Editors Liked

  • Energy efficient AMCC processor
  • Two hotswap drive bays
  • Supports RAID 0, 1 and JBOD
  • Web based file access
  • File sharing for Windows, Mac and Linux clients, iTunes, Piczza and Plex Media servers, Builtin FTP and print servers, BitTorrent client
  • Affordable
  • Possibility to setup network location
  • Easy to install HDDs

Editors Didn't Like

  • Plastic construction
  • ThecusOS's single window design does not allow multitasking
  • Not user friendly
  • Android app doesn't work at all
  • Fan can be overly loud
  • Limited number of apps available
  • Fairly loud overall
  • Hard drives sold separately
  • Can't expand from single disk to a RAID level without losing data
  • The interface slows down with many clients
  • No support for HDD standby (spindown)