QNAP TS-831X-16G

Product Model: TS-831X-16G

8-Bay NAS, quad-core 1.4GHz, 16GB DDR3 SODIMM RAM (max 16GB), SATA 6Gb/s, 2 x 10GbE SFP+ LAN, 2 x GbE LAN, PCIe slot, 3 x USB 3.0, hardware encryption, Container Station, Surveillance Station, max 2 UX-800P/UX-500P expansion units.

    The powerful 8-bay, quad-core TS-831X includes two 10GbE SFP+ ports to fully support 10GbE high-speed networks at a budget price with maximized ROI. The TS-831X provides versatile all-in-one functionalities and unique features including VJBOD (Virtual JBOD), which introduces an economical way to utilize unused NAS storage space for expanding the storage capacity of other QNAP NAS, and Container Station, which allows you to rapidly develop and deploy Internet of Things (IoT) apps. The TS-831X is a cost-effective storage solution designed for growing businesses looking for backup, restoration, private cloud, storage for virtualization, and to future-proof their IT infrastructure for 10GbE networks.

    • 10GbE readiness, SSD cache, and hardware-accelerated encryption engine
    • VJBOD allows using the TS-831X to expand the storage capacity of other QNAP NAS
    • Enjoy containerized virtualization and IoT app development with Container Station
    • Build a private cloud to centrally organize & manage files and backup tasks
    • Secure access with VPN Server & VPN Client
    • Quickly find files using a real-time, natural search with Qsirch
    • Scalable design with 2 QNAP expansion enclosures UX-800P for total storage capacity of up to 24 drives

    Hardware Specifications:

    Processor: Annapurna Labs Alpine AL-314 Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A15 processor

    System Memory: 16GB DDR3 (2 x 8GB)

    Maximum Memory: 16GB

    Memory Slot: 

    2 x SODIMM DDR3

    Note: For dual-DIMM configurations, you must use a pair of identical DDR3 RAM modules.

    Flash: 512MB

    Drive Type: 8 x 3.5″/2.5″ SATA 6Gb/s HDDs/SSDs

    10GbE LAN: 2 x 10 Gigabit SFP+ LAN ports

    GbE LAN: 2 x Gigabit RJ45 LAN ports

    USB Port: 3 x USB 3.0 ports (Front: 1, Rear:2)

    PCIe Slot: 1 x PCIe Gen2 ( x2)

    LED: Status/Power, USB, HDD 1-8

    Button: Power, USB One-touch-backup, Reset

    Security Slot: Kensington security slot


    185.2 (H) x 298.2 (W) x 235 (D) mm

    7.29 (H) x 11.74 (W) x 9.25 (D) inch


    Net: 7.3 kg / 16.08 lbs

    Gross: 8.25 kg / 18.19 lbs

    Operating Temperature: 0-40˚C

    Relative Humidity: 5~95% RH non-condensing, wet bulb: 27˚C

    Noise Level: 20.6 dB (A)

    Power Consumption: 

    HDD standby: 19.47 W

    In operation: 46.36 W

    (with 8 x 1TB HDDs installed)

    Power: ATX 250W, 110-240V AC, 50-60Hz, 3.5A

    Fan: 2 x 12cm quiet cooling fan (12V DC)