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Buffalo MiniStation Thunderbolt SSD

Buffalo MiniStation Thunderbolt SSD
alaScore 90

77 reviews

Dec, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 77 reviews of Buffalo MiniStation Thunderbolt SSD. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.5/5 for other Solid-state drive for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Solid-state drive the Buffalo MiniStation Thunderbolt SSD is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 90/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Buffalo MiniStation Thunderbolt SSD

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Buffalo MiniStation Thunderbolt SSD from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.5/5 for other Solid-state drive on Amazon.co.uk.

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: BUFFALO HD-PA256TU3S-EU HD-PATU3S MiniStation Thunderbolt (256GB) Portable Solid State Drive (SSD) with USB 3.0BUFFALO HD-PA256TU3S-EU HD-PATU3S MiniStation Thunderbolt (256GB) Portable Solid State Drive (SSD) with USB 3.0

Dec, 2017

Expert review by: Stuart_Davidson (hardwareheaven.com)

Buffalo MiniStation Thunderbolt SSD HD-PATU3 Review

 

In the world of portable storage generally drives use USB 2.0, some use USB 3.0 and although they are an option products which use either eSATA and Firewire are much rarer. It is easy to understand why though, with USB being the most available...

Apr, 2013

Expert review by: Cliff Joseph (macworld.co.uk)

Buffalo MiniStation Thunderbolt SSD review

 

High-speed SSD drive with both Thunderbolt and USB 3.0 interfaces

High-speed SSD drive with both Thunderbolt and USB 3.0 interfaces

not much difference between USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt interfaces

We might have expected an SSD drive to be a little more compact, but the MiniStation Thunderbolt is still portable enough to carry around with a laptop. It’s reasonably priced for an SSD drive and its strong performance makes it a good back-up option...

Feb, 2013

Product Specifications

Design

Color of product:Silver
Internal: No

Energy Management

USB powered: Yes

Operational Conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):20 - 80
Operating relative humidity range:20 - 80
Operating temperature (T-T):5 - 35
Operating temperature range (T-T):5 - 35

Other Features

Internal: No
USB powered:Y

Performance

Data Transfer Rate:10
Mac operating systems supported:Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, Mac OS X 10.7 Lion, Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion
Solid-state drive capacity:256
Solid-state drive interface:Serial ATA III
Solid-state drive interfaces:Serial ATA III, Thunderbolt, USB 3.0
Wi-Fi: No

Ports & interfaces

Thunderbolt technology:Y
USB connector:Micro-USB B
USB version:3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
Wi-Fi:N

Software

Mac operating systems supported:Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, Mac OS X 10.7 Lion, Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion

Technical Details

Operating relative humidity range:20 - 80
Operating temperature range (T-T):5 - 35

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:5.12
Height:0.906
Weight:9.17
Width:3.17