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The Netgear Readynas Duo V2 Network Attached Storage enclosure provides the perfect home storage and sharing solution for your music library, photos, videos and more.
This 2 bay NAS system is available either with or without drives, and supports up to 6TB of storage using 3.5″ drives, although the storage capability depends on the RAID configuration, JBOD, RAID 0, RAID 1 are supported.
The drives in this NAS system are also hot-swappable, which allows a disk drive to be swapped whilst the machine is operational. Before purchasing drives for the Netgear Readynas, be sure to check the Netgear Compatibility List.
The Netgear Readynas Duo V2:
- Has low power consumption, testing with 2 drives demonstrated the system used 15W whilst active but idle, 22W when under load, and 8W when not active.
- Is protected is a sturdy steel chassis that measures 14cm High x 10cm Wide x 22cm Deep.
- Is reasonably quiet, with the majority of noise coming from the 3.5″ hard drives.
- Includes Backup application, that allows scheduled backups.
The ReadyNas provides plenty of streaming features, including:
- SlimServer, which provides music streaming to the popular Squeezebox music players.
- iTunes Streaming Server, that enables iTunes clients to stream media files straight from the ReadyNAS Duo.
- UPnP AV, provides media streaming service to stand-alone networked home media adapters and networked DVD players that support the UPnP AV protocol or are Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) standard compliant.
- Home Media Streaming Server, which provides streaming of videos, music, and pictures to popular networked DVD players. The streaming players often utilize the streaming client developed by Syabas. Similar to UPnP AV, this service is used to stream videos, music, and pictures from the reserved media share to these adapters.