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Buffalo nas drive enclosure

Buffalo nas drive enclosure
Asking price: €75
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rcone
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Buffalo nas drive enclosure

Description

Make: Other
Memory (RAM size): 1GB
Hard disk capacity: 1TB or more
Processor: Other

Buffalo nas enclosure

Shipping: Collection
Payment: Cash
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2991 2 months ago
How old is it
rcone 1 month ago
@2991: few years definitely had been lying on the shelf for another year.
2991 1 month ago
How many drives are in it and what size are they
rcone 1 month ago
@2991 2 drives 2tb each
2991 1 month ago
Ok have you tested it to make sure it is in working order?
rcone 1 month ago
@2991: boots up ok , 421 is a diskless enclosure and allows to swap drives no problem (OS embedder ) 2 x 2 tb drives formatted them , looks ok
AdsWaterford 3 weeks ago
Hi, is it an LS421DE NAS bought around 2013?
+ What brand/model name hdd's are in it and can you post SMART or CRYSTALDISKINFO tests on the drives?
-OR-
How much for NAS without the drives?
Thanks
rcone 2 weeks ago
@AdsWaterford 2x 0 hdds , 0 tb - enclousure . Fit you disks push the button and its up. No need tftp or other install things.
AdsWaterford 2 weeks ago
Hi, are you selling it with 2 x 2TB hd's or as an empty enclosure?
75e is too high for me as it's an older model, no warranty, limited restore features etc.
I don't think you would let it go for what I think it's worth so nevermind.
GLWS Thanks
rcone 2 weeks ago
@AdsWaterford restore options unlimited it has enneded Os, hds are optional from 80€ red each
AdsWaterford 2 weeks ago
What do you mean by enneded Os ?
All I know is that it is difficult to restore data after a failure without using a PC, compared to a Synogy or QNAP etc.
AdsWaterford 2 weeks ago
In other words, running Backups to network/cloud/external drives is fine but a restore is not so easy with Buffalo firmware.

Do you mean some kind of custom FreeNAS OS software is installed on it?
rcone 2 weeks ago
@AdsWaterford it it is as original. And preaty much all cloud sync is a bunch of a crap and another point of a failure on data at a some pont.
AdsWaterford 2 weeks ago
Yeah, unless it's a second backup copy on your own hosted server or a more modern hosted FOSS / Blockchain system.
Cloud services are also a big hoax as far as gurgle, microshiite and Imazombie surveillance capitalism goes.

Oh, you meant embedded OS. OK, ye but the Linux based OS is not the problem, the firmware on that is not great for restore options after a failure.

It's a decent standard SOHO NAS but not worth 75e to me, I could only offer around 25e which is probably too little for you.

Let me know if interested otherwise GLWS. Thanks.
rcone 2 weeks ago
@AdsWaterford bin it :)
AdsWaterford 2 weeks ago
Haha.. I'd love to get rid of a lot of useless tech..

Nah don't throw it out, it's still good as a basic storage device and file server.
I'll give you 25e for it if nobody want it :]
odug 2 weeks ago
€75 OFFERED
€30. Can collect today, cash
rcone 2 weeks ago
@odug 75 is 75