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  1. Z

    Rt-ax92u and HDD

    Hi. Will this Seagate Backup Plus Hub 10 TB External HDD attached on the usb 3.0 port work with this router as my network storage? For download and store movies on it?
  2. Julio Urquidi

    QNAP Introduces 5GbE Connectable NAS Series

    The TVS-x72N series of tabletop tower NAS products are powered by Intel’s Core i3-8100T quad-core 3.1. GHz processor and are upgradeable up to 32 GB of DDR4 memory. Available in 6-bay or 8-bay models, these new NAS products get a single 5GBASE-T LAN port for five-times faster throughput than...
  3. Julio Urquidi

    New QNAP 4-Bay Storage Expansion Unit Works With PCs and NAS Devices

    Using USB 3.0 Type-C, QNAP’s 4-bay hardware RAID storage expansion device, the TR-004, can be attached to either a personal computer or a NAS, increasing storage while supporting RAID 0/1/5/10 and JBOD configurations. RAID settings, as well as disk health, logging, and firmware updates are all...
  4. Julio Urquidi

    QNAP Intros Xeon-Powered TS-x83XU Enterprise NAS Line-Up

    The new QNAP TS-x83XU series of enterprise NAS products is comprised of seven different models, each powered by an Intel Xeon E processor and ECC DDR4 memory (upgradeable to 64 GB). Ranging from 8-bay to 24-bay models, the TS-x83XU series NAS supports hot-swappable 3.5”/2.5” SATA HDDs/SSDs and...
  5. K B Tidwell

    Question about office programs I can use with a NAS

    Hi all, new user and first post here. I'm planning my first NAS setup. Up to now I've primarily used Google Drive for what backing up I do, but my internet service has too-slow upload speeds. Aside from wanting to totally control my data, that's the biggest reason for me to install a NAS. As a...
  6. crobs808

    Cannot Do USB to USB Backup on AC86U Like I Did With N66U?

    Hi everyone, I just replaced my N66U (running Merlin FW) with the better AC86U (running Asuswrt-Merlin 384.7_2), but I cannot find out how to do USB to USB backup like I had configured with the N66U router. Basically, I have 2x 4TB drives (one named "Primary" and one "Secondary") both hooked...
  7. Julio Urquidi

    QNAP Adds High-End SOHO NAS To Its 3-Bay RAID 5 Line-Up

    Targeting the small office/home office crowd, QNAP’s 3-bay TS-351 is powered by an Intel Celeron J1800 dual-core 2.41 GHz processor (burst up to 2.58 GHz) and available in 2 GB and 4 GB dual-channel DDR3L models (both upgradable to 8 GB). The TS-351 also comes with two M.2 PCIe slots supporting...
  8. Julio Urquidi

    QNAP’s TS-332X Includes 10 GbE SFP+, Three M.2 SSD Slots

    Powered by QNAP’s QTS operating system and AnnapurnaLabs Alpine AL-324 quad-core 1.7 GHz Cortex-A57 processor, the 3-bay TS-332X tower NAS is available in two models configured with either 2GB or 4GB DDR4 RAM (expandable to 16 GB). Along with two GbE ports, the TS-332X comes with a 10 GbE SFP+...
  9. Julio Urquidi

    QNAP Announces Home/SOHO NAS With PCIe Expansion

    The dual-bay QNAP TS-215B NAS, designed for home and small office use, is powered by Intel’s 14nm Celeron J3355 dual-core 2.0GHz processor, 2 GB or 4 GB dual-channel DDR3L SODIMM RAM (upgradable to 8GB) and supports 3.5”/2.5” SATA HDDs or SSDs. TS-215B gives QNAP customers a single PCIe slot...
  10. Julio Urquidi

    Qnap Rounds Out 9-Bay NAS Series With Kaby Lake-Based TS-951X

    The third in QNAP’s SMB-targeted 9-Bay NAS series (TS-932X is AnnapurnaLabs-based and TS-963X is AMD-based), the TS-951X sports a 7th-generation Kaby Lake 14nm Intel Celeron 3865U low-power dual-core 1.8 GHz processor and is available in either 2 GB DDR4 RAM or 8 GB DDR4 RAM flavors with both...
  11. Julio Urquidi

    Asustor Updates AS3102T and AS3204T NAS Products to V2

    Designed for home and SOHO customers, the AS3102T v2 and AS3204T v2 are powered by Intel Celeron 1.6 GHz processors with AES-NI for encryption; a dual-core CPU with 2.16 GHz turbo for the 2-bay model, and quad-core CPU with 2.24 GHz for the 4-bay model. Each desktop model also runs on 2 GB of...
  12. Julio Urquidi

    Asustor Announces Consumer NAS Line With 10 GbE and New Marvell Processor

    Asustor’s new desktop NAS line consists of the 2-bay AS4002T and the 4-bay AS4004T. Targeting consumers, these new NASes debut two firsts from Asustor; integrated 10 GbE in a consumer NAS and first in-market to use Marvell’s Armada Cortex-A72 64-bit dual-core processor. Additional hardware...
  13. Julio Urquidi

    QNAP Updates Entry-Level Rackmount NASes, Adds pfSense VM

    QNAP updated its TS-x32XU line of SMB-level rack-mounted NASes. Available in 4-bay, 8-bay or 12-bay models, with single or redundant power supplies, these refreshed NASes are powered by a new 64-bit Alpine AL-324 ARMv8 Cortex-A57 quad-core 1.7 GHz processor by Annapurna Labs, and DDR4 memory...
  14. Julio Urquidi

    New QNAP QM2 PCIe Cards Support Up To Four SSDs

    QNAP’s latest set of QM2 PCIe expansion cards include models that support up to four M.2 SSDs, providing different to ways to use additional flash memory, including SSD caching, data tiering, or just adding more capacity. Designed for use with QNAP’s own PCIe slot equipped NAS products, the...
  15. Julio Urquidi

    Synology Releases 6 Bay Intel-based NAS

    Designed for small and medium-sized businesses, the six-bay DS1618+ desktop NAS is powered by a 64-bit Intel Atom C3538 quad core 2.1 GHz processor and 4 GB DDR4 memory (expandable to 32 GB). Built with hot-swappable drive bays compatible with 3.5”, 2.5” HDDs and 2.5” SSDs, DS1618+ is...
  16. Julio Urquidi

    QNAP’s Intros Budget-Friendly NAS With Auto-Tiering, PCIe Expansion and 10 GbE SFP+s

    The 8-bay quad-core QNAP TS-832X desktop NAS is now available and includes several interesting features built into a budget friendly package. Via QNAP’s Qtier application, TS-832X supports auto-tiering, which takes advantage of SSD and HDD hardware, keeping frequently used “hot” data on faster...
  17. Julio Urquidi

    QNAP Intros AMD-Powered TS-x73 NAS Series For SMBs

    Available in 4-bay, 6-bay and 8-bay models, the new SMB targeted TS-x73 desktop NAS series is powered by AMD’s RX-421ND quad-core 2.1 GHz CPU, and is available with either 4 GB or 8 GB DDR4 configurations (all models are upgradeable to 64 GB of RAM). The QNAP TS-x73 series includes: TS-473-4G...
  18. Flipmode11

    Feasible? Android "Media Centre TV Boxes" as Cheap Network Storage?

    G'day guys, Given NAS solutions have dropped in price and shifted from the workplace to home, has anyone tried setting up an Android Media Centre / TV Box with a network accessible NAS and has performed well? I saw Asustor v2.5 and their new Beta (so many Mac screenshots!) and work with a...
  19. Julio Urquidi

    QNAP To Secure NAS Environments Using Netgate pfSense

    QNAP NAS owners will soon be able to easily deploy pre-configured virtual appliances running Netgate's pfSense firewall services. The collaboration will combine QNAP’s own Virtualization Station virtual switching and Netgate’s open source-based intrusion prevention system, to provide a secure...
  20. Julio Urquidi

    Synology Adds All SSD FlashStation, Diskstation and Virtual Machine Manager

    Synology has announced all-flash 12-bay desktop and 2 bay SOHO NASes and a VM manager. Synology’s all-flash 12-bay desktop NAS, the FS1018, runs on Intel’s Pentium D1508 dual-core CPU and 8GB (expandable to 32 GB) of DDR4 EEC memory. Networking is provided through four GbE ports, with expansion...