Simply connect for ultra fast transfer speeds
Buffalo DriveStation™ Velocity hard drive promises blazingly fast data transfer speeds
Transfer your files quickly and easily with the Buffalo DriveStation™ Velocity (HD-LXU3). This external hard drive combines a SuperSpeed USB 3.0 interface with a 7,200 RPM hard disk and an enhanced TurboPC EX data transfer and data copy utility to give an amazing speed performance. The USB 3.0 interface allows ultra fast data transfer speeds of up to 5 Gbps which is ideal for storing video and data-intensive digital content. The Buffalo DriveStation™ Velocity is backwards compatible with USB 2.0
Automatic hardware disk encryption keeps your data safe
The DriveStation™ Velocity is optimal for users who want to restrict access to their personal drive when on a shared computer or network. Powerful yet easy-to-use security options include the 256-bit AES Full Disk Encryption (FDE) – an automatic hardware encryption that protects your data, with no loss of performance.
Speed with TurboPC EX + 7200rpm HDD
The new TurboPC EX enhances the performance of Buffalo’s TurboPC by boosting data transfer and data copy speeds; thus, making file saving, copying, and transferring even faster.
Eco-friendly, power-saving (PC only)
ECO Manager – an eco-minded power management tool for Windows that regulates power usage, conserves energy
Buffalo backup utility for automatic data backup
Automatically backs up your Windows PCs, thus protecting your data.
Easy logon with Secure Lock Manager Easy™
The Secure Lock Manager™ feature for Windows® simplifies access for you while keeping others out on Windows PCs. It automatically remembers your logon passwords, eliminating the need to enter one each time the drive is accessed whenever you are using the Full Automatic Encryption for Windows®.
Connect and go
Plug & Play connectivity: simply connect the hard drive to any USB port on a computer or other device you are connecting to. No need to install any drivers and no confusing settings.
USB 2.0 compatible
Fully backwards compatible with USB 2.0. No adjustments are needed; just plug into any USB 2.0 port
Warranty: 2 years
High-speed 7,200 RPM hard disk
The disk reads and writes data faster, so you spend less time waiting when transferring and saving files.
RAMDISK virtual disk utility
The Windows RAMDISK utility creates a small “virtual hard disk” using your computer’s RAM (Random Access Memory).
Eco feature saves power
The Eco feature cuts power consumption during stand-by mode using Auto Power OFF.
Internal Hard Drives
Number of Drives 1
Hard Drive Sizes 1.0TB / 2.0TB / 3.0TB
Disk Rotation Speed 7200 rpm
Standard Compliance USB 3.0
Number of Ports 1
Data Transfer Rates USB3.0 : Max. 5.0Gbps*
USB2.0 : Max. 480Mbps
USB1.1 : Max. 12Mbps
Dimensions (WxHxD mm) 39×123×189
Net Weight 0.95 kg
Operating Environment 5-35°C, , 20 - 80% (non-condensing)
Power Consumption Max. 18W
Standby Energy 150mW (Super ECO Mode)
Power Supply AC100 - 240V 50/60Hz
Client OS Support Windows® 7 (32-bit/64-bit), Windows Vista® (32-bit/64-bit), Windows® XP, Mac OS® X 10.4 or later**