This handy tool will help you find the best performing NASes. It crunches through our deep product performance
databases and sorts products into comparative rankings so that you can easily
see which products perform the best without having to click through pages of
NASes are now ranked based on performance only. But you may filter results by Class (Processor type used in NAS) and number of drives / bays.
The default view is Total NAS performance ranking sorted by Total Rank. Rank values are relative with lower = better.
Use the Rank selector to view the sub-rankings that make up the total rank. Use the [Switch To Sort By PRICE] link to sort the view by price.
Other functions available:
Click on the product name to see the review
Click on Performance to see the performance values used to calculate the rank
Click on Features to see a feature summary
Class (Processor type used in NAS) Key: Atom=Intel Atom, uP=General purpose processor, SoC=Application specific processor, often ARM-based. -N indicates number of processor cores.
A more complete explanation of the NAS Ranker is here, including benchmarks used.