Reviews and Problems with Synology Disk Station DS713+
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Synology DS713+ (NAS)
28 November 2013
Excerpt: You don't only buy a high quality product, you also buy the peace of mind of something that will work and will be reliable. I mainly bought this NAS because I wanted to be the master piece of my home media network. I wanted to
Cons: Will not stay on the windows network. Can connect to the web interface, but can't browse the folders sometimes. Have been working with tech support for 5 months and they finally gave me a firmware patch for my issue. It still didn't work. For $600 it should work flawlessly. I have a cheap LG that...
Summary: This device was installed in a simple scenario, for backups and a shared folder of family photos and video. After 18 months, it failed, without being touched, power surged, or otherwise stressed. The symptom? A blinking blue light.
Summary: Cheap plastic chassis, cheap plastic parts, cheap fan. Second unit arrived DOA just like the first one. Fan stopps working after 10 minutes. The unit over heats and shuts down repeatadly. Straight out the of box. The first unit had a lose fan and basically not working at all.