The innovative QTS & Android™ dual-system TAS-168 is an
unprecedented network storage center for file storage, backup, remote
access and — most excitingly — the greatest multimedia & app
experience that you will ever have with a NAS! Powered by an ARM® v7
dual-core processor with 2GB RAM, the compact TAS-168 delivers good
multitasking performance as a home NAS, and serves as a perfect media
center for entertainment with its large storage capacity and HDMI output
for 4K (H.265 & H.264) media playback. Simply use the TAS-168 with a
keyboard and mouse for the best experience. The QTS-Android Combo NAS
is so handy to use, and the unlimited app applications makes it a
must-have for modern digital lifestyles.
Download millions of Android™ apps and never worry about running out of space
Easily play rich media collections on a 4K TV with HDMI
Supports Google Play™ store and Qmarket
Google® certified , and syncs with your Google® account
Organize & manage files and backup tasks in one centralized location
Synchronize files between computers, laptops, and mobile devices
Stream your multimedia library via DLNA to other devices and your TV
One NAS, two systems, infinite applications and fun
The TAS-168 is the first NAS featuring dual systems - QTS and Android™.
While QTS delivers efficient data transmission, rich multimedia
functionalities and solid data security, Android™ administers the 4K
(H.265 & H.264) video playback over HDMI, runs Android™ apps, and
can install apps from Google Play™. Both systems share the same storage
database, so all your media files and documents can be accessed from QTS
and Android™ simultaneously. You can use QNAP’s Qfile app to upload
photos and enjoy them on HDMI display through Android™. Similarly, files
downloaded from Android™ can be managed and shared through the QTS OS.
With simple and efficient file storage combined with rich media playback
applications, experience the power of the QTS-Android Combo NAS with
Terabytes of storage capacity
The TAS-168 supports terabytes of storage capacity to accommodate large
photo, music and video collections. Unlike other Android™ devices with
constrictive storage capacities, you can download as many apps as you
want to without worrying about running out of space.
Plug in a keyboard, mouse and monitor, and everything is ready for you
By simply plugging in a keyboard, mouse and HDMI display, you can
directly manage, edit and play files stored on the TAS-168 without
needing an additional PC. On the HDMI display you will find your
familiar Android™ interface, and you can start using various QNAP apps
including Qfile, Qmanager, Qphoto, Qvideo, Qmusic, MyNAS, and Kodi™. The
Android™ experience is your TAS experience, so download all your
Android™ apps to the TAS-168, and enjoy videos, apps and file management
on a monitor or TV for the best visual comfort.
Control your multimedia experience with the free remote control
You can directly control the Android™ interface with the free QNAP remote control (RM-IR003)
to play media, easily fast-forward, pause or return to a playing video
from another screen. With the remote control and 4K (H.265 & H.264)
support*, the TAS-168 can provide the ultimate home theater experience
and great fun. You will feel how easy it is to play your favorite
movies, TV series and programs stored on the TAS-168 or streamed from
apps without paying extra for set-top boxes and with no complicated
settings at all.
Google Play & Qmarket for unlimited apps
The TAS-168’s Android™ system provides the Google Play™ store and
Qmarket. You can find various music, movies, books, and Android™ apps
and games on Google Play™, and also download QNAP apps and access other
app marketplaces from Qmarket. The combination of two app-centric
systems allows you to enjoy infinite applications and fun.
Sync with your Google account
The TAS-168 has been completely certified by Google® and can synchronize
with your Google® accounts. All the Google® files and settings based on
your Gmail™ account can be synchronized and backed up to the TAS-168.
You do not have to do any settings again. Backup and sync for contact
lists and files are very convenient.
Dual-core ARM® v7 1.1GHz CPU
Powered by an ARM® v7 1.1GHz dual-core processor* with 2GB DDR3 RAM,
the TAS-168 is designed as a personal cloud for home users, perfect for
using as a media center for entertainment and education. The TAS-168
performs superbly as a home multimedia hub that efficiently downloads
and backs up files while you are enjoying photos, music and videos with
*The TAS-168 is designed for lightweight home and entertainment
applications, and may not work smoothly for CPU/GPU-heavy applications,
such as Android video calls, 3D graphics or large games and apps.
QTS facilitates central management and file sharing
The QTS operating system provides a web-based user interface to help you
easily manage files on the TAS-168. You can install various apps based
on your needs to fulfill tasks like storage, backup, management and
multimedia applications. File Station allows you to upload, download and
manage files anywhere with a web browser. All of your photos, music and
videos can be indexed by the built-in Media Library, and easily managed
and shared with the Photo Station, Music Station and Video Station. The
energy-saving Download Station is your 24/7 download center, allowing
you to quickly download files to enrich your collection. QTS also
enables you to open multiple application windows to run multiple tasks
concurrently, bringing greater operating efficiency.
In addition to working independently, the TAS-168 can also be used with another QNAP NAS to handle more applications.
QTS RTRR/rsync functions can help back up files on the TAS-168 to another NAS, securing data with double protection.
With the Android™ interface displayed via HDMI, you can use apps
like Qphoto, Qmusic and Qvideo to browse multimedia files on another
QNAP NAS, or install the Vmobile app to monitor IP cameras from the
Surveillance Station of another NAS.
With another NAS (with QTS 4.2 or later), you can use File Station
to directly mount shared folders from a remote TAS-168 by FTP, WebDAV,
Various VPN apps available in Google Play™ can help stream media
contents from blocked sites, or create a secure OpenVPN tunnel between
the TAS-168 and another NAS to process remote backup tasks.
File synchronization across devices and clouds
Qsync utility turns your TAS-168 into a safe, large-capacity data center
for file synchronization. Any file uploaded to the TAS-168 will be made
available for all linked devices, such as computers, laptops or mobile
devices. Qsync is especially useful for frequent travelers to manage
files and always have the most up-to-date files on different devices.
You can also install the Cloud Drive Sync app from QTS App Center to
easily sync files with Google Drive™ and Dropbox® cloud storage.
Cross-platform file sharing, centralized data storage
The TAS-168 supports SMB/CIFS, NFS, and AFP protocols for file sharing
across Windows®, Mac®, Linux®/UNIX® networks. Data, logs and ISO images
of CDs and DVDs can be centrally stored on the TAS-168 and protected by
an integrated antivirus solution.
Well-rounded backup & disaster recovery solutions
QNAP NetBak Replicator supports real-time and scheduled data backup on
Windows®, and Time Machine® is also supported for Mac® data backup. The
TAS-168's front-panel USB port features a one-touch-copy function for
you to instantly back up data from external drives to the TAS-168 with
just one click, or alternatively to back up data from the TAS-168 to
external drives. Disaster recovery solutions including RTRR, rsync and
cloud storage backup (Amazon® S3, Amazon® Glacier, Microsoft® Azure,
ElephantDrive®, Dropbox® and Google Cloud Storage™) are also included.
Android Station eases remote security management
You can log in to QTS OS via web browser, and use Android Station app to
remotely control the status of the TAS-168’s Android™ system. Even you
are away from home or office, you can easily manage the TAS-168 to
protect your data. The TAS-168 also provides numerous security options,
such as encrypted access, IP blocking, and more. You can control the
access rights of each user to different folders, preventing unauthorized
access to important files.
In contrast to the limited storage space and potential security issues
with public cloud services, the TAS-168 is advantageous for establishing
a secure and large-capacity Private Cloud. The myQNAPcloud service
allows remote access to files stored on the TAS-168 and supports
automatic port forwarding for UPnP routers, My DDNS service and
CloudLink, allowing you to easily access files, share multimedia, and
check your system status from anywhere.
Access and enjoy with your tablets and smartphones
The TAS-168 is your Private Cloud storage that virtually enlarges the
capacity of your mobile devices. Qfile allows you to access, upload,
download, manage, and share stored files easily as if you are carrying
all of your files in your pocket. If Qfile is installed on an iOS®
device, users can also browse videos & photos stored on the TAS-168
and play via Apple TV®. Qmanager lets you monitor & manage the
TAS-168 remotely and efficiently without turning on your PC, and you can
enjoy and share music, photos and videos on the TAS-168 anywhere and
anytime with the Qmusic, Qphoto and Qvideo apps.
Media stream via DLNA
You can use DLNA-compatible devices such as Smart TVs, Sony® PS4™,
Microsoft® Xbox 360® and media players to enjoy HD quality videos stored
on the TAS-168. Enjoy your home entertainment in an easy way.
Light, handy, and tool-less design
The TAS-168 features a mini-tower design that takes less desktop space,
making it suitable for homes and small/home offices. Compared with a
traditional NAS cooling fan, the TAS-168 houses a compact and quiet
exhaust that helps dissipate heat with less noise and dust. With the
tool-less design*, you can easily remove the TAS-168’s side cover to add
or replace hard drives. The TAS-168 is a light, handy, functional,
easy-to-use, and wonderful NAS that fits snugly into your digital
Thông số kỹ thuật Thiết bị lưu trữ QNAP TAS-168
Thông tin kỹ thuật phần cứng
CPU Thiết bị QNAP
ARM® 1.1 GHz dual-core processor
Hard Disk Drive
1 x 3.5" SATA 3Gb/s
For the HDD compatibility, please visit https://www.qnap.com/compatibility