Sunday, May 31, 2009

IO Data HDLP-G: Compact and nice NAS for home

Devoting appearance drives with network connectivity (NAS) special attention, engineers, constructors and designers IO Data have created a very attractive device, entered into a series of HDLP-G.

The unpronounceable series title is an acronym which stands as the HardDisk LAN Portable - Gigabit Ethernet, a portable hard drive with network connection Gigabit Ethernet.

Currently, the series includes models 250, 320 and 500 GB. They all have the same dimensions - 126 x 130 x 26 mm. Weight compact NAS does not exceed 350 g. In addition to interface Gigabit Ethernet, the device ports are equipped with USB 2.0/1.1. Consumption of power is about 7.5 Watts. Price devices NAS series HDLP-G, indicated by the company's website, approximately equal to $ 170, $ 180 and $ 220 for model 250 (HDLP-G250), 320 (HDLP-G320) and 500 (HDLP-G500) GB, respectively.

By the way, HDLP-G - not the only new entry in the directory IO Data: literally on the day the company presented a pair of new solid-state drive designed for installation in slot ExpressCard.