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Buffalo HD-PNFU3 - 4Tb

Buffalo HD-PNFU3 - 4Tb
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Reviews
12 Reviews
89
Features
Fully-Featured
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Popularity
Quite Popular
79
Value for Money
Very Good
84
Age
2 Years Old
85
Kagoo Score
Excellent
Our Verdict:
Purchasers report that this external hard drive is strong and durable. It's a positively reviewed and fully featured 250g external hard drive, great for ALL the cat pictures. It has a password protection and a hard drive capacity of 4TB and is USB powered.
Features We Love:
Big hard drive capacity (4TB)
USB powered
Has a password protection
4TB
5,000 Mbit/s
DATA TRANSFER
250g
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Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price (excluding ex-display prices) has dropped from £193.18 to £137.98 in the last 8 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.

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With outstanding reviews and excellent features, we have ranked the Buffalo HD-PNFU3 - 4Tb number 8 in high capacity hard drives and number 15 across all external hard drives.

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Reviews
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Features
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Value for Money
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Age

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Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 85?

multiple reviews mentioned that it has great user reviews with an average user rating of 85%, based on 12 reviews.
This external hard drive is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer external hard drives with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering.
This Buffalo external hard drive has some great features:
Big hard drive capacity
USB powered
Has a password protection
USB powered, no additional power supply needed
Plug-n-Play ready for immediate use
Comes with buffalo tools eco manager feature to conserve energy

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each external hard drive by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age and value for money.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the external hard drive is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec external hard drives come to market, the older external hard drives will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

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Average Review Score

4.3 stars (12 reviews)

75%

of Customers Would Recommend
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What Are People Saying About the Buffalo HD-PNFU3 - 4Tb?

Fast Read/write Speed
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Robustness
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Ease of Use
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Capacity
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Three People Thought it Was Robust

Two people thought that the Buffalo HD-PNFU3 - 4Tb was strong and durable.

  • ... to use. Recognized instantly, I've been using "rsync" to copy my files which is more robust command prompt Linux utility, this bypasses any software indexing ...
    R. Musielak - Amazon.co.uk 14 Jan 2016
  • ... looking for a non China made product, this looks like a genuine Uk product, very robust. I'll be testing it heavily, as I lost trust in some Lacie drives ...
    R. Musielak - Amazon.co.uk 14 Jan 2016
  • One Person Thought it Was Easy to Use
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    One Person Thought it Had a Big Capacity
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    One Person Thought the Buffalo HD-PNFU3 - 4Tb Had a Slow Read/write Speed
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    How Good Are Buffalo External Harddisk?

    89
    Features

    Key Reasons For and Against

    Big hard drive capacity
    USB powered
    Has a password protection
    ok data transfer rate
    ok weight
    Does not have a Wi-Fi

    What the Reviews Say

    Three people thought it was robust
    Big Hard Drive Capacity
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    The hard drive capacity of the HD-PNFU3 - 4Tb of 4TB is bigger than average when compared to most other external hard disk. It is in the biggest 28% of all external hard disk when sorted by this feature. External hard disk have hard drive capacities of between 1GB and 64TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 3.2TB.

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    The HD-PNFU3 - 4Tb's data transfer rate of 5,000 Mbit/s is ok compared to most other external harddisks. It is in the fastest 39% of all external hard disk when ordered by this feature.

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    The HD-PNFU3 - 4Tb's weight of 250g is ok compared to most other external harddisk. It is heavier than 56% of all external hard disk when sorted by this feature.

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    USB Powered
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    The HD-PNFU3 - 4Tb is USB powered, as are 80% of external hard disk.

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    Has a Password Protection

    The HD-PNFU3 - 4Tb has a password protection. 83% of external harddisks do not have a password protection.

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    Does Not Have a Wi-Fi

    The Buffalo HD-PNFU3 - 4Tb does not have a Wi-Fi, although it is worth noting that 97% of external hard disks also do not have a Wi-Fi.

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    79
    Value for Money

    Value for Money

    We determine value for money by calculating a quality score for each product based on its reviews, features and age, and then comparing this quality score to the product price. An external hard drive with a high quality score and low price will get a good value for money score.

    We have analysed the Buffalo HD-PNFU3 - 4Tb, and ranked it:

    Good Value For Money
    This external hard drive is both high quality and a low price, making it excellent value for money.

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    Buffalo HD-PNFU3 - 4Tb Release Date

    October 2016

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    When Are Most New Buffalo External Hard Disk Drive Released?

    The biggest month last year for new Buffalo external hard drive releases was May, with 40 new Buffalo external hard disk drive released that month.

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    How Fast Do Buffalo External Hard Drive Prices Drop After Release?

    Buffalo external hard drive tend to depreciate faster than most external hard drives.

    Most external hard drives drop in price by 1% in the first 6 months after release. In the first 6 months after release, Buffalo external harddisk drop in price by 5% on average. If you are prepared to wait then you could save an average of £7 on a typical £135 new Buffalo external hard drive by waiting 6 months before buying.

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    Buffalo HD-PNFU3 - 4Tb Specification

    Key Features
    Weight
    USB Powered
    Hard Drive Capacity
    Ports & Interfaces
    Wi-Fi
    USB Version
    Thunderbolt Technology
    USB Connector Type
    USB Data Transfer Rates
    USB Connectivity
    Maximum Data Transfer Rate
    USB Connector
    Hard Drive
    Device Type
    Type
    Features
    Operating System Supported (Mac)
    Operating System Supported (Windows)
    Password Protection
    Protection Features
    Colour
    Plug and Play
    Performance
    Data Transfer Rate
    Power
    Input Voltage
    Bus Power
    Bus Powered
    Operational Conditions
    Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
    Operating Temperature (T-T)
    Weight & Dimensions
    Height
    Depth
    Width
    Packaging Data
    Warranty Card
    Cables Included

    Product Identifiers

    Manufacturer Part Numbers

    buffalo hdpnf40u3gbeu, buffalo p247604p, buffalo hdpnfu3

    Barcodes

     04058154139004,  04981254039359

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