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Synology DiskStation DS211j
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Synology DiskStation DS211j

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Synology DiskStation DS211j NAS Review

Hardware Secrets
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
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Expert Review

Tweak News
19 April 2011
  • 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.
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Synology DiskStation DS211j Review

23 January 2011
  • 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 .
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Review of Synology DiskStation DS211j

Testfreaks blog
18 November 2010
  • 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
  • Cons: 4 TB Storage Max
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Overall 9

Synology DiskStation DS211j

Trusted Reviews
7 September 2011
  • Summary: 'Exciting' is not usually associated with networked attached storage, but it is now Synology has bought a full featured NAS to a truly mainstream price point.
  • Pros: Dynamically Expansive RAID, Easy to use, Excellent value
  • Cons: Uninspiring design, Budget build quality
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Overall 10

Synology DiskStation DS211j review

18 March 2011
  • 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.
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Overall 8

Synology DS211j im Test

31 January 2012
  • Summary: Die Synology DS211j kommt als Leergehäuse mit zwei Festplatteneinschüben, die sich durch zusätzliche Rahmen auch mit 2,5-Zoll-Platten bestücken lassen. Wir haben den Test.
  • Pros: Funktionalität, Web-Oberfläche, Geschwindigkeit, Verarbeitung
  • Cons: Preis ohne interne Festplatte(n)
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Test: Synology DS211J NAS

16 December 2011

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.
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Netzwerk-Festplatte Synology DS211j

5 September 2011
  • 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.
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