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Comes with 2x3TB NAS Drive
Transcode Full HD videos on-the-fly or offline
Play 1080p videos with 7.1 channel surround sound pass-through via HDMI output
Create a personal cloud and stream your multimedia library via DLNA, AirPlay, and Plex
Centralize your file storage, sharing and backup
Run a virtual machine and extend the functionality of the NAS with an integrated virtualization solution
Expand the total raw storage capacity up to 60TB (with maximum 10 hard drives) with the economical QNAP expansion enclosure UX-800P
The TS-251 provides a high performance & high capacity storage solution for SOHO & home, workgroup, and SMB users. Powered by the advanced QTS operating system, the TS-251 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.
4 GB Memory, 2X3TB
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
The is the latest version and worth the slightly higher cost. Very fast and works flawlessly. I have it setup using 4 WD 4TB Red drives in a RAID 5 + hot spare. The apps are great and easy to setup and use. I am a photographer and use this primarily as my image storage device. Love being able to access and upload my images from any device, anywhere in the world. Also, very simple to send a link to securely share an image folder with a client without time consuming effort of uploading images. There is software included that also allows you to create albums of the images stored on the disk.
I bought this a few weeks ago as my home media center, and we use it as a PC, storage and as the movie storage/playback device. The good things are: 1) HDMI port. I like the ability to connect my TV to it directly to play back all of my media, as opposed to using the ever-kludgy DLNA navigation UI on the TV to access media on the storage. I use a wireless keyboard/mouse or the Android QRemote app for playback control 2) Gobs of functionality and apps. Just a crap load of functionality and s/w included with this little device. Surprisingly, it all just seems to work. 3) The OS is easy to navigate and use. 4) Overall, the device feels fast enough to me both from the storage and app performance perspective. I'm not putting any demanding loads on it and not planning to; for home use, I found it totally sufficient (I bought the 4Gb version). 5) Noise has never been a concern. You can hear it when it spins up the drives, but most of the time it sits there...
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