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Synology DS1823xs+ 8-Bay NAS Coming – Rumour

The Synology DS1823xs+ NAS – A New and Long Demanded NAS in the Works! Every now and then, I hear the odd leak or snippet of product information referenced online about a new NAS product that is coming soon. That shouldn’t be a huge surprise, the network-attached storage industry is no different than any other […]

D8-332 TerraMaster 8-Bay DAS with Thunderbolt 3

D8-332 TerraMaster 8-Bay DAS with Thunderbolt 3 Storage Processor Model INTEL JHL7440 + Marvell 88SE9485 Disk Slot Number 8 Compatible Disk Types 3.5″ SATA HDD 2.5″ SATA HDD 2.5″ SATA SSD File System FAT 32, FAT 16, NTFS, and EXT4 Maximum Internal Raw Capacity 160 TB (20 TB drive x 8) (Capacity will vary along […]

NS780TB3 Desktop 16 bay Thunderbolt 3 DAS

NS780TB3 Desktop 16 bay Thunderbolt 3 DAS   Specifications NS780TB3 Host Interface Thunderbolt™3 (USB-C Interface, compatible with Thunderbolt™4) Data Transfer Rate 40Gbps High Bandwidth HDD Interface SAS (12G/6Gbps)/ SATA (6Gbps) No. of Disk(s) Up to 16 (For 2.5 or 3.5 inch SSD/HDD & sold separately) RAID Levels Requires a RAID card or HBA card(JBOD) with […]

TS-473A (also 6/8 bay) compatible CPU upgrades

TS-473A (also 6/8 bay) compatible CPU upgrades   Model Cores / Threads Frequency Turbo frequency Ryzen R1102G 2 / 2 1.2 GHz 2.6 GHz Ryzen R1305G 2 / 4 1.5 GHz 2.8 GHz Athlon Mobile 300U 2 / 4 2.4 GHz 3.3 GHz Athlon PRO Mobile 300U 2 / 4 2.4 GHz 3.3 GHz Ryzen […]

Recommended 8-Bay NAS Drive to Buy in 2022

A Guide to the Best 8-Bay NAS Drives to Buy Right Now If you have been looking at getting a NAS for your business, then I think it is safe to say that 8-Bay is where things get SERIOUS. Up until this point, most NAS system can typically fall into home use, budget use, small […]

TDS-h2489FU 24-bay U.2 NVMe ZFS rack

TDS-h2489FU-4314-256G TDS-h2489FU-4314-128G TDS-h2489FU-4309Y-64G QNAP launched a dual-processor, up to 16/32 core 24-bay U.2 NVMe PCIe Gen 4 full flash TDS-h2489FU NAS, built-in third-generation Intel® Xeon® expandable processor and high-speed 25GbE, suitable for data centers and low-speed Delayed application The main specifications of the new product: TDS-h2489FU-4309Y-64G dual Intel® Xeon® Silver 4309Y processors, a total of […]

8-bay Home NAS build

Home NAS Build I’m building a home NAS for multi pc home use. I want it to be able to back up my families different pc’s and to run there gaming libraries off of them as well. That means steam, origin, uplay, epic, blizzard, and rockstar games. I already have a x470 mobo, ryzen 3700x, […]

TerraMaster release U8-522-9400 8-bay rack with Intel I5 9400

TerraMaster release U8-522-9400 8-bay rack with Intel I5 9400 Powerful storage solution Featuring Intel I5 9400 2.9 GHz six-core processor, 8GB DDR4, 4 Gigabit network interfaces. Designed for flexible storage management, it offers over 500000IOPS and 3000MB per second continuous storage.   High Scalability Configure four DDR4 slots to support up to 16GB of memory […]

TerraMaster release U8-111 10GbE Rackmount 2U 8-bay NAS

TerraMaster release U8-111 10GbE Rackmount 2U 8-bay NAS Processor Processor Model Intel® Celeron® J3455 Processor Architecture X.86 64-bit Processor Frequency Quad Core 1.5GHz (Max burst up to 2.3GHz) Hardware Encryption Engine √ Hardware Transcoding Engine H.265 (HEVC), MPEG-4 Part 2, MPEG-2, VC-1; maximum resolution: 4K (4096 x 2160); maximum frame rate per second (FPS): 30 […]

8 Bay DAS Enclosure (USB 10Gbit or Thunderbolt 40Gbit)

8 Bay DAS Enclosure (USB 10Gbit or Thunderbolt 40Gbit) I’m a fan of your work. I think you’re doing a great job. You just cut through all the marketing speakers and deliver the facts. You seem to be in tune with the NAS industry so I have a question for you. I’m currently looking for […]

TerraMaster release D8 Thunderbolt 3 8-Bay DAS

TerraMaster Introduces Upgraded D8 Thunderbolt 3 8-Bay DAS Multiple RAID Supports The D8 Thunderbolt 3 can operate with RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, and 10, as well as JBOD disk array modes for all your application needs. This underpins the all-important concern for guaranteed data security, and it ensures that your storage capacity is utilised […]

Synology 8 bay NAS DiskStation DS1819+ OR QNAP TS-873

Hello, and thank you so much for your help. I need some solid advice on what NAS to choose, either the Synology 8 bay NAS DiskStation DS1819+ OR QNAP TS-873-4G-US. I plan on filling each bay with 10TB. When I purchase them, I plan on starting with 4x10TB at first in RAID5/SHR then add more […]

Synology 8 bay (or 12-bay) multimedia NAS

Thank you for pointing me in the right direction. The synology looks great especially with the ability to expand. It’s a bit pricey but fits my needs perfectly. The hardware sounds great too. I watched your video on the native synology DS video app and it looks like a viable alternative to Plex. Could I […]

Several RAIDs in 8 bay NAS (QNAP, Sysnology or Asustor)

I would like to know if it is possible to have a single disk plus 2 disks in RAID 0 and the other 5 in a RAID 5 in the same 8 bay NAS (QNAP, Sysnology or Asustor). A multi-RAID option is available in Qnap, Synology and Asustor. The most configurable NAS will surely be […]

8TB dual bay NAS under 800 for backup and streaming

I am looking to get myself a NAS and have found it to be quite the jungle and would be thankful for any advice in the matter. I have eyed the QNAP and Synology NASes a little bit due to all the nice features they appear to have. However, I find it hard to sqeeze […]

Safe 8-bay NAS solution with 10GbE

I also have to say at the start here that I use to use FreeNAS for many years and build my own setups for that over the years. Kind of getting sick and tired of constantly fooling around with that as I don’t have as much free time anymore and would like to find an […]

Synology DS1819+ NAS Review

The Synology DS1819+ NAS is Here! We have seen our fair share of network attached storage at NASCompares and as we rapidly approach the end of 2018, we are finally starting to see some of the new diskstation NAS that we featured at the Synology Solution Exhibition and Synology 2019. A few months ago we […]