We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message
Contact Forum Editor

Send an email to our Forum Editor:


PLEASE NOTE: Your name is used only to let the Forum Editor know who sent the message. Both your name and email address will not be used for any other purpose.

Tech Helproom


It's free to register, to post a question or to start / join a discussion


 

Which of these three NAS drives is best?


kidmullet1

Likes # 0

Hopefully someone can recommend the best NAS drive to fit my needs. I'm looking to stream music to itunes, HD video, content to TV/PS3 etc. 1tb should be more than enough so I have narrowed it down to three models:

1) Buffalo LinkStation Live
2) Western Digital My Book World Edition
3) Iomega Home Media Network

All reviews I have read rank them pretty evenly but ideally I'm looking for the quietest, faster transfer speed, no rights/format restrictions, good FTP interface etc

Thanks in advance!

Like this post
c4rm0

Likes # 0

I use the Western digital My book world edition 2TB NAS and i have had nothing but trouble with it. After about a couple hours it would become un-acessable even though you could still ping it i had to SSH into the device and Disable Mionet and the Media server Twonky

click here

Like this post

Reply to this topic

This thread has been locked.



IDG UK Sites

Three buys O2 to become UK's largest network

IDG UK Sites

CarPlay and Android Auto: only a stepping stone to a fully connected car

IDG UK Sites

Microsoft's HoloLens hands-on review

IDG UK Sites

OS X Yosemite vs Windows 10: The Mac and PC operating systems go head to head UPDATED