ManufacturerBuffalo Technology
Lowest Price $918.99 Compare Buffalo Technology TS-X8.0TL/R5 prices
Warranty 3 years limited


RJ45 Ports2 x 10/100/1000M
USB Ports2 x USB2.0
eSATA PortsYes
Other Ports


Drive Bays4
Hard Disk Interface4 x SATA
Hard Disk Size8TB
Rotational Speed7200RPM


Front loading hot swap hard drives with lockable front panel

Active Directory Support

Disk quota (soft quota) support prevents users/groups from consuming too much disk space

Scheduled shut down eliminates unnecessary access and reduces energy costs

Easy setup wizard and management through intuitive web interface

Hot swap hard drive trays behind the front panel for easy drive access and replacement

Simple copy and import configuration to multiple TeraStations with NAS configuration tool

Improved CPU speed enables faster data transfer

10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet with Jumbo Frame

Share level replication feature

Hot spare enables automatic RAID build in case of a hard drive failure

Automatic AES-128 data encryption

Large silent fan cools hard drive efficiently

Advanced ventilation design reduces internal heat

LCD Display shows important TeraStation information and disk status

Built-in FTP server functionality

Built-in DLNA CERTIFIED streaming media server for streaming digital media to any DLNA CERTIFIED multimedia device

Download media files directly to your LinkStation using built-in BitTorrent client

DFS (Distributed File System) Support

Support for Time Machine Functionality

Memeo AutoBackup software for PCs and Macs Included

Form Factor

Dimensions 6.7" x 8.5" x 9.1"
Weight 13.8 lbs. lbs
Form Factor Tower


Data Link Protocol
Network Interface Controller
DLNA Certified Yes


Standards IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3ab
Supported Protocols Networking: TCP/IP
Directory Integration: LDAP
Management: HTTP
Time Synchronization: NTP
Processor 1.6 GHz processor
Memory 2 GB RAM
RAID RAID 0, 1, 5 , 10 and JBOD
LEDs Power: (Blue)
HDD1-2 Activity/Fail(Blink white/Red)
WAN (Link : Solid white; Activity : Blink white)
LAN (Link : Solid white; Activity : Blin
Power Internal, AC 100-240V 50/60 Hz
Temperature 5°C - 35 °C
Humidity 20-80% Humidity (non-condensing)


Operating System Setup Utility OS Support: Windows Operating Systems
Client OS Support: Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows 98 SE, Mac OS 10.3.9
Management HTTP/HTTPS