QNAP launches Turbo NAS

QNAP Systems has released the TS-x70 Pro Series Turbo NAS, delivering high-speed transcoding capabilities and high-quality audio

Powered by a Dual-Core Intel Core i3 3.3 GHz Processor and 2GB DDR3 RAM, the new system can deliver smooth real-time multimedia transcoding capabilities and up to 447MB read and 446MB write speeds, with optional 4 Gigabit LAN port configuration.

‘Network-attached storage (NAS) has become an increasingly popular element in home applications, and high-quality multimedia experiences require a solution with well-integrated hardware and software features,” said Jason Hsu, product manager of QNAP.

By connecting a TS-x70 Pro series model to a HDTV via HDMI, users can enjoy multimedia contents with 5.1 channel surround sound supported by the XBMC media player provided in the QNAP HD Station.

Hsu added that the TS-x70 Pro series delivers not only high-speed transcoding capabilities but also high-quality audio to provide a complete home theater experience.

The TS-x70 Pro series features the intuitive and app-oriented QTS 4.0 operating system that makes system operations and multimedia entertainment fully accessible and easy to use. Users can organise files and backups in one centralised location; sync files across computers, tablets and mobile devices with Qsync utility, share files across different groups and communities; and access, manage and enjoy files on the go using tablets and smart phones with mobile apps Qfile, Qmusic, Qphoto, Qmanager and VMobile.

The system is also a backup center to store files and media contents. Mac users can use the Apple Time Machine respectively to back up their data.

Key Specifications 

  • TS-870 Pro: 8-drive tower unit, Dual-Core Intel® Core™ i3 3.3 GHz Processor, 2GB DDR3 RAM expandable to 16GB,2 x Gigabit LAN port, 10GbE-ready, supports SATA 6Gbps hard drives/ SSD,hard drives hot-swappable, 2 x USB 3.0 port, HDMI port;
  • TS-670 Pro: 6-drive tower unit, Dual-Core Intel® Core™ i3 3.3 GHz Processor, 2GB DDR3 RAM expandable to 16GB,2 x Gigabit LAN port, 10GbE-ready, supports SATA 6Gbps hard drives/ SSD,hard drives hot-swappable, 2 x USB 3.0 port, HDMI port;
  • TS-470 Pro: 4-drive tower unit, Dual-Core Intel® Core™ i3 3.3 GHz Processor, 2GB DDR3 RAM expandable to 16GB,2 x Gigabit LAN port, 10GbE-ready, supports SATA 6Gbps hard drives/ SSD,hard drives hot-swappable, 2 x USB 3.0 port, HDMI port.

For more information on the TS-x70 Pro series, including where to buy, visit www.qnap.com

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