Qnap TS-421 Dubai
The Qnap TS-421 Dubai is a 4-Bay NAS Server that has been designed for personal cloud and social sharing by home users as well as SOHO. It runs on QTS 4.0 operating system which enables you to easily multi-task on many different digital platforms. Integrated QTS 4.0 desktop includes quick main menu, graphic dashboard, drag-and-drop icons, multiple desktops, personalized wallpapers and the smart toolbar, making system operations much easier. The NAS server features multi-window, multi-tasking GUI, data storage, backup, sharing and disaster recovery and many more. It also consists of rich multimedia applications for entertainment and Dropbox-like file synchronization.
- Simple yet Powerful Storage
- The Qnap TS-421 Dubai features QTS 4.0 operating system which makes your digital life easier, simpler and more convenient. The TS-421 is a powerful yet easy-to-use network storage center for data storage, backup, synchronization, remote access and home entertainment. As your personal cloud, you will always be connected to your files and your files are always under your control.
- Easier Operations on QTS 4.0 Desktop
- The QTS 4.0 desktop includes quick main menu, graphic dashboard, drag-and-drop icons, multiple desktops, personalized wallpapers and the smart toolbar, making system operations much easier. In addition, multi-tasking support allows multiple windows to be open to access multiple applications concurrently.
- Freely Access Your Cloud Anywhere
- Through any web browser or the free app for tablets and smartphones, the Qnap TS-421 Dubai becomes your personal cloud so you are always connected to your data. Take advantage of the myQNAPcloud service, which allows you to remotely access your TS-421 wherever you are. Instantly stream or share your multimedia contents and share them with your friends.
- Photo Albums on the Cloud
- The TS-421 acts as a photo vault for you to back up your favorite photos. The Photo Station makes photo sharing simple and you can designate your own access right controls. Simply upload your photos to the TS-421 to create and organize your photo albums through a web browser to share with your family and friends. Your mobile devices are useful too; with the Qfile mobile app in your iOS or Android devices, you can instantly upload photos to the TS-421.
- You can view photo slideshow with background music
- Display photo details from EXIF: Date, exposure time, aperture and more
- Publish photos in a few clicks to social networking sites such as Facebook, Google+, Twitter, MySpace and more
- Share photos with your friends and family via e-mail
- Interact Through Your Favorite Social Media Sites
- Many applications on the Qnap TS-421 Dubai are designed with user-friendly options, allowing you to share and connect with your social media communities. You can use Photo Station or Video Station to pick and share photos and video links directly to your Facebook. DJ Station allows you to stream and share your music playlist with your friends and family on your social media platforms.
- Enjoy Your Videos via AirPlay
- The Qnap TS-421 Dubai supports Apple AirPlay function. You can enjoy video and multimedia contents on AirPlay-enabled devices with the QAirplay application or the Qfile mobile app. Available in the App Center, QAirplay allows you to steam your media content directly on TV via AirPlay-enabled devices such as Apple TV. The media contents are streamed on Apple TV, bypassing your mobile device, thus saving the energy of your mobile device. Alternatively, the Qfile mobile app allows you to browse videos and photos stored on the TS-421 and play on the TV via AirPlay-enabled devices such as Apple TV. It is very convenient to enjoy multimedia entertainment through the wireless experience
- A Sharing Center for Your Home Theatre
- The Qnap TS-421 Dubai is an ideal video storage center for you to store your movie and home video collection. It features high-speed data transfer, fast enough to support multiple 1080p HD streams. The quiet operation design brings you remarkable cinema-grade home theater experience right to your living room.
- 24/7 Download Center
- The Qnap TS-421 Dubai is a perfect download center for high-speed BT, Magnet, PT (Private Trackers), eMule, FTP and HTTP download. Your computer never needs to be on when you download your files, and managing your download can be done through any web browser. With the QGet utility, you can manage your download tasks on multiple NAS devices remotely on the local network or the Internet. The TS-421 also supports continuous NZB download and eMule download by installed App Center apps without turning on a PC. It also supports RSS download (broad catching) for automatic BT download.
- App Center with Rich Apps to Install on Demand
- The App Center centralizes various apps developed by QNAP and third-party developers. Popular apps such as Google Drive, Plex media server, NZBGet, Python and more are available in the App Center for you to enhance your TS-421 experience. Installation is virtually immediate; with just one click, the App will start installing onto the Qnap TS-421 Dubai.
|QNAP TS-421 Specifications
|Marvell ARM 88F6282, single core, 2.0 GHz
|1 GB DDR3
|4x 3.5″/2.5″ SATA II
|Single Disk, JBOD,
RAID 0, 1, 5,
5 + Hot Spare, 6, 6 + Hot Spare, 10, 10 + Hot Spare
|up to 16 TB (disks not included)
|Target & Initiator
|2x 10/100/1000 Mbit Ethernet
|2x USB 2.0, 2x USB 3.0, 2x eSATA
|177(H) x 180(W) x 235(D) mm
6.97(H) x 7.09(W) x 9.25(D) inch
|Sleep: 13 W
In operation: 26 W (with 4 x 500GB HDD installed)
|External, 96 W, 100-240 V
|1x 90 mm