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Author Topic: DIR-857 HD Media Router and 4TB drive  (Read 2196 times)

pubhead

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DIR-857 HD Media Router and 4TB drive
« on: April 10, 2013, 04:05:23 PM »

I've searched the forums and cannot seem to find an answer.
Does the DIR-857 support 4TB drives via the USB 3.0 port? This is a make or break decision for me when considering purchasing this product. The Asus RT-66U DOES support 4TB out of the box, however I've had intermittent drops / WiFi connection issues with that router.
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Re: DIR-857 HD Media Router and 4TB drive
« Reply #1 on: April 10, 2013, 04:52:28 PM »

Drives that have been tested or experienced by users:
http://forums.dlink.com/index.php?topic=48472.0

http://forums.dlink.com/index.php?topic=48434.0

I personally would not want to wait for any router to refresh the file content table for 4Tb drive over USB.  ::)
Would probably take forever.

I don't think anyone has experienced at 4Tb drive yet though...

You might contact DLink support and ask what there official word is.

« Last Edit: April 10, 2013, 04:56:19 PM by FurryNutz »
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