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Netgear ReadyNAS Duo RND2110
4.9 out of 10

Netgear ReadyNAS Duo RND2110

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Overall 10
10

Nice unobtrusive nas

donald b., Newegg
15 August 2014
  • Summary: I own two of these, purchase the second after having the first for two years with no problems. If you want to use these as backups, just buy extra drives identical to the ones in the nas and switch out the drive on the right hand side of the device.
  • Pros: Easy to use; replaced drives with 2TB Seagate ones, now three years in and no problems at all. Device monitors itself, emails me if it ever has a hiccup, cough or tummyache. Gives off no heat, usb ports easy to use to transfer files from thumbdrives. Good support on netgear forums.
  • Cons: Older versions MUST have their firmware updated, and you must update your raidar and radiator versions as well, or nothing will work correctly. Once done, everything works seamlessly and you have multi TB capacity. Netgear official support sucks. However, they have reps who monitor the support fo...
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Overall 8
8.0

Quality NAS

Darrell B., Newegg
1 December 2013
  • Summary: I've seen reviews that it is picky about what hard drives you put in it. I have not had it reject anything I've used with it.. WD, Seagate, Maxtor, Fuji. 250GB to 2 TB. It IS important to make sure your drive is either NEW, or that you "Delete Volume" on it in Windows disk manager, before inserting...
  • Pros: Works.
  • Cons: Documentation and OS a bit better than v1, but still not quite "easy to use".
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Overall 2
2.0

Bad NAS

Martin L., Newegg
9 April 2013
  • Summary: Make sure you review the hardware compatibility list on the Netgear site before you buy it. If the drive you have is not listed, it won't work. If I can't get a 1 year old drive to work in it, how can you replace a drive in the future.
  • Pros: Small, quiet
  • Cons: Hardware compatibility list on the Netgear site is very specific, and won't run non-listed drives. Period. Support tells you this when you call.
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Overall 10
10

Excellent...except

philo_vance, Amazon
25 February 2013
  • Summary: I've had this unit in service for about 3 months. Though it is a RAID unit, I don't have anything that important to store that I require the redundancy that RAID offers. Important things get backed up to small, local external HDDs every night.
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Overall 10
10

Easy to setup and offering reliable, redundant storage

mhnstr, Amazon
18 January 2013
  • Summary: I have been using the Netgear ReadyNAS Duo v2 for several months now and I have been really impressed. As advertised, the device is small and very quiet and offers redundant storage. In the box you will find the NAS box, a CAT5e cable, additional mounting screws and the power cable.
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Overall 6
6.0

Inadequate child support

My Fake Name, Amazon
12 November 2012
  • Summary: *** Unlike so many previous Amazon reviewers, compared to whom I am a child, I will speak to the less sophisticated potential user of the Netgear ReadyNAS Duo v2 (2TB: 2 X 1TB) (RND2210), of which I am definitely one.
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Overall 10
10

Great unit.

Joshua C., Newegg
13 February 2011
  • Pros: Use this unit @ work and at home. Easy setup, great backup software.
  • Cons: A little loud.
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Overall 8
8.0

Good Buy

Charles S., Newegg
29 January 2011
  • Pros: Very easy to use and set up. Nice features. Recommend for the price.
  • Cons: I have had problems copying files across my home network. At times I get a message saying there's not enough space but then when I try a second time the files copy. Go figure.
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Overall 6
6.0

Easy Use

Robert M., Newegg
12 August 2010
  • Summary: Good for simple task and amazing for media streaming. The ability to shut it off at night is awesome. It's amazing how quite it is after its initial turn on. During normal operation with 2 drives its near silent. It's sits behind a TV and no one even notices that its there.
  • Pros: Dose what it's designed to do. Simple, works very well as to stream media to my Xbox360. The iTunes streaming works "slow" but its not to bad for the price.
  • Cons: Premissions suck on this thing I have a user set will full and took ownership of all files and still unable to delete some items created by default admin account. Had to reconnect as admin to remove some of the files/folders. Slow when it comes to small files over wireless drops down to 400kbs......
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Overall 8
8.0

Nice!

Don A., Newegg
9 July 2010
  • Summary: I do incremental daily backup for Monday thru Friday of critical databases. Continuous included Backup software won't do this
  • Pros: Got it, plugged it in - Done! Browser interface is straight forward and informational. Ordered the extra 1TB drive at the same time. Instructions said to hook up, back up files and then install the additional RAID drive. Didn't have time to wait so I plugged it in about halfway thru the backup. N...
  • Cons: Print server is only for a USB printer. I have 4 network printers and it would have been nice to take the load off of a PC.
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