Editors Liked

  • Very good price/performance ratio
  • Support for two hotswap disks
  • High, overall performance
  • Tons of features
  • Optional application packages that enhance functionality
  • Intuitive and windowed operating system
  • USB 3.0, eSATA, and SD card ports
  • Synology Hybrid RAID
  • Ability to skip diskchecking during RAID initialization

Editors Didn't Like

  • HDD trays are not numbered
  • RAM is not upgradable (although it is not needed)
  • Cannot format an external disk to NTFS
  • Not ErP Lot 6 compliant
  • Not compatible with all USB 3.0 external cases/disks
  • A longer warranty would be great