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      Buffalo BUFFALO DriveStation Axis Velocity USB 3.0 desktop 4TB USB 3.0 external hard drive (HD-LX4.0TU3)

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      Manufacturer part HD-LX4.0TU3 | Dell part A8533886 | Order Code a8533886 | Buffalo Technology
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      DriveStation™ Axis Velocity

      DriveStation Axis Velocity is an easy to use, high speed 1-drive USB 3.0 solution designed for simple and secure storage and backup. Equipped with a high speed 7200 RPM hard drive and USB 3.0 support, DriveStation Axis Velocity boasts extremely fast file transfers and is backward compatible with USB 2.0 for use with nearly any PC or Mac®. 
      DriveStation™ Axis Velocity

      Overview:

      The DriveStation Axis Velocity provides reliable storage for your Mac or PC. With a high speed hard drive, it boasts extremely fast file transfer speeds. Optional 256-bit AES hardware encryption offers excellent data protection and its unique design allows for easy placement just about anywhere. Instantly expand storage or schedule automatic backups with universal plug and play connectivity. 

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    • 7200 RPM hard drive for extremely fast file transfers
    • Optional 256-bit AES hardware encryption provides an extra level of data protection
    • USB 3.0 offers universal connectivity for PC and Mac computers



    • Schedule automatic backups for your PC with Buffalo Backup Utility
    • Time Machine® support offers scheduled backups for protecting Mac computers
    • Sleek chassis can be positioned vertically or horizontally for efficient use of space

    • FAST 7200 RPM HARD DRIVE

      Equipped with a high speed 7200 RPM hard drive and USB 3.0 support, DriveStation Axis Velocity boasts extremely fast file transfers and is backward compatible with USB 2.0 for use with nearly any PC or Mac. 

      HARDWARE ENCRYPTION

      Optional 256-bit AES Full Disk Encryption (FDE) protects your data from unauthorized access. Simply assign a password to the hard drive at setup and your data is shielded from wandering eyes. 

      FLEXIBLE POSITIONING

      DriveStation Axis Velocity features a sleek, attractive chassis that can be positioned vertically or horizontally, adapting to the location it is used in for efficient use of space. Stand it upright on your home office desktop or lay it flat below your TV as part of your media center. It's fan-less design offers quiet operation for easy placement just about anywhere. 

      EASY TO USE STORAGE

      With terabytes of storage, DriveStation Axis Velocity provides a reliable, easy to use storage solution to quickly expand the capacity of your PC and Mac computers with universal USB 3.0 plug-and-play. 

      EASY SCHEDULED BACKUP

      DriveStation Axis Velocity is perfect for backing up your important files. Disaster and hard drive failures can occur unexpectedly; don't leave your important files and treasured memories in the hands of chance. Schedule regular backups for your PC with Buffalo Backup Utility or use Time Machine for your Mac. Protect all of your data, down to the last byte. 

      BUFFALO TOOLS

      Buffalo Tools is a feature-rich suite of optional software included on the Buffalo DriveStation Axis Velocity. Any or all of the following components of Buffalo Tools may be installed on Windows® PCs.
       
      • Buffalo's Backup Utility is a featured backup software for Windows PCs and can be used to back up one or multiple computers with a single Buffalo external hard drive.
      • eco Manager is an energy efficiency tool used to conserve energy and reduce battery consumption by regulating the power usage of the hard drive, cutting power to the drive during extended periods of inactivity. 
      • TurboPC includes two components to enhance file transfer performance with external hard drives. It also includes TurboCopy which provides additional system adjustments to increase performance substantially. 
      • SecureLock software for Windows® provides complete control of the data encryption on your Buffalo external hard drive, providing password protection and software data encryption.

      Buffalo's DriveStation Axis Velocity is an easy to use external hard drive designed for simple and secure storage and backup. Equipped with a high speed 7200 RPM hard drive and USB 3.0 support, DriveStation Axis Velocity boasts extremely fast file transfers and is backward compatible with USB 2.0 for use with nearly any PC or Mac. Optional 256-bit AES hardware encryption offers government-grade protection so you can rest assured your data is safe, and its unique chassis design can stand upright or lay flat for placement just about anywhere. It ships complete with Buffalo Tools, a feature-rich software suite designed to enhance computer performance and the day-to-day digital life of Windows PC consumers: boost transfer speeds by up to 5X over USB 2.0, conserve energy and battery consumption and perform PC backups. DriveStation Axis Velocity is the perfect solution for quickly expanding storage or backing up your computer.

      Tech Specs


      General
      Device Type
      Hard drive - external (desktop)
      Capacity
      4 TB
      Hardware Encryption
      Yes
      Interface
      USB 3.0
      Features
      Hardware Full Disk Encryption (FDE), ECO, 256-bit AES
      Width
      3.9 cm
      Depth
      18.9 cm
      Height
      12.3 cm
      Weight
      950 g

      Performance
      Interface Transfer Rate
      5.0 Gbps (USB 3.0)
      Spindle Speed
      7200 rpm

      Expansion & Connectivity
      Interfaces
      1 x USB 3.0 - 9 pin USB Type A

      Power
      Power Source
      Included AC adapter
      Power Device
      Power adapter
      Voltage Required
      AC 120/230 V (50/60 Hz)
      Power Consumption
      18 Watt (active)

      Software & System Requirements
      Software Included
      Buffalo Tools
      OS Required
      Microsoft Windows XP, Microsoft Windows Vista (32/64 bits), Microsoft Windows 7 (32/64 bits), Windows 8 (32/64 bits), Apple MacOS X 10.5 - 10.8

      Miscellaneous
      Cables Included
      1 x USB 3.0 cable - external

      Manufacturer Warranty
      Service & Support
      Limited warranty - 2 years

      Environmental Parameters
      Min Operating Temperature
      5 °C
      Max Operating Temperature
      35 °C
      Humidity Range Operating
      20 - 80% (non-condensing)


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