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Can I use this as a home or small office network attached storage (NAS) or shared storage device?

Can I use this as a home or small office network attached storage (NAS) or shared storage device?

Yes. With its Ethernet connection, you can use G-CONNECT as a NAS device when at home or in a small office to easily share content with others on your network. G-CONNECT performance will vary depending upon whether you're accessing content wirelessly or over the LAN, as well as the number of concurrent users, and type of data being accessed or streamed.

For information on how to connect to G-CONNECT as a network drive, please click here.


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