QNAP Systems has launched the TVS-x72N 5GbE NAS series, powered by eighth Generation Intel Core i3 processors and features a 5GBASE-T port to deliver transfer speeds up to five times faster than Gigabit Ethernet.
It comes with two built-in M.2 SSD slots for enabling SSD caching, features HBS 3 with data deduplication for faster data backup and recovery, and provides cloud storage gateway functions to create a cost-effective hybrid cloud storage environment according to David Tsao, product manager of QNAP.
The TVS-x72N comes in 6-bay and 8-bay models. In addition to supporting 2.5-inch SSDs for SSD caching, the TVS-x72N provides two M.2 SSD slots for installing PCIe Gen 3 x2 NVMe SSDs (M.2 SSDs are sold separately). Users can also add M.2 SSDs by installing QNAP’s QM2 expansion card via the PCIe expansion slot.
These multiple SSD configuration methods coupled with QNAP cloud storage gateway functions, making the TVS-x72N a network gateway between local and cloud storage spaces for cloud backup while also allows users to benefit from low-latency, high-performance cloud storage access, says Tsao.
The TVS-x72N comes with Intel UHD Graphics 630 to enable triple-channel 4K H.264 hardware decoding and real-time transcoding and features an HDMI 2.0 output that supports 4K resolution (3,840×2,160 pixels) at 60Hz. The TVS-x72N also allows direct playback of NAS-based multimedia content on high-definition displays.
The TVS-x72N NAS series is now available. For more information and to view the full QNAP NAS lineup, go to www.qnap.com.