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SITEX 2012 - Cameras, Printers, Monitors & Storage Buying Guide

By Team HardwareZone - 24 Nov 2012

Storage - Buffalo, Toshiba & Western Digital


You can never have enough storage, especially with the abundance of digital media content that's found on the Web. Check out our picks for storage below!

Buffalo (Hall 6, Booth 6C50)



Buffalo Portable HDD MiniStation USB 3.0 (HD-PNTU3)

A stalwart of the storage business, check out the Buffalo MiniStation if you're in need of 1TB of portable storage. It's USB 3.0 compatible for faster read and write speeds, and is shock protected as well as offering data encryption.

  • Sitex Price: $109 (1 TB), $259 (2 TB)
  • Usual Price: $139 (1 TB), $269 (2 TB)


Buffalo Portable HDD MiniStation USB 3.0 (HD-PCTU3)

Don't need the data encryption and shock protection? Check out the more affordable version of the MiniStation.

  • Sitex Price: $99 (1 TB)
  • Usual Price: $129 (1 TB)


Buffalo Portable HDD MiniStation Thunderbolt

Good news for those with Thunderbolt interfaces, as the Buffalo MiniStation Thunderbolt has dropped in price.

  • Sitex Price: $269 (1 TB)
  • Usual Price: $349 (1 TB)


Click here for Buffalo storage brochures.


Toshiba (Hall 4, Booth 4A14, Hall 5, Booth 5H52)



Toshiba Canvio 

The Toshiba Canvio has features such as automatic backup scheduling, drive space alert when your hard drive is getting full and a secure back up with password.

  • Sitex Price: $79 (500 GB), $109 (1 TB)
  • Usual Price: $99 (500 GB), $139 (1 TB)
  • Promotion: Free pouch


Toshiba Canvio Slim

The Canvio Slim includes all the features of the Canvio, but is definitely more svelte, at a thickness of 8.9mm.

  • Sitex Price: $99 (500GB)
  • Usual Price: $119 (500 GB)


Click here for Toshiba storage brochures.


Western Digital (Hall 6, Booth )



Western Digital My Passport

Western Digital's affordable portable hard drive comes with affordable prices and large storage capacities. It also features USB 3.0 for fast trasnfer and read speeds.

  • Sitex Price: $105 (1 TB), $209 (2 TB)
  • Usual Price: $149 (1 TB), $269 (2 TB)
  • Promotion: Free pouch


Western Digital My Book Live

My Book Live allows you to have your own cloud storage at home by connecting it to your wireless router.  You will get shared storage and wireless backup for all the computers on your home network. You can also stream movies and music to your connected TV set or media player.

  • Sitex Price: $119 (1 TB), $199 (2 TB), $239 (3 TB)
  • Usual Price: $209 (1 TB), $239 (2 TB), $299


Click here for Western Digital storage brochures.
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