Buffalo has unveiled a new portable hard drive, called the Buffalo MiniStation HD-PCT500U2/V. The new Buffalo MiniStation HD-PCT500U2/V portable HDD is quite a different device from typical hard drives. This new portable device is a TV friendly HDD which is designed to be stuck on the back of HDTV and most importantly it can record TV programs. But, this device will work with supported TVs only.
* TV friendly HDD designed to stuck on the back of HDTV
* Capable to record TV program of supported TVs
* 500GB of storage space
* Dedicated docking station/bracket
* Can record TV shows via USB directly on this new Mini Station (supported TV must)
* Capable to use as regular external hard drive on computer
The Buffalo MiniStation HD-PCT500U2/V external hard drive should be available in Japan later this month for price of 9,480 Yen (about $114).