79

conclusion:We like it

79

This small, unassuming box has ports for a variety of inputs, including USB 2.0 and 3.0, SD, and even 2.5" SATA drives. Plug a hard drive, memory card or flash drive into one of them, and your files are instantly available over the internet via Pogo's "personal cloud." While the Pogoplug Series 4 may lack a lot of the high-end features of other network drives. it makes up for it with simple sharing options and mobile device access.

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$19.07

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Critic reviews

7.5
6 reviews
  • Expandability
    8.0
  • Media support
    8.4
  • Speed
    6.5
  • Noise
  • Design and form factor
    8.0

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User reviews

7.5
2 reviews
9.0
PC Mag Feb 29, 2012

The Pogoplug Series 4 is a neat little device that lets you share your music, movies, photos and other files from your own personal cloud while your data stays safe at home.

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8.0
CNET Jan 31, 2012

A cleverly simple device for getting files and media from your hard drive, USB drive, or SD card online and making them shareable with smartphones, tablets, and PCs ... the best version of the Pogoplug to date.

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7.0
PC World Aug 24, 2012

Equipped with USB 3.0, the latest Pogoplug provides a fast, easy way to share any hard drive over the Internet; but the Web portal for access needs some work.

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7.0
StorageReview Mar 7, 2012

With no service fees and a variety of options to connect remotely, anyone looking for a low-cost personal cloud option should be looking at the line of Pogoplug solutions.

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6.0
SmallCloudBuilder Jan 31, 2012

Overall, the Pogoplug Series 4 is worthy of the money only if you plan to use a USB 3.0 or USM drive and only if you don't mind significantly slower writes than reads.

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7.0
Techno Buffalo May 27, 2012

Pogoplug is a solid option for those who’d rather roll their own clouds than use commercially available services, so long as you can deal with some niggling software issues.

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6.0
nitehawk nitehawk

I wish I had more reasons to use it. Originally my plan was to use it to store movies, music and photos and simply stream them to my laptop, iPhone, iPad and PS3. IT'S SO SLOOOWWWW though. I am a torrentter and it does work for that...sometimes. Other times it just makes the download super slow...

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9.0
oakie oakie

cliffs: simple setup, straightforward software, nearly unlimited expandability, and the ability to automagically access your data from any internet connection around the world for a fixed price of under $30 with no subscription fee. I purchased this upon initial release, made available for a...

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