
Windows Server® 2008
Windows Server® 2003
Mac OS® X up to 10.12 or later
Quick setup guide
|File Size||Post Date||Version||OS Support||Notes|
|View Site||2019-05-08||Manuals and Quick Setup Guide for LinkStation SOHO|
|Download||2019-30-10||2.9.11||Windows||Readme for NAS Navigator for Windows|
|Download||2019-18-07||2.99||Windows||Lisez-moi pour NAS Navigator pour Windows (français)|
|Download||2019-18-07||2.99||Mac||Readme for NAS Navigator for Mac NOTE: For users running MacOS 10.13 or later, download and install the latest version of NAS Navigator2 from Mac App Store.|
|Download||2019-18-07||2.99||Mac||Lisez-moi pour NAS Navigator pour Mac (français) REMARQUE: pour les utilisateurs d'ordinateurs sous MacOS 10.13 ou ultérieur, téléchargez et installez la dernière version de NAS Navigator2 à partir du Mac App Store.|
|File Size||Post Date||Version||OS Support||Notes|
|Download||2019-30-10||2.9.11||Windows||NAS Navigator for Windows|
|Download||2019-18-07||2.99||Mac||NAS Navigator for Mac NOTE: For users running MacOS 10.13 or later, download and install the latest version of NAS Navigator2 from Mac App Store.|
|View Site||2017-04-01||Link to registration page for all Buffalo products including switches and extended warranties. Also includes setting to provide license information for Novastor NovaBackup software if eligible.|