QNAP HS-251C 2-Bay Turbo NAS Network Storage with 1GB RAM
The TS-251C is a high-performance storage solution with incredible affordability for home/SOHO users, that provides the power of a Celeron based system with the price of an Atom system. Powered by the advanced QTS operating system, the TS-251C performs as an easy-to-use yet powerful NAS for data backup, file synchronization, remote access, home entertainment, and is ideal for users to build a personal cloud to access their data easily.
Value without Sacrificing Performance
Powered by a 64-bit dual-core Intel Celeron 2.41GHz processor with 1GB energy efficient DDR3L RAM, the TS-251C is a powerful home NAS with supreme value and great performance to deliver up to 112 MB/s read and write speeds. The TS-251C can also automatically increase the processor's clock rate from 2.41 GHz to 2.58 GHz when needed for CPU intensive tasks. The TS-251C’s fast encryption and decryption performance provides transfer speeds of up to 112 MB/s with AES-256bit volume encryption, boosting system performance and security while ensuring the safety of sensitive personal data stored in the TS-251C.
Easily Build Your Personal Cloud and Access Anywhere
QNAP’s myQNAPcloud provides an always-connected infrastructure for business and home users to easily build a private/personal cloud. Through any web browser or the free mobile app the TS-251C becomes your personal cloud so you are always connected to your data. Take advantage of the myQNAPcloud service, which allows you to remotely access your TS-251C wherever you are. Instantly stream or share your multimedia contents and share them with your friends.
Stream Media via DLNA, AirPlay, Chromecast and Plex
You can use DLNA compatible devices such as HDTVs, Smart TVs, Sony PS3, Microsoft Xbox 360 and HiFi systems to enjoy HD quality videos and high-resolution audio content such as DSD (Direct Stream Digital) audio format stored on the TS-251C. You can also use the Qfile app on an iOS device to browse videos and photos stored on the TS-251C and play on a TV via Apple TV. By installing the QAirplay and Chromecast app, available from the QTS App Center, you can stream your media content directly to a TV via Apple TV or Chromecast. The TS-251C's support for Plex Media Server organizes all of your media with rich information and transforms the TS-251C into a powerful & easy to use streaming machine with DLNA, Roku, Amazon Fire TV, and Google TV support.
Cross Platform File Sharing, Centralized Data Storage
The TS-251C supports SMB/CIFS, NFS, and AFP protocols for file sharing across Windows, Mac and Linux/UNIX. Data, logs and ISO image of CDs and DVDs can be centrally stored in the TS-251C and protected with an integrated antivirus solution.
Well Rounded Backup Solutions to Secure Data
QNAP NetBak Replicator supports real-time and scheduled data backup on Windows including Outlook email archiving. Apple Time Machine is also supported to provide Mac OS X users with a solution to effortlessly back up data to the TS-251C. The USB 3.0 port on the front panel of the TS-251C features a one-touch-copy function for you to instantly back up data on external drives to the TS-251C with just one click, or alternatively to back up data from the TS-251C to external drives. A wide range of third-party backup software such as Acronis True Image and Symantec Backup Exec are also supported.
Disaster Recovery Solutions Bring Peace of Mind
The TS-251C offers various data recovery options. RTRR (Real-Time Remote Replication) supports real time and scheduled data backup to remote Turbo NAS or FTP servers and synchronizes files to remote folders from local folders with better backup efficiency and reduced backup time. The TS-251C also supports rsync protocol to back up data to remote servers on a scheduled basis. Data can also be backed up to and restored from a range of cloud storage services.
The TS-251C utilizes a 22nm CPU and DDR3L RAM which feature low voltage, low power consumption, maintaining high performance in system operations with the benefit of energy saving. Other eco-friendly designs include hard disk standby mode, scheduled power on/off, and Wake on LAN.
- Transcode Full HD videos on-the-fly or offline
- Create a personal cloud and stream your multimedia library via DLNA, AirPlay, Chromecast and Plex
- Collect, enjoy, and share your photos, music, and videos
- Centralize your file storage, sharing and backup
- Access, synchronize, and manage files between computers, tablets, and mobile devices
- Play 1080p videos with 7.1 channel surround sound pass-through via HDMI output
|General||Type||Network Storage (3.5" SATA 3Gbps)|
|Features||RAM: 1 GB DDR3L, Flash Memory: 512 MB DOM, CPU: Intel Celeron 2.41 GHz Dual Core, Fan: 1 x quiet cooling fan (6 cm, 12V DC), Humidity: 5~95% RH Non-Condensing, wet bulb: 27˚C|
|Interface||1 USB 3.0, 2 USB 2.0 (Support USB Printer, Pen Drive, and USB UPS)|
|Expansion And Connectivity||Interfaces||LAN: 2 x Gigabit RJ-45 Ethernet Port, HDMI: (v1.4a, 1080p)|
|Compatible Bays||2-Bay Turbo NAS|
|Power||Source||Power Supply: External Power Adapter, 60W, 100-240V|
|Physical||Dimensions||166 x 85 x 218 mm|
|Additional Features||Secure Design: Kensington Security Slot for Theft Prevention, IR Receiver: Supports QNAP RM-IR002 remote control or MCE-compatible remote controls, Alarm Buzzer: System Warning|
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