QNAP TVS-671-i3-4G 6-Bay High-Performance Turbo vNAS

QNAP TVS-671-i3-4G 6-Bay High-Performance Turbo vNAS

QNAP TVS-671-i3-4G 6-Bay High-Performance Turbo vNAS

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Product Highlights

  • 6 x 3.5" / 2.5" SATA & SSD Drive Bays
  • 3.5 GHz Intel Core i3-4150 Dual-Core
  • 4GB (2 x 2GB) DDR3 RAM
  • Read: 2,340 MB/s, Write: 2,150 MB/s
  • 4 x Gigabit Ethernet Ports
  • 1 x HDMI Out for Video Playback
  • 10GbE Ready via Optional Upgrade Card
  • 3 x USB 3.0 / 2 x USB 2.0
  • 4K Video Playback and Transcoding
  • QTS 4.1 Operating System
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QNAP TVS-671-I3-4G-US overview

  • 1Description

The TVS-671-i3-4G 6-Bay High-Performance Turbo vNAS from QNAP is a poweful NAS storage solution designed for I/O-intensive tasks, mission-critical business applications, and fast-growing data storage needs. Incorporating reliability and security, the TVS-671-i3-4G delivers strong performance with up to 2,300 MB/s data throughput and 146,000 IOPS while providing a comprehensive storage solution for SMBs to build their own private cloud. The TVS-671-i3-4G is also able to perform real-time 4K and 1080p video transcoding to convert videos to universal formats that can be played on most PCs, mobile devices, and Smart TVs with 7.1 channel surround sound via HDMI output.

The TVS-671-i3-4G is powered by a 3.5 GHz Intel Core i3-4150 Dual-Core processor, which will allow you to run multiple functions simultaneously. The built-in 4GB of DDR3 RAM will allow quick access to frequently-used files and programs. This NAS's RAM is configured as 2 x 2GB and may be expanded up to 16GB (2 x 8GB) using the dual memory slots. Network connectivity is achieved via the 4 x Gigabit Ethernet ports, which may be expanded to 8 x Gigabit Ethernet ports or 4 x 10 Gigabit Ethernet ports and 4 x Gigabit Ethernet ports using the optional dual-port 10GbE and 1GbE network card. A variety of RAID modes are also supported, including RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, and 5 + hot spare; Single Disk; and JBOD, each of which offers data redundancy, speed, or a combination of both.

This 6-bay enclosure has the ability to natively house 3.5" or 2.5" SATA III 6 Gb/s and SATA II 3 Gb/s hard drives or SSDs. To support both drive formats, screws are included to accommodate both drive sizes. Using a 2 x 10GbE configuration, data throughput of the TVS-671-i3-4G can reach read speeds of up to 2,340 MB/s and 146,045 IOPS and write speeds of up to 2,150 MB/s and 113,747 IOPS. Using the 3 x USB 3.0 ports and 2 x USB 2.0 ports, this QNAP can be connected to other QNAP devices as well as other external drives.

The TVS-671-i3-4G operates using a 250W power supply and 100-240 VAC at 50/60 Hz. It is compatible with Windows, Mac, Linux, and UNIX. Included are 4 x Ethernet cables, a power cord, 24 x 3.5" HDD flat head screws, 18 x 2.5" HDD flat head screws, and a hard disk tray key.

The TVS-671 supports SATA III 6 Gb/s hard drives and 10Gb Ethernet, delivering over 2,300 MB/s throughput and 146,000 IOPS. The TVS-671 is powered by a 3.5 GHz Intel Core i3-4150 Dual-Core processor, helping to enhance the efficiency of CPU-consuming tasks such as running Virtualization Station, real-time 4K video playback & transcoding, and serving large numbers of simultaneous connections
With QTS's intuitive user interface, system operations of the TVS-671 are smooth and handy. Its intelligent desktop allows you to find the desired functions quickly, 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, helping to bring optimal working efficiency
Quickly and easily find documents, photos, videos, and music with Qsirch, QNAP's built-in NAS search application. Simply type in as much as you know about what you are trying to find, including bits 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 productivity boost that can help to reduce the amount of time spent looking for files on the NAS so you can focus on other tasks
SSD Cache Acceleration
The TVS-671 supports SSD caching which can boost IOPS performance of storage volumes to increase operational efficiency. It is suitable for improving overall workflow of IOPS-demanding applications such as virtualization and allows the best of both cost and performance by combining SSDs with HDDs
10GbE Ready
The TVS-671 offers four built-in Gigabit Ethernet ports and supports 10 Gigabit high-speed network by installing a 10 GbE network adapter. The 10 GbE-ready TVS-671 delivers speedy data throughput. Coupled with the support for large storage capacity, the TVS-671 is designed for data centers to storage big data and excel in fast data transmission, and for editing large size videos on-the-fly without transferring the videos between the TVS-671 and desktop computers
4K Ultra High Definition Ready
The TVS-671's hardware allows you to smoothly play 4K videos on an HDTV with XBMC local display through HDMI without heavily consuming system resources. Featuring Intel HD Graphics, the TVS-671 delivers enhanced real-time 4K (H.264) and 1080p video transcoding to convert videos to universal formats that can be smoothly played on PCs, mobile devices, and Smart TVs. It allows multiple devices to simultaneously view different videos stored on the TVS-671 with on-the-fly hardware accelerated transcoding, saving your time to convert videos into different formats for different devices.

With the benefit of offline transcoding, even when you can only connect to a low-speed Internet connection, you can still enjoy smooth video playback via File Station, Video Station, and the Qfile mobile app by selecting a pre-rendered lower resolution video, saving system resources of the TVS-671 for other applications. The TVS-671 also allows you to set a dedicated folder for automatic video transcoding
QvPC Technology
The QvPC technology consolidates a number of high-end technologies including VM integration, multimedia transcoding, HDMI output, cloud integration, and NAS connection technologies, allowing you to operate the TVS-671 as a PC when they plug in a keyboard, mouse, and monitor. With QvPC Technology, the TVS-671 is transformed into a cost-effective PC substitute for users to directly access stored data, run multiple applications using Windows/Linux/UNIX/Android-based VMs, surf the web on Google Chrome, enjoy 4K or 1080p videos with up to 7.1 channel audio with XBMC, monitor Surveillance Station in real-time with local display, and more
Extend the Functionality of the TVS-671 with Virtualization
The virtualization station transforms the TVS-671 into a two-in-a-box NAS that can function as an all-in-one NAS and a virtualization platform that supports multiple operating systems, fast virtual machine creation, virtual machine import/export, and snapshot. It also enables desktop operations via Web browsers. With an easy-to-use interface, you can centrally manage all of the virtual machines created on the TVS-671 with minimal effort. You can also download VMs on demand from online VM markets and import them to TVS-671 without any complex procedure
Full NAS Encryption Technology
QNAP's full NAS encryption by volume-based technology ensures data security by encrypting all of the files stored in the default-shared folders on the TVS-671. Even if the TVS-671 is encrypted, all the files can still be accessible via Windows SMB/CIFS, iSCSI, and NFS protocols. Users without permission to access the TVS-671 will be unable to access the stored files, hence data security risks and privacy leaks can be avoided
Intelligent Storage Manager
The QTS storage manager provides a secure and flexible way to manage volumes. This volume management system offers powerful features such as storage pooling with multiple RAID group protection, thin provisioned volumes with Space Reclaim, block-level iSCSI LUN, and online capacity expansion. The QTS storage manager presents tools and options for managing system storage to simplify the process of NAS capacity expansion and QNAP storage expansion enclosure management
Cross-Platform File Sharing and Centralized Data Storage
The TVS-671 supports SMB/CIFS, NFS, and AFP protocols for file sharing across Windows, Mac, and Linux/UNIX networks. Data, logs, and ISO image of CDs and DVDs can be centrally stored in the NAS and protected by integrated antivirus solution. The Windows AD and LDAP services enable system administrators to configure user permissions by using existing Windows AD server, LDAP server, or NAS build-in LDAP service. The TVS-671 supports SAMBA v4 and can act as a Windows domain controller to manage privilege settings
Well-Rounded Backup Solutions to Secure Data
The TVS-671 offers well-rounded backup solutions as a reliable backup center. QNAP NetBak Replicator supports scheduled and real-time data backup on Windows OS. Mac Time Machine is also supported to provide Mac OS X users with an effortless solution to back up data to the TVS-671. The USB 3.0 port on the front panel of the TVS-671 features a one-touch-copy function for you to instantly back up data on external drives to the TVS-671 with just one click, or alternatively to back up data from the TVS-671 to external drives. A wide range of third-party backup software such as Acronis True Image and Symantec Backup Exec are also supported
Disaster Recovery Solutions
The TVS-671 offers various data recovery options. RTRR (Real-Time Remote Replication) supports real time or scheduled data backup to a remote Turbo NAS or FTP server and synchronizes files to a remote folder from a local folder with better backup efficiency and reduced backup time. The TVS-671 also supports rsync protocol to back up data to another remote server on scheduling basis. Besides, data can be backed up to cloud storage, such as Amazon S3, Amazon Glacier, Microsoft Azure, ElephantDrive, Symform, Dropbox, and Google Drive, and restored to the TVS-671 anytime
Security Options
The TVS-671 provides numerous security options, such as encrypted access, IP blocking, and so on. Besides, IT administrators can control the access rights of each user to different folders, preventing unauthorized access to important files. The TVS-671 is validated with military level FIPS 140-2 AES 256-bit encryption, preventing the sensitive business data from unauthorized access and breach, even if the hard disk drives or the entire system were stolen
Storage for Comprehensive Virtualization Applications
The TVS-671 supports VMware ESXi, Citrix XenServer, Microsoft Hyper-V, and Windows Server 2012, benefiting flexible deployment and management in the virtualization environments. The TVS-671 supports VMware VAAI and Microsoft ODX to increase performance by offloading server loading for ESXi server and Hyper-V respectively, and supports QNAP vSphere Client plug-in and QNAP SMI-S provider with enhanced efficiency of operations and management in virtualization applications
File Synchronization
The Qsync utility turns your TVS-671 into a safe data center for file synchronization with a large storage capacity. Any file uploaded to the TVS-671 will be made available for all linked devices, such as computers, laptops, and mobile devices. Qsync is especially useful for frequent travelers to manage files and always have the most updated files on different devices. Qsync provides multiple ways of file synchronization and group file-sharing, enhancing the flexibility of collaboration
Comprehensive Surveillance Solution
The TVS-671's surveillance station offers a professional surveillance solution with a user-friendly management interface, a wide range of over 2,700 compatible IP camera models, and expandable IP camera channel licenses. It supports real-time monitoring, video and audio-recording, and playback with a wide range of customizable settings. You can also install the Vmobile app on your iOS or Android mobile devices to manage the monitoring channels anytime and anywhere to safeguard your office environment or install the Vcam app to turn your mobile device into a network camera to record most moments around you to your TVS-671
Install-on-Demand Apps Extend NAS Features
The TVS-671 has built in app center providing various install-on-demand apps developed by QNAP and third-party developers, including backup/sync, business, content management, communications, download, entertainment, and so on. It's also a central place to manage and update installed apps. Besides, QNAP's development platform brings forth the open-source spirit to welcome program developers to develop various applications, adding values to the TVS-671 for extensive opportunities

SMB-Ready Features

FTP Server
The Turbo NAS supports FTP server to share large size files, coming with user-defined settings including bandwidth limitation, number of connections, and write-only permission
Web Server
The Turbo NAS supports Web server which allows numerous websites built on the same server conveniently. Administrators can manage up to 32 websites on the single one Turbo NAS with reduced IT cost
The Turbo NAS supports RADIUS server which provides centralized authorization management for computers to connect and use a network service
VPN Server
The Turbo NAS supports VPN servers, which provide an easy way for IT administrators to build up a secure private network and allow the staff to log on from outside the office and access business resources securely, such as files and Internet connections
Printer Server
The Turbo NAS supports printer servers to send remote printing request over the Internet (maximum 3 USB printers) and supports IPP (Internet Printing Protocol), Samba, print job management, and Bonjour printing for Mac OS X
Surveillance Station
The Turbo NAS supports surveillance stations to connect and manage multiple IP cameras remotely, including real-time monitoring, video-recording, playback, and event notifications
In the Box
QNAP TVS-671-i3-4G 6-Bay High-Performance Turbo vNAS
  • 4 x Ethernet Cables
  • Power Cord
  • Hard Disk Tray Key
  • 24 x Flat Head Screws (for 3.5" HDDs)
  • 18 x Flat Head Screws (for 2.5" HDDs)
  • Limited 2-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description

    QNAP TVS-671-I3-4G-US specs

    CPU 3.5 GHz Intel Core i3-4150 Dual-Core processor
    System Memory 4 GB (2 x 2 GB) DDR3 RAM
    Expandable up to 16 GB (2 x 8 GB)
    Memory Slots 2
    Flash Memory 512 MB DOM
    Drive Bays 6 x Hot-swappable and lockable
    Drive Types Supported 3.5" / 2.5" SATA III 6 Gb/s and SATA 3 Gb/s hard drives or SSDs

    Please note that the standard system is shipped without hard drives
    LAN Ports 4 x Gigabit RJ-45 Ethernet ports
    (Expandable up to 8 x 1 Gb LAN or 4 x 10 Gb + 4 x 1 Gb LAN by installing an optional dual-port 10 Gb and 1 Gb network card)
    LED Indicators Status, LAN, and USB
    USB 3 x USB 3.0 ports (1 x front, 2 x rear)
    2 x USB 2.0 ports (rear)
    Supports USB printer, pen drive, USB hub, USB UPS, and more
    HDMI 1
    Buttons System: Power and reset button
    Alarm Buzzer System warning
    Form Factor Tower
    Sound Level Sound Pressure (LpAm) (by Stander Positions): 21.0 dB
    Power Consumption HDD Standby: 38.72 W
    In Operation: 66.30 W

    (with 6 x WD WD20EFRX hard drives installed)
    Power Supply Input: 100 - 240 VAC, 50/60 Hz
    Output: 250 W
    PCIe Slots 1 x PCIe Gen3 x8
    1 x PCIe Gen2 x4
    Fan 2 x 3.5" / 90 mm quiet cooling fans (12 VDC)
    Operating System QTS 4.1 (embedded Linux)
    Supported Clients Windows 7 and Server 2003 onward, Apple Mac OS X onward, Linux, and UNIX
    Storage Management Online volume expansion
    RAID Types: Single disk; JBOD; RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, and 5 + hot spare
    Global hot spare
    Online RAID capacity expansion
    Online RAID level migration
    Storage expansion via QNAP UX-500P/UX-800P expansion unit (Maximum: 1 Unit)
    Bad block scan and hard drive S.M.A.R.T.
    Bad block recovery
    RAID recovery
    Bitmap support
    Power Management Wake on LAN
    Internal hard drive standby mode
    Scheduled power on/off
    Automatic power on after power recovery
    USB and network UPS support with SNMP management
    System sleep mode (S3)
    Supported Browsers Microsoft Internet Explorer 10+
    Mozilla Firefox
    Apple Safari
    Google Chrome
    Access Right Management Import/export users
    User quota management
    Local user access control for CIFS, AFP, FTP, and WebDAV
    Application access control for photo station, music station, video station, and multimedia station
    Subfolder permissions support for CIFS/SMB, AFP, FTP, and Web file manager
    Multilingual Support Chinese (Traditional & Simplified), Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, and Turkish
    myQNAPcloud Service Private cloud storage and sharing
    Free Host Name Registration (DDNS)
    Auto Router Configuration (via UPnP)
    CloudLink for remote access without complicated router setup
    myQNAPcloud Connect for Easy VPN Connection (Windows VPN Utility)
    File System Internal Hard Drive: EXT4
    External Hard Drive: EXT3, EXT4, NTFS, FAT32, HFS+
    Qsync Syncs files among multiple devices with SSL support
    Selective synchronization for syncing specific folders only
    Share team folder as a file center for team collaboration
    Shares files by links via e-mail
    Policy settings for conflicted files and file type filter support
    Version Control: Up to 64 versions
    Incremental synchronization for HDD space saving
    Supports Windows and Mac OS
    Web Administration Personalized desktop
    Smart toolbar and dashboard for neat display on system status
    Smart fan control
    Dynamic DNS (DDNS)
    SNMP (v2 and v3)
    Resource monitor
    Network Recycle Bin for file deletion via CIFS/SMB and AFP
    -Automatic cleanup
    -File type filter
    Comprehensive logs (events and connection)
    Syslog client
    Mobile App Qmanager for remote monitoring and management
    Networking TCP/IP: IPv4 and IPv6
    Gigabit NICs with jumbo frame (failover, multi-IP settings, port trunking/NIC teaming)
    Service Binding based on network interfaces
    Proxy client, proxy server
    DHCP client, DHCP server
    NTP server
    Protocols: CIFS/SMB, AFP (v3.3), NFS(v3), FTP, FTPS, SFTP, TFTP, HTTP(S), Telnet, SSH, iSCSI, SNMP, SMTP, and SMSC
    UPnP and bonjour discovery
    USB Wi-Fi adapter support
    Security Network Access Protection with Auto-Blocking: SSH, Telnet, HTTP(S), FTP, CIFS/SMB, AFP
    CIFS host access control for shared folders
    Antivirus protection
    FIPS 140-2 validated AES 256-bit volume-based data encryption
    AES 256-bit External Drive Encryption
    Importable SSL certificate
    Instant alert via e-mail, SMS, and beep
    Antivirus protection
    Powerful All-in-one server
    File Server File Sharing across Windows, Mac, and Linux/UNIX
    Windows ACL
    Advanced Folder Permission for CIFS/SMB, AFP, FTP
    Shared Folder Aggregation (CIFS/SMB)
    Server Virtualization and Clustering VMware vSphere (ESXi 5.x)
    VMware VAAI for iSCSI and VAAI for NAS
    vSphere Plug-in
    Citrix XenServer (6.2)
    Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V
    Supports Microsoft ODX
    QNAP SMI-S provider for Microsoft SCVMM
    Windows Server 2012 failover clustering
    FTP Server FTP over SSL/TLS (explicit)
    FXP Supported
    Passive FTP port range control
    Transcode Management Transcode video files to 240p, 360p, 480p, 720p, and 1080p resolution
    Automatic video transcoding for watched folders
    Hardware accelerated transcoding support
    File Station Supports ISO mounting (Up to 256 ISO Files)
    Support thumbnail display of multimedia files
    Support share download link and upload link
    Drag-n-drop files via Chrome and Firefox browsers
    Photo, music, and video preview and playback with hardware accelerated transcoding
    File Compression and decompression (ZIP and 7z)
    Surveillance Station Supports over 2,700 IP cameras
    Includes four free camera licenses, up to 72 camera channels via additional license purchase
    Instant playback to check the recent event
    Online editing to edit cameras when live view
    Visual aid by e-map
    Playback and speed control by shuttle bar
    Video preview on playback timeline
    Intelligent video analytics (iva) for advanced video search
    Surveillance client for Mac
    Mobile Surveillance App: vmobile (iOS and Android)
    Mobile Recording App: vcam (iOS and Android)
    Backup Station Remote replication server (over Rsync)
    Real-time Remote Replication (RTRR) to another QNAP NAS or FTP server
    Works as both RTRR server and client with bandwidth control
    Real-time and scheduled backup
    Encryption, compression, file filter, and transfer rate limitation
    Encrypted replication between QNAP NAS servers
    Desktop backup by QNAP NetBak replicator for Windows
    Apple Time Machine support with backup management
    Data backup to multiple external storage devices
    Third Party Backup Software Support: Veeam Backup and Replication, Acronis TrueImage, ARCserve Backup, EMC Retrospect, Symantec Backup Exec, LaCie SilverKeeper, etc.
    Notes Station Graphical Web-based editor for taking notes
    Integrate with NAS file system: insert attachment or image from NAS file system
    Event calendar and to-do list
    Image Editor: a easy way to highlight the focus in your image
    Support note publishing with a single link
    Support key word search
    Provide Chrome Extension: Notes Station Clipper
    -Clip Web page content to your note
    Mobile App: Qnotes
    Cloud Storage Backup Amazon S3
    Amazon Glacier
    WebDAV-based cloud storage
    Microsoft Azure
    Open Stack
    Google Drive
    VPN Server Secure Remote Access: PPTP and OpenVPN VPN services
    Max Number of Clients: 15 for PPTP and 15 for OpenVPN
    Printer Server Maximum Number of Printers: 3
    Print job display and management
    IP-based and domain name-based privilege control
    IP- and Domain Name-based Privilege Control
    Domain Authentication Integration Microsoft Active Directory (AD)
    Domain controller
    LDAP server, LDAP client
    Domain users login via CIFS/SMB, AFP, FTP, and File Station
    Virtualization Station Support Virtual Machine (VM) creation to run an operating system such as Windows, Linux, Unix, and Android
    Support importing VM from the other virtual platform, e.g. VirtualBox, VMware Workstation
    Support exporting VM with .ovf, .qvm formats
    VM clone
    VM snapshot
    HTML5-based shared remote console
    User-based permission setting
    Support USB device pass-through
    Support VM console display via HDMI
    App Center More than 100 official and community software add-ons (ex: Dropbox, Google Drive Sync, McAfee, WordPress, HappyGet II, etc.)
    Photo station
    Music station
    Video station
    iTunes server
    DLNA server
    AirPlay: Streams videos, photos, and music from NAS to Apple TV via Qï¬le or QAirPlay's web-based controller
    Digital TV station
    -DVB-T Digital TV live view, recording, and playback
    -Supports up to 2 USB TV Tuners
    -Electronic Programming Guide (EPG) with Scheduled Recording Note: The availability of DVB-T broadcasting and EPG may vary depending on geographic locations
    Download station
    HD Station + XBMC media player + Google Chrome
    Signage Station Support dynamic content includes video, image, music, and text message
    Multi-user collaboration
    Support email and social network sharing
    Support design software - iArtist Lite for Windows
    Support various browser playback (Chrome, Firefox, IE, Safari)
    Support most viewed, latest released, and different categories content lists
    Mobile Apps Qfile: iOS, Android, and Windows phone
    Qfile HD: iPad version
    Qmanager: iOS, Android phone
    Qmusic: iOS, Android phone
    Qremote: iOS, Android phone
    Qget: Android phone
    Vmobile: iOS, iPad, and Android phone
    iSCSI (IP SAN) iSCSI target
    Multi-LUNs per target
    Up to 256 Targets/LUNs combined
    Supports LUN mapping and masking
    Block-based LUN
    Thin-provisioned LUN with space reclamation supported
    Online LUN capacity expansion
    Supports SPC-3 persistent reservation
    Supports MPIO and MC/S
    iSCSI LUN backup, one-time snapshot, and restore
    iSCSI connection and management by QNAP finder (Windows)
    Virtual disk drive (via iSCSI Initiator)
    Maximum Number of Virtual Disk Drives: 8
    Temperature 32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)
    Relative Humidity 5 to 95% (non-condensing), Wet Bulb: 80°F (27˚C)
    Dimensions (W x H x D) 10.12 x 6.89 x 9.25" / 25.7 x 17.5 x 23.5 cm
    Weight 13.62 lb / 6.18 kg
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 15.45 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 15.0 x 13.7 x 9.8"

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