Summary: The TS-209 Pro II is a fast product with a bounty of features beyond what we typically see in NAS products, it’s just not among the speediest NAS devices we’ve tested. If you don’t need the increased storage that a second drive bay brings, you’re better off purchasing one of the company’s faster single-drive options—like the TS-109 Pro.
Pros: Faster transfer rates than average, absurd number of features, informative front display.
Cons: Not the fastest NAS box we've tested, features not at all different from previous models, only USB connections for external backup.
Excerpt: Many small businesses and advanced home users will use some form of external storage device to backup data or store common files across a network. One of the most convenient methods of doing this is to use a NAS (Network Attached Storage) device, which allows you to access network...