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The Synology DiskStation DS220j is an affordably priced, two-bay NAS device designed for use as a personal cloud solution. It's easy to install, offers a wealth of apps, and delivered speedy performance in testing.
The TerraMaster F5-422 is a five-bay NAS drive that offers many business-friendly features including a speedy 10GbE LAN port, link aggregation, and a fistful of RAID options.
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The TerraMaster F2-210 is an affordable dual-drive NAS device that delivered solid file transfer performance in testing, but somewhat skimps on features.
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The Asustor AS5304T is a powerful four-bay NAS device equipped with top-notch hardware and a generous catalog of apps.
The Asustor AS5202T may be pricey, but this two-bay NAS delivers fast performance and is equipped with top-shelf hardware and loads of apps.
The Synology DiskStation DS419slim is a small but powerful four-bay network-attached storage device that offers many of the same features found on bigger, more expensive models.
The Synology DiskStation DS1019+ is a five-bay NAS device that offers speedy performance and valuable features, including support for numerous RAID configurations, 4K video transcoding, and a host of apps.
The Asustor AS3102T v2 is a two-drive NAS designed for home users that delivers speedy performance and comes with a generous assortment of I/O ports and apps.
The Asustor AS4002T is a feature-packed dual-drive NAS that performs well and is easy to install and configure.
The TerraMaster F2-221 is a dual-drive NAS that performs well and comes with some helpful features, but it's hampered by a difficult setup process and meager tech support.
The QNAP TS-251B-4G is a speedy, easy-to-use dual-drive NAS device equipped with a generous supply of ports and apps.
The Synology DiskStation DS119j is a one-drive personal NAS device that's a good performer and offers a generous selection of apps.
The four-bay Synology DiskStation DS418play is a multimedia network-attached storage (NAS) device that offers numerous apps, tool-free access to drives, and relatively fast performance.
The Asustor AS1004T is a stylish four-drive NAS device that supports multiple RAID configurations and offers a generous assortment of apps, but look elsewhere for speed.