Looking for a step above that external HDD? As you start your search for larger network storage options, make sure you give this a hard look over. This entry level NAS product is both user-friendly, and offers options for storage needs. Not to mention, it is backed by the Western Digital stamp of reliability.
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Pro Supports syncing
Any updates that are done to files are automatically updated on the device, allowing for up to date access from all devices.
Pro Good bang for your buck
At roughly $120, the 2TB My Cloud is a great start to building an at home storage that is both reliable and easy to interact with.
Easy to setup, user friendly, reliable tech support, and overall a simple experience. Great for people just getting started with large personal storage at home or in a small business.
Pro Companion App
The MyCloud app allows you to wirelessly transfer your videos, pictures, and files onto your device while connected to any internet.
Con Software lacks depth
The WD software is simple, and rudimentary enough to get the job done. The software specifically lacks functionality in security settings, OSX compatibility, idle control and power/sleep settings. Keep an eye out for updates from WD, there is a decent bit of room for improvement here.
Con Entry level
This is really an entry level product for those looking to get started with large personal storage and security. There are many other options as far as security and storage. If you are looking to get started and see how this kind of hardware can work for you? Then by all means, make sure you have the two day free shipping!