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Thecus N4100EVO
7.9 out of 10

Thecus N4100EVO

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Overall 2

Support is awfull

Ives V., Newegg
7 May 2013
  • Pros: None Thecus a company that makes junk.
  • Cons: I have a 2 bay unit that is not recognized by the system using the approved drives. Tech support will not respond to email. If you call you will be on hold for ever. Have units from Sans Digital , Zyxel and Buffalo with no problems
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Overall 10

Reliable, Solid and Easy to setup

Melanie B., Newegg
16 January 2013
  • Summary: I have 4 SAMSUNG SPINPOINT 1.5 TB in it. I cannot hear a thing. It is easy to setup (you have to read the documentation BEFORE you start pushing buttons.) it plays nicely with Windows or Linux . There are tons of options and tools to use it.
  • Pros: Silent, Solid, Easy to implement.
  • Cons: None
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Overall 10

Solid NAS product

William S., Newegg
11 January 2013
  • Summary: I have four 2TB Samsung drives installed, giving me about 6TB of storage space. I can stream my media to my TV through wireless router and it works very well. You should upgrade memory that comes with this NAS, you will notice hike in performance.
  • Pros: This is great product, I don't really understand two previous negative reviews. Build of this NAS is top notch, is solid and substantial. I tried couple other NAS before deciding to keep this one (Synology and Qnap). Other products were flimsy and built from cheap plastic. Thecus is mostly metal,...
  • Cons: Transfer speed can be higher, but not a big deal.
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Overall 2

Unstable and bad product

Nir Z., Newegg
6 January 2013
  • Summary: DO NOT WASTE YOU TIME ON THIS POOR PRODUCT! I got this product 2 weeks ago and was trying to set it up as RAID 5 for no avail. When I got it, i read some of the bad English documentation / videos. I have upgraded the device to its latest firmware and thought i'm good to go.
  • Pros: Nice Case Interesting idea
  • Cons: 1) dropping RAID with no warnings 2) failing Hard drive where is it not true 3) slow Web UI 4) Fan runs fast 5) RAID build takes more than 30 hours 6) hard drive bays make of plastic and can easily break 7) bad documentations
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Overall 2

Horrible, just plain horrible

Ray K., Newegg
2 January 2013
  • Pros: It's quiet.
  • Cons: Where to start, where to start... OK...the rear USB ports are non functional for external USB drives. Support said that this will be fixed in a new firmware upgrade. That was 3 firmware releases ago and still no resolution. The error logs generate nightly errors with the Rsync backup, which are h...
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Overall 8

First NAS

Michael H., Newegg
23 November 2012
  • Summary: I have never owned another NAS so if some of my cons are normal I apologize. I am more disappointed I have to redo my raid because windows software raid and this controller obviously don't match up, a little overwhelmed. I believe once I have it all setup I wont have any problems.
  • Pros: 4 Bay Raid5 Solid design, doesn't feel cheap and love the looks.
  • Cons: The UI has some slow loading times. Seems like it takes a bit to be ready, like 1 or 2 minutes. But it does beep when ready. Seems a bit loud and runs about 2000rpm.
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Overall 4

Thecus N4100EVO - Muss man nicht haben

gewepa, Ciao
18 December 2012
  • Excerpt: Beim Thecus 4100EVO Handelt es sich um ein NAS-Gerät (Network Attached Storage, dt. netzgebundener Speicher), der in das Netzwerk integriert wird und auf den - je nach Einstellung - von jedem Rechner im Netzwerk zugegriffen werden kann.
  • Pros: 4 Festplatteneinschübe, gute Verarbeitung
  • Cons: VIEL zu laut !  VIEL zu langsam  !  Entspricht nicht der Beschreibung
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