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    I' ve quit the ideea of USB hdd to router and want to buy a NAS

    @ DiliMe I have already ordered the Synology 720+ :), probably I would have taken a better look at QNAP based on your Apple vs Android comparison. Regarding the availability of HDMI port... this is a minus for me :) . I will play all my media over the network (Ethernet or cable). I just need...
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    I' ve quit the ideea of USB hdd to router and want to buy a NAS

    k guys... you made me think.... I looked again, checked my pocket.... Synology DS720+ It has more memory space, posibility of nvme cache (I have one laying around) Seems to be beefier than DS220+, hope future me will thank me. Any advices againt it? or any advice for something comparable...
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    I' ve quit the ideea of USB hdd to router and want to buy a NAS

    Building one is not something I exclude. But I am too worried about power consumption, and the sheer amount of choices really. Another worry is being tied up to a proprietary ecosystem... but if it does all the things I need, then I would preffer to buy an off the shelf. Actually I would have...
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    I' ve quit the ideea of USB hdd to router and want to buy a NAS

    I have red many of the posts here, but none of them are quite my usecase. I want a NAS that in order of importance. Off the shelf HW or easy to build Has only 2 bays Does not consume tooo much. At night is not used at all! Use it mainly as Extra storage space fo pc and laptops. Play music from...
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    Asus router and port powered external HDD

    I need something to host my 500GB photos, some music, keep a quick backup of files and games, and once in a while play a 4k video from it. In theory an external HDD would do all these. (I think I do not want a NAS atm :) ) I like the idea of having an external HDD powered via USB, but I saw...
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