Synology USB Station 2 driveless NAS device

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Synology USB Station 2 driveless NAS device
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Pros

  • Easy way to share USB drives across a network
  • Comprehensive interface

Cons

  • Nothing of note

Bottom Line

The USB Station 2 is an affordable way to introduce as much or as little network storage into the office or home as you care. It’s not quite as fast as integrated NAS solutions using SATA disks, but ought to be plenty quick enough for most domestic purposes. The USB Station 2 is also relatively easy to configure thanks to Synology’s friendly but powerful DSM 3.0 firmware, and is exceptionally discreet -- both in size, power draw and noise levels.

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