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General

Manufacturer LACIE Buffalo Technology
Model 301525U LS-V2.0TL
Lowest Price $1,058.99 Compare LACIE 301525U prices $192.99 Compare Buffalo Technology LS-V2.0TL prices
Warranty 1 year limited 1 year limited

Ports

RJ45 Ports 2 x 10/100/1000M 1 x 10/100/1000M
USB Ports 2 x USB2.0 1 x USB2.0
eSATA Ports Yes No
Other Ports iSCSI (utilizes Gigabit Ethernet) 1 x VGA

Storage

Drive Bays 2 2
Hard Disk Interface 2 x SATA 2 x SATA
Hard Disk Size 10TB 2TB
Rotational Speed 7200RPM 7200RPM

Features

Fast access to your NAS—Performance up to 70MB/s
RAID 5 or RAID 6 (hot-swap) modes in case of disk failure
Failover and load balancing options using two LAN interfaces
iSCSI target client
Dynamic DNS remote access
Design by Neil Poulton

Backup Solutions:
- PC to NAS: encrypted, compressed, scheduled, remote (FTP)
- Data restore and data disaster recovery available
- NAS to DAS

Special Features:
- iSCSI target
- 2 x LAN:load balancing and failover
- Hard disk quota management
- Time Machine compatible
- Print server
- Torrent client for standalone downloads

Administration:
- Direct access to NAS using LaCie Network Assistant
- Customizable "widget-based" interface
- Wake-on-LAN: Turn the device on/off from the network

Security Access:
- Users, groups, and shares management.
- Private and public access.
- Active Directory support

Multimedia:
- UPnP A/V and DLNA Media Adapter compatible
- Remote photo thumbnails; MP3 file streaming
- iTunes (DAAP) server

Software:
- LaCie Network Assistant for Windows, Mac, and Linux
- Genie Backup Manager Pro software for Windows
- Intego Backup Manager Pro software for Mac
Shared Storage: Store or back up files from multiple PCs, laptops or Mac computers in one central location

Free WebAccess and WebAccess i App for iPhone and iPad: Access and share your photos, music, videos or data files with friends, family and colleagues over the Internet with any standard Web browser or on your iPhone or iPad for free

DLNA CERTIFIED and iTunes Servers: Stream content directly to any DLNA compatible media player or use LinkStation Pro as content source from within your iTunes application

BitTorrent Client: Download digital content over the Internet directly to your LinkStation Pro

NovaBACKUP Professional: Includes an easy-to-use, complete backup solution for up to 5 of your home and home office Windows PCs

Time Machine Compatibility: Use the LinkStation Pro with Time Machine backup

USB 2.0 Port: Attach a printer to the network, add a USB hard drive for additional storage or backup or connect to a UPS for AC power failure management

Eco-Minded: With the power savings feature you regulate the power usage of your LinkStation at predetermined times, shutting the unit down and reducing energy consumption

TurboPC with Turbo Copy: Enhance the overall performance of your PC and increase file transfer rates up to 35%

No Annual or Monthly Fees: To use any features or services, including WebAccess with iPhone and iPad support, or to add multiple users and groups

Network Servers: FTP and print servers included with the firmware

Direct Copy: Plug in your USB hard drive or camera to quickly offload pictures

Free 24/7 Tech Support: US-based tech support

Form Factor

Dimensions 8.6" x 7.7" x 6.8" 6.89" x 6.15" x 1.78"
Weight 16.8 lbs. lbs 2.5 lbs. lbs
Form Factor 5-Bay Desktop

Networking

Data Link Protocol
Network Interface Controller
DLNA Certified Yes Yes

Hardware

Standards IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3ab IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3ab
Supported Protocols File Server: SMB, AFP, FTP, HTTP, HTTPS
Others: Apple Bonjour, BitTorrent, NTP, 802.3ad, iSCSI, DHCP, Apipa
Networking: TCP/IP
File Sharing: CIFS/SMB, AFP, HTTP/HTTPS, FTP
Management: HTTP
Time Synchronization: NTP
Processor Marvell 88F6192 800MHz 1.6 GHz processor
Memory 128MB 256MB RAM
RAID RAID 0, RAID 1/10/5/5+Spare/6 (hot-swappable) RAID 0, 1
LEDs Status, LAN, USB, eSATA, HDD Power/ status LEDs OLED display
Power MAX operation with ODD Writing : 30 w
idle (HDD low spin) :20 w
standby (HDD sleep) : under 4
Power Consumption (Watts): Average 17 W (with no USB devices connected)
Power Supply: AC 100-240V
Temperature 5°C - 35 °C 5°C - 35 °C
Humidity 5-95% R.H 20-80% Humidity (non-condensing)

Software

Operating System Windows, Mac OS 10, Linux Client OS Support:
Windows 7 (32-bit/64-bit), Windows Vista (32-bit/64-bit), Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Mac OS X 10.3.9 or later
Management File Sharing Capability
- Max User Accounts: 2,048
- Max Groups: 256
- Max Shared Folder: 256
- Max Concurrent Connections(SAMBA, FTP, AFP): 128

Windows Access Control List (ACL)

Windows ADS Domain Integration
- Domain Users login via Samba/AFP/FTP/File Station

Backup Solutions
- Network Backup
- Local Backup
- Desktop Backup (using Synology Data Replicator 3 or Apple Time Machine backup application)
- Time Backup - Max task number: 2
- USBCopy
- 3rd-Party Backup Support

Security
- FTP over SSL/TLS
- IP Auto-Block
- Firewall
- Encrypted Network Backup over Rsync
- HTTPS Connection

Management
- DSM Upgrade
- Email Notification
- SMS Notification
- Customized User Quota
- DDNS Support
- IPv6 Support
- PPPoE
- Resource Monitor
- UPS Management
- Scheduled Power On/Off
- Custom Management UI HTTP/HTTPS Ports

HDD Management
- HDD Hibernation
- S.M.A.R.T.
- Dynamic Bad Sector Mapping

Utilities
- Synology Assistant
- Synology Download Redirector
- Synology Data Replicator
DDNS: [yourname].lgnas.com
Active Directory: Supported
Media Streaming Server: DLNA
Download Server: BitTorrent
PC-NAS Sync: Supported
Music Server: iTunes
Smartphone: Data Copy, Stream Supported
USB Camera: Supported

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