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Netgear ReadyNAS Ultra6
6.4 out of 10

Netgear ReadyNAS Ultra6

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Overall 6
6.0

If I'd known....

Andrew B., Newegg
20 March 2013
  • Summary: Interface could be more intuitive. Should show how much space is used for Storage/recovery/expansion.
  • Pros: Simple to configure. Plugged nic cable into laptop. Set nic 192.168.168.xxx install Raidar software on latop and manage the NAS.
  • Cons: Installed 3 TB Drive. 742 GB available. Installed 2nd 3TB drive. Re-Sync C: (1 hr 30 min. An additional 742 GB configured, but inaccessible. Notification displayed that additional storage for expansion available after reboot. Attempted to reboot via the Web Interface but the accept button was gre...
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Overall 6
6.0

Basic Use only

Matthew B., Newegg
27 December 2012
  • Summary: If your looking for a very simplistic NAS to just to local network file sharing and storage, aside from the corrupting core firmware, the box is great. It's small, quiet and energy efficient.
  • Pros: Hot swap drive bays, software X-raid 2 is pretty cool, allowing you to expand the RAID without having to do a full re-build. Firmware lets you do a decent amount of ad-ons and access control.
  • Cons: This is NOT a user friendly beginner NAS, just to get it set up requires knowing how to perform a factory reset, as well as most add ons require php and other forms of scripting usage. Firmware stability is HORRIBLE. I've owned this for 3 months and the firmware has corrupted on me twice by just ...
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Overall 6
6.0

DOA update

D. Fitzgerald, Amazon
12 January 2011
  • Summary: I sent in a review for this about a week ago and it never showed up. Just like the NAS bought through Beach Audio, DOA. The unit exhibited problems from the very start. On boot, it had an error message, "ERR: Could not mount Root RAID d" The management and configuration program, "RAIDar" stated it...
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