Product Comparison: QNAP TS-128 vs QNAP TS-131


General Specifications
Brand
QNAP
QNAP
Model
ТS-128
TS-131
Origin
China
China
About the Product
The TS-128 is a lightweight, easy to use and feature-rich networked storage center for backup, synchronization, remote access, and home entertainment. It’s energy-efficient and budget-friendly, ideal for home users to start their personal cloud and stay connected to files with full control.
The TS-131 is a powerful yet easy-to-use network storage center for backup, synchronization, remote access, and home entertainment. With the Notes Station, you can easily create digital notes on your private cloud and share with friends and colleagues at no extra cost.
Key Specs
Hard Drive Capacity
2 TB
2 TB
Number Of Slots
1 -bay
1 -bay
Storage Drive Type
3.5”, SATA 3Gb/s, SATA 6Gb/s
2.5”, 3.5”, SATA 3Gb/s, SATA 6Gb/s, SSD
What customers say about "Key Specs"
QNAP TS-128 Desktop Network Attached Storage Unit
  • It works, it's a great unit - loved it. Great number of drive types.
  • This is a great, high quality NAS. It does its job very well. I've had zero issues with it.
  • Very happy with this purchase. It was easy to install drives into and set up on my network.
  • Works like a charm and easy to setup.
  • Very quiet but never goes completely silent. Great NAS.
QNAP TS-131 Desktop Network Attached Storage Unit
  • Very good item, so many options for custom.
  • Great device with multiple features for small office and home users.
  • Performance is excellent, Apps work well, cloud access works great.
  • The product is amazing. Everything I was looking for.
  • Best interface and performance for the money though.
Size & Weight
Color
White
White
Height
7.36 in.
6.65 in.
Width
2.36 in.
2.87 in.
Depth
4.92 in.
8.62 in.
Weight
1.23 lbs.
2.29 lbs.
Features
CPU
ARM Cortex-A7
ARM Cortex-A9
RAM
1 GB
0.512 GB
RAID Support
RAID 0, RAID 1, JBOD
RAID 0, RAID 1, JBOD
Extras
Mobile App, Tool-less design, Energy-saving design, Media stream via DLNA, Cross-platform file sharing
Mobile App, Cross-platform file sharing, Supports DLNA and AirPlay, Energy-saving design, Floating Point Unit, Hardware Encryption Engine, Hot-swappable
Included Software
myQNAPcloud, Qsync, Cloud Backup Station, Download Station, Hybrid Backup Sync
myQNAPcloud, Qsync, Download Station, Cloud Backup Station, iSCSI
What customers say about "Features"
QNAP TS-128 Desktop Network Attached Storage Unit
  • I really like the software side of this NAS.
  • Easy to install and you have multiple options to secure it. Highly recommended.
  • I've had this a couple months. Was easy to setup.
  • Perfectly suited for lower tiered backups with the solid features of QNAP.
  • The configuration is clunky, and suggests less reliable options than you should choose if you care about your data.
QNAP TS-131 Desktop Network Attached Storage Unit
  • A lot of good features and built-in apps.
  • The management interface is browser based, which makes it nicely compatible across multiple platforms.
  • This has been amazing. I love the GUI, it's doing everything I want it.
  • This is an outstanding NAS drive for the home user. The software it comes with has done an excellent job of organizing my videos and pictures for easy access.
  • There are issues with https when backing up to Backblaze or Dropbox. Cloud backups often fail midway through.
Interfaces
LAN Speed
1000 Mbps
1000 Mbps
Number of LAN
1
1
Number of USB
2
3
eSATA
No
Yes
HDMI
No
No
What customers say about "Interfaces"
QNAP TS-128 Desktop Network Attached Storage Unit
  • It’s fast and quiet with a simple interface. Great connectivity.
  • Very fast and reliable. I really like it. Great LAN port.
  • Lots of nice features and good documentation. Also has great ports.
  • Excellent location of USB ports. NAS demonstrates great job.
  • I was most upset by the lack of HDMI ports.
QNAP TS-131 Desktop Network Attached Storage Unit
  • Love the external USB ports and GbE LAN.
  • Easy product to setup. It works awesome. Great number of USB ports.
  • Awesome product! Software is nice, server is fast and super quiet. Also great connectivity options.
  • Support is slow and not terribly helpful. Connectivity is spotty.
  • There are random disconnections. The "myqnapcloud" web connectivity service has suddenly stopped working.
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
2 year(s)
2 year(s)
Certifications
CE, FCC
CE, FCC
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