buffered device

buffered device

[′bəf·ərd di′vīs]
(computer science)
A piece of peripheral equipment, such as a printer, that is equipped with a buffer storage so that it can accept information more rapidly than it can process it.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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For buffered devices programming times are around 200 [micro]s.