Buffalo has announced a new hardware encrypting-enabled external hard drive, the Buffalo HDS-CXU2. The new Buffalo HDS-CXU2 is a 3.5-inch HDD for desktop storage and comes loaded with some powerful specifications. This new external hard drive brings SecureLock Manager software, which allows administrators to adjust different levels of security depending on user’s needs. It’s an useful drive which is bundled with ecoManager and capable of saving up to 17% of power consume.
* Hardware encrypting-enabled
* 3.5-inch form factor
* SecureLock Manager software
* Allows administrators to adjust different levels of security
* ecoManager that capable of saving up to 17 per cent of power consume
* Provides hardware AES 256bit encryption and password authentication
* 1TB, & 2TB of storage capacities
* Utilizes USB 2.0 interface
* Dimensions: 175 x 156 x 45 mm and weight about 1.1 kg
New Buffalo HDS-CXU2 external hard drive will start sale in February 2011 for price of $203 (1TB version) and $280 (2TB model).