|Product||Iomega StorCenter ix2-200 (2TB)||WD My Cloud (4 TB)||Synology DS209+ NAS server||Synology DiskStation DS412+|
|Price||$254.99||$209.00 to $255.75||Newer model available here.||$599.99 to $1,297.61|
|CNET editors' rating||3.5 stars||4 stars||4 stars||4.5 stars|
|Average user rating||3.5 stars||0.5 stars||4.5 stars||0 stars|
|Release date||Info unavailable||October 2, 2013||Info unavailable||Info unavailable|
|Bottom line|| |
The Iomega StorCenter ix2-200 NAS server makes a good, affordable backup and storage center for home and small office environments where only simple file sharing and data backup are needed. Keep looking for alternatives if you want more advanced NAS features.
For a low-cost entry-level network storage device, the WD My Cloud is very impressive both in performance and features, making it one of the best deals for home users.
Although expensive and difficult to use for networking novices, the Synology DS209+ offers awesome throughput speed and nearly all the features you could ever need in a NAS server.
Synology DiskStation DS412+ makes an excellent NAS server for advanced home and small-office networks.
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