Ryzen™ NAS with graphics processing to facilitate AI-oriented tasks
The giant TS-1677X is powered by an AMD Ryzen™ processor with up to 8 cores/16 threads. When used with a high-end graphics card, the TS-1677X delivers incredible computing performance to empower data-intensive machine learning applications. The AMD Ryzen™ processor, with Turbo Core of up to 3.7 GHz, can greatly boost virtual machine performance.
PCIe expandability allows for graphics cards, 10GbE/40GbE adapters, QM2 cards, USB 3.1 10Gbps cards, or wireless network cards.
Supports AMD Radeon™ and NVIDIA® graphics cards for AI-computing, video processing or GPU-passthrough to VMs.
Dual 10GBASE-T (RJ45) ports accelerate virtualization applications and high-resolution video editing and sharing.
Qtier™ technology and SSD caching enable 24/7 optimized storage efficiency.
Scalable storage supporting virtualization, containerized apps, centralized storage, backup, sharing, and disaster recovery.
RAID 50/60 is recommended for NAS with over 10 disks to strike a balance between capacity, protection, and performance.
GPU-accelerated NAS for AI machine learning
The TS-1677X provides cutting-edge capabilities to help organizations develop cost-efficient AI-oriented big data storage solutions. Combined with a high-end graphics card, SSD caching, and QNAP's “QuAI” AI developer package, the vast data stored on the TS-1677X can be leveraged to quickly build, train, and optimize AI model-based services, beneficial for exploring intelligent services and greater business value.
Absolute performance with AMD Ryzen™ and up to 64GB RAM
Powered by a high-performance multi-core AMD Ryzen™ processor with AES-NI encryption acceleration and up to 64GB DDR4 RAM, the TS-1677X delivers aggressive yet power-smart performance to meet your multitasking demands, including running multiple virtual machines simultaneously. For resource-demanding business applications such as VDI, R&D, private cloud, and server virtualization, look no further than the TS-1677X.
Top-class hardware engineering with high I/O expandability
The exceptional hardware of the TS-1677X bolsters overall system performance. Coupled with the flexible and expandable architecture, the TS-1677X fulfills diversified application needs.
Provides quick system information for easier system management.
Built-in dual 10GbE 10GBASE-T ports
The TS-1677X offers not only four Gigabit Ethernet ports but also two 10GBASE-T RJ45 ports to fully support 10GbE high-speed networks and accelerate applications such as virtualization and on-the-fly video editing. The 10GBASE-T RJ45 ports also support 10G/5G/2.5G/1G/100M speeds to fulfill various bandwidth demands.
Extend NAS functionality with PCIe slots
The TS-1677X features three PCIe slots (1 x PCIe 3.0 x8, 1 x PCIe 3.0 x4, 1 x PCIe 2.0 x4) that allow for installing various expansion cards to increase application potential.
10GbE/ 40GbE adapters
Enables lightning-fast throughput for bandwidth-demanding tasks such as virtualization, massive data transmission, and fast backup/restoration.
QM2 M.2 SSD/10GbE cards
Add M.2 SSD caching or 10GbE (10GBASE-T) connectivity to the NAS for optimized performance.
Note: A QM2 card and a graphics card cannot be installed in the same NAS when both cards require PCIe slot 1.
Accelerates NAS video processing and GPU computing, empowers AI machine learning, and supports GPU-passthrough to VMs.
Wireless network cards
Works with WirelessAP Station to transform the NAS into a convenient wireless base station, allowing network resources of the NAS to be shared with multiple devices.
Fuel GPU-accelerated computing with a 550W power supply
Graphics cards are optimized for graphical calculations and transformations. The TS-1677X provides a 550 watt power supply to ensure compatibility with high-end graphics cards that can greatly empower applications including data-intensive AI machine learning, imaging processing, and virtual machine performance (via GPU passthrough). When watching videos with the TS-1677X, you can use the remote control ( RM-IR004, optional purchase) that supports QButton for a more convenient control of your multimedia experience.
1. The 550 watt power supply unit provides an 8-pin (6+2) power connector and a 6-pin power connector for a graphics card.
2. GPU support for QTS only applies to NVIDIA graphics cards. GPU Passthrough for VM is supported by AMD and NVIDIA graphics cards.
3. When Virtualization Station uses graphics cards, the NAS will temporarily stop hardware transcoding acceleration for QTS (and vice versa).
4. The TS-1677X supports graphics cards with dimensions up to 266 x 112 x 45 mm.
5. Consult the Compatibility List for supported NAS and graphics cards before purchasing a graphics card for the NAS.
SSD caching and auto tiering enable 24/7 optimized storage efficiency
The TS-1677X provides four 2.5-inch drive bays for SSD caching, perfect for improving the overall workflow of random IOPS demanding applications such as virtualization. Qtier™ Technology empowers the TS-1677X with auto tiering that continuously tiers files and data based on their access frequency. The new Qtier™ 2.0 also features IO-awareness that empowers SSD tiered storage with a cache-like reserved space to handle burst I/O in real time, greatly maximizing the advantages of SSDs.
The utmost performance & reliability
The TS-1677X supports advanced business features to provide maximized efficiency, performance, and to ensure round-the-clock services.
For a NAS with over 10 disks, RAID 50/60 not only provides greater data protection than RAID 5/6, but also maximizes available storage space compared to RAID 10. RAID 50/60 provides notable performance and protection for businesses of all sizes, including applications such as professional video streaming and databases.
The iSCSI Extensions for RDMA (iSER) protocol with a compatible 10GbE/40GbE SFP+ NIC helps boost data transfer performance of the NAS as VMware® ESXi storage, providing an essential tool to optimize demanding virtualization applications.
QRM+ provides a single-point solution to discover, map, monitor and manage all Windows®, Linux® and IPMI devices in your network, and facilitates device discovery with a graphical topology diagram.
Block-based iSCSI LUN: Ideal choice for virtualization storage
The TS-1677X supports block-based iSCSI LUN that provides a more reliable and isolated environment than file-based LUN. Supporting VMware®, Citrix®, Microsoft® Hyper-V®, Windows Server® 2012 R2 and Windows Server® 2016, the TS-1677X provides a reliable and affordable storage solution for virtualization environments, while also supporting VMware VAAI and Microsoft ODX to increase performance by offloading server loading for ESXi server and Hyper-V respectively, and supporting QNAP vSphere Client plug-in and QNAP SMI-S provider with enhanced operational efficiency and management in virtualization applications.
All-in-one server to host virtual machines and containers
Virtualization Station and Container Station provide comprehensive solutions for creating virtualized environments to improve business IT infrastructure, workflows, and productivity.
Run multiple Windows®, Linux®, UNIX®, Android™, and vQTS virtual machines and access them via a web browser or VNC (Virtual Network Computing). Businesses can consolidate existing physical servers into virtual machines on their NAS to reduce operating and maintenance costs.
Container Station integrates LXC and Docker® lightweight virtualization technologies. You can download apps from the built-in Docker Hub® to easily import/export container apps and manage access control, enjoying the benefit of easy installation, transferability and high-efficiency.
Host multiple virtual QTS systems on a single NAS
Based on Virtualization Station, vQTS allows for creating isolated virtual QTS systems to provide benefits for resource segregation, multi-tenant environments, and flexible application deployment. vQTS can also help optimize power usage, costs, and physical space. You can host multiple independent QTS systems on the TS-1677X, while each virtual QTS can be used by different departments and teams with their own privilege settings and application environments, realizing greater business flexibility in management and applications.
Note: The TS-1677X-1200-4G does not support vQTS.
Complete backup planning
The TS-1677X provides flexible backup and disaster recovery solutions to assist organizations in routine backup jobs with greater cost-efficiency and productivity.
Windows and Mac backup
Use the free QNAP NetBak Replicator utility to backup/restore Windows® files. Time Machine® is also supported for Mac® devices.
Hybrid Backup Sync
Consolidates backup, restoration and synchronization functions (using RTRR, rsync, FTP, CIFS/SMB) for easily transferring data to local, remote and cloud storage spaces as a comprehensive data storage and disaster recovery plan.
Snapshots for Volume & LUN
Snapshots are essential for NAS data protection, and its block-level operation makes it a dependable method for mitigating the growing threat of ransomware. The TS-1677X supports up to 256 snapshots per volume or LUN, and maximum 1,024 snapshots per NAS.
With potentially huge storage capacities, high performance, integrated virtualization solutions, and support for snapshots that record the state of the system at any time, the TS-1677X is perfect for backing up virtual machines.
Enjoy the Roon experience without a PC
Roon, the music player for music lovers, identifies all the music stored on the NAS and consolidates them in Roon’s interconnected digital library. You can browse and play music with Roon apps on any compatible device for multi-zone multimedia experiences. The TS-1677X supports the Roon Server app in the QTS App Center and provides the performance, storage potential, and SSD caching to optimize music streaming, providing the perfect choice for the optimum music experience!
Whole new QVR Pro surveillance solution
QNAP’s new QVR Pro surveillance solution allows you to arrange a dedicated, independent storage space for surveillance data on TS-1677X and leverage the advantages of scalability and storage manageability from QTS. With QVR Pro, camera management, storage space allocation, camera live viewing and playback is greatly simplified. You can also use the QVR Pro Client mobile app to monitor your cameras from anywhere, or use a USB webcam as an ONVIF network camera with the QUSBCam2 app.
5,000+ compatible IP cameras
8 free IP camera channels
128 max. IP camera channels
QUSBCam2 record from USB webcams
More productivity applications
Live broadcasting through QNAP NAS, while also streaming to public clouds. The footage is saved directly to the NAS for later playback.
Use the NAS as a central management platform to manage multiple QNAP NAS across multiple sites, monitor system logs, and manage NAS updates and maintenance.
QIoT Suite Lite
Combines the security and large capacity potential of QNAP NAS while providing an IoT solution on a private cloud. It only takes three steps to quickly deploy your own IoT application.
Enable remote access through NAS browsers to access local LAN resources without going through complex VPN settings.
Centrally manage and switch between different email accounts, back up emails to the NAS, and safeguard email security and personal privacy.
A full-text search engine that helps quickly find specific images, music, videos, documents, and emails by using keywords and many search conditions.
Flexible and economical storage expansion
You need an easy solution to increase storage capacity when running out of space. QNAP provides several ways to expand your NAS storage as needed to accommodate data and business growth.
Use VJBOD (Virtual JBOD) to expand your storage capacity by using the unused storage of other QNAP NAS. Up to 8 QNAP NAS can be mounted as local disks on the TS-1677X.
Upgrade RAID Capacity
Hot swap lower-capacity drives with larger-capacity drives so that your QNAP NAS can grow with your business.
Migrate to a New NAS
Install your NAS hard drives into a larger QNAP NAS and retain all your existing data and configurations.
Attach Expansion Enclosure
Connect up to 2 UX-800P, UX-500P or up to 4 REXP-1000 Pro expansion enclosures. Use the Storage & Snapshots Manager to easily handle NAS capacity expansion.
AMD Ryzen™ 7 1700 8-core/16-thread 3.0 GHz processor, Turbo Core 3.7 GHz
Graphics: Optional (with PCIe expansion card)
Encryption Engine: AES-NI
16 GB DDR4 (2 x 8 GB)
64 GB (4 x 16 GB)
4 x Long-DIMM slots
(For dual- or quad-DIMM configurations, you must use a pair of identical DDR4 modules.)
12 x 3.5-inch SATA 6 Gbps bays
4 x 2.5-inch SATA 6 Gbps bays
• 3.5-inch SATA hard disk drives
• 2.5-inch SATA hard disk drives
• 2.5-inch SATA solid state drives
• 2.5-inch solid state drives
10 Gigabit Ethernet Port
2 x 10GBASE-T RJ45, supporting 10G/5G/2.5G/1G/100M
Note: Please use CAT6a or CAT 7 LAN cables (sold separately) to achieve 10GbE speed
Gigabit Ethernet Port
4 x RJ45
8 x USB 3.0
• Front: 1 x USB 3.0 Type-A (Note: It comes with the One-Touch Copy button)
• Back: 6 x USB 3.0 Type-A; 1 x USB 3.0 Type-C
Slot 1: Gen3 x8
Slot 2: Gen3 x4
Slot 3: Gen2 x4
Optional: With PCIe expansion card
USB One Touch Copy
Front: USB 3.0 Type-A
• 2 x 3.5 mm dynamic microphone jacks
• 1 x 3.5 mm line-out jack
• 1 x speaker
• Alarm buzzer
Note: You cannot use the speakers and the line-out jack simultaneously.
Note: Requires an optional graphics card and RM-IR004 remote control
Dimensions (H x W x D)
303.84 x 369.89 x 319.8 mm
11.96 x 14.56 x 12.59 inch
13.39 kg (29.52 lbs)
Power Supply Unit
550W, 100-240V AC, 50/60Hz
System: 3 x 9.2cm fan (12V DC)
CPU: 2 x 9cm fan
Operating Temperature & Relative Humidity
0 ~ 40˚C ( 32˚F ~ 104˚F ), 5 ~ 95% RH non-condensing, wet bulb: 27˚C (80.6˚F)
Kensington security slot
Note: Use only QNAP memory modules to maintain system performance and stability. For NAS devices with more than one memory slot, use QNAP modules with identical specifications. Warning: Using unsupported modules may degrade performance, cause errors, or prevent the operating system from starting.
* Sound Level Test Environment: Refer to ISO 7779; Maximum HDD loaded; Bystander Position; Average data from 1 meter in front of operating NAS.
Designs and specifications are subject to change without notice.
| Stock code || IBQ-1677X-17x16|
| Brand || Qnap|
| Series || Desktop NAS|
| Model || TS-1677X-1700-16G|
| Type || 16-Bay (12x 3.5", 4x 2.5") RAID (16GB RAM, Ryzen 7 1700) + 10GbE|
| ROHS || Y|
| Date added || 13/03/2018|
TS-1677X-1700-16G Spec Information
| Form Factor / Drive Height || 304 x 370 x 320 mm|
| Platter size || 3.5"|
| Platter (alternate) || 2.5"|
| RAM/Cache || 16GB|
| Guarantee || 3yr|
| Processor || AMD Ryzen 7 1700 Eight-core / 16-thread 3.0 GHz processor, Turbo Core 3.7 GHz|
| CPU Mark (cpubenchmark.net) || 14263|
| Total Drives || 12|
| Total Drives (alternate) || 4|
| RAID || 0:1:5:6:JBOD:|
| RAID Levels || Single Disk, JBOD, RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10|
TS-1677X-1700-16G Spec Connections
|PCIe||PCIe v2 x4||Internal||1|
|PCIe||PCIe v3 x4||Internal||1|
|PCIe||PCIe v3 x8||Internal||1|
|USB3||USB3 type A (host)||External||8|
| Speed/RPM || 6Gb/s SATA to 10GbE and 1GbE Ethernet|
| Weight (kg) || 20kg|
| Weight (bare) || 13.39kg|
| Watts || 550W|
| Colour || Black|
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