Seagate Business Storage 4-Bay NAS (Diskless) comparison

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Seagate Business Storage 4-Bay NAS (Diskless)

Seagate Business Storage 4-Bay NAS (Diskless)
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Synology DiskStation DS1513+

Synology DiskStation DS1513+
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WD My Cloud EX4 (16TB)

WD My Cloud EX4 (16TB)
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WD My Cloud (4 TB)

WD My Cloud (4 TB)
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Price $280 to $415 at 5 stores $599 to $742 at 7 stores $779 to $887 at 5 stores $999 to $1,199 at 7 stores $202 to $300 at 11 stores
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3.0 stars Good
    Overall score: 6.7 (3.0 stars)
Editors' choice 4.5 stars Spectacular
    Overall score: 9.1 (4.5 stars)
Editors' choice 4.5 stars Spectacular
    Overall score: 9.2 (4.5 stars)
4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.0 (4.0 stars)
4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.5 (4.0 stars)
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Release date February 25, 2013 April 23, 2012 May 14, 2013 November 07, 2013 October 02, 2013
The Bottom Line Given its relatively low price, the Seagate Business Storage 4-Bay NAS is worth the investment. Synology DiskStation DS412+ makes an excellent NAS server for advanced home and small-office networks. The Synology DiskStation DS1513+ is easily one of the best multiple-bay NAS servers to date, performing superbly both as an advanced storage server and as the central host for a long list of home entertainment and business uses. It's not the fastest NAS, nor does it include many advanced features, but the WD My Cloud EX4 still combines great ease of use into an affordable personal cloud system that's excellent for a connected home. For a low-cost entry-level network storage device, the WD My Cloud is very impressive both in performance and features, making it one of the best deals for home users.

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