Pros

  • Five lockable, hot-swappable bays
  • Great software

Cons

  • Expensive

At A Glance

The DS509+ is a superfast NAS box that provides great features and software.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.synology.com

The Specs

Storage
Drive size 5000.0 GB
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces
  • Gigabit ethernet
  • USB 2.0
  • External SATA-300
USB 2.0 Yes
Serial ATA External SATA-300

Performance

Performance
Primary Volume - Virus Scan 452.63
External Read - Files and Folders 111.16
External Read - Large File 78.6
Primary Volume - Windows File Search 287.97
External Write - Files and Folders 217.6
External Write - Large File 188.02
Test Version 2.0