Never Worry About Your iPhone's Storage Capacity Again: Emtec Wi-Fi HDD Review

 Emtec Wi-Fi HDD Review

I had the opportunity to try Wi-Fi HDD P700 ($119.99) from Emtec. I liked the truly massive amount of storage (1 TB or 2 TB) it offers compared to most competing offerings which are solid state based and offer 16 GB to 64 GB. I also liked that it offers both Wi-Fi and Ethernet based router capability. The device offers six hours of battery life, plus iOS and Android support with multi-user support (up to eight users). However, it is somewhat expensive and users must have the free "Emtec Connect" app to access the content. 

Emtec Wi-Fi HDD

Pros

  • Massive amount of storage
  • Wi-Fi or Ethernet based
  • Six hours of battery life
  • iOS and Android support
  • Mult-iuser support (up to eight users)

Cons

  • Expensive
  • Requires custom app

Final Verdict

If you want to wirelessly access gigabytes of videos on your iOS devices, the Wi-Fi HDD P700 from Emtec offers up to two terabytes.

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Author Details

Todd Bernhard

Todd Bernhard is a bestselling (6+ million downloads) award-winning (AARP, About.com, BestAppEver.com, Digital Hollywood, and Verizon) developer and founder of NoTie.NET, an app developer specializing in Talking Ringtone apps including AutoRingtone. And his profile photo is of the last known sighting of Mr. Bernhard wearing a tie, circa 2007!

An iPhone is almost always attached to his hip or in his pocket, but over the years, Mr. Bernhard has owned an Apple Newton, a Motorola Marco, an HP 95LX, a Compaq iPaq, a Palm Treo, and a Nokia e62. In addition to writing for iPhone Life, Mr. Bernhard has written for its sister publications, PocketPC Magazine and The HP Palmtop Paper.