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Buffalo LinkStation 220DE 2 bays Diskless enclosure LS220DE-EU

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  • Controller type - Serial ATA-300
  • Memory - 0.256GB
  • No Of Bays - 2
  • Raid Level - 0, 1, 10, JBOD
  • Storage capacity - 0
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Product Information

Room to Spare and Access from Anywhere

Buffalo Technology’s LinkStation (LS220D series) combines an incredibly easy User Interface with the convenience, security and capacity of dual-bay, RAID-ready Network Attached Storage.

The LS220D is affordable, fast, and primed for intensive data storage tasks. It’s pre-configured and can even be set up via Smartphones with a new mobileoptimised and intuitive interface.

Buffalo Technology’s LS220 series is a two bay Network Attached Storage device available as a diskless enclosure, or fully populated with 2, 4, 6, or 8TB capacity

Sorry NSA – The Truly Private Cloud

Buffalo’s Private Cloud solution ensures your privacy and comes without any monthly fees. With a private cloud users’ data stays protected in the physical location of your device – not off-site in a third party’s data centre. And with Buffalo’s free mobile and tablet Apps, or any web browser, your data is accessible and just a couple keystrokes away

WebAccess - Free Apps and One-click Access from Anywhere

While on the go, Buffalo's free WebAccess service allows users to create a private cloud for easy remote access and file sharing with anyone, anywhere over the Internet. All you need is a Smartphone or tablet and Buffalo's free iOS, Windows or Android app to enjoy full access to the digital assets you keep on your LinkStation 220.

A brand new UI has been designed to provide users one-click access to their most commonly accessed settings.

Organize Your Life

Ideal for home users, the new LinkStation 220 Series provides simple network storage and backup and offers an assortment of features, allowing users to store, organize, access and stream media files from any computer, smartphone or tablet.

Buffalo’s new LinkStation can also stream up to 4 HD films simultaneously allowing each family member to watch their favourite film, on their own device, at the same time. The LS220 is DLNA and Twonky Beam-ready and can also stream high-end DSD audio files without losing quality.

Back up

Provides simple and secure shared storage and backup for all PC and Mac computers and mobile devices on a home network. Allows users to backup content on up to five home or office Windows PCs by using Award-winning NovaBACKUP, or back up Mac computers with Time Machine: ready for multi-client backups.

Built-in BitTorrent

Download media files directly to your LinkStation 220 without having to power up your PC with the built-in BitTorrent client. A BitTorrent client is a programme that uses the BitTorrent protocol to manage large file downloads and uploads over the Internet.

Direct Stream Digital (DSD)

Stream digital music in studio quality - the LS220 series has Direct Stream Digital (DSD) playback and streams high-end audio files without losing quality. Buffalo is working together with major Audio equipment brands to ensure compatibility with most network-capable AV Receivers, Players, and Streamers and DSD-native and DSD over PCM file formats.

Backup for LinkStations

Schedule backups from one LinkStation to another over your LAN network or to an external hard disk drive via USB.

 

Tech Spec

Design
Chassis type -
Colour of product Black
Cooling type Active
Housing material -
Number of fans 1
Memory
Internal RAM 0.256 GB
Internal RAM type DDR3
Networking
DHCP client -
DHCP server -
Ethernet LAN
Ethernet LAN data rates 10,100,1000 Mbit/s
Supported network protocols TCP/IP, SMB/CIFS, FTP, HTTP/HTTPS, AFP
Wi-Fi
Performance
Backup features Cloud
Backup function
Built-in BitTorrent client
Built-in optical drive
Card reader integrated
Device class Home & Home Office
Mac operating systems supported Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger,Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard,Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard,Mac OS X 10.7 Lion,Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion,Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks
Management protocols HTTP/HTTPS
Operating system installed -
Powerful backup NovaBACKUP Professional
Reset button
Type Storage server
Windows operating systems supported Windows 7 Home Basic,Windows 7 Home Basic x64,Windows 7 Home Premium,Windows 7 Home Premium x64,Windows 7 Professional,Windows 7 Professional x64,Windows 7 Starter,Windows 7 Starter x64,Windows 7 Ultimate,Windows 7 Ultimate x64,Windows 8,Windows 8 Enterpr
Ports & interfaces
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports 1
Fiber ports quantity 0
USB 2.0 ports quantity 1
USB 3.0 ports quantity 0
USB Port
Power
AC input frequency 50/60
AC input voltage 100-240
Number of power supply units 1
Power consumption (sleep mode) 0.9 W
Power consumption (typical) 19 W
Power supply location External
Processor
L2 Cache 0.256 MB
Processor family Marvell
Processor frequency 0.8 GHz
Processor Model Armada 370
Storage
Hot-swap drive bays
Installed storage drive type HDD
Maximum supported storage capacity 8 TB
Number of storage drives installed 0
Number of storage drives supported 2
RAID levels 0,1,JBOD
RAID support
Storage drive capacity 0 GB
Storage drive interface Serial ATA II
Storage drive size 2.5/3.5
Storage drives installed
Supported storage drive types HDD
Total installed storage capacity 0 GB
Weight & dimensions
Depth 205 mm
Height 126 mm
Weight 850 g
Width 87 mm
Certificates
DLNA certified
RoHS compliance -
Operational conditions
Operating relative humidity (H-H) 20 - 80
Operating temperature (T-T) 5 - 35
Other features
Power consumption (standby) 13 W
Packaging content
External power adapter

Questions & Answers

Customer Reviews

Buffalo LinkStation 220 reviews verified by reevooReevoo

Appearance/Style
9.1
Quality
9.0
Value for money
9.1
Overall rating
8.8
Scores 8.8 out of 10 based on 62 reviews
8 out of 10

Simon

Blackpool GB
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Good value for money
Reviewer left no comment
Confirmed purchase: 04 August 2017
Published on: 19 August 2017