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Buffalo Starts Shipping the Dual Interface MiniStation Thunderbolt + USB 3.0 HDD

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Buffalo Technology, a global leader in the design, development and manufacturing of wired and wireless networking and network and direct attached storage solutions, today announced the availability of the MiniStation Thunderbolt / USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive. Demonstrated earlier this month at Computex in Taiwan, the MiniStation Thunderbolt is the world's first portable Thunderbolt and USB 3.0 dual-interface external drive solution. With the flexibility of either SuperSpeed USB 3.0 or a lighting fast Thunderbolt connection, the MiniStation Thunderbolt is ideal for PC and Mac users looking for the fastest interface speeds while preserving backward compatibility with existing devices that support USB 2.0.

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Very cool if you can chain more ThunderBolt devices off of this.
 

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Very cool if you can chain more ThunderBolt devices off of this.
It only has one TB port, but you can put this at the end of your chain.
 

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It only has one TB port, but you can put this at the end of your chain.
That assumes the other devices have two TB ports for chaining. :)
 
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