TweakTown
Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
5,910 Reviews & Articles | 38,056 News Posts

Netgear ReadyNAS 104 Four Bay Consumer NAS Review - Benchmarks - Single Client Throughput

Netgear ReadyNAS 104 Four Bay Consumer NAS Review

In the market for a low-cost networked storage solution? You may want to take a look at the Netgear ReadyNAS 104.

| SOHO NAS/DAS in Storage | Posted: Dec 18, 2013 10:01 pm
TweakTown Rating: 91%      Manufacturer: Netgear

Benchmarks - Single Client Throughput

 

Workload

 

HD Video Play - 720p HD stream from Windows Media Player, 256kB reads

2HD Video Play - 2x playback

4HD Video Play - 4x playback

HD Video Record - 720p HD stream, 256kB writes

File Copy From NAS - 4GB file copy, 64kB reads

File Copy To NAS - 64kB writes

 

TweakTown image content/5/9/5951_40_netgear_readynas_104_four_bay_consumer_nas_review.png

 

In our single client testing, the RN104 did quite well utilizing RAID 0. Above, you can see the unit peaked at 99.4 MB/s in 2x Video Playback.

 

TweakTown image content/5/9/5951_41_netgear_readynas_104_four_bay_consumer_nas_review.png

 

Setting up a RAID 5 array, the RN104 showed no loss in performance coming from RAID 0. Here, we have the unit peaking once again during 2x Video Playback at 95.6 MB/s.

 

TweakTown image content/5/9/5951_42_netgear_readynas_104_four_bay_consumer_nas_review.png

 

RAID 10 gained a little more performance. Video Playback x2 again recorded peak results at 96.4 MB/s, though the unit did quite well throughout all testing.

Related Tags

Further Reading: Read and find more Storage content at our Storage reviews, guides and articles index page.

Do you get our RSS feed? Get It!

Post a Comment about this content

Latest Tech News Posts

View More News Posts

TweakTown Web Poll

Question: Facebook's acquisition of Oculus VR will...

Improve Oculus Rift Development

Hamper Oculus Rift Development

Completely destroy Oculus Rift Development

Let's wait and see, I'm not sure

or View the Results

View More Polls

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases