Reviews and Problems with Synology DiskStation DS211j
Showing 1-10 of 18
Synology DiskStation DS211j NAS Review
17 October 2011
Summary: When taking into account all of what the DS211j offers, coupled with its actual performance, it can be a great addition to any home or office environment. Its biggest advantage is the fact that it’s so user-friendly to set up and manage.
Pros: User-friendly DiskStation web interface, Expandable to 6 TB, Offers an array of features suiting entertainment and business needs, Good writing performance, with consistent reading performance, Excellent support for Windows PC, Mac and Linux
Cons: While hot-swappable, it’s too much work to actually get to the drives, Media files have to go into default media folders to allow streaming, Writing time is slower when large numbers of documents are being transferred, User-friendly interface could better explain what some features are meant for
Excerpt: Synology's DS211j is a great addition to an expanding home network. Not only does it provide storage and backup solutions, it also offers print and media server capabilities, website hosting, PC-free downloading, and much more at a price that is easy on the wallet.
Excerpt: Synology DiskStation DS211j Review Manufacturer: Synology UK price (as reviewed): £159.99 (inc VAT) US price (as reviewed): $223.99 (ex tax) The DS211j is the successor to the DS210j, which won a coveted Premium Grade award when we covered it in Custom PC .
Summary: Now that 2 TB hard drives can be purchased for under a C-note NAS (Network Attached Storage) devices become even more appealing for the home or small business environment. A few years ago four terabytes of network storage could only be found housed in commercial servers; today it can be easily...
Pros: Improved user-friendly interface, Energy efficient, Built in DNLA Media Server, RAID, Simple setup, Affordable, Apple TimeMachine capable, Supports 2.5” and 3.5” drives
Excerpt: The Synology DiskStation DS211j is a twin-disk NAS enclosure. It looks almost identical to the company's previous two-disk models and, as we've observed before, it isn't much of a looker. It's just as well that fitting disks is straightforward.
Teste do Servidor de Arquivos Synology DiskStation DS211j
Clube do Hardware
11 September 2011
Conclusion: O bacana do DS211j é que ele não precisa de muita manutenção. Depois de configurado, ele funciona sem intervenção do usuário e pode facilmente ser ligado ou desligado de qualquer computador da rede doméstica ou a partir de um computador remoto.
Excerpt: Das vernetzte Zuhause verlangt nach einer zentralen Speicherstätte für Videos, Musik und Bilder. Netzwerk-Festplatten erfüllen diese Aufgabe häufig besser als Computer, denn sie versprechen, kompakter und leiser zu sein und Strom zu sparen.