Advanced Backup and Sync

  • Automatically protecting your digital life just got much easier than you ever thought possible

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Easily Stream and Share

  • Access your photos, movies and music from any device, anytime and from wherever life takes you

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5 Levels of File Protection

  • Your precious photos, videos and files have never been more safe

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Advanced Backup and Sync

  • Automatic backup with NEW PC App
  • Sync folders between ReadyNAS and PCs
  • Time Machine backup support for all the MACs in your home
  • Smartphone photo backup increases space on your phone

Stream and Share Photos, Movies & Music

  • Powerful media server using Plex, iTunes or DLNA
  • 1.2GHz high performance processor for uninterrupted streaming
  • Drag and drop photos for easy saving and sharing
  • Free mobile app for anywhere cloud access

5 Levels of File Protection

  • Automatic RAID protects against disk failure
  • Exclusive snapshot technology for point in time file recovery
  • Realtime anti-virus so ware protects against viruses and malware
  • Bit rot protection defends against media degradation
  • Free cloud backup for your most important files

Product Number


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Model Description
  • ReadyNAS 104 4-Bay, 4x1TB Desktop Drive
  • Marvell® Armada 370 1.2GHz
  • 512MB
Number of Bays
  • 4
Included Storage
  • 4x1TB
Drive Types Supported
  • SATA/SSD 2.5” or 3.5”
Hot Swappable Drives
  • Yes
Tool-less 3.5'' Disk Installation
  • Yes
eSATA Expansion Ports
  • 1
Maximum Capacity
  • 16TB
Gigabit LAN Ports
  • 2
USB Ports
  • One (1) USB 2.0, Two (2) USB 3.0
Power Supply
  • 12V, 7A External 90W; input 100-240V AC, 50-60Hz
BTU at Full Power Supply Utilization
  • 47W
Power Consumption - Operation
  • 45.6W
Power Consumption - Wake on LAN
  • 1.4W
Power Consumption - Power Off
  • 440mW
Chassis Warranty*
  • 3 Years
2-Line LCD Display
  • Yes
Fan (mm)
  • 92
Dimensions DxWxH (mm)
  • 223 x 134 x 205
Weight (kg)
  • 4.02
ProSupport Service Packs Available
  • 100 Series
OnCall 24x7
  • 1 year: PMB0311
  • 3-year: PMB0331
  • 5-year: PMB0351
XpressHW Replacement
  • 3-year: PRR0331
  • 5-year: PRR0351


Create A Cloud Inside Your Home

The forecast inside your home – cloudy but happy. ReadyNAS makes it easy to create your own private home cloud to access your data from anywhere.

Play it. Watch it. Love it.

Enjoy your music. Watch your TV shows and movies. Flip through your photos. ReadyNAS makes it easy for you to view and share your media. Multiple viewers can stream to different devices at the same time.



File-Sharing Has Never Been Easier

You're on your tablet and you need that file from your computer. ReadyNAS centralizes your files to make that happen simply and quickly. Whether Mac, PC or Linux, access your files anytime, even at the same time, from any OS type of device.

Back It Up. Restore it. Sleep well.

Rest easier knowing that your important financial and personal data is all safely backed-up and accessible anytime from anywhere. If you lose it, ReadyNAS makes it easy to restore your data.


Embedded Applications

  • Replicate

  • Time Machine Backup

  • ReadyDLNA

  • ReadyCLOUD

  • DropBox

  • ReadyNAS Vault

  • iTunes

  • Tivo

  • Anti-Virus

  • Remote

  • Photos

  • Surveillance

Downloadable Applications

Available from the ReadyNAS GUI

  • Plex Media Server

  • Transmission

  • MySQL

  • Piwigo

  • Couch Potato

  • Transmission

  • Subversion

  • PHP5

  • ownCloud

  • HTOP

  • BitTorrent Sync

  • Memeo C1

  • And many, many more…

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  • Generally, having a network attached storage device on your local home network is definitely important, whether it is for backups, media streaming or storage. For this purpose, the NETGEAR ReadyNAS is pretty great.

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  • I would suggest this to anyone who has a lot of files and seem to spend money on cloud storage aside from having your own. I wish I had received this product before I wasted money on a dropbox account.

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  • A well-built network storage device with quick and easy installation/ setup and an intuitive OS.

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  • The NETGEAR ReadyNAS RN102 deserves a place on your list if you’re in the market for an economical, two-bay, NAS.

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  • Packed with features and a wide range of apps, Netgear’s ReadyNAS RN102 is one with the lot.

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  • …if you are looking for an inexpensive way to consolidate your data, I would definitely look into a ReadyNAS system.

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  • Whether you are a novice network administrator just setting up some backup storage for your home office or the designated IT pro at your startup, you will find something you like in the ReadyNAS 102.

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  • Netgear revealed its ambitious network storage plans early this year, rolling out the red carpet for an eventual launch of a handful of ReadyNAS units that would complement the ReadyNAS Duo v2 that we reviewed in 2011.

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