QNAP Launch its New TS-x64 2.5GbE NAS
Mike Sanders / 2 weeks ago
QNAP has announced the launch of its latest 4-bay TS-464 and 6-bay TS-664 quad-core 2.5 GbE NAS designed for professionals and office users with high-speed demands. With M.2 NVMe SSD slots, PCIe Gen 3 expandability for 10 GbE or 5 GbE connectivity and 4K HDMI output, the TS-x64 enables not only installing a QM2 card for M.2 SSD caching but also convenient virtual machine display and smooth multimedia streaming. The TS-x64 also supports Snapshots to help protect data from ransomware security threats.
QNAP TS-x64 2.5GbE NAS
The TS-x64 is powered by an Intel Celeron N5105/ N5095 quad-core 4-thread processor (burst up to 2.9 GHz) with an Intel AES-NI encryption engine and support for up to 16 GB dual-channel memory. The TS-x64 has two 2.5 GbE ports, two USB 2.0 (480 Mbps) ports, and two USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps) ports that provide faster data transfer and backup. With the M.2 PCIe Gen3 slot, the TS-x64 enables cache acceleration or SSD storage pools for improved performance. The TS-x64 has a PCIe Gen 3 slot allowing installing a 10GbE network card, a QM2 card for NVMe SSD caching or Qtier. The TS-x64’s storage capacity can be expanded by connecting TL and TR storage expansion enclosures.
The TS-x64 adopts the latest QTS 5.0 operating system and includes rich NAS home/business applications: HBS (Hybrid Backup Sync) realizes efficient local/remote/cloud backup jobs; Block-based snapshots make data protection and recovery easier and effectively mitigate the threat of ransomware; HybridMount provides cloud storage gateways that integrate private and public cloud storage and enable local caching; Virtualization Station and Container Station enable light virtualization applications; QVR Elite helps deploy a cutting-edge smart surveillance system. To help fight against cyber threats, the TS-x64 provides authentication management, QVPN (Supporting WireGuard), Malware Remover, and Security Counselor for enhanced NAS security. Home users will also enjoy the wide range of multimedia applications (including Plex), streaming capabilities, and a built-in HDMI port, which allows them to enjoy their multimedia on their device of choice.
- QNAP TS-464-4G: 4 x 3.5-inch SATA 6 Gb/s drive bays, 4 GB DDR4 memory
- QNAP TS-664-4G: 6 x 3.5-inch SATA 6 Gb/s drive bays, 4 GB DDR4 memory
Where Can I Learn More?
At the time of writing, QAP hasn’t confirmed any specific regional release dates for these new NAS devices nor how much we can expect them to cost when they do arrive with retailers. – If you would, however, like to learn more about this and other QNAP products, then you can visit their official website via the link here!
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