The TeraStation Pro 8 model, equipped with eight bays, will be available in 8 and 16TB flavours; a Buffalo representative told us that these will be available in a few weeks' time and will cost 1,089 euros and 1,289 euros respectively.
The TeraStation Pro 8 is based on a 1.66GHz dual-core Intel Atom processor, and has 2GB of RAM. It supports DFS and Active Directory, and offers 10/100/1000 Gigabit ethernet. Its provides RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 50, 51, 60, 61 and JBOD.
The Pro 8 also has a small LCD screen.
Buffalo TeraStation Pro 8
The six-bay TeraStation Pro 6 is even newer, and nobody on the Buffalo stand was willing to venture a launch price. Nonetheless, product managers reckoned it would launch at a similar time to the TeraStation Pro 8.
Buffalo was also showing off a new MiniStation USB 3.0 portable high drive. Available in 500GB and 1TB capacities, the MiniStation costs 79 and 129 euros respectively.
Buffalo MiniStation USB 3.0, complete with a reflection of the author
The MiniStation USB 3.0 has one USB 3.0 port and a SATA interface, and supports both Windows and Mac environments. It's available in black and white.