Buffalo Technology Announces MiniStation Lite USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive

2 09 2010

Buffalo technology is a global provider of design, development, and manufacturing of storage and wireless networking solutions. Today it has proclaimed the launch of MiniStation™ Lite USB 3.0 HD-PEU3 Portable Hard Disk Drive. MiniStation Lite USB 3.0 is especially designed for mobility. It enables better storage, protection and digital images transportation.

Country Head of Buffalo Technology, Susumu Kobayashi said, “MiniStation Lite USB 3.0 is an innovative storage solution for consumers as it comes with simple plug and play option and features like Eco Manager and Turbo PC for windows. The MiniStation Lite is idle for secure, high speed storage and backup.

MiniStation™ Lite USB 3.0 HD-PEU3 comes in a glossy black chassis that works with all USB 2.0 enabled computers and notebooks, as well as imminent USB 3.0 models. MiniStation™ Lite USB 3.0 HD-PEU3 with SuperSpeed USB enable users to quickly back-up and store important data and other digital assets and is available in 500 GB and 640 GB capacities.

The new hard drive comes complete with Buffalo Tools. Key features of the MiniStation™ Lite USB 3.0 include:

  • Buffalo Tools – utility software that will enable FASTER transfer speeds, FASTER copy speeds and FASTER backup speeds
  • The latest technology – Portable SuperSpeed USB 3.0
  • Slender and compact design with black glossy finish
  • ECO Manager – preserve energy by regulating the power usage of Buffalo external hard drive at predetermined times, extending the life of the drive while reducing energy usage, including laptop battery consumption

Pricing and availability:

The MiniStation™ Lite USB 3.0 HD-PEU3 will be available across EMEA from April 2010.

  • HD-PE500U3/BK-EU – MiniStation Lite USB 3.0 500GB – SRP £109.99
  • HD-PE640U3/BK-EU – MiniStation Lite USB 3.0 640GB – SRP £139.99