Buffalo Technology has launched its DriveStation Duo USB 2.0/FireWire external hard drive, with capacities of 500GB, 800GB, 1.0TB and 1.5TB.
It’s the first Buffalo storage device to feature both FireWire and USB 2.0 interfaces. It incorporates configurable RAID 1 (Mirroring) for improved reliability (if one drive fails) and full capacity spanning modes for maximum capacity. And it comes with a Windows RAID utility to easily change RAID modes. It also features Secure Lock Ware for encrypting folders, along with software for scheduling regular backups. The Drivestation Duo also has automated setup and auto power-on when your PC is booted.
Prices for the drives are £135.99 (500GB), £254.99 (800GB), £279.99 (1.0TB) and £509.99 (1.5TB). All prices exclude VAT.