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Synology DS1513+
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Synology DS1513+

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Review of Synology DiskStation DS1513+ NAS

Testfreaks blog
23 September 2013
  • Conclusion: With the DiskStation DS1513+ Synology has released another well-polished, mature system with plenty of room for growth. While designed for the small business in mind, the Synology DiskStation DS1513+ is a great way for the home user to keep their data backed up and use as a multimedia hub.
  • Pros: Great for privacy minded, 20TB Internal storage capacity out of the box, Scalable up to 60TB with expansion units, Works with latest version of DSM (4.3), Includes two USB 3.0 ports, Intuitive user interface (DSM), Works with Linux, OS X or Windows, Easy setup, Energy Efficient
  • Cons: Expensive, Drive bay locks could be better
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Synology DS1513+ review: NAS with four network ports

Hardware.Info
20 July 2013
  • Excerpt: With room for five disks, the DS1512+ is one of the more deluxe NAS models in Synology's line-up. Its successor, the DS1513+ looks exactly like it, aside from the additional two network ports in the back.
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Synology DS1513+ NAS Review

StorageReview.com
18 June 2013
  • Summary: The Synology DS1513+ is a 5-bay NAS that provides up to 20TB of raw storage that can be scaled to 60TB using DX513 expansion bays. For performance, the DS1513+ now offers 2GB of RAM (which can be expanded to 4GB) and features a daul core 2.13GHz processor.
  • Pros: Increased connectivity over previous generation (4 Ethernet ports), Utilizes drives well regardless of spindle speed, Very easy to setup and get operational
  • Cons: SMB performance lower than iSCSI
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Synology DiskStation DS1513+

Legion Hardware
14 June 2013
  • Summary: The Synology DS1513+ does an excellent job of filling the gap between the expensive DS2413+ and the much smaller 2-bay DS713+. Hardware wise the DS1513+ is virtually identical to both models, though like the DS2413+ it comes loaded with 2GB of RAM whereas the cheaper DS713+ has just 1GB of RAM.
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Overall 10
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Synology Disk Station DS1513+ ( 5TB, Red)

CNET
14 May 2013
  • Summary: The Synology DiskStation DS1513+ is easily one of the best multiple-bay NAS servers to date, performing superbly both as an advanced storage server and as the central host for a long list of home entertainment and business uses.
  • Pros: The Synology DiskStation DS1513+ offers massive dynamically scalable storage space, stellar performance, a robust Web interface, and it supports a vast quantity of useful features for both home and small and medium business applications.
  • Cons: Novice users might have a tough time setting up the server's advanced features.
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Expert Review

CRN
8 October 2013
  • Summary: Synology’s DiskStation DS1513+ is a compact NAS appliance that’s jam-packed with connectivity. It’s the first desktop model we’ve seen to offer four Gigabit ports, and it also crams in two USB 3, four USB 2 and two eSATA ports.
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Synology DiskStation DS1513+

PC Pro
22 August 2013
  • Conclusion: The DS1513+ takes the desktop storage crown thanks to its speed, features, value and expansion potential
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Overall 8
8.0

Synology DiskStation DS1513+ review

v3.co.uk
12 August 2013
  • Summary: The Synology DS1513+ is a very flexible network storage device that can be expanded to serve a wide variety of network functions, if required. However, this very flexibility may make the device too complex for some SMEs.
  • Pros: Flexible storage, expandable with extra apps, easy to add/remove disks, four Ethernet ports
  • Cons: Drives not included in price, complex to configure
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Synology DS1513+

pc diy
23 September 2013
  • Excerpt: ■ DSM 4.3 企業應用 一應俱全 企業應用早就深植在任何機器中,Synology從1bay機種到15bay、18bay機種,都是使用相同的DSM韌體,在DSM中有著許多針對企業用戶提供的服務,例如支援Windows ACL及LDAP能讓DS1513+快速的融入現有的工作環境,或者透過NAS來分享印表機、建立VPN伺服器、ERP軟體、郵件伺服器、網頁伺服器、防毒軟體及網路影像監控程式等。若上述功能還不夠用,也可以到套件中心找找,內有Synology官方的應用之外,也有整理的第三方的應用程式,只要安裝套件並且啟用,點兩下原本安裝複雜的程式安裝,立刻安裝在DS1513+上面。在這次DSM...
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Overall 9
9.3

SYNOLOGY DS1513+ & DX513: il Top per le PMI

Xtremehardware
21 September 2013
  • Excerpt: In questi ultimi due anni la redazione vi ha proposto numerosi articoli riguardanti i prodotti Synology ed in tutti i casi le impressioni son sempre state brillanti.
  • Pros: Prestazioni top gamma, Linea, Bay push-unlock, Rail serraggio dischi 3,5", Chiavi e serrature, Link Aggregation 4x, Supporto unità esterne, Consumi non eccessivi, Synology Disk Manager
  • Cons: Bay non in metallo, Mancanza uscita video
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