Choosing a NAS or HTC for PLEX

Which is better?
1. A HTC (Home Theater Computer) running as a PLEX server and player, mainly for digitizing music CD collection to playback through home network, adding a few available 1TB drives

2. A new 4 bay NAS central PLEX and data server for a number of household computers.

Usually HTC will be cheaper then a NAS. But you won’t have a RAID protection.
With a NAS you can build bigger volumes then HTC would allow. And you can easier sharing options and data protections functions.
NAS- bigger, safer.
HTC – cheaper and faster.

I hope this helps.

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