Introducing the QNAP TS-212 NAS server for home use, an easy to use networked storage center for the ultimate digital home entertainment experience. QNAP Turbo NAS servers are a new approach for sharing digital photos, music, and movies/videos, and keeping home computers backed up. You can easily view photos, listen to music, and even watch Full HD 1080p movies on a widescreen TV or projector streamed from the NAS over the network through PS3, Xbox 360, or other network media players. You can share multimedia content with family and friends wherever they are on the Internet by web browsers. iPhone/iPod touch/iPad and Android users can browse shared photos or listen to their music collections anywhere with 3G or Wi-Fi connection by streaming content directly to the device – no sync required. QNAP NAS brings to life the ultimate in digital home theater enjoyment.
QNAP TS-212 Feature Highlights
Simple yet Powerful Storages
The QNAP Turbo NAS 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.
See how QNAP Turbo NAS featuring the QTS 4.0 can make your digital life easier, simpler and more convenient.
Organize your data/content and backups in one centralized location.
Synchronize files across computers, tablets, and mobile devices, and share files across different groups and communities. Collect, enjoy, and share your large photo, music, and video collection.
Enjoy HD movies or family videos on TV when streamed through various network players.
Access, manage and enjoy all your files with your tablets and smartphones.
Extend your diverse applications on the QNAP Turbo NAS by installing more than 80 apps on demand in the App Center.
Easier Operations on QTS 4.0 Desktop
The QTS 4.0 Desktop including 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 is supported which allows multiple windows to be open to access multiple applications concurrently.
Freely Access your Cloud Anywhere
All of your content is available on the go! Through any Web browser or the free app for tablets and smartphones the QNAP Turbo NAS 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 QNAP Turbo NAS wherever you are. Instantly stream or share your multimedia contents and share them with your friends.
Synchronize and Share
Access from anywhere
Qsync is a new feature that allows you to sync all your devices on the go! It can be synced literally anywhere- on the web, at your home, in the office and on the go.
Qsync makes your QNAP Turbo NAS a team sharing device- allowing you to share and edit files among your teammates with automatic updates on the files your team is working on. Qsync provides the function of file synchronization like Dropbox service, and brings forth a cost-effective way to share files across groups and communities.
Photo Albums on the Cloud
The QNAP Turbo NAS acts as your 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 QNAP Turbo NAS to create and organize your photo albums through a web browser to share with your family QNAP Turbo NAS with background music.
Display photo details from EXIF: Date, exposure time, aperture, etc.
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 email
Browse photos via the Qfile app on iPhones, iPads, and Android devices
Centralize and Protect your Data
The QNAP Turbo NAS is a high-performance cross-platform storage with many friendly storage and backup options that centralizes and protects all your important files on one single device.
Apple Time Machine Backup
Time Machine is fully supported to help Mac OS X users create a more efficient and convenient backup solution. The QNAP Turbo NAS works with Time Machine wirelessly over the same network so you no longer need an external drive.
More Backup Options
Netbak Replicator is the license-free backup software which allows you to back up your files in multiple Window client PCs in schedule or real time. You can also gain a disaster recovery solution with our RTRR (Real Time Remote Replication) feature by replicating data in multiple shared folders from one NAS to another NAS over the network to ensure the safety of your important data. Besides, the data can also be backed up to another FTP server, external disk, or to online cloud storage services.
User Access Controls
All your digital files stored can be managed to share with your family and friends. User accounts, user groups, shared folder access right, and user quota can be flexibly and easily set up by yourself.
Unauthorized IP-based Blocking
A comprehensive list granting proper access from different users based on IP address can be established to authorize or deny access to the QNAP Turbo NAS.
The QNAP Turbo NAS has a built in anti-virus feature to detect and protect against viruses, malware, worms, and Trojan horses.
Encrypted Login, Access and Network Transfer
SSH remote login, SSL security (HTTPS), Secure FTP, and encrypted remote replication are supported.
Detail logs of file-level access to the QNAP Turbo NAS via different file transfer protocols, and services accessed by online users can all be recorded.
Surveillance Station Pro - Protect your Home and Valuables
The QNAP Turbo NAS uses renowned QNAP VioStor NVR software. The QNAP Turbo NAS becomes a professional surveillance station to view IP cameras from your web browser and mobile devices. Supporting over 1,000 IP camera advance features are also included with theSurveillance Station Pro software, such as real-time monitoring, recording, and playback. With the user-friendly interface and the expandable IP camera channel licenses, Surveillance Station Pro builds a professional surveillance center for you to monitor your things that you value easier.
Build your Home Music Library and Enjoy Music Anywhere
The Music Station helps categorize your music collection, and displays album covers to easily organize your personal playlists. Through the music station web player, you can enjoy your music anywhere, anytime with a few clicks. Thousands of local and global online Internet radio programs are built-into Music Station for you to enjoy.
You can listen to your favorite MP3 songs streamed from iTunes Server, or play music by web browsers on your PC.
With SBS (Squeezebox Server) app plugin, you can efficiently manage and play them with Logitech music players without even turning on the PC.
Stream music to your UPnP Hi-Fi system and indulge in high-quality sound experience.
Listen to your music on mobile devices through Qmusic app*1
Interact Through your Favorite Social Media Sites
Many applications on the QNAP Turbo NAS are designed with friendly options allowing you to share and connect with your social media communities. When you use Photo Station, or Video Station, you can 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 Turbo NAS supports Apple® AirPlay. You can enjoy video and multimedia contents on AirPlay supported 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 streaming on Apple TV, bypassing your mobile device, thus saves the energy of your mobile device.
Alternatively, the Qfile mobile app allows you to browse videos and photos stored on the QNAP Turbo NAS and play on the TV via AirPlay-enabled devices such as Apple TV. It is just that convenient to enjoy multimedia entertainment through the wireless experience.
A Sharing Center for your Home Theater
The QNAP Turbo NAS 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 the best cinema-grade home theater experience right to your living room.
QNAP DLNA Media Server supports wireless streaming of all the videos, photos and music stored in the Media Library to any DLNA certified devices, such as PS3, Xbox360, and so on. It supports thumbnails shown on the DLNA devices for identifying the content quickly.
TwonkyMedia DLNA Server is also supported to share and stream media contents in the multimedia folder of the QNAP Turbo NAS
Use the QNAP Turbo NAS as a PLEX media server and enjoy your content through any Plex client or Smart TV.
The QNAP Turbo NAS can work with different media players through SMB/CIFS or other standard protocols.
Access, Use, Sync and Enjoy with your Tablets and Smartphones
The QNAP Turbo NAS is your private cloud storage that virtually enlarges the capacity of your smart mobile devices. Qfile allows you to access, upload, download, manage, and share stored files easily as if you are carrying tons of files in your pocket. Music, photos and videos can be streamed, enjoyed and shared anytime, anywhere. Qmanager lets you monitor and manage the QNAP Turbo NAS remotely and efficiently without turning on a PC.
Ever wanted to archive your favorite online videos? HappyGet is a handy third-party tool that allows you to download HD videos to the QNAP Turbo NAS. By installing the HappyGet plug-in on the Chrome Web Store, you can select your preferred playlist and download an array of videos all at once with the embedded HappyGet button.
24/7 Download Center
The QNAP Turbo NAS is a perfect download center for high speed BT, Magnet, PT (Private Trackers), eMule, FTP, and HTTP download. After the download tasks are set ready, you can turn off the computer, and the QNAP Turbo NAS will download as many HD videos as you want. With the QGet utility you can manage your download tasks on multiple NAS devices remotely on the local network or the Internet. The QNAP Turbo NAS also supports continuous NZB download, and eMule download by installed App Center apps without turning on a PC. Now, 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 QNAP Turbo NAS experience. Installation is virtually immediate, with just one click the App will start installing onto the NAS.
Easy System Setup
Installation process is done completely through the cloud. Simply visit the setup portal,start.qnap.com, follow the setup guide to complete the system setup and download the utilities you want.
Besides, the "Auto Setup" option provides an easy way to set up the QNAP Turbo NAS with recommended settings. All settings can be flexibly changed at a later time after the installation.
The QNAP Turbo NAS supports large storage capacity, fulfilling the increasing demand for storage. It supports comprehensive RAID management management and online RAID capacity expansion appropriately storing important data and reducing risks of data loss.
Powered by the Marvell ARM 1.2 GHz processor, the QNAP Turbo NAS provides a large storage capacity for archiving files, videos, and music. The QNAP Turbo NAS can handle multiple users accessing the system and multiple applications running at the same time. USB 3.0 ports for high speed file backup to external hard drives are also included for high speed data backup to external drives.
More features for home and SOHO
The QNAP Turbo NAS brings you extra with all-in-one home server features, e.g. iTunes server, UPnP media server, backup server, printer server, FTP server, Web server, database server, and etc.
The QNAP Turbo NAS is designed to be eco friendly, and to help you save on your electricity bill. The smart fan can automatically adjust its speed based on system pre-defined criteria or a specific temperature. The hard disk standby mode sets the hard disks to enter standby mode if there is no disk access within the specified period, lowering energy consumption and extending the lifespan of the hard disks. The Turbo NAS can also be setup to automatically power on, off, or reset.
1* Qmusic will be coming soon to Google Play store and Apple App store.