Buffalo releases MiniStation Air 2 portable Wi-fi hard drive to the Middle East

August 2, 2014 9:38 am

Buffalo Technology, a global leader in the design, development and manufacturing of storage and wireless networking solutions, extends its portable hard drive offering with MiniStation Air 2 (HDW-PDU3 series). The device offers ease of use and flexibility, enabling users to expand their storage capacities without the hassle of wires, cables, or Internet connection.

The HDW-PDU3 offers 1 TB worth of storage and up to 12 hours of battery life. Using integrated Wi-Fi to create its own hotspot and stream data, the device also doubles as a portable battery charger for charging smartphones. Movies, pictures and music can now be shared with DLNA supported devices, and allows up three simultaneous HD streams.

Key features
?Ideal for business travel, vacationers, and anyone who wants to easily access their content
?Up to 8 connections possible, and up to 3 simultaneous HD streams
?12 hours of battery life for streaming, or, can even double as a smartphone charger.
?Easy set up to create a secure wireless connection to a host within minutes.
?WPA2 wireless encryption for secure data transfer.
?3-years warranty

Its new and improved user interface provides an enhanced consumer experience across its app, available for iOS and Android, mobile, tablet and laptop devices. The MiniStation Air 2 includes SuperSpeed USB 3.0 when directly connected to any PC or Mac computer.

Jasem AL Roomi, Managing Director of Buffalo AdvanTec FZCO, said: “The MiniStation Air 2 is the latest addition to the Buffalo MiniStation family, and offers multi-functionality; doubling as a smartphone charger, whilst expanding your existing storage capacity and enabling users to share content. The MiniStation Air 2 eliminates the hassle of wires and gives users the freedom to manage their data without an Internet connection. If a connection is available, connected devices can have access to both, the drive’s content and the Internet, without the disturbance of wires.

The MiniStation Air 2 is compatible with all popular operating systems, including Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, and Mac OS 10.4 – 10.9.

Media contact:
Yoshinori Shindo
Buffalo AdvanTec FZCO
+971 55 223 0874