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QNAP TS-435XeU 4-Bay NAS Now Available

by Lyle Smith
QNAP TS-435XeU back panel

QNAP has launched the TS-435XeU 4-bay NAS powered by a Marvell OCTEON TX2 CN9131 quad-core 2.2 GHz processor. Featuring a 1U short-depth chassis, the TS-435XeU is an entry-level rackmount NAS that finds a nice balance between cost and performance. It comes equipped with dual 10GbE and dual 2.5GbE ports, two M.2 PCIe Gen 3 NVMe SSD slots, storage scalability, and both business and media features. QNAP indicates that the TS-435XeU is ideal for media and comms equipment cabinets.

QNAP has launched the TS-435XeU 4-bay NAS powered by a Marvell OCTEON TX2 CN9131 quad-core 2.2 GHz processor. Featuring a 1U short-depth chassis, the TS-435XeU is an entry-level rackmount NAS that finds a nice balance between cost and performance. It comes equipped with dual 10GbE and dual 2.5GbE ports, two M.2 PCIe Gen 3 NVMe SSD slots, storage scalability, and both business and media features. QNAP indicates that the TS-435XeU is ideal for media and comms equipment cabinets.

QNAP TS-435XeU Under the hood, QNAP’s new compact rackmount features four 3.5-inch SATA drive bays and up to 32GB DDR4 memory (4GB DDR4 comes standard). In addition, the dual 10GbE and dual 2.5GbE ports mean workflows that deal with large file transfers, high-speed backup/restoration, and multimedia transmission will be fast and efficient. It also supports port trunking and load balancing for improved performance and reliability.

QNAP TS-435XeU back panel

Two M.2 NVMe SSD slots can be used for caching to boost application performance and reduce latency, or Qtier auto-tiering to maximize storage utilization and efficiency. The TS-435XeU’s storage capacity is scalable by connecting the NAS to QNAP storage expansion units.

Other features of the new TS-435XeU include:

  • Qsync support, which helps to streamline cross-team file sync.
  • Block-based snapshots, ensure data protection, provide instant restoration, and can help protect against the impact of ransomware attacks.
  • HBS (Hybrid Backup Sync), which facilitates local/remote/cloud backup tasks enclosures.

In addition, the TS-435XeU users will have access to QNAP’s built-in App Center, which allows users to do things like host containers, deploy a cloud storage gateway, and implement a professional video surveillance system.

QNAP TS-435XeU Key Specifications

  • 1U short-depth rackmount (292 mm/11.5 inches deep)
  • Marvell OCTEON TX2 CN9130 series CN9131 ARMv8 64-bit Cortex-A72 quad-core 2.2 GHz processor
  • 4 GB DDR4 memory, expandable to 32 GB (1 x 32 GB)
  • 4x hot-swappable 3.5-inch SATA 6Gbps drive bays
  • 2x M.2 PCIe Gen 3 x1 NVMe SSD slots
  • 2x 10GbE SFP+ ports, 2x 2.5GbE (2.5G/1G/100M) RJ45 LAN ports
  • 2x USB 3.2 Gen 1 ports, 2x USB 2.0 ports

QNAP TS-435XeU Detailed Specifications

CPU Marvell OCTEON TX2™ CN9130 / CN9131 ARMv8 Cortex-A72 4-core 2.2GHz processor
CPU Architecture 64-bit ARM
Floating Point Unit Yes
Encryption Engine Yes
System Memory 4 GB SODIMM DDR4 (1 x 4GB)
Maximum Memory 32 GB (1 x 32 GB)
Memory Slot 1 x SO-DIMM DDR4
Flash Memory 4GB (Dual boot OS protection)
Drive Bay 4 x 3.5-inch SATA 6Gb/s, 3Gb/s
Drive Compatibility 3.5-inch bays:
3.5-inch SATA hard disk drives
2.5-inch SATA hard disk drives
2.5-inch SATA solid state drives
Hot-swappable Yes
M.2 Slot 2 x M.2 2280 PCIe Gen 3 x1 slots
SSD Cache Acceleration Support Yes
2.5 Gigabit Ethernet Port (2.5G/1G/100M) 2
10 Gigabit Ethernet Port 2 x 10GbE SFP+
Wake on LAN (WOL) Yes
Jumbo Frame Yes
USB 2.0 port 2
USB 3.2 Gen 1 port 2
Form Factor 1U Rackmount
LED Indicators HDD 1-4, Status, LAN, USB, M.2 SSD 1-2
Buttons Power, Reset
Dimensions (HxWxD) 1.7 × 16.93 × 11.5 inch
Weight (Net) 9.19 lbs
Operating temperature 0 – 40 °C (32°F – 104°F)
Storage Temperature -20 – 70°C (-4°F – 158°F)
Relative Humidity 5-95% RH non-condensing, wet bulb: 27˚C (80.6˚F)
Power Supply Unit 100W PSU, 100-240V
Power Consumption: HDD Sleep Mode 17.367 W
Power Consumption: Operating Mode, Typical 30.878 W
Fan 3 x 40mm, 12VDC
System Warning Buzzer
Kensington Security Slot Yes
Max. Number of Concurrent Connections (CIFS) – with Max. Memory 1500

QNAP TS-435XeU Availability and Pricing

The QNAP TS-435XeU is available now for roughly $669.

QNAP TS-435XeU Product Page

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