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Buffalo MiniStation Extreme NFC portable 2TB USB 3.0 external hard drive (HD-PZN2.0U3B)

CAD $229.99
Manufacturer part HD-PZN2.0U3B | Dell part A8448847 | Order Code a8448847 | Buffalo Technology
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MiniStation Extreme NFC

The MiniStation Extreme NFC is a rugged portable hard drive equipped with a unique wrap-around USB cable and secure hardware encryption. Built-in NFC technology allows users to unlock and access files on their hard drive using the included smartcard without having to remember a password. 
MiniStation Extreme NFC

Overview:

MiniStation Extreme NFC is a rugged and secure portable storage and backup device equipped with a unique wrap-around USB cable, hardware encryption, and NFC technology. 

Highlights:

  • Military spec shock protection absorbs and transfers shock away from the hard disk
  • IPX3 standard water resistance & IP5X standard dust resistance to ensure data is safe against the elements
  • NFC technology keeps data secure with included smart card
  • Integrated USB cable for convenient and easy plug in



  • Hardware encryption protects data from unauthorized access
  • USB 3.0 offers universal connectivity for PC and Mac computers
  • Schedule automatic backups for PC computers with Buffalo Backup Utility
  • Time Machine® support offers scheduled backups for protecting Mac computers

  • MILITARY SPEC SHOCK PROTECTION

    MiniStation Extreme NFC features U.S. Military Standard shock protection. Its ruggedized chassis and specialized internal bumpers absorb and transfer shock away from the hard disk due to accidental bumps and drops from up to 1.2 meters.

    WATER AND DUST RESISTANT

    Ministation Extreme NFC adheres to the IPX3 standard for protection against water and the IP5X standard for protection against dust to ensure that your data is safe against the elements. Feel confident bringing this portable hard drive virtually everywhere you go. 





    NEAR FIELD COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY (NFC)

    Near field communication technology allows users to easily unlock the files on their MiniStation Extreme NFC hard drive using the included smart card without having to remember a password. It also protects valuable data from being accessed in the case of theft or loss of the hard drive. 


    INTEGRATED FLEXIBLE USB CABLE

    MiniStation Extreme NFC features an integrated flex connect USB cable, ensuring you'll never search for or misplace your cable again. The cable neatly wraps around and attaches to the chassis for an all-in-one solution. 

    HARDWARE ENCRYPTION

    Automatic 256-bit AES Full Data Encryption (FDE) protects your data from unauthorized access. If your MiniStation Extreme NFC is ever lost, the data will be inaccessible to anyone besides the owner. 

    EASY TO USE STORAGE

    MiniStation Extreme NFC provides reliable, easy to use portable storage to quickly expand the capacity of your PC or Mac computer with universal USB 3.0 plug-and-play. 


    EASY SCHEDULED BACKUP

    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 Buffalo's MiniStation Extreme NFC. 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 helps to conserve energy and reduce  battery consumption by regulating the power usage of the hard drive.
    • 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.


    MiniStation Extreme NFC is a rugged portable hard drive equipped with a unique wrap-around USB cable and secure hardware encryption.

    Built-in near field communication technology (NFC) allows users to unlock and access files on their hard drive using the included smart card without having to remember a password and protects data in case of theft or loss. MiniStation Extreme NFC features U.S. Military Standard shock protection with a ruggedized chassis and specialized bumpers designed to absorb and transfer shock away from the hard disk due to accidental bumps and drops from up to 1.2 meters and is water and dust resistant.

    Simply plug the convenient wrap-around cable into any available USB port on your computer and instantly add capacity or store files to take on the road; with 256-bit AES hardware encryption, you can rest assured your data is safe, wherever you go. Store, back up and transport your content safely and securely.

    Quick Specs


    Type
    Hard drive - external (portable) - shock resistant, water resistant, Bus Powered by USB, hardware encryption, dust-proof, rugged, Near Field Communication (NFC)
    Capacity
    2 TB
    Hardware Encryption
    Yes
    Encryption Algorithm
    256-bit AES
    Interface
    USB 3.0
    Data Transfer Rate
    5.0 Gbps (USB 3.0) / 480 Mbps (USB 2.0)
    Features
    Shock resistant, water resistant, Bus Powered by USB, hardware encryption, dust-proof, rugged, Near Field Communication (NFC), 256-bit AES
    Power Source
    USB bus
    Dimensions (WxDxH)
    9 cm x 2.11 cm x 14.1 cm
    Weight
    299 g
    Manufacturer Warranty
    3-year warranty

    General


    Device Type
    Hard drive - external (portable)
    Capacity
    2 TB
    Hardware Encryption
    Yes
    Encryption Algorithm
    256-bit AES
    Interface
    USB 3.0
    Features
    Shock resistant, water resistant, Bus Powered by USB, hardware encryption, dust-proof, rugged, Near Field Communication (NFC), 256-bit AES
    Width
    9 cm
    Depth
    2.11 cm
    Height
    14.1 cm
    Weight
    299 g

    Performance


    Interface Transfer Rate
    5.0 Gbps (USB 3.0) / 480 Mbps (USB 2.0)

    Expansion & Connectivity


    Interfaces
    1 x USB 3.0

    Power


    Power Source
    USB bus
    Power Consumption
    2.5 Watt (active)

    Software & System Requirements


    OS Required
    Microsoft Windows Vista (32/64 bits), Microsoft Windows 7 / 8 / 8.1, Apple MacOS X 10.8 - 10.10, Microsoft Windows RT / RT 8.1

    Miscellaneous


    Included Accessories
    Smart card
    Cables Included
    • 1 x USB cable - integrated - 18 cm
    • 1 x USB extension cable - external - 50 cm
    Compliant Standards
    IP5X, IPX3

    Manufacturer Warranty


    Service & Support
    Limited warranty - 3 years

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