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Western Digital My Cloud EX2 review: Fabulous features; pedestrian performance

WD My Cloud EX2

At a Glance

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  • WD My Cloud EX2 Western Digital My Cloud EX2 (4TB)
    3.5/5
    $370.00
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    The My Cloud EX2’s professional feature set, marvelous Web interface, and remote access capabilities make network-attached storage as easy as can be. But this NAS is a slow performer.

At a Glance

The My Cloud EX2’s professional feature set, marvelous Web interface, and remote access capabilities make network-attached storage as easy as can be. But this NAS is a slow performer.

Price when rated: $370 (street price)
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Pros

  • Terrific user interface
  • Easy to access and swap drives
  • Strong set of software features

Cons

  • Slow performer, especially with small files
  • Can't automatically sync files between one client and two My Cloud EX2 drives
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