Plextor entered the consumer NAS
market with the new PX-NAS2.
This 2-Bay NAS is compatible with PC and Mac. It is also DLNA (Digital Living
Network Alliance) 1.5 compliant, ensuring connectivity with other media devices
such as your Xbox or PS3. Using the bundled Memeo software and a Plextor
PX-NAS2 utility program, the NAS promises an easy way to back up, share, and
stream your digital files over a home network. The PX-NAS2 will be available in
three configurations starting at $225 for a model without hard disks installed.
Plextor Announces New PX-NAS2 Consumer NAS Drive
PX-NAS2 NAS device lets you plug and play, connect and back up
(Fremont, CA – April 12, 2010) – Plextor LLC (www.plextor.com
), a leading developer
and manufacturer of high-performance digital media equipment, is expanding its
storage offerings with the announcement of the PX-NAS2, a 2-Bay
network-attached storage device (NAS) that provides impressive data backup and
sharing capacities and device connectivities.
The PX-NAS2, Plextor’s first NAS device, is both PC and Mac
compatible and a perfect solution for small office/home office (SoHo) and
typical home users who want to back up, share and stream digital files over a
home network. It securely stores important personal files or confidential
data, while keeping all information accessible and shareable throughout the
entire home network.
“Plextor is pleased to expand our storage category to meet
today's growing storage demand by providing another complete storage solution
to our consumers,” Takashi Adachi, General Manager of Plextor. “The PX-NAS2 is
a complete and versatile NAS device that fulfills the growing demand for
storage capacity, security and accessibility of personal data anywhere, anytime
within a home.”
Designed exclusively for typical home users, the system
comes with Plextor PX-NAS2 utility program that detects any PX-NAS2 attached to
your network environment and starts to share, download and transfer files with
minimum configuration effort. The PX-NAS2 lets users to upload photos and
videos to the most popular sites such as Flickr or YouTube.
Also bundled with PX-NAS2 is the powerful auto backup
software tool, Memeo, the only software that allows users to backup, sync and
share content and information to multiple destinations simultaneously and
automatically so personal digital life can be protected and accessible.
In addition, PX-NAS2 has one-touch back up features which allows users to
back up content from digital cameras, USB drives or other external devices by
simply pressing the Copy/Sync button on the front panel.
PX-NAS2 is DLNA (Digital Living Network Alliance) 1.5
compliant which ensures connectivity and compatibility with a wide range of
other digital media devices such as media player, XBOX or PS3.
The auto-resume feature ensures that the system will
re-start automatically and resume the interrupted operations after a power
outage. Because only authorized users are allowed to connect to the PX-NAS2,
stored files are totally safe with the PX-NAS2. With built-in volume encryption
feature, any confidential and sensitive data is well protected when executing
network to network transfer.
The Plextor PX-NAS2 will be available as of April 2010 in
three different versions:
PX-NAS2-BL1 two-bay NAS without Hard Disks installed (MSRP $225.00)
PX-NAS2-1T1 two-bay NAS with 1TB, 2 x 500 GB Hard Disks installed (MSRP $355.00)
PX-NAS2-2T1 two-bay NAS with 2TB, 2 x 1 TB Hard Disks installed (MSRP $565.00)