Test System & Power Consumption

Intel Core 2 Duo Test System Specs
- Intel Core 2 Duo E7400 (2.60GHz)
- x2 2GB DDR2-1066 G.Skill (CAS 7-7-7-18)
- Asus P5Q Pro (Intel P45)
- OCZ GameXStream (700 watt)
- Western Digital Black 500GB (Serial ATAII)
- Western Digital Black 500GB (Serial ATAII)
- Asus Radeon HD 4550 (256MB)
Software
- Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate SP1 (64-bit)
- ATI Catalyst 9.12

Synology Disk Station DS410j
- Samsung Spinpoint F1 750GB (Serial ATAII)
- Samsung Spinpoint F1 750GB (Serial ATAII)

Synology Disk Station DS409+
- Western Digital Black 500GB (Serial ATAII)
- Western Digital Black 500GB (Serial ATAII)
- Western Digital Black 500GB (Serial ATAII)
- Western Digital Black 500GB (Serial ATAII)

Promise Technology SmartStor NS4600
- Western Digital Black 500GB (Serial ATAII)
- Western Digital Black 500GB (Serial ATAII)
- Western Digital Black 500GB (Serial ATAII)
- Western Digital Black 500GB (Serial ATAII)

Synology Disk Station DS109
- Western Digital Black 500GB (Serial ATAII)

Synology Disk Station DS107
- Western Digital Black 500GB (Serial ATAII)

The LG N2A2's power consumption is extremely low, using up to 17 watts which is over five times less than our custom-built Windows test system.