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Buslink XP Compliant USB 3.0 External Desktop Hard Drive for All OS
Available In Price Model
3TB 119.99 U3-3000XP
4TB 159.99 U3-4000XP
5TB 179.99 U3-5000XP
6TB 239.99 U3-6000XP
8TB 279.99 U3-8000XP
10TB 499.99 U3-10TXP


With newer hard drive supporting larger than 2TB requiring GPT partition, Windows XP users were left behind since XP does not support GPT. However, our XP Compliant models adds support for the MBR partition thus allowing XP users to break the 2TB barrier while maintaining compatibility with all other OS.


  • MBR emulation in firmware allowing XP to access larger than 2TB
  • Transfer rate:
    • USB 2.0: Up to 480 Mbits/s
    • USB 3.0: Up to 5 Gbits/s
  • Drive: Pre-formatted NTFS MBR SATA Drive


System Requirement

  • USB 3.0 SuperSpeed port
  • Compatible to USB 2.0 port but will run at USB 2.0 transfer speed
  • Mac OS X 10.4 or later
  • Microsoft Windows XP / Vista / 7 / 8 / 10
  • Windows Server 2012, 2008, 2003. Does not work with 2000 Server
  • Linux
  • MBR formatted to support Windows XP and all other OS

Package Content

  • Buslink XP Compliant External Hard Drive
  • USB 3.0 A to B cable
  • Power adapter
  • User manual