I wanted to share a simple but Interesting project I am working on. A way to stream (Cast) Music from YouTube and Spotify and NAS on to my audio system without having a Smart TV or HT. My audio setup is in a different place from my Smart TV so I could not hook the Audio out from that to my...
Greetings fellow forum members,
I wrote about my decennial spring cleaning activity in my previous post and the reason I am doing this
Spring cleaning part 1
I am putting up stuff for sale, which I now realise that I should have years ago, in the hope that some of this may be useful to...
Greetings fellow forum members,
I think I will find resonance and sympathy in this forum when I say that I tend to hoard. It is a variation of Parkinson's law, the stuff hoarded expands to meet the storage space available. so 4 wardrobe sides in the guest room, 6 mega drawers in my study and I...
AVR: Yamaha RXV-683
Router: TP Link Archer C-20 with USB input.
I have attached USB pen drive to the routers USB port. I can access media files wirelessly on mac by connecting to the server.
I can see that USB server as a NAS is enabled and seen on the 'MusicCast' app. pl. see the...
I have upgraded hard disks on my desktop server / NAS and have accumulated a large inventory of hard drives.
Here I am selling a few 4Tb and 2Tb drives from Seagate.
All hard drives are in good perfect condition with no bad sectors or other issues of any kind.
I have always run by Hard Drives...
Synology Disk Station 4-Bay Diskless Network Attached Storage (DS416j)
This is in brand new un-used condition. I ordered this from USA but have not used it as I settled for some alternate solution. I will provide the bill and help claim any warranty if required at later stage.
The drive is out of warranty but is in 100% working condition.
No bad sectors or any other issues. Will pack well
Price on Amazon INR 9,999
My asking price INR 5,500 shipped. Price is firm
Message me if interested.
As posted in another thread, I bought a WD EX2 8TB so that I can use the RAID 1 configuration to save all my files. Now all my files are on desktop and totals around a TB. Now I have connected by WD to my router and mapped it as an alphabet (Z drive) on my desktop. When I use windows...
I am interested in buying something like a WD My Cloud Personal Cloud Storage. The intention is to store all my files( docs/music/video/photos) in the Storage on the fly........ that is, either from home or office or through my mobile or tab, on the move...... but the destination will always be...
For Sale !
Product Name, Manufacturers code & URL: Buy Online Western Digital Red WD30EFRX 3TB Hard Disk Drive in India
Expected Price: Rs 7,000/- each 13,500 for a pair. Will prefer to sell as pair.
Source and Time of Purchase: Bought from USA as part of the NAS storage that I do not...
I am looking to use wisdom of this very wise crowd to help me pick a product to stream and store media (mostly movies).
I use my home theatre primarily to watch movies. I am keen to add a storage device as I am slowly building a movie library.
Ideally, this is what I would like to...
I would like to get an expert opinion on my need to get a NAS for media storage and streaming.
My primary use case is to store my media (HD Video and Lossless Audio) in a central place and access them over WiFi. The media consumers are going to be DLNA enabled Blu Ray Players (Oppo 105...
I am planning to buy NAS for home. Features that i m looking for
1. 1-2 tb storage space
2. Bittorrent support
3. Actual not theoretical speed of atleast 40-50 MBps data transfer
4. Supports windows, ios and android
5. Remote access of data via admin
6. Budget of around 12 - 15k...
Acquired a ASUS E350-M1 Pro board from the US using online shipping about two months ago for a low cost htpc for a friend of mine. It is the base of this setup. I have added 4gb corsair ddr3 ram and a Iball baby 315 cabinet. this is a diskless solution so far and runs openelec and xbmc off a pen...
Just wanted to share my unRaid server build with you all. I will not go in details on unRaid since Sam has done a excellent job in explaining in his post. So first I would like thank Sam for a wonderful post on unRaid which made do this DIY server so big thanks to him and other who helped me in...
After months of research and planning I have finally been able to put up my Windows based Home NAS. I would like to thank above all sam for all the inspirational writings in his Unraid NAS thread which made my mind change to come out from a boxed off-the-shelf NAS to a custom built...
I have got some doubts about the Xtreamer Etrayz 4tb NAS.
Will this work with any other media player? or do i have to buy the xtreamer only? ..
do i have to run it with 2hdds or can i run it in only 1. Also, i have a 1tb external hdd.. can i connect this to the nas or i will...
I looking for the feasibility to build a DIY NAS module that can readily host USB Drives over my home network (refer my earlier thread titled Synology USB Station 2 http://www.hifivision.com/media-streaming-players/26821-synology-usb-station-2-a.html?highlight=synology ). On this I...
I was wondering long to put a device on my network that can instantly plug and play USB drives connected to it and make them available on the network.
Note I already have DNS 323 on my network which is hosting two 1TB sata drives and can allow smb based file sharing on network with...
Been wrestling over which HD media player to go in for.
Been browsing through the Forum, and gotten a lot of reviews for the Asus mini.
However, since most of the movies i currently watch are BRRIPS, a media player with wifi or ethernet is what i want to go for.