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QNAP TS-451 - NAS server - 0 GB

Manufacturer part number (MPN): TS-451
QNAP TS-451 - NAS server - 4 bays - SATA 6Gb/s - RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, JBOD, 5 hot spare - Gigabit Ethernet
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The TS-451 is consumer-grade NAS that supports Intel VT-x and virtual machine applications. Just download the Virtualization Station App from App Center, and you can install & operate multiple operating systems with Windows, Linux, and UNIX. The virtual machines can be used in a variety of different ways to boost the functionality of your Turbo NAS. Virtualization technology is normally solely used in enterprise environments, but with the growing needs of a digital household, virtualization is slowly becoming part of your everyday applications. Many households have printers, and when users want to print out the photos stored on their Turbo NAS, but have a printer with Windows only drivers, they would need to startup their PC just for this simple task.

  • Dual-core Intel CPU and DDR3L RAM, delivering fast read and write speed
  • On-the-fly and offline Full HD hardware accelerated video transcoding
  • Built-in virtual machines technology with Virtualization Station
  • Up to 7.1 channel audio passthrough and high-quality multimedia playback via HDMI
  • Personal cloud for creating a multimedia library with DLNA, AirPlay, and Plex support
  • Centralized storage, file sharing and backup
  • Economical storage expansion with scale-up solution
  • User-based permissions settings
    The Virtualization Station administrator can assign VMs to users and set different permissions to them such as power control, snapshot, advanced VM settings and the VM's view-only console. According to the purpose of VMs and the user demands, administrators can easily and efficiently allocate VM's resources to users.
  • Direct access to files & data via VM
    Specific file formats cannot be opened directly by the Turbo NAS, but the Virtualization Station makes it possible. Administrators can install Windows, Linux, and UNIX on the Turbo NAS to run any supported application or file.
  • Enhance security and save bandwidth
    When accessing files and data on a virtual machine they are not transmitted outside of the Turbo NAS. This provides a secure environment that prevents sensitive data from being intercepted and also saves bandwidth & network resources when you need to access large files.
  • Background hardware accelerated transcoding
    You can add videos to a transcoding list and use the Turbo NAS to convert the original high resolution video for use with multiple resolutions. Then you can select an appropriate resolution to match your environment when sharing or watching.
  • Auto transcoding
    When you set a Turbo NAS folder as an auto transcoding folder, the Turbo NAS will automatically convert the videos in this folder to the resolution you have set. For example, if you set the folder to 360P, the video will auto transcode to this resolution when you upload to this folder as a background task.
  • On-the-fly transcoding
    If you have many high-resolution videos, but did not transcode in advance, you can use on-the-fly transcoding. This will adapt to meet bandwidth limits, with the Turbo
    NAS transcoding in real time for watching the video directly. For this hardware based transcoding technology, up to users can watch videos streamed simultaneously from the same Turbo NAS.
  • Hardware-accelerated transcoding technology
    With Intel HD Graphics video creation & conversion is faster, easier and can significantly reduce transcoding time while handling multiple on-the-fly transcode tasks.
Full Specification
Device Type NAS server
Host Connectivity Gigabit Ethernet
Total Storage Capacity 0 GB
Installed Devices / Modules Qty 0 (installed) / 4 (max)
Width 18 cm
Depth 23.5 cm
Height 17.7 cm
Weight 3 kg
Processor / Memory
Processors Installed 1 x Intel Celeron 2.41 GHz
Number of Cores Dual-Core
Max Supported Qty 1
RAM 1 GB (installed) / 8 GB (supported) - DDR3L
Flash Memory Installed 512 MB
Storage Controller
Interface Type SATA 6Gb/s
RAID Level RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, RAID 6, RAID 10, JBOD, RAID 5 hot spare
Data Link Protocol 10Mb LAN, 100Mb LAN, GigE
Network / Transport Protocol PPTP, SMTP, SMB
Network Services Compatibility Microsoft CIFS, Network File System (NFS), Apple File Protocol (AFP)
Features Wake on LAN (WOL), print server, web server, FTP server, SMS alert, e-mail notification, cloud backup, VPN Server, Apple AirPlay
Encryption Algorithm 256-bit AES
Compliant Standards DLNA CERTIFIED
Expansion / Connectivity
Expansion Bays 4 (total) / 0 (free) x hot-swap - 2.5" / 3.5"
Interfaces 2 x Ethernet 1000 - RJ-45 ¦ 2 x USB 2.0 ¦ 2 x USB 3.0 ¦ 1 x HDMI output
Features K-lock security slot, built-in cooling fan
Power Device External power adapter
Voltage Required AC 120/230 V
Power Consumption Operational 31.07 Watt
Power Provided 90 Watt
Environmental Parameters
Min Operating Temperature 0 °C
Max Operating Temperature 40 °C
Humidity Range Operating 5 - 95% (non-condensing)

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