HD-GDU3-EU: DriveStation™ DDR

Capacities :

2.0TB HD-GD2.0U3-EU
3.0TB HD-GD3.0U3-EU
Dynamic Random-Access Memory External Hard Drive
Buffalo’s DDR3 Technology Delivers Capacity and Speed
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Drivestation DDR Features

  • USB 3.0 Desktop Hard Drive
  • 1GB DDR3 RAM Cache – World’s First!
  • SSD-like Transfer Performance
  • HDD-like Capacity & Price
  • Class-leading 2-Year Warranty

World’s Fastest USB Hard Drive

  • 2.3x Faster than a USB 3.0 Drive
  • No Special Software or Drives
    • Works with PC and Mac
    • Enhanced performance with media devices, gaming consoles and other non-computer devices

Eco-friendly, power-saving (PC only)

ECO Manager – an eco-minded power management tool for Windows that regulates power usage, conserves energy

Buffalo backup utility for automatic data backup

Automatically backs up your Windows PCs, thus protecting your data.

Easy logon with Secure Lock Manager Easy

The Secure Lock Manager™ feature for Windows® simplifies access for you while keeping others out on Windows PCs. It automatically remembers your logon passwords, eliminating the need to enter one each time the drive is accessed whenever you are using the Full Automatic Encryption for Windows®.

Connect and go

Plug & Play connectivity: simply connect the hard drive to any USB port on a computer or other device you are connecting to. No need to install any drivers and no confusing settings.

USB 2.0 compatible

Fully backwards compatible with USB 2.0. No adjustments are needed; just plug into any USB 2.0 port

High-speed hard disk

The disk reads and writes data faster, so you spend less time waiting when transferring and saving files.

RAMDISK virtual disk utility

The Windows RAMDISK utility creates a small “virtual hard disk” using your computer’s RAM (Random Access Memory).

Eco feature saves power

The Eco feature cuts power consumption during stand-by mode using Auto Power OFF.

Internal Hard Drives
HDD Interface
SATA II
Capacities
2, 3TB
Number of Drives
Interface(s)
Standard Compliance
USB 3.0 
Connector Type
USB 3.0 micro B
Number of Ports
1
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Data Transfer Rate
5 Gb/s (USB 3.0), Max. 480 Mb/s (USB 2.0)
Other
Additional cache
1GB DDR3 RAM module
Supported OS
Windows 8 (64-bit/32-bit), Windows® 7 (64-bit/32-bit), Windows® Vista™ (64-bit/32-bit), XP (32-bit), Mac OS® X 10.5 or later
Dimensions (WxDxH)
45x202x126mm
Weight
1 Kg
Operating Environment
5–35°C 
Power Consumption (Max.)
18W (Max)
Power Supply
AC 100-240V 50/60 Hz
Product Part Numbers
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HD-GD3.0U3-EU


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„Die Buffalo lieferte im Test ein Spitzentempo – sie ist weit schneller als die meisten externen Festplatten.“

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„Trotzdem eine gute Idee und praktisch für jene, die möglichst schnell nur ein paar Daten kopieren möchten.“

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Computer Bild - 13/2013

„Die Buffalo lieferte im Test ein Spitzentempo – sie ist weit schneller als die meisten externen Festplatten.“

Gamers.at

„Trotzdem eine gute Idee und praktisch für jene, die möglichst schnell nur ein paar Daten kopieren möchten.“

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File Post date Version OS Support Notes  
21-05-2013
1.01
Windows
For supported OS see release notes
21-05-2013
1.01
Windows

Firmware

File Post date Version OS Support Notes  
31-01-2014
1.00
Windows
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31-01-2014
1.00
Windows