Top 10 Direct Attached Storage – Computer Network Attached Storage

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QNAP TR-004 4 Bay Hard Drive Enclosure Direct Attached Storage DAS with hardware RAID USB 3.0 Type-C

QNAP #ad - Hardware raid supports raid 0, 5, JBOD, 1, and individual disks.5 inch sata drives at Gbps. High-speed direct-attached storage Device via USB Type-C for Windows, macOS and Linux. Use the tr-004 as external storage for NAS backup. 5/3. Supports up to 4 2. Lockable drive Bays. Expand the capacity of your QNAP NAS.
BrandQNAP #ad
ManufacturerQnap #ad
Height6.63 Inches
Length8.62 Inches
Weight4.08 Pounds
Width6.31 Inches
Part NumberTR-004
Warranty2 year warranty

2. Western Digital


USB 3.1, WDBFBE0120JBK-NESN, WD 12TB My Book Duo Desktop RAID External Hard Drive

Western Digital #ad - Usb 3. 1 gen 1-ready, usB 3. 0 compatibility. 2x usb 3. 0 hub ports. 3-year manufacturer's limited warranty. Raid-0 ready out of the box. Massive capacity storage with auto and system backup. Raid optimized WD Red drives. 256-bit aes hardware encryption and password protection.
BrandWestern Digital #ad
ManufacturerWestern Digital #ad
Height7.09 Inches
Length6.3 Inches
Weight5.05 Pounds
Width3.94 Inches
Warranty3 years



TerraMaster D5-300C USB3.05Gbps Type C 5-Bay RAID Enclosure Support RAID 0/1/Single Exclusive 2+3 RAID Mode Hard Drive RAID Storage Diskless

TERRAMASTER #ad - This is a das, noT a NAS. D5-300c adopts aluminum enclosure and low-noise fan, of good heat dissipation, which is firm and reliable, and low noise. Note: users need to purchase their own hard drives.

5-bay raid storage, total capacity up to 60tb. Unique 2+3 raid mode: hard drive #1 & #2 can be configured as RAID 0, RAID 1 or Single disk. Compatible with mac, windows and Linux computers. Adopts real superspeed usb3. 05gbps type-c interface, the read/write speed is up to 410MB/s SSD in RAID 0 These are not included. For stable performance, supports 12TB hard drive, compatible with 2. 5"/3. 5" sata hard drive or ssd, seagate IronWolf hard drives or WD Reds are recommended. The remaining drives #3-5 work as single, independent drives.
ManufacturerTerraMaster #ad
Height5.2 Inches
Length9.7 Inches
Weight6.8 Pounds
Width9.2 Inches
Part NumberD5-300C

4. Mediasonic


Mediasonic ProBox HF2-SU3S2 4 Bay 3.5” SATA HDD Enclosure – USB 3.0 & eSATA Support SATA 3 6.0Gbps HDD transfer speed

Mediasonic #ad - One button interface selection to switch usb 3. 0 or esatA Interface. Support power sync, auto & manual modes, s. M. A. R. T. And smart fan function with built-in Thermal-Sensor, and 3 speed levels. Note: only one interface can be used at a time. Support sata 3 6. 0gbps hard drive transfer rate. Transfer rate up to 5. 0gbps via uSB 3. 0, and 6. 0gbps vis eSATA. Compatible with PC and Mac. Support all brand of 3. 5" sata i / ii / iii* hard disk drive up to 16TB per drive, and up to 4 x 16TB.
BrandMediasonic #ad
ManufacturerMediasonic #ad
Height6.5 Inches
Length8.5 Inches
Weight4 Pounds
Width5 Inches
Part NumberHF2-SU3S2
Warranty1 year

5. Synology


Synology 4 bay NAS DiskStation DS918+ Diskless

Synology #ad - 4gb ddr3l-1866 memory, expandable up to 8GB; Scalable up to 9 drives with Synology DX517. Operating temperature: 5°c to 40°C 40°F to 104°F.

Maximum internal raw capacity: 56 tB 14 TB drive x 4 Capacity may vary by RAID types. Dual-channel h. 265/h. 264 4k video transcoding on the fly. Compatibility: hdd/ssd, surveillance Devices, Network Card, router, IP Camera, Other Devices. Encrypted sequential throughput at over 225 MB/s reading and 221 MB/s writing. Advanced file system offering 65, 000 system-wide snapshots and 1, 024 snapshots per shared folder. Quad-core processor with aes-ni hardware encryption engine; Dual 1GbE LAN with failover and Link Aggregation support.
BrandSynology #ad
ManufacturerSynology America Corp #ad
Height6.54 Inches
Length8.78 Inches
Weight5.03 Pounds
Width7.83 Inches
Part NumberDS918+
Warranty3 year

6. Samsung


Black, Samsung T5 Portable SSD, USB 3.1 External SSD MU-PA2T0B/AM, 2TB

Samsung #ad - Optional password protection and AES 256 bit hardware encryption. Includes usb type c to c and uSB Type C to A cables; Shock resistance. Superfast read write speeds of up to 540 MB/s. 3 year warranty. Top to bottom metal design that fits in the palm of your hand.
BrandSamsung #ad
ManufacturerSamsung #ad
Height3 Inches
Length2.3 Inches
Weight0.1 Pounds
Width0.4 Inches
Part NumberMU-PA2T0B/AM
Warranty3 Year limited

7. Sabrent


Sabrent USB 3.0 4 Bay 2.5” Hard Drive/SSD Docking Station with Fan DS-4SSD

Sabrent #ad - Transfer speeds up to 5Gbps. Read and write four hard drives simultaneously. Led indicator for power and HDD access. Tool-free installation.
BrandSabrent #ad
ManufacturerSabrent #ad
Height4.4 Inches
Length6.3 Inches
Weight1.01 Pounds
Width4.4 Inches
Part NumberDS-4SSD
Warranty1 year limited

8. Mediasonic


Mediasonic USB 3.1 4 Bay 3.5” SATA Hard Drive Enclosure – USB 3.1 Gen 2 10Gbps Type C/USB-C HF7-SU31C

Mediasonic #ad - Support saTA 3 6. 0gbps hard drive transfer rate. Support all brand of 3. 5” sata i / ii / iii hard disk drive up to 16tb per drive, and up to 4 x 16TB. Transfer rate up to 10gbps via usb 3. 1 gen 2 type c usb-C Cable included. Support uasp, smart Fan with built-in temperature sensor. Newly revised front door with Air In-Take feature. Support s. M. A. R. T / power Sync Features.
BrandMediasonic #ad
ManufacturerMediasonic #ad
Height6.77 Inches
Length8.88 Inches
Weight3.74 Pounds
Width4.9 Inches
Part NumberHF7-SU31C

9. Kingwin


Support SATA I/II/III & SAS I/II 6Gbps and Optimized for 3.5” SSD/HDD, Internal Tray-Less SATA Hard Drive Backplane Enclosure, Kingwin Aluminum Four Bay Hot Swap Mobile Rack for 3.5” SSD/HDD

Kingwin #ad - Model: mks-435TL. Triangular key lock. Power & hdd lED activity. No inner tray required. Support sata iiI 6 Gbps. Space for 4 h. D. D. Support RAID. Aluminum bezel. W/ 3 bay slots.
BrandKingwin #ad
ManufacturerKWI Technology Inc./Kingwin #ad
Height5 Inches
Length7.63 Inches
Weight2.75 Pounds
Width5.75 Inches
Part NumberMKS-435TL

10. QNAP


QNAP TR-004U 1U 4 Bay Hard Drive Enclosure Direct Attached Storage Das with Hardware RAID USB 3.0 Type-C

QNAP #ad - High-speed direct-attached storage Device via USB Type-C for Windows, macOS and Linux. 5/3. Expand the capacity of your QNAP NAS. Supports up to 4 2. Use the tr-004u as external storage for NAS backup. Lockable drive Bays. Hardware raid supports raid 0, JBOD, 1, 5, and individual disks.5 inch sata drives at Gpbs.
BrandQNAP #ad
ManufacturerQNAP #ad
Part NumberTR-004U