QNAP TS-x53B series NAS now available
QNAP Systems has just introduced a new family of storage solutions for small businesses and home clients with demands higher than the average. The TS-x53B series NAS comes with an Apollo Lake processor inside, next to a PCIe expansion slots and three models, each with two memory options.
The TS-x53B NAS models are all powered by the Intel Celeron J3455 processor. These are their main options:
- TS-253B-4G/8G: 2-bay, 4GB/8GB DDR3L RAM
- TS-453B-4G/8G: 4-bay, 4GB/8GB DDR3L RAM
- TS-653B-4G/8G: 6-bay, 4GB/8GB DDR3L RAM
The list of common features includes dual Gigabit LAN ports, AES-NI accelerated encryption, as well as multiple expansion options. According to QNAP, "The PCIe slot allows for adding the newly-released QNAP QM2 M.2 SSD/10GbE LAN adapters to enhance NAS performance while adding 10GbE 10GBASE-T LAN connectivity." Various other adapters can also be added as needed, for example, a 10 Gbps USB 3.1 or a wireless adapter.
Also featuring a 0.96-inch OLED display with touch-sensitive buttons and powered by QNAP's QTS 4.3 operating system, the new TS-x53B models can be acquired through the company's partners available in most markets worldwide.