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|design||Very unique chassis design from QNAP in the newly release TS-253B NAS for 2017. It is both compact and remarkably packed with features. The removable front panel acts as both protection for the HDD trays and a preventative measure for dust. Also the addition of an LCD panel, SD Card Reader, Direct Attached Connection and 1 Touch copy button mean this small little NAS has an incredible number of features.|
|features||easily one of the most fully featured NAS servers in this price range available to date! With many of the key hardware and software applications of the QNAP TVS-473, TS-451A, TS-453A and more - but all available in this single NAS. Dual HDMI, DUAL LAN, PCIe Slot, SD Card reader, Quick Connect DAS, one touch USB 3.0 Copy, Hot Swapping, new and improved remote control and more. This is fast becoming the home and SMB NAS to beat in 2017!|
|performance||Supporting everything from Plex, Kodi over HDMI in Linux Station, VMs, standalone surveillance, all RAID levels, DLNA support, apple time machine, Mac and Windows full RTRRR, QVR Pro Beta and more - you will struggle to find something this NAS cannot do!|
|value||For the pure funtionality and ability, you will struggle to do better than this NAS. It is designed to be the answer to your NAS needs and delivers in almost everyway. It brings years of technical evolution and innovation to a climax and produces a fantastic little NAS solution in the TS-253B.|
|design||Shame it is almost 80% plastic externally. Yes that reduces noise and makes it quite, but some may be put off by this.|
|features||Those looking for something for enterprise use will perhaps be better looking for something in the TVS-1282 Series in an i5 or i7. This NAS is about being able to do many, many things very well, rather than 1 or 2 things incredibly!|
|performance||We just wish QNAP released the Thunderbolt 3 Card to buy seperately. A two Bay Thunderbolt 3 NAS would be incredible! Such a shame...but you never know!|
|value||Misses the mark just a little without arriving with TB3 connectivity and some users may be put off by the plastic chassis.|
The Qnap Desktop NAS TS-253B-4G 2-Bay RAID (4GB RAM) 8TBis Network Attached NAS Storage device. It features a Intel Celeron J3455 Quad Core 1.5 GHz (up to 2.3 GHz) CPU and with 4GB RAM providing outstanding performance for those looking for a cost effective Network Storage option. This Qnap Desktop NAS TS-253B-4G is backed with Qnap’s 2yr limited warranty.Out of the box this NAS can handle 2 x 3.5" hard drives / SSDs, giving it a maximum capacity of 32TB via 16TB drives.
Virtual Machine. Another advantage of the Qnap Desktop NAS is a solid framework for utilizing Virtualisation and VMware. More than traditional storage, this gives you the ability to create multiple Virtual PC Desktop interfaces for shared users via their browsers and more.
Included with this Qnap NAS are WD hard disks. Network Attached Storage Class drives are the perfect choice for constant, 24h hours a day, 7 days a week, Read and Write operations.
WD NAS drives are the industry choice for NAS devices as they improve performance and capability within your TS-253B-4G NAS server unit.
Combining Qnap Desktop NAS TS-253B-4G and 2 WD hard disks will provide you with a solid, long term Storage solution.
Combining Qnap Desktop NAS TS-253B-4G and 2 WD hard drives provide you compact but highly efficient Network-Attached Storage solution. Giving you the ability to share and distribute your media throughout the home and accross the internet, create Apple Time Machine backups, conduct Surveillance tasks and still furnish you with a strong Synchronisation system running in the background.
Plex Server on Qnap Desktop NAS TS-253B-4G
gives you centralized home media playback system streaming its media to your Smart phone, tablet or TV over the internet or local network.
Plex on Qnap Desktop NAS provides free services:
|Comparison||Qtier||SSD Cache||Full SSD|
|1.Available SSD Space||Expandable as needed||Limited by available memory*||Expandable as needed|
|4.Data Migration Method||Scheduled||Automatic||-|
|5.Data migration Mechanism||Moves data to different tiers depending on access frequency||Replicates frequently-accessed data to SSD storage||All data stored on SSDs|
|6.Application Scenarios||Used for predictable I/O workloads such as file/web/email servers, application virtualization or video editing.||Used for highly frequent data access environment such as application virtualization or video editing.||Used for applications requiring fast/intensive I/O such as databases or virtualized environments.|
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|Type||2-Bay RAID (4GB RAM)|
|Form Factor / Drive Height||168 x 105 x 226 mm|
|Processor||Intel Celeron J3455 Quad Core 1.5 GHz (up to 2.3 GHz)|
|CPU Mark (cpubenchmark.net)||2132|
|RAID Levels||Single Disk, JBOD, RAID 0, 1|
|SATA||SATA 7-pin Discrete with Power||Internal||2|
|USB3||USB3 type A (host)||External||5|
|Speed/RPM||6Gb/s to Gigabit Ethernet (1,000 Mbit/s)|
Qnap Desktop NAS TS-932X-8G 9-Bay (5x 3.5", 4x 2.5") RAID (8GB RAM, AMD AL-324) + 10GbE SFP+ ||
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