Best NAS for Plex transcoding list

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DS720+LG 4K 49UN71006LB720pMP4 1080p 1.3GB h.265 HEVC 2.2Mbps 5.1 AACNO [transcoder pixelating]
DS720+LG 4K 49UN71006LB720pMKV 1080p 1.4GB h.265HEVC 1.5Mbps 5.1 AACOK
DS720+LG 4K 49UN71006LB720pMKV 2160p 8.7GB h.265HEVC 10bit HDR 8.2Mbps 5.1 AACOK
DS720+LG 4K 49UN71006LB720pMP4 1080p 1.4GB h.264 2.1Mbps AACNO [transcoder pixelating]
DS720+LG 4K 49UN71006LB720pMKV 2160p 59GB h.265HEVC 77Mbps 7.1 Atmospixelating


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