External storage for any device using a USB port
With USB 3.0 support and backward compatibility with USB 2.0, the Buffalo 1 TB DriveStation Axis adds external storage to almost any PC or Mac while providing interface speeds up to 5 Gbps. It features a sleek, attractive chassis that can be positioned vertically or horizontally for efficient use of space.
1 TB hard drive
The 1 TB Buffalo DriveStation Axis USB 3.0 Hard Drive is the ideal solution for expanding storage or backing up your computer. Its substantial space holds thousands of music, video, photo, and data files, as well as larger video-editing and CAD files.
SuperSpeed USB 3.0
USB 3.0 provides accelerated file access for fast downloads. The hard drive's maximum interface speed of up to 5 Gbps* offers download speeds 10 times faster than conventional USB 2.0.
*5 Gbps is the maximum interface rate derived from the specifications of the Universal Serial Bus 3.0 and the ExpressCard. Actual transfer rate will vary depending upon environmental factors. Data rate, features, and performance may vary based on the configuration of your system and other factors.
Compatible with USB 2.0 and 3.0
In addition to its SuperSpeed 3.0 compatibility, this DriveStation Axis hard drive offers support for legacy USB 2.0. This ensures your existing devices with USB 2.0 ports will not be obsolete.
Works with PC and Mac
The DriveStation Axis USB 3.0 Hard Drive is compatible with almost any PC or Mac. Simply connect to your computer for additional storage or backup of your music, photo, video, and data files.
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Enhancing the overall performance of your Windows PC, the DriveStation Axis hard drive's TurboPC Utility increases file transfer rates via USB 2.0 up to four times over competing USB 2.0 hard drives.
Connect and go
A preformatted hard drive makes the DriveStation Axis USB 3.0 Hard Drive ready to use out of the box--no formatting or installation required. Simply plug the unit into any USB port to start using immediately.
Designed to be positioned horizontally or vertically, the DriveStation Axis hard drive provides ultimate flexibility and versatility in any environment. Place the unit in on an office desktop, in a media/game room, on an entertainment center, in a console cabinet, or just about anywhere else.
A fanless design allows the DriveStation Axis to operate quietly, making it an unobtrusive addition to home media centers and game rooms.
Back up your files
Buffalo's Backup Utility is ideal for protecting your data from catastrophic loss. The hard drive automatically gives you the ability to quickly back up important data and other digital assets across multiple platforms and USB interfaces.
Time Machine compatible
The DriveStation Axis USB 3.0 Hard Drive works seamlessly with Time Machine to back up your Mac computer. You can easily go "back in time" to restore digital photos, music, movies, documents, and other system files if you ever need to.
DriveStation Axis uses an eco-minded power management tool to regulate power usage and conserve energy and battery consumption.
The Buffalo 1TB DriveStation Axis USB 3.0 Desktop Hard Drive HD-LBU3 is backed by a one-year warranty.
What's in the Box
Buffalo 1TB DriveStation Axis USB 3.0 Desktop Hard Drive HD-LBU3.