Product Comparison: QNAP TVS-882T vs QNAP TVS-1282T3

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General Specifications
About the Product
The TVS-882T features advanced hardware by adopting 7th Generation Intel 14nm multi-core processors and was designed around the concept of tiered storage, application-based partitioning and network traffic distribution.
The TVS-1282T3 features four Thunderbolt™ 3 ports to enable seamless collaboration between up to four Mac and Windows devices. Coupled with its higher bandwidth to smooth 4K video transfer and online editing.
Key Specs
Hard Drive Capacity
60 TB
80 TB
Number Of Slots
8 -bay
12 -bay
Storage Drive Type
2.5”, 3.5”, SATA 3Gb/s, SATA 6Gb/s, M.2 SSD
2.5”, 3.5”, SATA 3Gb/s, SATA 6Gb/s, M.2 SSD
What customers say about "Key Specs"
QNAP TVS-882T 8-Bay Thunderbolt 2 NAS
  • I liked that I could dedicate a solid state drive to virtualization. Great storage.
  • I put in two 3TB drives and a SSD. Nice capacity of this one.
  • Great service and a great product. Plenty of slots for office.
  • It is great for home and small businesses as a file server. This device has a great size of storage.
  • A lot of ports and great capacity. Everyone I have recommended it to has been pleased.
QNAP TVS-1282T3 12-Bay Thunderbolt 3 NAS
  • Very easy to setup network drives. Great slots of this one.
  • Very nice NAS. Good quality and capacity.
  • Drive worked well and I could sync a folder on my Laptop easily.
  • The drive is easy to install, and easy for initial setup. Big size of storage, I really like it.
  • The product works perfectly. Great capacity and lots of slots.
Size & Weight
9.12 in.
9.23 in.
11.52 in.
14.56 in.
12.59 in.
12.59 in.
19.95 lbs.
Intel Core i5-7500
Intel Core i7-7700
16 GB
32 GB
RAID Support
RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, RAID 6, RAID 10, JBOD, Single
RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, RAID 6, RAID 10, JBOD, Single
Qtier technology and SSD cache, Combinations with Mac/PC and JBOD, Virtual JBOD (VJBOD), QvPC Technology, Extraordinary performance, Dual network, DAS file-based mode
24/7 acceleration, Network Technologies, Storage technologies, Network-attached storage, Thunderbolt Revolution, Flexible storage expansion, Advanced hardware for greater efficiency, Application-based Partitioning, Ethernet NAS mode, High accessibility, Fast data filing, Comprehensive security options
Included Software
QTS 4.2, myQNAPcloud, Qsync, Qmanager, HD (HybridDesk) Station 3, Qremote, File Station, Virtualization Station, Virtual Machine Manager, Transcode Management, Container Station, Cloud Backup Station, Cloud Drive Sync, Qsirch, iSCSI, Surveillance Station, Photo Station Uploader, Music Station, Video Station, Q’center, AirPlay, Chromecast, OceanKTV, Qfinder Pro, Download Station, App Center, Notes Station 3
Final Cut Pro X, Adobe Premiere Pro, iSCSI, QTS 4.3, myQNAPcloud, Qsync, Notes Station 3, HD (HybridDesk) Station 3, File Station, Qfiling, Virtualization Station, Container Station, Transcode Management, Hybrid Backup Sync, Qsirch, Cloud Station, Cloud Drive Sync, Cloud Backup Station, Surveillance Station, QVPN Service, Photo Station Uploader, Music Station, Q’center, OceanKTV, Video Station, Qfinder Pro, App Center, Chromecast, Download Station, Qcontactz
What customers say about "Features"
QNAP TVS-882T 8-Bay Thunderbolt 2 NAS
  • Features such as backups, snapshot backups, etc, continue to improve.
  • The RAID 6 with hot spares is fantastic. It can email you when there is a problem, etc.
  • This is the most full featured NAS I have used.
  • This thing is super easy to setup and manage. Turning features on and off through the web portal interface is a breeze.
  • It's a full-featured, stand-alone machine. And it's the best file server ever.
QNAP TVS-1282T3 12-Bay Thunderbolt 3 NAS
  • Apps are still available for my Windows phone.
  • The NAS set up the drives in RAID1 automatically. Great RAID support.
  • The cloud storage for my files with synch, which works with the extra bit of software (Drive) you download from them. Great feature.
  • Loads of apps and features that I still need to explore including security camera monitoring and VPN.
  • Comes with an amazing array of really polished software for managing and publishing your data.
LAN Speed
10000 Mbps
10000 Mbps
Number of LAN
Number of USB
What customers say about "Interfaces"
QNAP TVS-882T 8-Bay Thunderbolt 2 NAS
  • USB backup port. Fully configurable settings.
  • It has built in video capabilities and HDMI plus USB 3.0 in the unit.
  • It will handle hitherto unheard of quantities of data at similarly amazing speeds.
  • At RAID 5 configuration, my upload/download speed is around 350MB/s. Fast!
  • Still I highly recommend this unit. Good connectivity via LAN, USB, HDMI ports.
QNAP TVS-1282T3 12-Bay Thunderbolt 3 NAS
  • Well, it connected to my LAN okay. Would recommend.
  • A great secure storage solution with easy connectivity.
  • Add a USB TV tuner and you have a PVR personal video recorder.
  • The extras that come with this are great. Has good USB ports.
  • Awesome ports. Easy to connect via USB , HDMI and LAN.
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
2 year(s)
2 year(s)
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