QNAP has this month unveiled a newIntel Dual-Core Multimedia NAS equipped with a handy PCIe Slot for extending the functionality of the NAS as you require. Powered by an Intel Celeron J4005 dual-core 2.00 GHz processor with burst up to 2.7 GHz and supported by DDR4 RAM up to a maximum of 8 GB, the mains powered NAS drive is equipped with a one Gigabit LAN port, and supports SATA 6 Gbps drives.
“The TS-251D integrates secure data storage and multimedia entertainment into one device. Featuring a PCIe slot, the TS-251D allows you to flexibly extend NAS functionality and potential applications. You can enhance overall system performance by installing a QNAP QM2 card for M.2 SSD caching/10GbE connectivity combined with Qtier auto-tiering storage and installing a 10GbE/5GbE/2.5GbE network expansion card.”
Specifications of the new storage from QNAP TS-251D NAS include :
– TS-251D-2G: Intel Celeron J4005 dual-core 2.0 GHz processor (burst up to 2.7 GHz) with 2 GB RAM (1 x 2 GB)
– TS-251D-4G: Intel Celeron J4005 dual-core 2.0 GHz processor (burst up to 2.7 GHz) with 4 GB RAM (1 x 4 GB)
– Tower model; dual-channel DDR4 SODIMM RAM slots (user upgradable to 8GB); hot-swappable 2.5/3.5-inch SATA 6Gbps HDD/SSD; 1 x PCIe Gen 2.0 x4 slot; 1 x Gigabit LAN ports; 1 x HDMI version 2.0, up to 4K UHD; 2 x USB 3.0 Type-A ports, 3 x USB 2.0 Type-A ports; 1 x USB-copy button; IR sensor
“In addition, TS-251D can be used with QNAP’s smart AI photo management application, QuMagie, which integrates AI image recognition to group similar photos together in album “People”, “Things” and “Places”. The TS-251D features an HDMI slot to stream multimedia throughout your home. The TS-251D supports dual-channel hardware decoding and transcoding, allowing you to view NAS media files smoothly across various devices.”
For full specifications and purchasing options jump over to the official QNAP product page by following the link below.