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Buffalo 500GB DriveStation TurboUSB With Power Saving Mode USB2.0 External Hard Drive

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This item is currently discontinued and at present, we have no replacement on order.
Quickcode: 33949  
Stock code: HDR-BUF-HD-CE500U2
Manuf. code: HD-CE500U2
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Buffalo's DriveStation USB 2.0 Hard Drive lets you store, backup, or easily transport various files, including huge multimedia files too large to fit on a USB key. Just plug it into your computer and it installs automatically with Windows 2000, XP, or OS-X computers. Fanless Heat Sink Chassis design lets the DriveStation run cool and quietly. The unique chassis design may be placed vertically or horizontally. With auto installation, Memeo AutoBackup Software (Download Memeo AutoBackup) and SecureLockWare support, the DriveStation is a plug and play secure and reliable USB backup and storage solution.

Warranty Information:

Manufacturer buffalo
Warranty Type Direct with Manufacturer
Manufacturer Website
Manufacturer Phone 08712 50 12 60
Warranty Period (yrs)1

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Question  vista ? by carl

Does this work on vista?

Answer by stevenl on Sunday, August 16, 2009
While I cannot guarantee compatibility, this external HDD should work fine in vista.

Question  Adapter voltage & pins by colin s

Please advise what is the power supply adaptor voltage and number of pins?
Your specs show as 120v, does that imply only a two pin European adapter?
Colin S

Answer by stevenl on Monday, August 3, 2009
The provided power pack can use either 2pin european or 3pin UK connectors.

Question  PS3? by Ali

can i use this hard drive if i format it to a FAT32 filesystem for a PS3??

Answer by craigf on Friday, April 24, 2009
yes you should be fine pertimitting the PS3 recognises the filesystem.

Question  AC Adapter ? by LeeeLo

Does it need to be powered by an AC adapter ?

Answer by craigf on Thursday, January 29, 2009
Yes it does however a mains adapter is included with this unit.