Buffalo MiniStation Extreme

84
Global
Score
84

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

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Engadget Summary

The Buffalo MiniStation Extreme is a little more expensive than competing portable hard drives like the Western Digital My Passport. But it's also one of the fastest USB 3.0 portable drives out there, and, with military-grade shock protection, it's also one of the sturdiest. You may not plan on dropping your portable hard drive, but chances are you will at some point, and if it's a MiniStation Extreme, it has a much better chance of surviving the fall.

Scores

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Not yet scored
 

Users

10
 

Breakdown

Speed
10.0
Design and form factor
8.0
Portability
8.0
Durability
10.0
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Specs

MiniStation

Type
Portable hard drive
Storage space
500 GB
Drive type
Platter
USB
yes
FireWire / 1394
no
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Specs

MiniStation

Type
Portable hard drive
Storage space
500 GB
Drive type
Platter
USB
yes
FireWire / 1394
no
View Full Specs
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