Buffalo Announces Wireless Lineup

New Wireless Product Family Offers Unparalleled Performance and Quality

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| Source: Buffalo Technology (USA), Inc.

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 8, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 2009 CES (Booth #: Renaissance Presidential Suite) -- Buffalo Technology, a global leader in the design, development and manufacturing of wired and wireless networking, storage and memory solutions announced today the introduction of the all new family of Buffalo wireless solutions designed for consumers' networks that require the robust products that meet today's performance demands. The Nfiniti and AirStation family of routers, access points and clients offer a unique blend of affordability and speed, while maintaining unparalleled quality.

"Buffalo is committed to delivering the same high quality, high performance wireless solutions that consumers had come to rely on," said Ken Higgins, vice president of sales at Buffalo Technology. "And with this new lineup to our product portfolio, we are offering the best blend of robust entry-level and high performance professional wireless solutions on the market."

Wireless-N Nfiniti(tm) High Power Router & Access Point (WZR-HP-G300NH)

The Wireless-N Nfiniti(tm) High Power Router & Access Point is the ideal internet and network solution for the home and small office environment, offering an enterprise level of features, the WZR-HP-G300NH is perfect for streaming HD movies, music, and e-mailing from multiple PC's simultaneously. With speeds of up to 300Mbps, the Buffalo Nfiniti High Power Wireless Router and Access Point upgrades any existing wireless connection and provides greater coverage than Wireless-G. Other features include:



 * Built-in High Power Amplifier Improves Wireless Performance and
   Extends Range

 * Supports WDS To Increase Coverage With Optional Repeater

 * External Switch To Change Between Wireless Router and Wireless
   Access Point

 * Easy Setup with AirStation One-Touch Secure System(tm) (AOSS(tm))

 * Automatic Channel Support Selects Best Available Wireless
   Networking Channel

 * Supports WPA-PSK (TKIP, AES) and 128/64-bit WEP Security

 * Includes NAT and SPI Firewall and Intrusion Detector

 * Dynamic Packet Filtering

 * Built-in DHCP Server

 * Built-in 10/100 4-Port Auto-Sensing Switch

 * Works seamlessly with Nintendo DS(tm)

The Wireless-N Nfiniti(tm) High Power Router & Access Point (WZR-HP-G300NH) will be available at estimated street prices of $99.99.

Wireless-N Nfiniti Router & Access Point (WHR-G300N)

The Wireless-N Nfiniti(tm) Router & Access Point is an entry level version of its high-power cousin, the WZR-HP-G300NH. The Wireless-N Nfiniti(tm) Router & Access Point (WHR-G300N) will be available at estimated street prices of $79.99.

Wireless-G MIMO Performance Router & Access Point (WHR-HP-G54)

The Wireless-G MIMO Performance Router & Access Point combines the high power wireless performance with Buffalo's AirStation One-Touch Secure System(tm) (AOSS(tm)). Uniquely equipped with a built-in signal amplifier, the WHR-HP-G54 produces a true 60% increase in wireless transmit power over a standard 802.11g wireless router. WHR-HP-G54 extends the range of standard 802.11g client devices significantly and improves overall performance. This Smart Router automatically detects and configures your Cable or DSL internet connection. Security features include WPA, WEP, Privacy Separator, Intrusion Detector, and SPI firewall. In addition to fast wireless performance, WHR-HP-G54 features a built-in external switch between wireless router and wireless access point modes. The combination of speed, security, and push-button setup of wireless connections and internet, makes the Buffalo Wireless-G MIMO Performance Router & Access Point the perfect choice for your wireless network. The Wireless-G MIMO Performance Router & Access Point (WHR-HP-G54) will be available at estimated street prices of $59.99.

Nfiniti Dual Band Ethernet Converter (WLI-TX4-AG300N)

Buffalo's Nfiniti Dual Band Ethernet Converter offers a wireless solution for all wired network home entertainment devices in your home. Its chassis is designed for installation beside digital televisions and HD recorders. Up to four wired devices can be converted to the wireless network, and you don't need to have a LAN cable from each device to your router. The high performance data transfer of IEEE802.11n Draft 2.0 is suitable for using high definition content, also Draft 802.11n Wi-Fi CERTIFIED(r) ensures the connection with other certified devices. The WLI-TX4-AG300N is backward compatible to 802.11b/g and 802.11a. The Nfiniti Dual Band Ethernet Converter (WLI-TX4-AG300N) will be available at estimated street prices of $89.99.

Wireless-N Compact USB 2.0 Adapter (WLI-UC-G300HP)

Buffalo's Wireless-N Compact USB 2.0 Adapter offers a sleek and convenient way to add high-speed wireless connectivity through an available USB port on your Windows notebook or desktop. With faster wireless data rates and more coverage than legacy 802.11 products, Buffalo's wireless solutions provide sufficient bandwidth, range, and reliability to stream High-Definition (HD) video, voice, and music. Support for the AirStation One-Touch Secure System(tm) (AOSS(tm)) allows you to set up a high-speed, secure wireless network within minutes. Enjoy the freedom of high-speed media streaming -- wirelessly! The Wireless-N Compact USB 2.0 Adapter (WLI-UC-G300HP) will be available at estimated street prices of $79.99.

Wireless-N Compact USB 2.0 Adapter (WLI-UC-G300N)

The Wireless-N Compact USB 2.0 Adapter is an entry level version of its high-power cousin, the WLI-UC-G300HP. The Wireless-N Compact USB 2.0 Adapter (WLI-UC-G300N) will be available at estimated street prices of $69.99.

Wireless-N Compact USB 2.0 Adapter (WLI-UC-GN)

Offering one of the smallest foot prints in a wireless client, the WLI-UC-GN is a lightweight, compact USB adapter that will never get in the way of your active lifestyle. Measuring in at a half of an inch, the WLI-UC-GN helps prevents accidental disconnection or damage by virtue of its unique design. The Wireless-N Compact USB 2.0 Adapter (WLI-UC-GN) will be available at estimated street prices of $59.99.

Backed by a limited lifetime warranty and toll-free 24/7 technical support, Buffalo's family of wireless solutions will be available at the end of the month and can be purchased through distributors, online resellers and Buffalo's web site. For more information about Buffalo Technology and its products, please visit the company's web site at www.buffalotech.com.

About Buffalo Technology

Buffalo Technology (USA), Inc., based in Austin, Texas, is a leading global provider of award-winning networking, storage, multimedia and memory solutions for the home and small business environments as well as for system builders and integrators. With almost three decades of networking and computer peripheral experience, Buffalo has proven its commitment to delivering innovative, best-of-breed solutions that have put the company at the forefront of infrastructure technology. For more information about Buffalo Technology and its products, please visit www.buffalotech.com.

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