LinkStation 210

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LinkStation™ 210

Backup Everything

1-Bay Consumer NAS

 

Buffalo™ Technology’s LinkStation™ 210D series makes sure you have all your data in a central place and can access it from anywhere in the world.

The LS210 combines the convenience and capacity of Network Attached Storage with an incredibly easy User Interface and super-quiet fan-less operation. It is fast and ready for intensive data storage tasks and can even be set up via Smartphones with a new mobileoptimised and intuitive interface.

Buffalo™ Technology’s LS210 series is a single bay Network Attached Storage available fully populated with 2 or 3TB capacity.

2TB  LS210D0201-EU
3TB  LS210D0301-EU
4TB  LS210D0401-EU

The Truly Private Cloud

Without any monthly fees you can now ensure your privacy. Set up the LinkStation™ 210 anywhere you want and store files in your private cloud. Set up the LinkStation™ 210 in your home and here is your private cloud. Media files are accessible from all your DLNA devices (tv, game console, laptop, tablet, network audio players) at home.

  • Big capacity
  • No size limitation for each file
  • No transfer size limitation per day

WebAccess - Free apps and one-click access from everywhere

While on the go, Buffalo's free WebAccess service allows users to create a personal cloud for easy remote access and file sharing with anyone, anywhere over the Internet. All you need is a Smartphone or tablet and a free iOS, Windows and Android app to enjoy full access to the digital assets you keep on your LinkStation™ 210.

A brand new UI has been designed to provide users one-click access to their most commonly accessed settings.

Easily open Linkstation™ files from a remote site or with free WebAccess Apps available for:

 

 

 

Easy Set up from your Mobile Device!

You can set up your LinkStation 200 in three easy steps with our free “Smart Navigator” App:

  1. Plug in your power cable and connect your LinkStation 200 to your router (using the cables provided)
  2. Download the “Smart Navigator” from your App Store and follow the simple instructions
  3. Save your data and access it from anywhere

 

 

Organize your life

Ideal for home users, the new LinkStation 210 Series provides simple network storage and backup and offers an assortment of features, allowing users to store, organize, access and stream media files from any computer, smartphone or tablet.

Buffalo’s LinkStation™ 210 can also stream up to 4 HD films simultaneously allowing each family member to watch their favourite film, on their own device, at the same time.

PC Back up with NovaBACKUP®

Provides simple and secure shared storage and backup for PCs and mobile devices on a home network. Allows users to backup content on up to five Windows PCs with NovaBACKUP® Buffalo Edition.

Backup for multiple Mac computers

Supports Apple Time Machine -- for backing up multiple Mac computers.

Powerful backup NovaBACKUP

The LinkStation™ 210 is bundled with five licenses of NovaBACKUP® Buffalo Edition. NovaBACKUP® automatically backs up your personal documents along with your favorite photos, music and videos, and protects your data on workstations locally and online. Regardless of theft, user error or hardware failure, NovaBACKUP® keeps your data secure.

Built-in BitTorrent

Download media files directly to your LinkStation™ 210 without having to power up your PC with the built-in BitTorrent™ client. A BitTorrent™ client is a programme that uses the BitTorrent™ protocol to manage large file downloads and uploads over the Internet.

Quick and easy setup

The LS210 is fast and ready for intensive data storage tasks and can even be set up via Smartphones with a new mobileoptimised and intuitive interface.

WebAccess - Free Apps

Easily open Linkstation™ files from a remote site or with free WebAccess Apps available for Windows 8, iOS, Android®, and Windows Phone 7 – 8.

Direct Stream Digital (DSD)

Stream digital music in studio quality - the LS210 series has Direct Stream Digital (DSD) playback and streams high-end audio files without losing quality. Buffalo is working together with major Audio equipment brands to ensure compatibility with most network-capable AV Receivers, Players, and Streamers and DSD-native and DSD over PCM file formats.

Gigabit Ethernet port 10/100/1000

Gigabit Ethernet port enabled for high-speed network connectivity.

Built-in FTP and print servers

Access your LinkStation™ 210 files via the built-in FTP server or print from anywhere on your network via the built-in print server, using USB 2.0 printer.

Restricted network access

Set access to network at group and user security levels to protect data.

Seamlessly Wired to iTunes

Access music files stored on your LinkStation™ 210 with your iTunes software.

Active Directory support

Works as a client in an Active Directory domain allowing the LinkStation™ 210 to utilise the domain users and groups.

Backup for multiple Mac computers

Supports Apple Time Machine - for backing up multiple Mac computers.

Backup for LinkStations

Schedule backups from one LinkStation™ to another over your LAN network or to an external hard disk drive via USB.

Hardware System
CPU Type
Marvell ARMADA 370 ARM (Dual Issue)
CPU Speed
800MHz
Performance
Read: 100+MB/s*, Write: 50+MB/s (Direct Gigabit Network Connection)
RAM
DDR3 256MB
Internal Hard Drives
Number of Bays
1
Total Capacity
2TB, 3TB, 4TB
Drive Interface
SATA 2, 3 Gb/s
Supported RAID Levels
NO RAID
LAN Interface
Standard Compliance
IEEE802.3ab / IEEE802.3u / IEEE802.3 Standard
Connector Type
RJ-45
LAN Ports
1
Max Transmission Rate
10/100/1000 Mbps
USB Interface
Standard Compliance
USB 2.0
Connector Type
USB type A
USB 2.0 Ports
1
USB 3.0 Ports
No
Max Transmission Rate
Max: 480 Mb/s
Protocol Support
Networking
TCP/IP
File Sharing
CIFS/SMB, AFP, HTTP/HTTPS, FTP
Management
HTTP/HTTPS
Time Synchronization
NTP
Other
Dimensions
45x205x128mm
Weight
1.1kg
Operating Environment
5-35°C, 20-80% (non-condensing)
Power Consumption (max.)
18 W (1TB, 2TB models); 24 W (3TB , 4TB models)
Power Consumption (operation, typical)
14 W
Power Consumption (idle state, typical)
12 W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.38 W
Power Supply
External AC 100-240V, 50/60Hz
Active Directory support
Yes
WebAccess
Yes
DLNA™ Media Server
Yes
NovaBACKUP Buffalo Edition
Yes
BitTorrent™
Yes
Apple Time Machine®
Yes
Apple Bonjour®
Yes
iTunes® Integration
Yes
Power Management System
Yes
Available Colours
Black
Client OS
Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Mac OS® X 10.7 and later
Box contents
LinkStation 210, AC Adapter, Setup CD-ROM, Ethernet Cable, Quick Setup Guide, Warranty Statement
Note
1 client; for more than 2 active clients we recommend the LinkStation 400 series
Product Part Numbers
Product Code
LS210D0201-EU - 2TB
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LS210D0301-EU - 3TB
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LS210D0401-EU - 4TB

Manuals / Setup / Latest Product Information

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File Post date Version OS Support Notes  
23-04-2017
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Manual / Set-up

File Post date Version OS Support Notes  
19-12-2013

Firmware

File Post date Version OS Support Notes  
29-01-2018
1.67
Windows
For supported OS and new features see release notes.
29-01-2018
1.67
Windows
29-01-2018
1.67
Intel Mac
For supported OS and new features see release notes.
29-01-2018
1.67
Intel Mac

CD Images

File Post date Version OS Support Notes  
19-03-2014
1.10
Windows
For supported OS see release notes
19-03-2014
1.10
Windows
19-03-2014
1.10
Intel Mac
For supported OS see release notes
19-03-2014
1.10
Intel Mac

Utilities

File Post date Version OS Support Notes  
05-03-2017
-
Windows
09-01-2017
2.84
Intel Mac up to 10.8
05-03-2017
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Intel Mac 10.9 or later