Editors Liked

  • Smart, minimalist design
  • Smooth, well synchronised transcoding
  • Intuive setup and stylish UI
  • Additional bays helpful for streaming larger libraries
  • Video-transcoder off-loads CPU usage well
  • Lots of features and capabilities to leverage with DSM 5.0

Editors Didn't Like

  • Much faster four bay rivals
  • Slight price premium
  • Only one Gigabit Ethernet port
  • No HDMI port