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Storage devices for the holidays

CNET rounds up the top storage products for those who want help with gift ideas for the holidays.

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Synology DiskStation DS1511+

With support for the top amount of storage space, flexible RAID configuration, stellar performance, and a vast amount of features, Synology's DS1511+ is the ultimate network storage server for any home or small business.
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Samsung 830

Superfast and supersleek, the Samsung 830 Series is the jewel of solid-state drives. It will make a great and practical gift for either your nerdy friend or yourself.
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Clickfree C6

For those who want to make sure a system is backed up but don't know how, the Clickfree C6 will get the job done. It can even restore the entire system to a former state.
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Promise Pegasus R6 (12TB)

Offering a large amount of storage space and throughput speeds that are significantly faster than even the fastest SSD, this Thunderbolt storage device could be a Mac owner's delight, if you can afford it.
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Seagate GoFlex Slim (320GB)

This is possibly the slimmest portable hard drive on the market with a superfast speed. It's a great gift for any laptop user who needs to carry extra data around.
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Seagate GoFlex Satellite

This portable external hard drive with a built-in 6-hour battery, which works as a wireless storage extension for a tablet or laptop, will make a great gift for any iPad owner.
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Synology DiskStation DS712+

The DS712+ is the latest NAS server from Synology and it's the best dual-bay server to date. The server excels in all categories, including performance, design, ease of use, and features.

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