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Synology DSM 7.0 - How Well Does It Run?

How Well Does Synology DSM 7.0 Run on Different NAS Drives It's been a long road and we've waited close to 3 years since its initial reveal, but the release of the DSM 7 RC, the latest generation of
NA Nascompares_blog_push asked on 17 June 2021, 23:15
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QNAP QMiroPlus-201W & QMiro-201W Mesh Router & NAS Review

QNAP QMiroPlus-201W & QMiro-201W Mesh Router+NAS System Review Of all the devices that I talked about here and on YouTube, there is one device that I would wager is inside 99% of people's homes t
NA Nascompares_blog_push asked on 16 June 2021, 14:05
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Synology DSM vs QNAP QTS NAS 2021 Part III - Backup Tools, Surveillance, Virtual Machines and Conclusion

Synology DSM vs QNAP QTS NAS Software & Hardware Comparison Welcome back to the final part of my Synology vs QNAP NAS comparison, where I go through the main differences between the two biggest b
NA Nascompares_blog_push asked on 11 June 2021, 14:00
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Synology DSM vs QNAP QTS NAS 2021 Part II - Storage Control, Mobile Apps and Multimedia

Synology DSM vs QNAP QTS NAS Software & Hardware Comparison We continue with our comparison of the two biggest brands in Network Attached Storage (NAS) and after comparing how each brand presents
NA Nascompares_blog_push asked on 09 June 2021, 14:05
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Synology DSM vs QNAP QTS NAS 2021 Part I - The GUI, Control, Customization and Brand Focus

Synology DSM vs QNAP QTS NAS Software & Hardware Comparison If you are looking at buying a new NAS drive (either as a first-time buyer or you can considering jumping from one brand to another), t
NA Nascompares_blog_push asked on 07 June 2021, 14:05
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QNAP QLocker Recovery Walkthrough with QRescue Software

A Guide to Recovering Your NAS Files from the QLocker QNAP NAS Malware Attack Good news for those of you whose QNAP NAS systems were affected by the QLocker Malware attack last month - a recoverable
NA Nascompares_blog_push asked on 27 May 2021, 00:05
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QNAP TVS-872X NAS Drive Review - 10G and ZFS, But No Thunderbolt

QNAP TVS-872X NAS Drive Review In the last few years, we have seen the evolution of network-attached storage from being a simple hard drive that you can access remotely, to something far more evolved
NA Nascompares_blog_push asked on 24 May 2021, 14:35
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Synology RS2821RP+ NAS Review - Bigger and Better?

Synology RS2821RP+ Rackmount NAS Hardware Review Synology has really spent the first half of 2021 concentrating on their enterprise and SMB solutions, haven't they? In just over 5 months we have seen
NA Nascompares_blog_push asked on 18 May 2021, 15:00
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Plex vs Emby on your NAS Drive - Which Should You Choose For Your Media Server

Choosing Between Plex and Emby on a NAS in 2021/2022 Despite the fact that network-attached storage NAS has a vast number of services and utilities for home and business use, many users predominantly
NA Nascompares_blog_push asked on 13 May 2021, 23:05
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How to Connect Directly with a Synology NAS Without a Switch or Router

Connecting DIRECTLY With Your NAS without Using a Switch or Router Let's all be honest for a second about one of the biggest advantages and disadvantages of network-attached storage, namely the speed
NA Nascompares_blog_push asked on 11 May 2021, 23:40
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Synology NAS - Recommended Backup, Redundancy and Data Recovery for Beginners

The Best Methods of Backup, Redundancy and Data Recovery on Synology NAS for Dummies Backup, backup, BACKUP! It's something I am prone to say at the beginning and end of my videos whenever I talk abo
NA Nascompares_blog_push asked on 06 May 2021, 23:45
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Synology DS3617XSII, DS2419+II and DX1215II NAS Drive Uncovered

New Synology DS3617xsII, DS2419+II and DX1215II NAS Hardware Listed Synology has been in the process of releasing numerous pieces of enterprise solutions in the first half of 2021 (almost exclusively
NA Nascompares_blog_push asked on 05 May 2021, 11:05
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Official Statement from QNAP About the QLocker Ransomware Attack

QNAP Issue a Public Statement About the QLocker Ransomware Attack on Thousands of NAS Devices It has been a rather turbulent few weeks for QNAP NAS users (and indeed the brand itself) since the initi
NA Nascompares_blog_push asked on 05 May 2021, 08:05
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Brand New Asustor Drivestor Pro 2 and 4 NAS Drive Revealed

New Asustor AS3302T and AS3304T Drivestor Pro NAS Releasing Soon Good News for anyone who has been looking at buying a new NAS in 2021, but is looking to keep things a tad affordable, with the reveal
NA Nascompares_blog_push asked on 04 May 2021, 07:30
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Recover QLocker Ransomware files with TestDisk

Possible Recovery Method for QLocker Encryption On Your QNAP NAS As many of you may be aware, a number of QNAP NAS devices have been struck in the last week+ with a ransomware attack, dubbed QLocker.
NA Nascompares_blog_push asked on 01 May 2021, 19:35
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NAS, Hard Drive & SSD Shortages in 2021 - WHY, HOW, WHERE and WHEN?

Why Are there Hardware Shortages and Price Increases in Hard Drives, SSD and NAS? Where has all the stock gone and why is everything suddenly more expensive? This is the question that lots of users w
NA Nascompares_blog_push asked on 23 April 2021, 15:05
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Is the Synology Router Still Worth Buying in 2021?

The Synology MR2200ac and RT2600ac - Still Worth Buying? Synology we have made quite a name for itself in the world of network-attached storage (NAS) for the last two decades, however in the last few
NA Nascompares_blog_push asked on 19 April 2021, 23:35
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D-Link DWR-2101 Review - The AX1800 WiFi 6 5G SIM Router

D-Link DWR-2101 5G Wifi 6 Router Review - Too Good To Be True? Mobile routers are INCREDIBLY useful and on the face of it, the D-Link DWR-2101 WiFi 6 and 5G Network router is just insane! Whether you
NA Nascompares_blog_push asked on 13 April 2021, 23:35
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New Synology RS2421+ and RS2821+ Rackstation Officially Released

The Synology RS2421+ and RS2821RP+ Rackstation NAS Server is Officially Revealed Yes, although it might not come as a massive surprise (if you have been following NASCompares for the last few months)
NA Nascompares_blog_push asked on 25 March 2021, 13:00
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Synology DS1621+ NAS - 32GB & 64GB Unofficial Memory Upgrade Guide

How to Upgrade the RAM in your Synology DS1621+ to 32GB and 64GB RAM Unofficially Back in Autumn 2020, when the Synology DS1621+ was first released, many users were surprised at the maximum memory an
NA Nascompares_blog_push asked on 25 March 2021, 00:20
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