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Buffalo Terastation WS5220 Network Storage Review

By: Tyler Bernath | SOHO NAS/DAS in Storage | Posted: Dec 26, 2018 4:00 pm
TweakTown Rating: 78%Manufacturer: Buffalo

Packaging and a Closer Look

 

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Packaging changes only slightly moving to business NAS solutions. We have the model and capacity listed along with WSS.

 

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The scope of delivery includes the power cord, ethernet cable, and appliance. We also have drive bay keys and a recovery SD card.

 

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The front of the unit is identical to the 3010 and 5010 platforms. Here we have the LCD above, backlit blue with power to the left and functional controls to the right.

 

 

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The backside offers access to dual gigabit ethernet along with a single 10Gbe furthest right. To the left, we have USB 3.0 and VGA output.

 

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The bays offer up SATA connectivity on the backplane.

 

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Drives used in the WS5220 are Seagate Ironwolf.

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