Pros

  • Accommodates separate five-bay expansion unit
  • Fast and feature-rich

Cons

  • No USB 3.0
  • Expensive

At A Glance

Expandable with a great operating system and tons of features, this two-bay NAS box also moves data rapidly.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.synology.com

The Specs

Storage
Raid type
  • JBoD
  • RAID 0
  • RAID 1
Drive size 2000.0 GB
Hard Drive Speed 7200.0 RPM
Drive type NAS
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces
  • USB 2.0
  • eSATA
USB 2.0 Yes
Serial ATA eSATA
General Features
Form Factor 3.5-inch
Case
Internal Drive Bays 2.0

Performance

Ethernet Performance - PCWorld
Write 10GB Folder 54.5   MB per second
Read 10GB Folder 50.8   MB per second
Write 10GB File 78.7   MB per second
Read 10GB File 105.3   MB per second