For its newsletter subscribers only, newegg offers the Patriot Javelin S4 4-Bay Media Server
, model no. PCNASJV35S4, for $199.99. Coupon code "EMCNAHE238" cuts it to $169.99
. With free shipping
, that's $5 under our July mention (which had rebate hassles) and is the lowest total price we've seen. (It's a current price low by $11.) This 4-bay storage server (it's empty, but holds up to four Serial ATA hard drives, for a total of 12TB) can automatically upload to FaceBook, download media files via FTP, web, and torrent, work as an iTunes or Squeezebox server to share streaming music, and more. It features USB 2.0 and Gigabit Ethernet connectivity, RAID 0, 1, 5, 5+Spare, 10 and JBOD configurations, one eSATA port, and more. Deal ends September 27.