Synology DS1817+ 8-bay NAS Reviewed

The much anticipated, long awaited launch of the DiskStation DS1817+ from Synology has finally happened. The upgrade to Synology’s 5 and 8-bay DiskStation, which was first launched back in 2011, the DS1817+ is another 8-bay NAS system, but it’s much more comprehensive than previous models. It has been specifically designed to centralize storage. In the […]

Crucial Shows Customers an Easy Way to Install Their SSDs

Crucial have published an easy guide for first-time HDD installers to swap out their old drives with a brand new Crucial SSD. The guide is in four parts and covers preparation, copying, installation and downloads. Preparation Grab everything you need – Crucial SSD, screwdriver, etc… Put SSD spacer aside Backup your files – just in […]

Drobo 5N2 NAS Reviewed

Drobo has recently introduced their latest network appliance, the 5N2. An upgraded version of the 5N, the 5N2 offers many of the same features, and even looks very similar. A network storage solution, the Drobo 5N2 is designed to protect your data with the least amount of effort on the user’s part so that things […]

Thecus Announces N2350 – 2-Bay Home NAS

Thecus has announced the new 2-bay NAS for the home called the N2350. The NAS is powered by the Marvell Armada processor and is the successor to the N2310. Key specifications: Dual core Marvell Armada 385 1.0GHz CPU 1GB DDR4 RAM ThecusOS 7.0 Energy efficient “The N2350 provides all the essential storage services you need […]

The Samsung 850 Pro 2TB SSD Is A World First Consumer Grade Solid-State Drive

The Samsung 850 Pro 2TB SSD is a world first consumer grade solid-state drive. The 850 Pro is powered by Samsung’ industry leading V-NAND technology offering incredible storage capacity that hasn’t been available to consumers of SSDs ever before. Samsung have been able to take the next step in improving and enhancing consumer grade SSDs […]