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Buffalo 500GB LinkStation Live™

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Buffalo
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500GB LinkStation Live™
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HS-DH500GL
Category
Multifunctional data storage servers that allow you to store huge amounts of data. Connect your storage server directly to your own PC or share it with your local area network, so anybody in your home/office can use it. You can even connect it to the internet and share your data securely with friends or colleagues at a remote office via a VPN connection or if you would wish to do so you could even share your data with the whole world via ftp (provided your server supports this).
NAS & storage servers
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Included since: 21 Feb 2007
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Info modified on: 29 Mar 2017 12:17:08
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Guarantee: 2 year
Long product name Buffalo 500GB LinkStation Live™ :
The short editorial description of Buffalo 500GB LinkStation Live™

500GB LinkStation Live™
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Buffalo 500GB LinkStation Live™

The official marketing text of Buffalo 500GB LinkStation Live™ as supplied by the manufacturer
The easy to use LinkStation Live™ Multimedia Storage Server is perfect whenever you need dependable network data storage. All computers on your network can share files on this versatile, flexible, and simple NAS. In addition to its storage capabilities, it can stream multimedia to a PC, a Mac, a Buffalo LinkTheater™, and other DLNA CERTIFIED™ media players. The LinkStation Live seamlessly integrates with iTunes® 7 and allows you to access your music files on the LinkStation from your iTunes software. Best suited for homes or small businesses who need a central location for files that all devices on the network can share.

DLNA CERTIFIED™, the TeraStation Live powered by Mediabolic is compatible with DLNA CERTIFIED devices, including Buffalo's LinkTheater ™ family of Network Media Player for direct streaming of multimedia files to your TV.
Short summary description Buffalo 500GB LinkStation Live™:
This short summary of the Buffalo 500GB LinkStation Live™ data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.
Buffalo 500GB LinkStation Live™, 500 GB, Serial ATA, 500 GB, 7200 RPM, IEEE802.3ab / IEEE802.3 / IEEE802.3u Standard (1000 BASE-T / 100 BASE-TX / 10 BASE-T), SMB, FTP, DLNA
Long summary description Buffalo 500GB LinkStation Live™ :

Buffalo 500GB LinkStation Live™. Total installed storage capacity: 500 GB, Storage drive interface: Serial ATA, Storage drive capacity: 500 GB. Compliance industry standards: IEEE802.3ab / IEEE802.3 / IEEE802.3u Standard (1000 BASE-T / 100 BASE-TX / 10 BASE-T), Supported network protocols: SMB, FTP, DLNA, Data link protocols: TCP/IP. Management protocols: HTTP. Power consumption (typical): 21 W. Weight: 4.06 lbs (1.84 kg)

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Storage
Total installed storage capacity *
500 GB
Number of storage drives installed *
Amount of storage drives built into the device.
1
Storage drive interface *
Where the storage device links with other parts of the product, or an external device.
Serial ATA
Storage drive capacity *
The amount of data that can be stored on the storage drive.
500 GB
Hard drive speed
The rotational speed of a hard disk expressed in rotations per minute. The faster the better.
7200 RPM
Networking
Compliance industry standards
List of characteristics that describe methods of compliance to industry-defined standards for the product
IEEE802.3ab / IEEE802.3 / IEEE802.3u Standard (1000 BASE-T / 100 BASE-TX / 10 BASE-T)
Data transfer rate (max)
The maximum speed with which data can be transmitted from one device to another.
1000 Mbit/s
Supported network protocols
Network protocols tested as compatible with this product e.g. FTP,HTML, POP.
SMB, FTP, DLNA
Data link protocols
TCP/IP
Ports & interfaces
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports *
Number of Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports (connecting interfaces) in the device. Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports allow a computer to connect to the ethernet.
1
Ports & interfaces
USB 2.0 ports quantity *
USB 2.0 ports have a data transmission speed of 480 Mbps, and are backwards compatible with USB 1.1 ports. You can connect all kinds of peripheral devices to them.
2
Performance
Management protocols
HTTP
Power
Power consumption (typical)
Amount of power consumed by this model, often expressed in watts (W). Typical values that manufacturers give are power consumption when off, standby/suspended mode, typical use, maximum usage.
21 W
Weight & dimensions
Weight
Weight of the product without packaging (net weight). If possible, the net weight is given including standard accessories and supplies. Please note that sometimes the manufacturer leaves out the weight of accessories and/or supplies.
4,06 lbs (1,84 kg)
Operational conditions
Operating temperature (T-T)
The minimum and maximum temperatures at which the product can be safely operated.
5 - 35°C
Other features
Compatible operating systems
List of desktop operating systems tested as compatible with this product.
WindowsVista, WindowsXP, Windows2000, WindowsMe, WindowsNT 4.0, Windows98SE
Power requirements
AC100-230V 50/60 Hz
Networking features
10 / 100 / 1000 Mbps
Dimensions (WxDxH)
Dimensions of the product (Width x Depth x Height).
2,4 x 7,4 x 6,93" (61 x 188 x 176 mm)
Source Testseek summary Average rating
Updated:
2011-07-30
Testseek has collected 21 expert reviews for Buffalo 500GB LinkStation Live™ and the average expert rating is 75 of 100. The average score reflects the expert community’s view on this product. Click below and use Testseek to see all ratings, product awards and conclusions.
75%
Source Review comments Score
tech2.com
Updated:
2011-07-30
Network storage once used only in enterprise setups, has now found increased acceptance with enthusiast level desktop users and in households with more than one PC. This is because with the ever-growing popularity of digital media and larger storage de...
60%
Digitaltrends.com
Updated:
2011-07-30
Buffalo Technology is well-known for its networking products, and now the company has attached all its networking prowess to a 250GB hard drive for a little bit of NAS (Network Attached Storage) action. Though the LinkStation Live’s most basic featu...
Drive shows up automatically Integrates with iTunes Lots of features...
Software is buggy and confusing Poor documentation Ships with old backup software Long hold time with tech support Expensive...
The LinkStation Live is a mediocre product, which actually worked quite well once we had surmounted all the hurdles thrown in place during installation. It showed up on our network, and all files were instantly backed up, which was super. But we had so...
50%
smallnetbuilder.com
Updated:
2011-07-30
0%
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