● Processor : Annapurna Labs AL-314, 4-core,1.7GHz
● Memory : 1GB DDR3 RAM
● Slot Bay : 2 Slot
The TS-231P2 features three USB 3.0 ports and dual Gigabit LAN ports, delivering outstanding multitasking performance for your backup, synchronization, and remote access needs on a secure private cloud. The quad-core TS-231P2 provides powerful hardware capabilities, enabling Qfiling (automated file organization) and Qsirch (full-text search) for more intelligent day-to-day NAS use. Many feature-rich apps are available to enhance your productivity & digital life, including Notes Station (create digital notes on a secure private cloud and share with colleagues and friends), QmailAgent (centralize email account management and back up emails), and Qcontactz (centrally store and manage contact information). The TS-231P2 also supports Snapshots, allowing you to easily restore your TS-231P2 to a previous state in the event of an unexpected NAS failure or when struck by a ransomware attack. What’s more, you can now integrate various IoT devices into your TS-231P2 and quickly develop, deploy, and host IoT applications with QNAP’s innovative QIoT Suite Lite.
The TS-231P2 supports multiple port-trunking modes, enabling administrators to set up link aggregation to increase total data transmission potential. Failover and dual IP are also supported to ensure continuous system operations. Supported port-trunking modes include: Balance-rr (Round-Robin), Active Backup, Balance XOR, Broadcast, IEEE 802.3ad, Balance-tlb (Adaptive Transmit Load Balancing) and Balance-alb (Adaptive Load Balancing).
The TS-231P2 supports SSD caching to greatly boost the IOPS performance of storage volumes and increase operational efficiency. It is perfect for improving the overall workflow of IOPS-demanding applications and allows the best of both cost and performance by combining SSDs with HDDs.
Note: All the drives bays of the TS-231P2 support SSD caching.
With modularized multiple applications and functions, QTS enhances management efficiency, personal productivity, multimedia, and much more. New intelligent agent services have also been added to simplify system operations and management. The user-friendly QTS features an intelligent desktop that allows you to find desired functions quickly, monitor important system information on a real-time basis, open multiple application windows to run multiple tasks concurrently with greater working efficiency, and provides a built-in App Center with install-on-demand apps to extend NAS functionality. QTS breaks the barriers of devices, platforms, and geography to bring optimized cloud experiences and incorporates advanced features.
The TS-231P2 supports Qsirch, a search tool for quick file searching. Qsirch supports thumbnail previews, and even remembers your search history, allowing you to quickly navigate to files you’ve previously searched for. The revamped Qsirch adds “search operators” and advanced search filter and tags, allowing you to find files faster with more precise results. Qsirch also provides a Helper for Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox that allows you to search for files on your NAS when you use Google Search. Qsirch is a huge productivity boost that greatly reduces the time spent looking for files on the NAS, allowing you to focus on other tasks.
Note: Minimum 2GB memory is required to use Qsirch
The TS-231P2 supports SMB, NFS and AFP, allowing you to quickly share files to Windows®, Mac®, and Linux®/UNIX® devices. With QNAP’s Qsync utility, the TS-231P2 becomes a safe data center for file synchronization with huge storage potential. Any file uploaded to TS-231P2 can be synchronized to all the linked devices such as computers, laptops and mobile devices. You can also sync shared folders to increase the flexibility of collaboration and file sharing.
Use your TS-231P2 as a multi-zone multimedia system to fill every corner of your house with your choice of media. You can centrally manage and stream photos, music and videos from the TS-231P2 to different rooms from a single device using Bluetooth® & USB devices connected to the TS-231P2 (music streaming only), DLNA®, Apple TV® and Chromecast™*. Every room member in different zones can enjoy the convenience and simplicity for media playback and multimedia storage. The TS-231P2 is also a powerful streaming machine with DLNA®, Roku®, Amazon® Fire TV, and Google TV™ support with the support of Plex Media Server.
*To stream multimedia via Chromecast, you must first install the multimedia extension pack from the QTS App Center.
|CPU||Annapurna Labs AL-314, 4-core,1.7GHz|
|System Memory||1GB DDR3 RAM|
|RAM Slot||1 x SODIMM (Max. 8GB)|
|Flash Memory||512MB NAND flash|
|Hard Drive Tray||2|
|Drive Interface||SATA 6Gb/s, 3Gb/s HDD or SSD; Hot-swappable|
|USB||3 x USB 3.0 port (Front x1; Rear x 2)|
|LAN Port||2 x GbE RJ45|
|LED Indicators||System Status, HDD, USB, LAN|
|Buttons||Power, Reset, USB One-Touch-Copy|
|Dimensions (H) x (W) x (D)||169 x 102 x 219 mm
6.65 x 4.02 x 8.62 inch
|Weight||1.28kg (2.82 lbs)/ 2.32kg (5.11 lbs)|
|Relative Humidity||5~95% non-condensing, wet bulb: 27˚C|
|Power Supply||AC adapter, 65W, 100 – 240V|
|Power Consumption||HDD standby: 8.81W
In operation: 23.66W
|Sound Level*||Operating low speed: 19.2 dB(A)|
|Security Design||Kensington security slot|
|Fan||1 x 7 cm smart fan (12V DC)|
* Testing Environment:
Refer to ISO 7779 ; Maximum HDD loaded ; Bystander Position ; Average data from 1 meter in front of operating NAS