MacWorld UK shares 6 best NAS drives for Mac owners
Jul 22, 2020
Buffalo’s LinkStation 220D is a versatile and affordable NAS drive that’s suitable for both home and business users. But, as we’ve seen with Buffalo in the past, its products sometimes lack the straightforward ease of use that Mac and iOS users take for granted.
The TS3420DN is ideal for small businesses that want affordable, uncomplicated network storage at multi-gigabit speeds. The app selection is minimal, but a strong set of backup and security services make this an appliance you can confidently entrust with your irreplaceable data. While the editor misses a snapshot function, he recognizes the NAS to be perfectly functional as is.
Buffalo’s dual-drive LinkStation 220 will cost you little more than a more basic single-drive NAS, but with two drives inside comes options for RAID drive mirroring, giving you extra data security in the unlikely event of hard disk failure.
The TS3420DN is ideal for small businesses that want affordable, uncomplicated network storage at multi-gigabit speeds. The app selection is minimal, but a strong set of backup and security services make this an appliance you can confidently entrust with your irreplaceable data.
TeraStation 6400DN confirm Buffalo’s philosophy: be focus on the on storage, backups and sharing data. Interface supports cloud storage options (Azure, Dropbox and OneDrive), it includes the interesting “snapshots” functionnality … but that’s about it.
NextINpact: Advertorial about WS5020N6 and WSH5610DNS6
Apr 24, 2020
Buffalo Technology’s TeraStation WS520N6 and WSH5610DNS6 network storage servers (NAS) are designed for businesses looking for a Plug’n’Play storage solution that fits seamlessly into an existing Windows Server installation.
Both transfer speeds and processing power are impressive for a NAS at this price, and you can pack in up to 8TB of hard drive capacity here – which should be enough for most users. Accessing your data from remote devices, including Android and iOS phones, is straightforward too.
The NAS systems still cope comparatively well with large files like the UHD movie. The test participants Qnap TS-251A and TS-328 as well as Buffalo Terastation 3210DN with 108 MB/s show this in writing.
This device represents the changing tide in networking and arriving at both a price and hardware point that aggressively competes with the likes of Synology and QNAP on this growing demand for 2.5-5Gbe solutions for 2020.
With a revenue of $995 million and presence in the USA, France, Germany, Italy and Scandinavia, Buffalo Technology embodies the success of these mid-sized international companies that illustrate the richness of the japanese IT industry