Buffalo DriveStation Quad HD-QLU3 8TB (4x2TB) Hard Drive SATA II USB 3.0 External (Black)

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The Buffalo DriveStation Quad is a high performance, multimedia, USB 3.0 external hard drive perfect for the home or small office that requires large amounts of storage space. The unit is a four drive; four bay RAID enabled drive with RAID 0 for performance and RAID 5 or 10 for redundant storage. The DriveStation Quad gives additional storage to quickly backup all your multimedia files. With data transfer speeds of up to 300MB/s, compatible with Windows Server 2003/2008 and available with NovaStor NovaBACKUP Business Essential backup software, the DriveStation Quad quickly backs up your entire server system and database. The DriveStation Quad comes complete with the Buffalo Tools suite of complimentary software that offers enhancements such as TurboPC and TurboCopy to improve the file transfer and copy performance of the drives. The DriveStation Quad features the capacity, redundancy and performance required for any demanding user, the perfect solution for backing up large servers or multimedia files.


2 Year




Data Transfer Rates

Max 5000MB/s


USB Ports

1 x USB 3.0

System Requirements

Operating Systems Supported

Microsoft Windows 7 (32/64-bit)/Vista (32/64-bit)/XP/Windows Server 2008 R2 (64-bit)/2008 (32/64-bit)/2003 R2 (32-bit)/2003 (32-bit) ? Mac OS 10.4 or higher



100 to 240V AC / 50 to 60Hz



Operating Temperature 5 to 35?C

Relative Humidity

20 to 80%


Enclosure type



14.9cm (W) x 23.3cm (D) x 15.4cm (H) - Weight 5.50kg


  • Four Hard Drives with RAID - for performance and reliability
  • High Speed - Fast 300MB/s file copy and transfer
  • Server & PC Backup - Compatible with Windows Storage Server 2003/2008
  • Power Saving - Power turns on and off automatically with your computer
  • Quick swap - 4 drive, 4 bay Direct Attached Storage
  • 10x Faster than USB 20 - perfect for backing up large servers or multimedia files
  • Supports RAID 0, 5, 10 and standard
  • Removable front panel - to quickly and easily replace faulty drives
  • Multiple connectivity with 5Gbps USB 30 and 480MBps USB 20 connections
  • Easy to use - simply plug and play - no drivers required
  • Drive pre-formatted for immediate use
  • Eco-friendly - AutoPower feature turns the drive on and off with your PC
  • A total backup solution - complete with NovaStor NovaBACKUP Business Essentials
  • SecureLockMobile encrypts your important personal data, preventing unauthorized access

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Catalogue No: EL-04029931