QNAP announces TS-x31+ series Turbo NAS
Earlier today, QNAP Systems announced the TS-x31+ series Turbo NAS for the small and home office markets. This family consists of two models for now, the two-bay TS-231+ and the four-bay TS-431+, both with a tower design and the same main hardware specs - dual-core ARM processor and 1 GB of memory. According to QNAP's product manager Jason Hsu, "With the TS-x31+ series, users can build a cost-efficient private cloud with ensured security and comprehensive business applications."
These are the key specs of the QNAP TS-X31+ series:
- Processor: 1.4 GHz, dual-core ARM Cortex-A15
- Memory/Storage: 1 GB DDR3 RAM; 2 or 4 bays for 3.5- and 2.5-inch SATA 6 Gb/s drives (3 Gb/s compatible as well), hot swappable
- Connectivity: 3XUSB 3.0, 2XGigabit LAN, DLNA, AirPlay, Chromecast
The new Turbo NAS series also includes QTS App Center support for adding new capabilities via apps developed by QNAP and third parties. TS-x31+ products also come loaded with multiple apps for media management, sharing, and data backup.
Pricing has not been revealed yet, but the official press release mentioned the TS-x31+ series is expected to hit the market next month.