Summary: This NAS storage device features versatile applications for data storing, sharing, and backup needed for home and SOHO environments. It also provides MyCloudNAS service for publishing contents in the TS-419P II over the Internet and promises to create a personal cloud in a few easy steps.
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: 97 / 89 MBps best read/write performance, System software is SOTA and continually updated, Support Apps available for multiple cloud services, Support App available for Mobile access, VMware Ready iSCSI for virtualization deployments, Online RAID Capacity Expansion and Level Migration, Hot-swap R...
Cons: Write speeds in RAID 5 still limited by the installed computing power, USB 3.0 ports not included, only USB 2.0, A few advanced capabilities will be too daunting for a novice SOHO user, Many consumer HDDs not suitable for RAID, and enterprise units are $$$
QNAP TS-419P+ Turbo NAS 4-Bay Network Storage Review
10 January 2011
Excerpt: About six months ago, I started looking into building a Home Theater PC Solution that fit my needs. Seeing I already owned an Xbox 360, and not wanting to build a separate PC, I decided my best route was to look at some type of device that could stream to an Xbox 360 using UPnP.
Conclusion: Preţul destul de mare, aproximativ 2400 lei lângă care trebuie adăugate în medie alţi 600-800 lei pentru câteve HDD-uri decente, fac din QNAP TS-419P+ un NAS cu un preţ prohibitiv pentru utilizatorul casnic, utilizator care sincer nu credem că ar avea nevoie de toate caracteristicile şi dotările din...
Pros: construcţie de calitate, panou frontal cu display LCD, multiple posibilităţi de configurare a HDD-urilor (Single şi RAID), upgrade configuraţie RAID fără a a pierde datele, suită completă de aplicaţii QPKG, reţea dual Gigabit, performanţe decente, construcţie de calitate, panou frontal cu display...
Cons: preţ, încuietori sertare HDD, USB 3.0, interfaţa de administrare, nu se poate face upgrade la memorie