Compare Qnap Desktop NAS TS-231P2-1G 2-Bay RAID (1GB RAM) AND Qnap Silent NAS HS-251+ 2-Bay RAID (2GB RAM)


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TS-231P2-1G
IBQ-231P2-1G
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£171.00 ex.VAT
£205.20 inc.VAT
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HS-251+
IBQ-HS251P
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£282.00 ex.VAT
£338.40 inc.VAT
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General

Stock code
IBQ-231P2-1G
IBQ-HS251P
Brand
Qnap
Qnap
Series
Desktop NAS
Silent NAS
Model
TS-231P2-1G
HS-251+
Type
2-Bay RAID (1GB RAM)
2-Bay RAID (2GB RAM)
UPC
885022009046
ROHS
Y
Y
Date added
14/07/2017
28/10/2015

Information

Form Factor / Drive Height
168x102x225mm
41.3 (H) x 302 (W) x 220 (D) mm
Platter size
3.5"
3.5"
Platter (alternate)
2.5"
2.5"
RAM/Cache
1GB
2GB
Guarantee
2yr
2yr
Processor
Annapurna Labs AL-314, 4-core,1.7GHz
Intel Celeron J1900 2.0GHz Quad Core (up to 2.42GHz)
CPU Mark (cpubenchmark.net)
low
1883
Total Drives
2
2
RAID
0:1:JBOD:
0:1:JBOD:
RAID Levels
Single Disk, JBOD, RAID 0, 1
Single Disk, JBOD, RAID 0, 1

Connections

PORTS SUMMARY
2X LAN
2X SATA 7-pin Discrete with Power
3X USB3 type A (host)
2X LAN
1X HDMI
2X SATA 7-pin Discrete with Power
2X USB2 type A (host)
2X USB3 type A (host)
Speed
Speed/RPM
SATA 6Gb/s to Gigabit Ethernet (1,000 Mbit/s)
6Gb/s to Gigabit Ethernet (1,000 Mbit/s)
Physical
Colour
White
Black
Weight (kg)
2.32kg
2.62kg
Weight (bare)
1.28kg
1.56kg
Reviews
Qnap Desktop NAS

TS-231P2-1G


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Price ex.VAT:£171.00
Price inc.VAT:£205.20





General Performance

The TS-231P2-1G same as the HS-251+ 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 TS-231P2-1G to your needs. Unlike the HS-251+ this box has the Annapurna Labs AL-314, 4-core,1.7GHz processor. Another key difference between the HS-251+ is RAM. TS-231P2-1G arrives with 1GB RAM. The TS-231P2-1G 1GB RAM compared with HS-251+ 2GB is clearly weaker.

About Connections

There are two LAN ports on this box, making it a good home or small business NAS as you can utilise Link Aggregation and Failover support. Three USB3 ports on this Qnap is offering you up to 5Gb/s transfer speeds of external devices. It is fast enough to get your files through fairly quickly with this speed and make backing up with an external drive or Apple Time Machine a quick and easy process.

About Usage

With two bay unit you are having additional advantages. You may choose your box to be set up as JBOD, RAID0 or RAID1. RAID 0 would be good for non-critical storage of data when you need it to read and written at high speeds. It could give you good performance. Besides you can still access your documents or media files over your private network or even internet.

Price And Warranty

This box comes with 2 year warranty for your peace of mind and long term hardware security. This Qnap is £111.00 cheaper than the most expensive unit HS-251+.
Qnap Silent NAS

HS-251+


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Price ex.VAT:£282.00
Price inc.VAT:£338.40





General Performance

The HS-251+ same as the TS-231P2-1G 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 HS-251+ to your needs. Unlike the TS-231P2-1G this box has the Intel Celeron J1900 2.0GHz Quad Core (up to 2.42GHz) processor. With its 2.0GHZ processor, this box should have no trouble transcoding your videos up to 1080P via the native MANUFACTURER apps. Another key difference between the TS-231P2-1G is RAM. HS-251+ arrives with 2GB RAM. Size of 2GB makes HS-251+ the best regards to RAM capacity.

About Connections

At the back of the box you will find HDMI port which will let you connect it to TV or monitor. In this case you are not limited to network speeds. The HS-251+ is packed with remote control for you to conveniently control the HD Station via the built-in IR receiver of the HS-251+. There are two LAN ports on this box, making it a good home or small business NAS as you can utilise Link Aggregation and Failover support. Two USB3 ports on this Qnap is offering you up to 5Gb/s transfer speeds of external devices. It is fast enough to get your files through fairly quickly with this speed and make backing up with an external drive or Apple Time Machine a quick and easy process. Sometimes when your business grows, you might consider getting a box with expansion capabilities. With this box you have all opportunities to do so. You might want to contact one of our tech guys to find out more.

About Usage

With two bay unit you are having additional advantages. You may choose your box to be set up as JBOD, RAID0 or RAID1. RAID 0 would be good for non-critical storage of data when you need it to read and written at high speeds. It could give you good performance. 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.

Price And Warranty

This box comes with 2 year warranty for your peace of mind and long term hardware security. This is the most expensive box with the price tag £282.00.


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