QNAP launches TVS-871T Thunderbolt NAS
QNAP Systems announced earlier today the launch of the first NAS in the world that features 20 Gbps bandwidth and 4K video Thunderbolt 2, as well as compatibility with the company's storage expansion enclosures TX-500P and TX-800P. According to the official press release, the TVS-871T Thunderbolt NAS "is an extremely flexible and efficient storage solution for creative media professionals looking to streamline large 4K video and design workflows."
QNAP TVS-871T is available in two variants, the only difference between them being the processor used. The TVS-871T-i7-16G uses a quad-core Intel Core i7-4790S processor while the TVS-871T-i5-16G is powered by a quad-core Intel Core i5-4590S. The remaining specs include the following: 8 hot-swappable drive bays that can accommodate both 3.5-inch and 2.5-inch drives, 2XThunderbolt 2, 3XUSB 3.0, 2X10 Gigabit Ethernet, 4X1 Gigabit Ethernet, HDMI. The expansion enclosures offer 8 bays or 5 bays and feature two Thunderbolt 2 ports each as well.
The TVS-871T Turbo vNAS and the TX-500P and TX-800P expansion enclosures are already available from QNAP resellers so prices may vary. For more details, please check the press release below.