● Processor : Quad-core Intel® Celeron® 2.0GHz (burst up to 2.42GHz)
● Memory : 2GB DDR3L RAM (1 x 2GB)
● Slot Bay : 4 Slot
Facing the increasing demand for data storage, sharing and multimedia processing, more and more users are looking for a NAS system with good performance and an affordable price tag. The Intel® quad-core TS-451+ provides an uncompromising high-performance scalable storage solution for professional users. Powered by the intelligent QTS 4.2 operating system, the TS-451+ performs as an easy-to-use yet powerful NAS for data backup, file synchronization and sharing, remote access and multimedia applications, and is ideal for users to create a secure private cloud to access their data easily.
The TS-451+ is powered by a 64-bit Intel® Celeron® quad-core 2.0GHz processor and has 2GB/8GB energy-efficient DDR3L RAM (upgradable to 8GB) and dual Gigabit LAN ports, delivering up to 225 MB/s read & write speeds with port trunking mode. The TS-451+ can also automatically increase the processor’s clock rate from 2.0GHz to 2.42GHz when needed for CPU-intensive tasks. The TS-451+ supports AES 256-bit volume & folder encryption with transfer speeds of up to 204 MB/s, boosting system performance & security while ensuring the safety of sensitive personal data stored in the TS-451+.
Tested in QNAP Lab. Figures could vary by environment.
OS: QTS 4.2.0
Volume type: RAID 5; 4 x Seagate 1TB HDD (ST1000NM0033)
Network environment: direct connection between NAS and PC, 1GbE LAN (MTU 1500)
Intel® Core™ i7-4790 3.60GHz CPU; DDR3-1600 16GB; Seagate 500GB ST500DM002; Intel Gigabit CT (MTU 1500);Windows® 7Professional 64bit SP1
IOMeter configuration: Transferring 8GB file continuously to/from 4 PCs for 3 minutes. Block size: 64KB for SMB2.0 (Throughput)
Thanks to the intuitive user interface of QTS 4.2, your NAS experience is smarter, smoother and spectacular. Its modern flat design streamlines loading times, and the intelligent desktop allows you to quickly find desired functions, create desktop shortcuts or group shortcuts, monitor important system information on a real-time basis, and open multiple application windows to run multiple tasks concurrently, bringing greater operating efficiency. QTS breaks the barriers of devices, platforms and geography to bring optimized cloud experiences to you, and incorporates more advanced features including volume/LUN snapshot, remote connection to public cloud services in File Station, multi-zone multimedia system, and more.
The Virtualization Station transforms the TS-451+ into a 2-in-a-box NAS that can function as an all-in-one NAS and a virtualization platform that supports multiple operating systems, fast VM creation, VM backup & restoration, VM import/export, snapshot, Device Management for centrally managing VM, and enables desktop operations on web browsers. With the easy-to-use interface, you can centrally manage all of the VMs created on the TS-451+ with minimal effort. You can also download VMs on demand from online VM markets and import them to the TS-451+ without any complex procedures.
The TS-451+ delivers superior real-time video transcoding (up to 4K H.264) to convert your videos to formats that can be smoothly played on PCs, mobile devices and Smart TVs. It allows for multiple devices to simultaneously view different videos stored on the TS-451+ with on-the-fly hardware accelerated transcoding, saving your time in converting videos to different formats for different devices.
With the benefits of offline transcoding, if you can only connect to an Internet connection with limited/restricted bandwidth, you can still enjoy smooth videos via File Station, Video Station, or the Qfile app by selecting a pre-rendered lower-resolution video, saving system resources of the TS-451+ for other applications. The TS-451+ also allows you to set a dedicated folder for automatic video transcoding.
Use your TS-451+ 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-451+ to different rooms from a single device using Bluetooth®& USB devices connected to the TS-451+ (for music streaming only), HDMI, DLNA®, Apple TV® and Chromecast™*. Every room member in different zones can enjoy the convenience and simplicity for media playback and multimedia storage.
Alternatively, to enjoy multimedia yourself, you can choose DLNA-compatible devices, use the Qfile app on an iOS® device to browse videos/photos and play on the TV via Apple TV®, or transform the TS-451+ into 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.
Quickly and easily find documents, photos, videos, and music with Qsirch, QNAP’s new built-in NAS search application lets you find what you need by real-time, natural search. Simply type in as much as you know about what you are trying to find, including parts of the file name or even words/phrases in the document, and Qsirch will display a list of matches, complete with thumbnails, as you type. Qsirch even remembers your search history so you can quickly navigate to files you’ve previously searched for. Qsirch is a huge productivity boost that greatly reduces the amount of time spent looking for files on the NAS so you can focus on other tasks.
The web-based File Station enables you to easily upload, download, and manage files on your TS-451+ wherever there is an internet connection. Supporting file extraction, folder creation, and smart search for files and folders, the File Station also allows you to easily share files with colleagues and friends via unique URLs, email, and a shared space. What’s even better, you can also directly browse and transfer files between the TS-451+ and public cloud services like Google Drive™, Dropbox®, Microsoft® OneDrive, Box®, Yandex® Disk and Amazon® Cloud Drive through File Station, and view files with Office Online and Google Docs™ or directly open them with a Google Chrome™ office extension.
QNAP NetBak Replicator supports real-time and scheduled data backup on Windows including Outlook email archiving. Apple Time Machine® is also supported to provide Mac® OS X users with a solution to effortlessly back up data to the TS-451+. The front panel USB 3.0 port on the TS-451+ features a one-touch-copy function for you to instantly back up data on external drives to the TS-451+ with just one click, or alternatively to back up data from the TS-451+ to external drives. A wide range of third-party backup software such as Acronis® True Image and Symantec® Backup Exec are also supported.
Qsync utility turns your TS-451+ into a safe, large-capacity data center for file synchronization. Any file uploaded to the TS-451+ will be made available for all linked devices, such as computers, laptops or mobile devices. Qsync is especially useful for frequent travelers to manage files and always have the most up-to-date files on different devices. Qsync provides multiple ways of file synchronization and group file sharing, greatly enhancing the flexibility of team projects and collaboration. It also supports centralized configuration, and allows you to remotely erase the Qsync folder on a lost device to avoid data breaches, and even restore it after you have retrieved the device. You can also install the Cloud Drive Sync app from QTS App Center to easily sync files with Google Drive™ and Dropbox® cloud storage.
The TS-451+ is your private cloud storage that virtually enlarges the capacity of your smart mobile devices. Qfile allows you to access, upload, download, manage, and share stored files easily as if you are carrying tons of files in your pocket. If Qfile is installed on an iOS® device, users can also browse videos & photos stored on the TS-451+ and play on a TV via Apple® TV. Qmanager lets you monitor & manage the TS-451+ remotely and efficiently without turning on your PC. You can take and share digital notes with Qnotes, and enjoy and share music, photos and videos on the TS-451+ anywhere and anytime with Qmusic, Qphoto and Qvideo apps.
The TS-451+ has a built-in App Center that provides various install-on-demand apps developed by QNAP and third-party developers, including tools for backup/sync, business, content management, communications, download, entertainment, and much more. It is also a centralized location for managing & updating installed apps. In addition, QNAP’s development platform embraces the open-source spirit to enable developers to create their own apps, adding potentially limitless potential for the TS-451+.
|Processor||Quad-core Intel® Celeron® 2.0GHz (burst up to 2.42GHz)|
|GPU||Intel® HD Graphics|
|System Memory||TS-451+-2G: 2GB DDR3L RAM (1 x 2GB)|
|Drive Type||4 x 2.5″ or 3.5″ SATA 6Gb/s, 3Gb/s HDD or SSD; hot swappable trays|
|Gigabit LAN Port||2|
|USB Port||2 x USB 3.0 (Front: 1, Rear: 1), 2 x USB 2.0 (Rear)|
|IR Receiver||Yes (QNAP RM-IR002 remote control)|
|LED Indicator||Power/Status, LAN, USB, HDD1-4|
|Button||Power, Reset, USB Auto Copy|
|Alarm Buzzer||System warning|
|Dimension||169 x 160 x 219 mm|
6.65 x 6.3 x 8.62 inch (HxWxD)
|Weight||Net: 3 kg (6.61 lbs)|
Gross: 4.3 kg (9.48 lbs)
|System Fan||1 x 12cm, 12V DC|
|Kensington Security Slot||1|
|Power Supply||External Power Adapter, 90W, 100-240V|
|Power Consumption (w)||S3 sleep: 0.57|
HDD standby: 15.78
In operation (typical): 33.88
|Sound level||Sound pressure (LpAm) :16.9 dB(A)|
|Temperature||0 – 40 °C|
|Humidity||5~95% RH non-condensing, wet bulb: 27˚C|