Reviews and Problems with Buffalo LinkStation Pro Duo
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Inferior product and service.
11 November 2013
Summary: I purchased two of these units several months ago and I truly, truly regret it. On extracting one of the drives, I found that the circuit board was fraying and splitting. I contacted Buffalo technology and at the same time supplied photographs of the said damage. An investigation then followed by the Manager, the engineer and team leader of the help desk, and without physically inspecting the drive, they concluded that I had caused the damage, because of the way I...
Summary: I've never returned an item like this, normally my purchases are thoughtful and I do not make mistakes. Not this time. This is a product very well advertised but practically very LIMITED, despite all the nice misleading features. One for all is the almost useless USB port. CAREFUL!!! It's not a normal Hard Disk, easy to connect to your PC or MAC. You can only use it as NAS (via web) therefore, if you have over 300GB of data to backup...forget it.
Summary: I am giving this product the lowest rating because given by its product title, i.e. Pro & High Speed, I am deeply disppointed by its poor performance. Here are some figures for your consideration: - I have 41 files in a folder, a mixture of JPG, and large TIF files. Size = 1.01 GB. Three of the largest TIFs > 100 MB each. - I use Canon's DPP software to process image files.