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#1 cytorian OFFLINE  

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Posted 15 March 2019 - 04:10 AM

Hi all,

 

Question : does a external usb hdd have problems with keeping up

streaming ?

i want to rebuild the server on an android minix with external usb hdd.

for energy comsumption.

 

anybody know if it works great ?

 

kind regards,

 

Tom


Edited by cytorian, 15 March 2019 - 04:30 AM.


#2 Luke OFFLINE  

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Posted 15 March 2019 - 11:24 PM

Hi, that should perform just fine.

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Posted 23 March 2019 - 01:22 AM

A USB3 drive is FAST compared to streaming so you won't hit any issues.

 

Heck, you can even usually plug a USB3 drive into most new home routers and use it like a NAS as well. :)



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Posted 23 March 2019 - 08:25 AM

A USB3 drive is FAST compared to streaming so you won't hit any issues.

Heck, you can even usually plug a USB3 drive into most new home routers and use it like a NAS as well. :)



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