CES 2013: IoSafe N2 Disaster-Proof NAS server
About Video Comments (0 ) Transcript

CES 2013: IoSafe N2 Disaster-Proof NAS server

2:12 /

The N2 offers the best of both worlds: a disaster-proof casing and a robust and powerful Synology NAS on the inside.

-Hey, guys, Dong Ngo here at CES 2013 in Las Vegas. If you ask me what I should bet on? I should bet on this and maybe you should too. And that's because this is a waterproof, fireproof NAS server from IoSafe. Now, this is a dual-bay server. And right on the inside, there's two hard-drives. That means you can set up in RAID 1 to protect it against a single hard-drive failure. The question is how do you actually get to the drive? Well, there's a hex driver right here and let's see how I do this. It's actually easier than you think to open it. And there you go. Here is the drive door and it feels like that of a vault. And this protects the drive from the extreme heat up to 15 degrees Fahrenheit to 50 degrees Fahrenheit. And on the inside here, there's another layer of protection and this protect the driver inside from water. And you can see here, there's two drives on the inside that can be replaced by you. Now, the device is really, really heavy but that's good thing because it make it harder to be stolen or just share a few [inaudible] where it is very low. Now, if you look around here, this is the booth of Synology. So, the question is what is an IoSafe drive doing here in a booth of a different company? And that's because on the inside is powered by Synology NAS operating system. And that's a very good thing because in my experience, Synology is one of the best if not the best when it comes to network storage. With that said, this device right here offers you the best of both world: the most protection on the outside from IoSafe and the best feature on the inside from Synology. Now, I haven't had a chance to win [inaudible] how this one withstand disaster. But over here, there's one that's being done and you can see that the driver inside should be safe from fire or water. And my guess is this software is going to give you great performance but make sure you check back at the show for the full review. Once again, my name is Dong Ngo and this has been a very brief look at the brand new NAS server from IoSafe N2.

New releases

Tech to keep you cool
0:59 August 1, 2014
Beat the heat this summer with innovative tech, from a fan that plugs in to your phone to apps that help you...
Play video
Asus RT-AC87U router is a big step...
3:51 July 31, 2014
CNET editor Dong Ngo shows you how to spy on your loved ones with Asus' new Wi-Fi router. It's fun!
Play video
Don't expect the new Apple TV until...
5:25 July 31, 2014
Content deals are still holding back Apple's next set-top box. New MacBook Pros get a speed bump, will iMac's...
Play video
Tomorrow Daily 028: Treating addiction...
24:50 July 31, 2014
On today's show, we discuss treating addiction with virtual reality, how Qi wireless charging might evolve,...
Play video
Sony's SRS-X3 takes aim at Bose's...
2:24 July 31, 2014
Sony's compact Bluetooth speaker offers strong sound for its size and costs much less than the Bose.
Play video
DoorBot's digital peephole doesn't...
1:57 July 31, 2014
BOT Home Automation's $199 Wi-Fi doorbell promises increased security and convenience, but does it delive...
Play video
Virgin Mobile offers plans just...
2:56 July 31, 2014
A new plan on Virgin lets customers pay to use certain apps, Internet.org brings free mobile Web access to...
Play video
Find your hidden Facebook inbo...
1:04 July 31, 2014
Facebook keeps a second inbox for messages from outside of your social network. Here's how to find it.
Play video
 

Video discussion

Conversation powered by Livefyre