Conclusion: QNAP has come out all guns blazing with the TS-259 Pro+ Turbo NAS, and the end result is impressive. Read and write performance is excellent across the board, and QNAP's extensive feature set is second to none.
Conclusion: QNAP has designed the perfect NAS for home users. The Atom-based TS-259 Pro offers excellent performance. The unit excels in many areas such as multi-user environment, HD content transfer, and file copy.
Pros: Excellent performance, Excellent features, Runs quiet and cool, Low power consumption, Plenty of ports: 5 USB, two eSATA, and two Gigabit Lan
Cons: Only 1 USB on the front, More expensive than other 2-bay NAS units
Conclusion: Although the rating and final score mentioned in this conclusion are made to be as objective as possible, please be advised that every author perceives these factors differently at various points in time.
Pros: 59.0/44.8 MBps best read/write performance, New v3.xx administration GUI, VMware Ready iSCSI for virtualization deployments, Online RAID Capacity Expansion and Level Migration, 2-Bay SATA hot-swap RAID storage, Dual Intel Gigabit Ethernet Controllers with teaming and failover, Pre-installed PHP+M...
Cons: SAS version for enterprise-class, 15,000 RPM drives not available, Some capabilities will be too daunting for a novice SOHO user
Conclusion: The QNAP TS-259 Pro is a powerful and useful NAS box, it’s a great choice for either home or business uses. Overall it’s not a bad product, the noise level could be a problem, but that’s only if you keep the box nearby.
A two-bay QNAP network-attached storage device with an Atom processor
Good Gear Guide.au
26 February 2011
Summary: The QNAP TS-259 Pro Turbo NAS offers a powerful Atom processor that provides fast file transfers and streaming performance. Though QNAP doesn't sell the cheapest NAS devices, businesses that need fast performance and good backup measures will find that they're worth the premium.
Pros: Fast file transfers, easy to use Web interface, comprehensive connectivity
Cons: QPKG add-ons can be difficult to configure, can't read/write drives with HFS+ file systems, no LCD status screen
Excerpt: NAS disk QNAP TS-259 Pro je určen především pro malé podniky. Je schopen pojmout dva disky, 3,5 "nebo 2,5" s maximální kapacitou 2 TB . Disk je vybaven dvěma porty Gigabit Ethernet, s jejichž pomocí může pracovat ve dvou paralelních sítích (možnost nastavit IP adresu pro každé připojení).
Excerpt: QNAP má teď v nabídce mnoho síťových úložných zařízení typu NAS, z nichž jsme si pro recenzi vybrali dvoudiskový TS-259 Pro+. Ten slibuje vysokou datovou propustnost prostřednictvím dvou rozhraní Gb Ethernet, podporu iSCSI a mnoho dalšího.