WD My Cloud Home Duo 4TB


Product information

Key specs

Number of hard drive bays
2
Integrated hard drive
Yes
Recommended for use
Media streaming, Personal cloud, Save photos and videos
Processor cores
Quad-Core (4)
Internal RAM
1 GB

Pros and cons

According to our NAS expert
  • Create a personal cloud to access your own files from anywhere in the world.
  • Plex allows you to watch any movie from your personal cloud on your smartphone, tablet, PC, or smart TV.
  • The device supports RAID arrays, with which you can safely store files.
  • This smart hard drive doesn't have an HDMI input to directly connect it to your TV or monitor.
  • The NAS doesn't have an application center to expand it with apps.
Product Expert NAS

Description

Create a personal cloud with the WD My Cloud Home Duo 4TB NAS. You can connect this external hard drive to the home network, which gives you access to your music and photos from all of your devices. From anywhere in the world. Thanks to the 2 hard drives, you can set the My Cloud Home Duo up to automatically duplicate all files. This way, the drive automatically creates a backup and your data is always safe. Use both drives at the same time for a full storage capacity of 4TB. With this external drive, you can edit a photo on your computer and send it from your tablet afterwards. The drive is plug and play. You can easily install it via your phone.

Create a personal cloud with the WD My Cloud Home Duo 4TB NAS. You can connect this external hard drive to the home network, which gives you access to your music and photos from all of your devices. From anywhere in the world. Thanks to the 2 hard drives, you can set the My Cloud Home Duo up to automatically duplicate all files. This way, the drive automatically creates a backup and your data is always safe. Use both drives at the same time for a full storage capacity of 4TB. With this external drive, you can edit a photo on your computer and send it from your tablet afterwards. The drive is plug and play. You can easily install it via your phone.


Included by default

  • Manual
  • Network cable
  • AC adapter
  • Quick start guide

Included by default

  • Network cable
  • AC adapter
  • Quick start guide

Key specs

Number of hard drive bays
2
Integrated hard drive
Yes
Recommended for use
Media streaming, Personal cloud, Save photos and videos
Processor cores
Quad-Core (4)
Internal RAM
1 GB

Included by default

  • Manual
  • Network cable
  • AC adapter
  • Quick start guide

Included by default

  • Network cable
  • AC adapter
  • Quick start guide

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  • Free pickup and payment in the store
  • Get advice from an expert
  • We have stores in Amsterdam, Arnhem, The Hague, Eindhoven, Groningen, Haarlem, Leiden, Rotterdam, Tilburg, and Utrecht

Rating

Rating per section

Installation
10
Energy consumption
8
Speed
4
Software
6

Most helpful reviews

Most helpful reviews

3.5 / 5 stars
6,8/10
"With so many photos and videos made today, it is pretty indi"

Igor Engelsberger | 1 August 2020

  • Pros:
    Easy setup. Make an account and you're good to go
  • Pros:
    Good home backup for photos
  • Pros:
    Looks pretty good
  • Con:
    You lose 250gb in Raid1 (mirror mode)
  • Con:
    Kind of slow upload
  • Con:
    Makes random noises even when you're not connected

So far pretty good product. Use it as a double backup for photos and videos

With so many photos and videos made today, it is pretty indi

3.5 / 5 stars
6,8
  • Pros:
    Easy setup. Make an account and you're good to go
  • Pros:
    Good home backup for photos
  • Pros:
    Looks pretty good
  • Con:
    You lose 250gb in Raid1 (mirror mode)
  • Con:
    Kind of slow upload
  • Con:
    Makes random noises even when you're not connected

So far pretty good product. Use it as a double backup for photos and videos

Igor Engelsberger | 1 August 2020

Most helpful reviews

Most helpful reviews

3.5 / 5 stars
6,8/10
"With so many photos and videos made today, it is pretty indi"

Igor Engelsberger | 1 August 2020

  • Pros:
    Easy setup. Make an account and you're good to go
  • Pros:
    Good home backup for photos
  • Pros:
    Looks pretty good
  • Con:
    You lose 250gb in Raid1 (mirror mode)
  • Con:
    Kind of slow upload
  • Con:
    Makes random noises even when you're not connected

So far pretty good product. Use it as a double backup for photos and videos

With so many photos and videos made today, it is pretty indi

3.5 / 5 stars
6,8
  • Pros:
    Easy setup. Make an account and you're good to go
  • Pros:
    Good home backup for photos
  • Pros:
    Looks pretty good
  • Con:
    You lose 250gb in Raid1 (mirror mode)
  • Con:
    Kind of slow upload
  • Con:
    Makes random noises even when you're not connected

So far pretty good product. Use it as a double backup for photos and videos

Igor Engelsberger | 1 August 2020