QNAP TS-231K 4TB (2 x 2TB) WD Red 2 Bay Desktop NAS Enclosure

£ 414.99  inc. vat

£ 345.82 ex. vat

QNAP TS-231K 4TB (2 x 2TB) WD Red 2 Bay Desktop NAS Enclosure

QuickFind: 1258566 Mfr part code: TS-231K/4TB-RED
  • Dual GbE
  • 1GB DDR3
  • 2x 2.5”/3.5” SATA III
  • 3x USB 3.2 Gen 1
  • 4TB (2 x 2TB) WD Red

Product Description

QNAP TS-231K 4TB (2 x 2TB) WD Red 2 Bay Desktop NAS Enclosure

High-Performance Quad-Core NAS for Reliable Home and Personal Cloud Storage

Powered by quad-core 1.7 GHz processor, the TS-231K provides 1 drive bays storage space to securely store your important files and data, while allowing you to easily share files with family and friends. Featuring a compact pure white minimalist design, the TS-231K can easily integrate with any home décor and takes up very little space. The TS-231K comes with lockable drive trays, ensuring the drives will not be accidentally removed or fall out and cause data loss. The TS-231K provides comprehensive local, off-site and cloud backup and secure Snapshot technology to help create a reliable backup and disaster recovery plan. In the event of a system crash or accidental file deletion, you can quickly restore the system to its normal state.

  • File Station enables centralized file management on the NAS, connected devices, and connected clouds, making data management more easily, while saving time.
  • HBS (Hybrid Backup Sync) can backup and sync your data to other NAS, servers and cloud storage for comprehensive backup and disaster recovery.
  • Snapshots fully record system status and data, allowing you to protect files and data from accidental deletion and malware attacks.
  • Rich multimedia applications and a wide range of streaming methods, bringing greater multimedia enjoyment.
  • Connect to external USB devices such as card readers, printers or uninterruptable power supply through the USB 3.2 Gen 1 port for greater application potential.
  • myQNAPcloud service allows you to easily access, manage, and share NAS files via the Internet.

Quad-core CPU drives higher performance

The TS-231K is powered by a quad-core 1.7 GHz CPU that features more CPU cores to enhance system performance. With 1 GB RAM, one Gigabit LAN port, and SATA 6 Gb/s drives, the TS-131K delivers high performance, while also maintaining data security. The TS-231K also features three USB 3.2 Gen 1 ports, allowing you to transfer large media files between the NAS and your devices. The USB port on the front panel supports one touch copy, making it convenient for you to backup data on your external device to a NAS or vice versa with just one click.

Easily Create a High-speed Network Environment

You can use QNAP USB 3.2 Gen 1 on 5GbE adapters (QNA-UC5G1T) with the TS-231K or your computer. By connecting the NAS and PC through the 5GbE adapters, you can create a 5GbE network connectivity for nearly 300 MB/s transfer speed.

File Station

File Station allows you manage files stored on your QNAP NAS in your cloud space, or from USB card reader and mobile devices. You can easily access all your data from a single application.

Qfile

Qfile mobile app allows you to access NAS files from a mobile device anytime anywhere, while uploading and backing up files on your phone to a NAS.

Protects your sensitive data with file encryption

When sharing sensitive or confidential files on your TS-231K, you can enhance data security with File Station by encrypting files into .qenc files and set a password. The file recipients need to download and install QENC Decrypter on their computers and enter the correct password to decrypt, view, and use encrypted .qenc files.

Note: The computer must run on Windows 8 (or later) or macOS 10.12 (or later).

Technical Specification

QNAP TS-231K 4TB (2 x 2TB) WD Red 2 Bay Desktop NAS Enclosure

General

Device Type NAS server
Host Connectivity Gigabit Ethernet
Total Storage Capacity 4 TB
Installed Devices / Modules Qty 2 (installed) / 2 (max)
Width 10.2 cm
Depth 21.9 cm
Height 16.1 cm
Weight 1.35 kg

Processor / Memory

Processors Installed 1 x Annapurna Labs Alpine AL-214 1.7 GHz
Number of Cores Quad-Core
Max Supported Qty 1
RAM 1 GB (installed) / 1 GB (supported) - DDR3L

Storage Controller

Type SATA
Interface Type SATA 6Gb/s

Hard Drive

Type HDD
Capacity 2 x 2 TB

Networking

Data Link Protocol 10Mb LAN, 100Mb LAN, GigE
Features Backup server, reset button, surveillance station, Apple Time Machine compatible, Apple AirPlay, Dropbox support, anti-virus protection, Photo album server, Google Drive support, built-in hardware transcoding, built-in streaming server, Microsoft OneDrive support, DLNA support, Chromecast support, file station, Qcontactz, Qsync
Encryption Algorithm 256-bit AES

Security DVR

IP Cameras Supported 25

Expansion / Connectivity

Expansion Bays 2 (total) / 0 (free) x hot-swap - 3.5"
Interfaces 2 x Ethernet 1000Base-T - RJ-45 ¦ 3 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 - Type A

Miscellaneous

Cables Included 1 x network cable
Features Security lock slot (cable lock sold separately), built-in cooling fan, reset button
Security Slot Type Kensington security slot
Compliant Standards AES-256

Power

Power Device External power adapter
Voltage Required AC 120/230 V
Power Provided 60 Watt

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