Compare Qnap Desktop NAS 10GbE+TB3 TVS-872XT-i5-16G 8-Bay RAID (16GB RAM, Core i5) + 10GbE + Thunderbolt 3 AND Qnap 19"Rack NAS TS-873U-8G 8-Bay, 2U RAID (8GB RAM, AMD RX-421ND) +10GbE


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TVS-872XT-i5-16G
IBQ-872XT-i516
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£1,624.00 ex.VAT
£1,948.80 inc.VAT
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TS-873U-8G
IBQ-R873-8G
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£1,331.00 ex.VAT
£1,597.20 inc.VAT
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General

Stock code
IBQ-872XT-i516
IBQ-R873-8G
Brand
Qnap
Qnap
Series
Desktop NAS 10GbE+TB3
19"Rack NAS
Model
TVS-872XT-i5-16G
TS-873U-8G
Type
8-Bay RAID (16GB RAM, Core i5) + 10GbE + Thunderbolt 3
8-Bay, 2U RAID (8GB RAM, AMD RX-421ND) +10GbE
ROHS
Y
Y
Date added
25/09/2018
26/06/2017

Information

Form Factor / Drive Height
234.6 x 369.9 x 319.8 mm
89 x 482 x 534 mm
Platter size
3.5"
3.5"
Platter (alternate)
2.5"
2.5"
RAM/Cache
16GB
8GB
Guarantee
2yr
3yr
Processor
Intel® CoreTM i5-8400T six-core 1.7 GHz
AMD R Series RX-421ND Quad Core 2.1 GHz Processor with Turbo Core up to 3.4 GHz
CPU Mark (cpubenchmark.net)
9659
4857
Total Drives
8
8
Total Drives (alternate)
8
8
RAID
0:1:5:6:JBOD:
0:1:5:6:JBOD:
RAID Levels
Single Disk, JBOD, RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10
RAID 0,1,5,6,10, 5/6/10+spare, JBOD, single
Rack size
2

Connections

PORTS SUMMARY
1X HDMI 2.0
1X 10GbE RJ45
2X 1GbE RJ45
2X M.2 NVMe
1X PCIe v3 x4
8X SATA 7-pin Discrete with Power
2X Thunderbolt type C
2X USB3.1 gen2 type A
2X USB3.1 gen2 type C
2X 10GbE SFP+
4X 1GbE RJ45
2X M.2 SATA
8X SATA 7-pin Discrete with Power
4X USB2 type A (host)
2X USB3 type A (host)
Speed
Speed/RPM
6Gb/s to Gigabit Ethernet and Thunderbolt 3rpm
SATA to Gigabit Ethernet (1,000 Mbit/s)
Physical
Colour
Black
Black
Weight (kg)
10kg
15kg
Weight (bare)
? 9.05kg
9.86kg
Watts
250W
Reviews
Qnap Desktop NAS 10GbE+TB3

TVS-872XT-i5-16G


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Price ex.VAT:£1,624.00
Price inc.VAT:£1,948.80





General Performance

The TVS-872XT-i5-16G same as the TS-873U-8G 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 TVS-872XT-i5-16G 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 TS-873U-8G this box has the Intel® CoreTM i5-8400T six-core 1.7 GHz processor. This box has i5 processor. Similarly like i7 it could likely have a "turbo boost" when needed. Another key difference between the TS-873U-8G is RAM. TVS-872XT-i5-16G arrives with 16GB RAM. The TVS-872XT-i5-16G 16GB RAM compared with TS-873U-8G 8GB is clearly weaker.

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. With three LAN ports this box is making good enterprise level NAS. 10-gigabit Ethernet means it is transmitting Ethernet frames at a rate of 10 gigabits per second. That means fast networking! Four 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 8 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® CoreTM i5-8400T six-core 1.7 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 2 year warranty for your peace of mind and long term hardware security. This is the most expensive box with the price tag £1,624.00.
Qnap 19"Rack NAS

TS-873U-8G


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Price ex.VAT:£1,331.00
Price inc.VAT:£1,597.20





General Performance

The TS-873U-8G same as the TVS-872XT-i5-16G 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-873U-8G 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 TVS-872XT-i5-16G this box has the AMD R Series RX-421ND Quad Core 2.1 GHz Processor with Turbo Core up to 3.4 GHz processor. Another key difference between the TVS-872XT-i5-16G is RAM. TS-873U-8G arrives with 8GB RAM. The TS-873U-8G 8GB RAM compared with TVS-872XT-i5-16G 16GB is clearly weaker.

About Connections

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

About Usage

With 8 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.

Price And Warranty

This box comes with 3 year warranty for your peace of mind and long term hardware security. Despite TVS-872XT-i5-16G has better warranty, it is still good to know that you have your three years of no worries manufacturer cover. This Qnap is £293.00 cheaper than the most expensive unit TVS-872XT-i5-16G.


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