Pros

  • Compact NAS you can take with you
  • Handles RAID 0 and RAID 1

Cons

  • Can't work as a direct-attached drive too

At A Glance

This compact network-attached storage drive offers plenty of capacity and RAID, in a box that you can slip into your laptop bag.

Manufacturer’s Description

Buffalo's LinkStation Mini is an ultra compact, fan-less, network attached, dual-drive data storage device. Its palm sized form factor and very silent operation make this NAS unit an ideal addition to your entertainment center. Its low power consumption is attractive for those leaving the unit powered on 24/7. The built-in Web Access feature lets you access your files anytime via a Web browser from anywhere! A built-in DLNA CERTIFIED media server makes streaming audio and visual content to any DLNA player or PC a snap.

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Manufacturer's Pricing

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number LSWS10TGLR1
Storage
Drive size 1000.0 GB
Hard Drive Speed 5400.0 RPM
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces
  • Gigabit ethernet
  • USB 2.0
USB 2.0 Yes
Included Software
Included Software Memeo AutoBackup
General
Buffer Size 16.0 MB
Hardware
Installation Kit Hardware Ethernet cable

Performance

PC World Test Center
Interface tested Gigabit ethernet
Performance
Primary Volume - Virus Scan 290.26
External Read - Files and Folders 317.33
External Read - Large File 242.69
Primary Volume - Windows File Search 296.52
External Write - Files and Folders 335.99
External Write - Large File 286.38
Test Version 2.0