Pros

  • Simple, easy-to-use software
  • One easily-accessible, hot-swappable bay

Cons

  • Not as many features as other NAS drives

At A Glance

Good for straightforward network-based file storage and backup; but, this model oversimplifies some tasks.

Manufacturer’s Website

Manufacturer's Pricing

The Specs

Storage
Drive size 500.0 GB
Hard Drive Speed 7200.0 RPM
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces Gigabit ethernet
Included Software
Included Software
  • File Backup SW. Note: User guide on SW install CD
  • HP MediaVault Client Control Center
  • HP PhotoWebshare
General
Buffer Size 16.0 MB
Hardware
Installation Kit Hardware
  • AC Power Cable
  • Printer Support Guide
  • Ethernet Cable. Note: also included in box Printed Quickstart Poster
  • HP Media Vault
  • Power Adapter

Performance

PC World Test Center
Interface tested Gigabit ethernet
Performance
Primary Volume - Virus Scan 275.49
External Read - Files and Folders 257.88
External Read - Large File 167.26
Primary Volume - Windows File Search 276.51
External Write - Files and Folders 377.04
External Write - Large File 370.1
Test Version 2.0