Pros

  • Active Directory support
  • Versatile configuration software

Cons

  • Only one USB port
  • No UPnP media server support

At A Glance

Business-centric NAS offers reasonable performance and backup software, but no frills.

Manufacturer’s Description

Buffalo's LinkStation Pro Duo is the ideal solution to keep important files safe! The Pro Duo is a 2-drive NAS solution that can be configured in RAID 0 for performance or RAID 1 for redundant storage. If one drive fails, the other still has a copy of the data. As an Active Directory client the Pro Duo can integrated into any business network and Web Access makes remote file access easy!

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number LSW10TGLR1
Storage
Drive size 1000.0 GB
Hard Drive Speed 7200.0 RPM
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces
  • Gigabit ethernet
  • USB 2.0
USB 2.0 Yes
Included Software
Included Software Memeo AutoBackup
General
Buffer Size 16.0 MB
Hardware
Installation Kit Hardware
  • Manual
  • Ethernet Cable
  • Install CD
  • QuickStart Guide

Performance

PC World Test Center
Interface tested Gigabit ethernet
Performance
Test Version 2.0
External Write - Files and Folders 365.2
Primary Volume - Virus Scan 324.89
External Write - Large File 302.56
External Read - Files and Folders 387.21
External Read - Large File 292.22
Primary Volume - Windows File Search 317.87