QNAP QGenie 7-in-1 mobile NAS is now available
QNAP Systems announced earlier today a new portable storage accessory known as QGenie. According to the official press release, this is "a pocket-sized 7-in-1 mobile NAS for file storage, power bank, Internet sharing, and more" that features a compact design and comes with powerful functions that enable it to address most daily needs of mobile users.
QNAP QGenie can be used as a wireless NAS with advanced backup functions for both Android and iOS devices, powerbank, wireless access point or "a high-performance portable SSD for extremely fast file transfer of up to 120MB/s read and 40MB/s write speeds" when connected to a Mac or a PC via USB 3.0. These are its highlights:
- Processor: MIPS 24KEc 600MHz
- Memory/Storage: 64 MB RAM, 16 MB ROM; 32 GB SSD, SD card support
- Connectivity: 1XUSB 3.0, 1XLAN, WiFi 802.11n
- Battery/Autonomy: 3,000 mAh; up to 10 hours
This useful accessory also features a small OLED display to show its status and is fully compatible with a wide range of Windows, Mac OS X, iOS and Android devices. It seems like QGenie will hit the stores in mid-August for $129 USD, although the press release claims it is already available for purchase.