Compare Synology NAS Expansion DX1215 12-Bay, For compatible DiskStation models AND Qnap 19"Rack Enterprise NAS TES-1885U-D1521-8GR 18-Bay, 2U, 12x 12Gb SAS/SATA HD + 6x SATA SSD, (8GB ECC RAM, Xeon 4-core) + 10GbE


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DX1215
IBSY-DX1215
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£746.00 ex.VAT
£895.20 inc.VAT
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TES-1885U-D1521-8GR
IBQ-RT1885Q-8GR
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£2,842.00 ex.VAT
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General

Stock code
IBSY-DX1215
IBQ-RT1885Q-8GR
Brand
Synology
Qnap
Series
NAS Expansion
19"Rack Enterprise NAS
Model
DX1215
TES-1885U-D1521-8GR
UPC
846504001859
ROHS
Y
Y
Date added
04/11/2014
17/04/2018

Information

Form Factor / Drive Height
270x300x340mm
88 x 442.5 x 530.5 mm
Platter size
3.5"
3.5"
Platter (alternate)
2.5"
2.5"
RAM/Cache
8GB ECC
Guarantee
5yr
5yr
Processor
N/A
Intel Xeon D-1521, four-core 2.4 GHz
CPU Mark (cpubenchmark.net)
6980
Redundant PSU ?
Not available
Total Drives
12
12
Total Drives (alternate)
6
RAID
JBOD
0:1:5:6:JBOD:
Rack size
2

Connections

PORTS SUMMARY
12X SATA 7-pin Discrete with Power
4X RJ45 1GbE
2X SFP+ 10GbE
3X PCIe v3 x4
1X PCIe v3 x8
12X SFF-8482 (Internal)
6X SFF-8482 (Internal)
Internal Ports (#1)
12
Speed
Speed/RPM
6Gb/s SATA to Gigabit Ethernet (1,000 Mbit/s)
12Gb SAS/SATA to Gigabit Ethernet (1,000 Mbit/s)
Physical
Colour
Black
Black
Weight (kg)
12kg
21.41kg
Weight (bare)
9.02kg
15.1kg
Watts
Redundant 450W
Reviews
Synology NAS Expansion

DX1215


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Price ex.VAT:£746.00
Price inc.VAT:£895.20





General Performance

The DX1215 unlike the TES-1885U-D1521-8GR is made by Synology. People often choose Synology because of user friendly interface as well as being suited for Mac and Windows based environments. It is relatively easy to set up and use, and those who are new to Network Attached Storage are advised to go for the Synology. Unlike the TES-1885U-D1521-8GR this box has the N/A processor. The DX1215 RAM compared with TES-1885U-D1521-8GR 8GB ECC is clearly weaker.

About Connections


About Usage

As there are no LAN ports, you probably know this is DAS (directly attached storage) box. Sometimes more than anything we need speed! If you have chosen right drives for your DX1215 box, you can expect the best performance whilst you are editing your videos or working with graphics. Only disadvantage with DAS boxes, is data sharing capabilities, compared with NAS functionality.

Price And Warranty

This box comes with staggering 5 year warranty for your peace of mind and long term hardware security. This Synology is £2,096.00 cheaper than the most expensive unit TES-1885U-D1521-8GR.
Qnap 19"Rack Enterprise NAS

TES-1885U-D1521-8GR


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Price ex.VAT:£2,842.00
Price inc.VAT:£3,410.40





General Performance

The TES-1885U-D1521-8GR unlike the DX1215 is made by Qnap. By choosing Qnap people expect to see advanced configurations opportunities as well as innovative and more diverse business applications. You are able to customize the TES-1885U-D1521-8GR to your needs. This model comes with new DDR4 technology random access memorty (RAM). DDR3 used to work at 800 MT/s (or Millions of Transfers per second) and some went as high as 2133. DDR4, starts at 2133 MHz. The increased speed means an overall increase in bandwidth. Unlike the DX1215 this box has the Intel Xeon D-1521, four-core 2.4 GHz processor. This box has Xeon processor. These processors usually are used in solutions where you cannot afford even shortest downtime. They usually come with biggest cache size. If processor comes with ECC (Error detection and correction) technology, it prevents server ever to go offline. Useful for accounting or bidding systems with no place for error.

About Connections

With six LAN ports this box is making good enterprise level NAS.

About Usage

With 12 bay unit you are having additional advantages. You can choose from number of RAID solutions to set up. There could be RAID that saves your data even if one of the drives fail so you can still recover your data. This would be slightly more safe option to keep your data. Besides you can still access your documents or media files over your private network or even internet. You may install Plex Media Server on this box. Plex lets you easily create a feature rich and practical home media playback system. Some boxes offer real time transcoding functionality. That let you stream your media hustle free, based on your device speed or screen size. Please contact us to find transcoding compatibility list.

PLEX TRANSCODING


This NAS feature Intel Xeon D-1521, four-core 2.4 GHz processor which will let you transcode videos on the PLEX. This will allow you to watch videos remotely from anywhere you can connect to the internet. The i3 CPU will transcode all HD and Full HD videos including quite few 4K videos. The i5 and i7 will pretty much transcode any video you want. The difference will be the number of simultaneous streams. The i7 obviously can cope with more streams than i5.

Price And Warranty

This box comes with staggering 5 year warranty for your peace of mind and long term hardware security. This is the most expensive box with the price tag £2,842.00.


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