LS-WVL : LinkStation™ Pro Duo
Faster and safer centralised storage
Buffalo LinkStation Pro™ Duo is RAID-enabled for maximum speed and reliability.
The Buffalo LinkStation™ Pro Duo (LS-WVL) is the ideal solution to keep important files in your home or small office safe. The high performance, dual drive NAS device can be configured in RAID 0 (striping) for maximum speed or RAID 1 (mirroring) for maximum redundant storage. Should one hard drive fail, you will have a mirror copy of your data on the second drive.
Share your digital content with everyone on your networkStream your favourite music and videos from the LinkStation™ Pro Duo to a PC, Playstation 3®, Xbox 360®, or any DLNA™ or UPnP® media player.
View your digital content on any DLNA™ or UPnP® Certified media playerThe built-in DLNA™ Media Server allows you to share movies and play music on any DLNA™ or UPnP® Certified media player.
Powerful backup with NovaBACKUP® ProfessionalThe LinkStation™ Pro Duo is bundled with five licenses of NovaBACKUP® Professional. The NovaBACKUP® Professional automatically backs up your personal documents along with your favorite photos, music and videos, and protects your data on workstations locally and online. Regardless of theft, user error or hardware failure, NovaBACKUP® keeps your data secure.
Built-in BitTorrent™ clientDownload large files independently without having to power up your PC with the built-in BitTorrent™ client feature found in all Buffalo's LinkStation™ and TeraStation™ NAS devices. The BitTorrent™ client frees your PC or laptop for other activities. A BitTorrent™ client is a programme that uses the BitTorrent™ protocol to manage large file downloads and uploads over the Internet.
Eco-friendly, energy-savingThe Schedule Power Management System reduces CO2 omissions and helps save up to 66% power. The PC Interlocking Power Management System makes power saving effortless.
Faster file transfer, disk copyingTurn on the Windows-based TurboPC and TurboCopy features to speed up file transfer and disk copying rates.
Active Directory supportWorks as a client in an Active Directory domain allowing the LinkStation™ Pro Duo to utilise the domain users and groups.
Backup for multiple Mac computersSupports Apple Time Machine - for backing up multiple Mac computers.
Seamlessly wired to iTunes®Seamlessly integrates with iTunes, allowing you to access your stored music files on the LinkStation™ Pro Duo from your iTunes.
Built-in print serverThe built-in print server allows you to print from anywhere on your network with a USB 2.0 printer.
Gigabit Ethernet ports10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet enabled for high-speed network connections.
Backup for all LinkStations™ on your networkSchedule regular backups from one LinkStation™ to another over your LAN network or to an external HDD via USB.
USB portExpand storage by adding a USB hard drive via the USB port.
Restricted network accessSet access to network at group and user security levels to protect data.
LinkStation Pro Duo - LS-WVL - Hifi Vision - Gut /Sehr Gut
Jun 2012 01/06/2012
Micro Hebdo & www.01Net.com – August 18th
Aug 2012 11/08/2012
A group test about seven NAS equipped with two hard drive.
All the technical specifications, design and functionalities are described.
There are two Buffalo products (LS Pro Duo & LS Mini).
LS Pro Duo was awarded, LS Mini is ranked third.
Competitors: Iomega, LG, LaCie, Netgear
LS Pro Duo: Global mark: 6.8/10 Quality-Price ratio: 6.1/10
LS Mini: Global mark: 6.2/10 Quality/Price ratio: 8.4/10
Buffalo LinkStation LS-WVL Pro Duo - Heimkino
Jan 2012 13/01/2012
Buffalo LinkStation LS-WVL Pro Duo - digital home
Feb 2012 17/02/2012