This B&H Kit combines the QNAP TVS-663-8G 6-Bay Golden Cloud Turbo vNAS with 6 x 3TB internal hard drives for a total capacity of 18TB.
The QNAP TVS-663-8G 6-Bay Golden Cloud Turbo vNAS is a powerful, reliable, secure, and scalable NAS solution designed for mission-critical and intensive business applications and to meet growing storage needs. The TVS-663-8G runs the QTS operating system and is able to function as a NAS for data backup, file synchronization, remote access, and home entertainment. It is also well suited for the creation and use of a personal cloud so you can access your data from anywhere. The TVS-663-8G is also able to perform on-the-fly and offline video transcoding, including Full HD 1920 x 1080 content and playback of 1080p content with 7.1 channel surround sound via HDMI output.
The TVS-663-8G is powered by a 2.4 GHz AMD Quad-Core x86 processor, which will allow you to run multiple functions simultaneously. The built-in 8GB of 1600 MHz DDR3L RAM will allow quick access to frequently-used files and programs, and network connectivity is achieved via the 2 x Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) ports, which are expandable to 4 x GbE ports or 2 x GbE and 2 x 10GbE ports using a PCIe NIC. A variety of RAID modes are also supported, including RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, 5/6/10 + hot spare, which offer data redundancy, speed, or a combination of both.
This TVS-663-8G features 6 drive bays that can accommodate the included 6 x 3TB 3.5" 7200 rpm SATA III hard drives and also includes the appropriate mounting screws to help simplify installation. Read and write speed of the TVS-663-8G can reach up to 448 MB/s with a 4 x GbE configuration and up to 1,441 MB/s with a 10GbE configuration. Data transfer speeds with AES 256-bit full NAS volume encryption can also reach up to 691 MB/s. Using the 5 x external USB 3.0 ports, this QNAP can be connected to other QNAP devices as well as other external drives.
The TVS-663-8G operates using a 250W power supply and 110-240 VAC at 50-60 Hz and 5A. It is compatible with Windows, Mac, Linux, and UNIX. Included are 2 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.