Summary: It sort of works but to be honest, it's all a bit clunky. Nothing is intuitive or particularly well integrated, the IOS app is very slow and prone to failing, the hard drive crashes and needs to be re set regularly, large file transfers have a habit of crashing the router.
Summary: The first one of these to arrive didn't work. The green light on the top stayed flashing continuously and nothing I did would let me reset it, so after a few days of frustration, I sent it back for a replacement. This one worked straight away and is fantastic.
Summary: Just what i've been looking for. Prior to ordering this i had my reservations about how easy it would be to setup etc. Well today the unit arrived and i needn't have been concerned. It was as simple as plug and play literally.
Now that it is set up it works great. All photos and files safely stored
Bob Hope, Amazon
3 February 2015
Summary: I purchased this item for personal use to back up files photos and family videos. The set-up process for me, a non-techy, was challenging and I did have problems setting up remote access. I contacted Seagate Technical support who were superb.
Disappointing product - within a couple of months the unit ...
M. Hunter, Amazon
6 January 2015
Summary: Disappointing product - within a couple of months the unit stopped working - returned to seagate for replacement - then surprise surprise the same thing happened again. I gave up and got a Dlink version.
Summary: it was working ok, transfer speeds on the Ethernet was about 300kpbs despite running through a 1gbps card. The software did back ups of all my documents and photos. then one day it just failed to "fire up".
Summary: Superb bit of kit, Easy to install and use. I have now migrated to 'All Digital' which has gone down a storm with my partner and kids as they are now able to stream movies and music from anywhere in the house to their Smartphones and Tablets which they think is black-Magic : ) My only 'niggle' is...