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Synology BeyondCloud Mirror 6TB Consumer NAS Review (Page 2)

By Tyler Bernath on Jun 17, 2015 09:12 am CDT - 1 min, 2 secs reading time for this page
Rating: 90%Manufacturer: Synology

Packaging and a Closer Look

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Packaging is a standard brown box with a label on the end. The label includes capacity information along with an image of the NAS. Package contents are listed down below next to NAS information and warranty.

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Scope of delivery for the BeyondCloud Mirror gives us the NAS, power adapter, Ethernet cable, and reading materials.

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The NAS itself comes with a white exterior that gives it a clean look. The right side houses all the LEDs for power and drive activity, towards the bottom we have the power button.

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The back of the NAS houses a 92mm cooling fan with connectivity options down below. These options include a single gigabit Ethernet port and dual USB 2.0 ports.

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Opening up the unit is rather simple. After removing two screws, you simply slide the left side away from the chassis.

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Once inside, we have a large metal sled that houses both drives. The drives used in our unit were 3TB Seagate NAS drives.

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Digging a little deeper into the unit, we were able to uncover the motherboard for this system. In the center, we have the Marvell Armada 370 with Samsung DDR3.

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Tyler Bernath

ABOUT THE AUTHOR - Tyler Bernath

Growing up in a small farm town in northern Ohio, technology was never around unless it was in a tractor. At the early age of nine years old, my parents brought home our very first PC and I was instantly hooked and quickly learned what it meant to format a hard drive, spending many nights reinstalling Windows 95 as my parents slept. As I grew up, many things changed around me, but my love and enthusiast nature always kept my PC at my side. Eager to get deeper into technology, I started reviewing products.

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