You choose: fully or partially populated NAS?

Fully populated NAS: hardware to ensure stable operation

24/7 Reliability: stay on the safe side

BUFFALO TeraStations are designed with high quality parts and material, including network hard discs, to meet the expectations of businesses in need of a reliable solutions to support their 24/7 operations. Buffalo offers its partners a free 24h exchange service for faulty TeraStation HDDs (hard disk drives) in most European countries. For more information contact our Technical Support Hotline.

Save Time

Buffalo NAS are easy-to-use plug-and-play solutions that save valuable time and effort. Unpopulated NAS require hard drive installation, RAID configuration, and a parity check: and the latter two take as long as 10 hours per TB of storage space. Buffalo’s populated NAS are ready within a few minutes – requiring only that you remove it from the box, connect to the power supply and your network, and, simply, press ‘power’.

Save Hassle

Buffalo NAS come fully populated with specially-chosen and factory-confirmed HDD. Spare yourself the hassle of choosing compatible HDD for your NAS and configuring the RAID system. Get everything out of 1 hand and rest assured of a perfect fit. Buying from one source also means that you only have to deal with one manufacturer in case of a defect

Save Money

Buffalo NAS also offer a great price performance ratio right from the start. Time is money – so spending less time and manpower on set-up and management of the NAS will save you time, labor, and cost.


A closed system is a safe system: Buffalo NAS don’t allow the installation of 3rd party apps which could otherwise pose substantial security threats.


Buffalo NAS focus on features that small and medium companies (and private users) really need. Simplicity means higher usability at lower cost. Combining simplicity with powerful hardware provides cost-effective solutions.


Buffalo offers a wide range of NAS solutions fitted to the needs and budgets of companies from a home office to an enterprise with largerbranch networks.


Buffalo TeraStations come with a 3-year VIP Warranty including the replacement of defective hard drives within 24 hours. Buffalo also offers free UPS drop-off service for all products under warranty. And for those who need even extra peace-of-mind – warranty extensions add one or two extra years’ full protection.

Partially populated NAS: network attached storage for all budgets

Flexibility: stay flexible for future investments

Within the TeraStation 3010 and TeraStation 5010 families you will find some models partially populated with disc drives. This is thought for business like yours that plan further ahead. It allows you to invest now according to your needs and stay flexible. You can further broaden your storage capacities with new disc drives when needed.

Partially populated models:

TeraStation™ 51210RH

High performance, reliable storage. With built-in 10 Gigabit Ethernet Port, enterprise nearline HDD and 8GB RAM. Awarded several times!

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