Originally Posted by thiggins
I can't speak to NFS. I only test SMB.
From my testing both http and nfs are more efficient than SMB on popcorn hour, dune and boxee box. What I don't know though between Nas boxes is streaming potential, would one be better on SMB but terrible at NFS. I know you can run into problems on The Netgear I you start using addons and such it doesn't take much to saturate the CPU and Ram.
More research needed for me