With the Ethernet Disk mini - Home Edition, your household's digital library becomes accessible from inside and outside your home in just a few minutes. The LaCie media portal, HomeLaCie.com, enables access from anywhere for uploading or downloading files to your Ethernet Disk mini at home. Simply drag & drop your photos, for example, and make them accessible to your relatives and friends via simple email invitations. The pre-defined folders and personal shares enable easy management of your family's digital library. Listen to your music from your networked sound system with the embedded iTunes server. The Ethernet Disk mini Home Edition provides peace of mind by automatically backing up all of your home computers at your convenience.
External Interface: 1 x RJ-45 - Network, 1 x Type B USB 2.0 - USB
Network: Gigabit Ethernet IEEE 802.3ab 10/100/1000Mbps RJ-45
Hard Drive Capacity: 500000
Product Title: LaCie Ethernet Disk mini Home Edition NAS Storage Server
Power Score: 3.4 | 3 Reviews
Hard Drive Capacity: 500 GB
Number of Drives Included: 1 x 500 GB Standard
Interfaces: 1 x RJ-45 - Network, 1 x Type B USB 2.0 - USB
Installed Main Memory: 64 MB DDR SDRAM
Included Network Card: Gigabit Ethernet IEEE 802.3ab 10/100/1000Mbps RJ-45
Dimensions: 6.30" Height x 1.73" Width x 6.81" Depth
Height: 6.3 in
Width: 1.7 in
Depth: 6.8 in
Weight: 3.31 lbs
Warranty Information: 2 Year Limited
URL: Manufacturer Link
Product Reviews (3)
Hard to install!
Strengths: It does not seem to be made of cheap material. Relatively quiet. It has a compact size. Ability to share files over the internet (I have not been able to set it up yet).
Weakness: I had problems setting the drive to share files over the internet. There's no chat or phone support to help you out with such problems either. You have to send them an email!
This drive took me a lot of time to set up. Guess what, it is not complete yet. Considering a price of less than $100 I believe it offers very nice features you cannot see on comparable NAS drives. The read/write speed is not such good but I have not worked with any other NAS drives to be able to compare it to. Many websites have a comparison chart though that we can refer to for such purpose. I...
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This drive took me a lot of time to set up. Guess what, it is not complete yet.
Considering a price of less than $100 I believe it offers very nice features you cannot see on comparable NAS drives.
The read/write speed is not such good but I have not worked with any other NAS drives to be able to compare it to. Many websites have a comparison chart though that we can refer to for such purpose.
I believe overally it is a good drive for home users.
By hamedreza - Aug 28, 2008
LaCie Ethernet Disk Mini - Home Edition (500GB)
THE GOOD: Network-attached drive with 500GB of storage; can serve up media to iTunes and uPNP-capable devices; easy to share files with friends and family; rugged design. THE BAD: Remote access is slow and unreliable; drive can be noisy during use; browser-based interface has its quirks. THE BOTTOM LINE: The LaCie Ethernet Disk Mini - Home Edition is a solid mediacentric network-attached storage...
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By cnet.com - Apr 15, 2008
LaCie Ethernet Disk Mini Home Edition
Testseek.com has collected 12 expert reviews for LaCie Ethernet Disk Mini Home Edition and the average expert rating is 74 of 100. The average score reflects the expert community’s view on this product. Click below and use Testseek.com to see all ratings, product awards and conclusions.
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By testseek.com - Nov 3, 2008