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87
Global
Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
87

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

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The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Engadget Review

Pros
  • NAS!Hot-swappable drivesGreat software
Cons
  • Only 5 HDD slotsOnly supports SATA drivesNoisy
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User Reviews

80
Microxot
I own both a Drobo 2nd Gen and a DroboFS. I must say that the DroboFS is the...read more
90
jakeinpro
The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
100
CableMonkey
I waited for years for them to offer all the specs seen in the FS. Love It!
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80
Average Critic Score

Expandability

93
 

Speed

73
 

Media support

80
 

How It Stacks Up

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Critic

75
 

User

70
 

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75

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Critic

74
 

User

50
 
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How It Stacks Up

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75
 

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70
 

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75

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Critic

74
 

User

50
 
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