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    Network-Attached Storage Devices

    Do any of you guys/gals own one of these?

    I am looking to get one, but most of the reviews on them are terrible.

    I would like to spend between $200-400 if possible.



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    Re: Network-Attached Storage Devices

    Synology are solid. Great web interface with tons of features. There is a model for every need and price.

    Synology Network Attached Storage - NEW NAS Experience

    The DS212j is phenomenal.



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    Re: Network-Attached Storage Devices

    Do not get Synology. Don't even look at them. Terrible.

    Edit: Oh damn...



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    Oh 3true, what would I do without thee.



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    Re: Network-Attached Storage Devices

    Quote Originally Posted by bos View Post
    Synology are solid. Great web interface with tons of features. There is a model for every need and price.

    Synology Network Attached Storage - NEW NAS Experience

    The DS212j is phenomenal.
    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    Do not get Synology. Don't even look at them. Terrible.

    Edit: Oh damn...
    LOL



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    Re: Network-Attached Storage Devices

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    Do not get Synology. Don't even look at them. Terrible.

    Edit: Oh damn...
    Synology seems to be the biggest maker of them.

    WD has got poor reviews

    There really isn't many choices.



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    Re: Network-Attached Storage Devices

    Synology seems to always get high marks from users. I have used drobo as well, but those are a tad limited and more expensive.



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    Re: Network-Attached Storage Devices

    Does your wifi support a NAS device directly attached?


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    Re: Network-Attached Storage Devices

    Quote Originally Posted by brianhos View Post
    Does your wifi support a NAS device directly attached?
    Haven't checked moving in to an apartment this August. But certainly I could get a wireless router.



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    Re: Network-Attached Storage Devices

    I have had a Buffalo for several years and have been very satisfied.



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