Skip to: |

Newegg.com - A great place to buy computers, computer parts, electronics, software, accessories, and DVDs online. With great prices, fast shipping, and top-rated customer service - once you know, you Newegg.

If you are reading this message, Please click this link to reload this page.(Do not use your browser's "Refresh" button). Please email us if you're running the latest version of your browser and you still see this message.

Newegg.com - Computer Parts, Laptops, Electronics, HDTVs, Digital Cameras and More!

Sign up today for a 30-day free trial of Newegg Premier
  • Shipping Destination: United States
  • Wish List
  • Feedback
  • Help
Search all
Search

Seagate STAW3000100 3TB BlackArmor NAS 110 Network Storage

  • Desktop
  • 3TB
  • 1 x 10/100/1000M
  • 2 x USB2.0
ICON Loading...


Learn more about the Seagate STAW3000100

General

Brand
Seagate
Model
STAW3000100

Interfaces

Port RJ-45
1 x 10/100/1000M
Port USB
2 x USB2.0
HDD Interface
1 x SATA (1 x Bay)

Configuration

Form Factor
Desktop

Hard Drive Performance

Included HDD Capacity
3TB

Conveniences

Supported Protocols
Network Protocols: NFS; CIFS; Bonjour; HTTPS; HTTP; FTP

File Sharing Protocols: NFS; CIFS; FTP; HTTPS
Management
Volume Management: Share folder level Access Control List (ACL) support; Volume level encryption; Quotas setting; Share management

Disk Management: Multi-volume management; SMART status monitor

Backup Management: Local backup (USB device to NAS, NAS to USB device); NAS to NAS backup; Client system backup, Bare Metal Restore over network

Event Management: Event email notification

Features

Features
Designed to provide centralised storage and data backup for up to 10 PCs

Protects network-connected PCs with incremental and full-system, automatic backup*

Secures files with powerful hardware-based encryption

Functions as an FTP server, enabling remote file access

Streams media to DLNA -compliant devices and computers running iTunes software

OneTouch backup button duplicates files from storage devices such as digital cameras and USB drives connected to the front USB port

Includes a reliable Seagate hard drive

Connect external drives, share a printer or use an uninterrupted power supply with the two USB 2.0 ports

Event email notification

Works on both PC and Mac computers

*Includes data backup software licenses for five PCs.

The Seagate NAS Tech Support # for your product: 1-855-732-4627(1-855-SEA-4NAS)

Dimensions / Weight

Dimensions
6.9" x 5.8" x 2.4"
Weight
3.64 lbs.

Package Contents

Package Contents
BlackArmor NAS 110 storage server
2M RJ45 cable
AC power cord
Quick Start Guide

Manufacturer Warranty

Parts
3 years limited
Labor
3 years limited

Quick Info

Warranty

  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 3 years
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 3 years


Customer Reviews of the Seagate STAW3000100

Do you own this product? Write a Review

ICON Loading...

Filter Results

Go
  • David T.
  • 3/16/2012 11:10:42 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

2 out of 5 eggsNot As Good As Expected

Pros: The availability of Inet access and amount of storage is great. USB 2.0 ports nice but need more data about using them in the literature.

Cons: The slow access speed using a 10/100/1000 is not tolerable! Seagate tech service is getting lousy after being a 20 year Seagate fan, sends bad web links on email. Makes a person go chasing their tail for extended period before getting even an incorrect answer. Get too many incorrect answers to simple questions. Hope that they improve on this right away, expect frustrations if you have to contact them today.

A nice fan and USB 3.0 would be most welcome upgrades!!

Hope that this helps others as it seems consistent with what others have found, I did not know that it would be so slow in comparison to USB 3.0.

Other Thoughts: My GoFlex with USB 3.0 gets 9-10 times the throughput as this NAS 110 unit using a 10/100/1000 router. The only downer with GoFlex is no web access, would love this if it had local switchable USB 3.0 access. Must return this unit as the web access is not worth the slow speed. Will get a 3TB GoFlex for less and hot wire my main system to allow remote access to get my data when away from home.

1 out of 1 people found this review helpful. Did you? Yes No

  • Jonathan M.
  • 3/4/2012 6:51:41 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month

4 out of 5 eggsNAS 110 3TB

Pros: Easy to setup and use. The web interface is simple and is really all I need to use the device. I have a gigabit network and read and write speeds are fast. I am mainly using my NAS to store my data. I am a fan of seagate drives and have had them last longer than any other brands that I have purchased. I liked this device enough to buy a second one.

Cons: I have read many reviews on this device before purchasing one, and have read a good number of reviews about drive failures. The one down side to this product is that it gets extremely hot and there is no fan to help cool it down. I only turn the drive on just to transfer files and then I turn it off and even then I can feel the heat from the top vents last a while. Being a NAS Drive it should be able to remain on at all times with no problems, but I am sure the heat is why people are having problems and why I do not trust to leave it on.

Other Thoughts: The unit has well vented areas all around it but there is no fan to really dissipate the heat. I am sure that the issues I have read about drives failing on this NAS model must be the constant heat over long periods of time. I had purchased a ThermalTake 120mm USB fan and looking at the devices front, mounted the fan on the right side of the case after cutting a hole the diameter of the fan into the case, and powered the fan with the USB connector cable plugged into the Back of the NAS. I flipped the speed control knob around from its original position to have the fan draw air into the device and have it mounted at the bottom front corner. I have had the NAS running for hours now and have only noticed cool air venting. The only downside now is that I have voided the warranty but I don't really care. It was kind of fun modifying the unit to run cool.

1 out of 1 people found this review helpful. Did you? Yes No

  • Joseph N.
  • 12/31/2011 2:11:16 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week

5 out of 5 eggsAwesome

Pros: I got this as a gift. The NAS works very well. The software are not to bad either. There is a lot of options and settings to mess with.

Cons: I get a avg transfer rate of 25MB/s over ftp which is not bad at all. I put it in the cons because I also own a Seagate GoFlex Home 3TB drive and I get an avg transfer rate of 60 MB/s over ftp.

3 out of 3 people found this review helpful. Did you? Yes No

  • Greg C.
  • 11/18/2011 12:02:39 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year

1 out of 5 eggsWhat a shame!

Pros: Looks great, performed great, great backup SW package...............WAS great.............until it failed!

Cons: Well, I knew better than to trust a one hard drive to ALL my date, but this IS advertised as a NAS and capable to maintaining the data for many users. Its far-fetched to rely on this NON-RAID drive for your data. I put ALL my data on this and been looking around for another 2tb drive to copy the files to. This unit is NOT even a year old and it failed. It failed before I had realized I really needed another NAS of this same model or just get another hard drive. Seagate wants $600.00 to recover the data and I don't feel I should have to pay for that, since its advertised its a NAS! Oh sure, its covered under warranty and they don't want to pay for the data recovery service. I can see it to me at my cost if it was out of warranty. Since I like the backup SW, may get another of this same brand, but I am furious over this.

Other Thoughts: I've been a Seagate user since the late 80's and feel this is lousy business. Oh I know that I SHOULD NOT HAVE relied on a one drive system, but I felt that the hard drives have gotten better..............anyways

4 out of 19 people found this review helpful. Did you? Yes No

  • Jason P.
  • 10/20/2011 12:37:06 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsSolid, slick product

Pros: Great appearance; solid design; powerful Web-based management; easy to set up and configure; plenty of options; reliable so far; tons of storage on the LAN for a reasonable price.

Cons: Performance isn't great but I'm using it on a 10/100 switch for the time being so can't complain. For a unit with two USB ports, it doesn't make much sense to not be able to plug an external HDD in and share it on the network (e.g., my Buffalo LinkStation supports this).

Other Thoughts: Many comments point out that this is not a terribly user-friendly product but I think it depends on what you're doing with it. Anyone who knows about jumbo frames, FTP, NFS, AD, or similar concepts should not find any issues with how configuring those options are handled with this product.

Did you find this review helpful? Yes No

  • Keith L.
  • 8/24/2011 5:04:19 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year

5 out of 5 eggsThe 2TB version has run GREAT!

Pros: I've been running a 2TB version of this drive for about 2 years, has worked perfectly, no network issues, in fact it works every time unlike my Windows Home Server...

I don't use the remote access because I have Home Server, so I can't comment there, but the setup and configuration is very easy. As soon as I plugged it in the BlackArmor showed up on my network.

Cons: None. It is very quiet, spins down when not in use, low power and it works.

Other Thoughts: I should have bought the 2-drive version.

Did you find this review helpful? Yes No

  • Irwan D.
  • 7/17/2011 10:58:20 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsSlow, but good value

Pros: I only need this for rsync backup. The firmware on this unit does come with rsync server, which is awesome for me. It has other features, but I can't comment on those.

Cons: Kinda slow for a gigabit connection. I only get about 4.5Mb/sec, according to rsync. I copied about 400G of data, it took about 24 hours to complete.

Other Thoughts: Initially I thought of doing incremental rolling backup using NFS service. But using the rsync service minimizes the network traffic, so it's faster. Turn on the rsync service from the web config: Storage -> Backup Server (Server Settings) -> check the Backup Service option.

0 out of 1 people found this review helpful. Did you? Yes No

  • Gerald J.
  • 5/11/2011 3:24:30 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsNice NAS and Print Server

Pros: Convenient web-interface
Plenty of Storage
2 x USB ports

Cons: None

Other Thoughts: This unit has performed exactly as expected. I didn't use the install CD - instead I found the drive's IP address using my router's web interface and then used that to connect to the drive's web-interface with my browser. I'm getting a transfer rate of 8.5-10MB per second. I was even able to connect my Brother HL-2140 printer and it detected it right away! Very convenient!

2 out of 2 people found this review helpful. Did you? Yes No

  • David S.
  • 5/4/2011 5:10:11 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

1 out of 5 eggsDisappointing

Pros: On paper - looks great
Low cost
When connected directly to computer ethernet port, read speeds approach 4-6MB/s.
Web based interface is nice
Tech support was easy to use

Cons: Unfortunately, didn't work well on my network. When connected to my D-Link 825 Router, I achieved read speeds of 150-600K/sec initially; after much tweaking, I got this up to 1MB/s on a wireless G laptop, and 2MB/s on a wired desktop. Write speeds were around 1.5-8MB/s (yes, I somehow got faster write speeds than read speeds!).
Tech support had a few suggestions, but after seeing a top read speed of 6MB/s with direct CAT6 connection to my laptop (and nowhere near that over the network), I gave up.

Other Thoughts: Although not really mentioned in the documentation, the MTU (frame size) should be left at 1500 - it actually slowed down with higher numbers (goes up to 9000). Tech support basically said if I got a slower speed on my network (vs direct connection) then there must be a problem with my network. But I have an old 2007 Lacie home mini NAS that routinely gets 4MB/s read and writes on my wireless laptop; I also have a Buffalo NAS which is a little slower at 2-3 MB/s on wireless. But the Seagate Black armor was much slower always, and at times intolerable (150K/s!).

8 out of 10 people found this review helpful. Did you? Yes No

ICON Loading...
Are you an E-Blast Insider? Subscribe Newegg e-Blast
PayPal
Shop without retyping payment details. Secure shopping made faster.
Check out with PayPal.

Related Products
General Brand Seagate Model STDM12000100 Interfaces Port RJ ...
General Brand Seagate Model STBN100 Configuration Form Factor ...
4 Bay 16TB LCD display panel with buttons ...
Shop by Region: United States | Canada | China
VeriSign Click for the BBB Business Review of this Computers - Supplies & Parts in Whittier CAThis site protected by Trustwave's Trusted Commerce program Inc500
Policy & Agreement | Privacy Policy  © 2000-2014 Newegg Inc.  All rights reserved.
If the Adobe Reader does not appear when you click on a link for a PDF file, you can download Adobe Reader from the Adobe web site. nassau