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Synology DiskStation DS1512+
8.7 out of 10

Synology DiskStation DS1512+

Synology DiskStation DS1512+ offers a high-performance, scalable Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Synology DiskStation DS1512+

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Overall 6
6.0

Media Streaming

ChuckG, Amazon
25 February 2013
  • Summary: It seems to work ok for media streaming and backups. I tried to install the "Cloud" and can't get it to work. The client side seems to be the problem. I emailed support for a fix and followed their directions, sent them the logs etc. I haven't heard a word back in over a month.
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Overall 6
6.0

Impressively-featured NAS fails at RAID recovery.

Amazon Jeff, Amazon
8 September 2012
  • Summary: I had initially written a glowing review of this unit after loading it up with my data and setting my preferences. It was a great first impression, and many thing about the Synology NAS are wonderful; however only 2 months in I had my first disk failure and the recovery was anything but graceful.
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Overall 6
6.0

Cautiously Optimistic

M. Robinson, Amazon
7 September 2012
  • Summary: I had great expectations and was pleased with the unit for 4 days... then it went dark and unresponsive. I went online for Synology support on Saturday and waited until the afternoon of the first business day (Tuesday) for a response. It was weak... I followed instructions to no avail.
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Overall 6
6.0

Great NAS, but it did not last a week!

RA, Amazon
25 March 2012
  • Summary: The 1512+ was great for the first 5 days I had it. Upon arrival, I upgraded to DSM 4 without a hitch. Created some share folders and moved 100+ gb of data quickly, seeing write speeds of around 60MB/s.
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Overall 6
6.0

Excellent, software getting worse at each upgrade

Eugenio Mastroviti "bookworm", Amazon
19 April 2014
  • Summary: I've had this for about a year, it's an excellent product, easy to set up, easy to manage, the performance is excellent. However, the bundled software gets worse and worse at each release, especially the PhotoStation which has become fundamentally useless: drag-and-drop upload does not work in most...
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Overall 6
6.0

Netzwerkspeicher mit viel Potential, Einrichtung nicht einfach

PK19, Amazon
20 February 2013
  • Summary: Motivation: Die Synology DS 1512+ sollte es ermöglichen, dass Computer, Netzwerkdrucker, Fernseher, Netzwerk-Spieler, iPods und Tablets ihre Daten zentral speichern und auch abrufen können.
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