Buffalo Drivestation DDR HD-GD

  • Buffalo Drivestation DDR HD-GD
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  • Impressively fast performance.
  • Quiet operation.
  • Convenient software tools included.


  • No power switch.
  • Included software has outdated-looking design.

Expert reviews and ratings

By Computer Shopper on 80

A terrific choice for speedy backups or storing gobs of media files, the DriveStation DDR comes the closest we’ve seen to SSD-like performance from an external USB 3.0 desktop hard drive....

By PC World on 80

If you're looking for a fast, capacious, not-too-expensive direct-attached backup drive, look no further: Buffalo's DriveStation DDR uses 1GB of DDR3 memory to dramatically enhance write...

By Mac|Life on 90

Buffalo's DriveStation DDR offers top of the line speeds on a budget. What's not to like? Product DriveStation DDR Company Buffalo Contact buffalotech.com Price $169, 2TB; $209, 3TB Requirements USB 3.0, AC power outlet Positives It's fast....

By uk.hardware.info on

The DriveStation DDR is an interesting implementation of hardware. Combining relatively cheap DDR memory with a hard disk could in theory fill the void between SSDs and conventional hard drives. The actual result doesn't quite live up to that, and...

By PC Mag on 80

The Buffalo Drivestation DDR 2TB (HD-GD2.0U3) adds DDR3 system memory to make a non-Flash hybrid external drive. It's faster than regular spinning hard drives, but a lot less expensive than SSD-based...

By CNET Australia on 90

The Buffalo DriveStation DDR is by far the fastest single-volume external drive on the market and makes USB 3.0 a true alternative storage connection to...

International Review By Alt om DATA on 80

Eksterne harddiske er blevet relativt billige i forhold til lagringskapaciteten. Køber man en ekstern Buffalo DriveStation DDR harddisk, skal man heller ikke vente oceaner af tid, før data er ankommet til eller fra...

International Review By chip.co.id on

Sekilas, tidak ada yang istimewa dari hard disk eksternal yang satu ini. Dari sisi depan hingga sisi belakang terlihat polos dengan balutan warna hitam. Bahkan tombol power pun tidak ada di sisi depannya. Namun di balik kesederhanaannya,...

International Review By consumentenbond.nl on

De harde schijf is snel met kopiëren en plakken, maar zeker niet zo snel als de fabrikant beweert. Je hebt pas echt wat aan die snelheid als je vaak véél grote bestanden kopieert. Voor de meeste mensen, is een wat langzamere, maar compacte harde...

International Review By pcproffesionale.it on 85

Accantonate le proposte di qualche produttore sui dischi ibridi, destinati più all'interno dei sistemi che alle periferiche esterne, Buffalo ha inserito in un tradizionale involucro esterno un disco da 2 Tbyte collegato a una scheda di controllo dotata...

International Review By 01Net on 100

En définitive, ce disque externe offre d'excellentes performances. Mais pour cela, il faut disposer d'un PC récent pour qu'il donne toute sa puissance. Pensez surtout à installer le programme TurboPC EX car c'est une composante très importante pour...