Amazon is offering the QNAP 2-Bay NAS (TS-251+) for $262.47 shipped. Matched at B&H. That’s $36 off the going rate found at retailers like Adorama and is within a couple bucks of Amazon’s historic low. Sporting two bays, a 2.0GHz Quad-Core processor, and 2GB of RAM, this NAS is Plex-ready. QNAP touts its ability to transcode Plex content, helping you eliminate the need for a dedicated desktop. Ports includes 2x Ethernet, 2x USB 3.0, and 2x USB 2.0. Rated 4.2/5 stars.
Feed your new NAS with a WD Red 2TB Hard Drive at $75. Its 180/TB annual workload rate makes it a fabulous option for nearly any use case. Doing the math, you’ll be able to transfer 500GB each day before there’s any cause for alarm.
Qnap 2-Bay NAS (TS-251+) features:
- 2 x 3.5″ or 2.5″ SATA III Drive Bays
- 2.0 GHz Intel Celeron Quad-Core
- 2GB of DDR3L RAM
- 2 x Gigabit Ethernet Ports
- 2 x USB 3.0 & 2 x USB 2.0 Ports
- RAID 0,1, and JBOD Support