QNAP TS-431U 4-Bay 1U NAS Turbo Network Storage with 1GB RAM
The 4-bay TS-431U offers the optimal performance in a compact 1U chassis network storage server for file sharing, backup, synchronization, remote access, and more. Powered by an advanced ARM Cortex-A9 Dual-Core processor and 1GB RAM, the TS-431U delivers outstanding multitasking performance as a business NAS featuring four USB 3.0 and dual Gigabit LAN ports while maintaining low power consumption for 24/7 always-on usage. See how the TS-431U can enhance your working productivity and offers a private cloud for accessing data easily and securely.
Dual-Core Processor Delivers High Performance
Equipped with powerful yet energy efficient ARM Cortex-A9 Dual-Core 1.2GHz processor and 1GB DDR3 RAM, the TS-431U is a high-performance NAS for small and home offices, providing high performance of up to 148 MB/s read and 119 MB/s write throughput. The TS-431U’s enhanced hardware-based encryption and decryption engine provides transfer speeds of over 33 MB/s with AES-256 bit full NAS volume encryption, boosting system performance and security while ensuring the safety of sensitive personal data stored in the TS-431U.
High Efficiency with Dual LAN Support
The TS-431U supports multiple port-trunking modes, enabling IT administrators to set up link aggregation to increase total data transmission capability. Failover and dual IP are also supported to ensure continuous system operations. The supported port-trunking modes include: Balance-rr (Round-Robin), Active Backup, Balance XOR, Broadcast, IEEE 802.3ad, Balance-tlb (Adaptive Transmit Load Balancing) and Balance-alb (Adaptive Load Balancing).
QTS Simple and Efficient
Thanks to QTS intuitive user interface, system operations of the TS-431U are smooth and handy. Its intelligent desktop allows you to find desired functions quickly, create desktop shortcuts or group shortcuts, monitor important system information on a real-time basis, and open multiple application windows to run multiple tasks concurrently, bringing greater operating efficiency.
Enhance Productivity with Multiple USB 3.0 Ports
Equipped with four SuperSpeed USB 3.0 ports, the TS-431U allows you to flexibly arrange tasks with a wide range of external devices without interrupting your current workflow. You can back up files to USB drives, access data stored on SD cards via USB card readers, share up to 3 printers via network, and connect to a UPS to ensure a continual power supply.
Well Rounded Backup Solutions to Secure Data
QNAP’s NetBak Replicator supports real-time and scheduled data backup for Windows (including Outlook email archiving) and Mac OS X users can use Time Machine to effortlessly back up data to the TS-431U. The front panel USB port features a one-touch-copy function for you to instantly back up data on external drives to the TS-431U or alternatively to back up data from the TS-431U 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 Brings Peace of Mind
The TS-431U offers various data recovery options. RTRR (Real-Time Remote Replication) supports real time or scheduled data backup to a remote QNAP NAS or FTP server and synchronizes files to a remote folder from a local folder with better backup efficiency and reduced backup time. The TS-431U also supports rsync protocol to back up data to another remote server on scheduled basis. Data can also be backed up to and restored from a range of cloud storage services.
Comprehensive Security Options
In open network environments, business data may be exposed in a potential hack. The TS-431U provides numerous security options, such as encrypted access, IP blocking, and more. IT administrators can also control the access rights of each user to different folders, preventing unauthorized access to important files. The TS-431U supports AES 256-bit encryption, preventing sensitive business data from unauthorized access and breach even if the hard drives or the entire system were stolen.
The TS-431U features an energy efficient dual-core ARM processor that maintains high performance in system operations and is suitable for an always online private cloud without running up a high electricity bill. Additional energy-saving features include hard disk standby, scheduled power on/off, and Wake on LAN.
- Organize and manage files and backup tasks in one centralized location
- Full NAS encryption by volume-based technology and hardware acceleration
- Synchronize files between computers, laptops, and mobile devices
- Create a 24/7 surveillance center for business environment
- Build a private cloud-based notebook to share with group members with the Notes Station and Qnotes mobile app
- Stream multimedia library via DLNA, AirPlay and Chromecast and watch on TV
|General||Type||Network Storage (2.5"/3.5" SATA 6Gbps, 3Gb/s )|
|Features||RAM: 1 GB DDR3L, Flash Memory: 512MB, Fan: 2 x 4cm cooling fan (12V DC), CPU: Freescale ARM Cortex-A9 Dual-Core 1.2GHz Processor with Hardware Encryption Engine, Floating Point Unit|
|Interface||4 USB 3.0, 1 USB 2.0 Support (USB printer, pen drive, and USB UPS)|
|Expansion And Connectivity||Interfaces||LAN: 2 Gigabit RJ-45 Ethernet Ports with Porting Trunking Support|
|Compatible Bays||4-Bay Turbo NAS|
|Power||Source||Input: 100-240V AC, 50/60Hz; Output: 250W|
|Physical||Dimensions||455 x 430 x 44 mm|
|Others||Temperature||0 - 40˚C, 5~95% RH non-condensing, wet bulb: 27˚C|
|Additional Features||Alarm Buzzer: System Warning, Buttons: Power, USB One-Touch-Copy, Reset, LED Indicators: Status, LAN, USB, HDD 1-4|
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