QNAP TSV0871T Thunderbolt NAS @ CES 2016

The latest NAS from QNAP was on display at CES 2016, and it’s a serious powerhouse targeted at the professional video and image editing market. To facilitate the needs of those who do a lot of multimedia processing, the TVS-871T Thunderbolt comes equipped with an Intel Core i7-4790S, although an i5-4590S is also available; each comes equipped with 16GB of DDR3 RAM.

You’ll find a lot of great features here, such as QTS 4.2, Qsirch, mobile access and more. Connectivity is amazing too, with dual thunderbolt ports, 2 x LAN and 2 x 10GbE ports (10GBased-T), four three USB 3.0 and two USB 2.0. This means we’ve got wide support for high transfer speeds over network, direct to PC and MAC.

Of course, this 8-bay powerhouse won’t come cheap, and prices will be $4399 and $4799 for the i5 and i7 models respectively.