Summary: DO NOT BUY!!!!! Does NOT work in RAID 1. Buffalo blames this on firmware. Isn't that their job to give us working software!?!?!? In other words you cannot mirror your data. For the price of this you could more cheaply get 6TB stand alone. The point of the device is to replicate and run in RAID 1!
Summary: Terrible. This thing was expensive, we did get a discount so it was bought around $600. Unfortunately, we bought this product based on Huntington Technologies (Southfield, Mi) suggestion, and it..
Summary: If I could give this thing zero stars, I would. 6 weeks after purchase it crashed and I lost all of my data. It's giving me an emergency message to update the firmware because the firmware is corrupt, but when I go to update it, it says the most current firmware is installed.
Summary: 1.5 years in and it's dead. It's past warranty so I'm just out of luck. The setup was easy, the interface was functional but clunky. The transfer speeds were pretty good at around 50MB/s. Up to 72MB/s for short bursts.
Summary: Pros: Raid 1, Network attached, small size. Cons: Raid controller failed within 1 month. Buffalo replaced a Hard drive after a week of troubleshooting. Less than a month after replacement of the HD the unit failed again and Buffallo sent out a new Revision 3 unit.
Summary: In the past I had been buying the cheap Linkstations with only one drive and they seemed to last about 14-18 months before they gave up and fired themselves. Luckily I am quite good at keeping a second back up.
Summary: I have purchased three buffalo NAS products, a 300GB LinkStation, 1TB TeraStation, and a 1TB TeraStation Pro. I used my LinkStation for backups of my data files, but it starting acting a little buggy (I could not access password-secured directories reliably) so I purchased the TeraStation Pro...
Premature death, poor warranty, terrible customer service
Seamus O'Boogie, Amazon
12 March 2014
Summary: They used WD Caviar Green drives in my box. These drives have a 3 year warranty if you buy them yourself. Buffalo buys them for you and then slaps a 1 year warranty on the box and drives, essentially ripping you off 2/3 of the drive's warranty.
Summary: After spending days transferring all of my data from my old backup to this unit, it suddenly just lost everything. An email to tech support did not receive a reply after a month. So I started over with a new drive, copied all the data out again, and then tried to create a RAID 1.