Summary: Todayw e are going to talk about 1-Bay SATA Network Storage Enclosure from D-Link called DNS-313. It accommodates one 3.5” SATA hard drive. It also accepts a USB connection, to serve as Direct Attached Storage (DAS) for any computer. Read more in our review!
Pros: Metallic case, Simple installation of the HDD, Good ventilation system, Handy web-interface, iTunes server, Compact size, Low price
Cons: Low speed characteristics, Cannot be used for connecting USB devices, No logging, Low-functionality download manager
Excerpt: D-Link's DNS-313 is one of the cheapest NAS enclosures here. It's also one of only two that can be connected directly to a computer using USB. Fitting a disk is effortless since it doesn't require any screws. The web configuration interface is similar to those found on D-Link's wireless routers and is not difficult to navigate.