Qnap TS-470 4-Bay

  • Qnap TS-470 4-Bay
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  • High network transfer speeds.
  • RAM can be easily upgraded.
  • Can scale to 36 HDDs with 144 TB raw capacity.


  • High price.
  • No front USB 3.0 port.

Expert reviews and ratings

By nikktech.com on

When QNAP released their latest batch of NAS Servers we were very curious to see how the Celeron and i3 CPUs would affect their performance and since the TS-470 was the first to arrive all the weight of our curiosity fell on it (that's also why we used...

By Computing on Demand on 95

If you are hunting around for your next (or first) NAS, you have plenty to pick from. With countless options, NAS makers are hard at work trying to ramp up their products and are jockeying for the number 1 spot on your short list. It seems like only...

By PC Pro on 67

It's expensive, but this fast 4-bay NAS appliance is brimming with features and expansion...

By IT Pro Portal on 80

The TS-470 is the best NAS we've seen from QNAP. The hardware definitely delivers worthy small-business class performance – yet there are still software issues that remain from previous Turbo NAS devices we've tested, including a clumsy firmware update...

By PCMag on 80

The TS-470 is QNAP's most ambitious NAS to date. It boasts a solid balance of advanced business and consumer-friendly features. Four Gigabit Ethernet ports and a powerful processor make for robust performance. The latest QTS software however, needs maturing.

By StorageReview on 90

The QNAP TS-470 is an expandable 4-bay NAS for home and small office use, and its emphasis on scalability (both in terms of storage and performance) and rich admin features make it an astonishingly fast solution for offices with ever-increasing storage and performance needs.

By uk.hardware.info on

A new generation of NAS devices calls for new benchmarks, and this review of the QNAP TS-470 is the first step. We replaced the traditional Western Digital Blue 500 GB disks by Seagate NAS 4 TB disks and will soon add our iSCSI benchmarks to paint a...

By micromart.co.uk on 80

Over the last few years I've seen some pretty cool NAS boxes, some with exceptional flexibility in terms of what services and features they offer. I was actually slightly flummoxed by the QNAP TS-470, though, a device that takes the embedded NAS box...

By Benchmark Reviews on 94

Although the rating and final score mentioned in this conclusion are made to be as objective as possible, please be advised that every author perceives these factors differently at various points in time. As Albert Einstein said, “Not everything that can...

By techPowerUp! on 92

We would like to thank QNAP for supplying the review sample. QNAP is a well-established NAS manufacturer, and their products cover all needs from home use up to enterprise environments. Their recently released TS-x70 line consists of high performance...

By APH Networks on 80

As this final thoughts page for my QNAP NAS reviews gets longer and longer every review (Admittedly, I do borrow paragraphs from my past articles, and it kind of accumulates since I almost always add to it), it is nice to approach the conclusion with a...

By TweakTown on 92

As noted throughout our review, the QNAP TS-470 is certainly one of the most powerful NAS appliances we have tested. It certainly brings another option to the market for SMB users that want a storage solution that offers tremendous options and blazing...

International Review By thg.ru on

Большинство небольших сетевых накопителей для дома и офиса довольно схожи при сравнении набора функций и производительности и поставляются по относительно невысоким ценам. Итак, какие же преимущества можно извлечь из системы более высокого уровня? Мы...

International Review By pcmagazine.ru on 90

Вместе с «интеллектуальным» менеджером управления дисковым пространством, возможностью использовать полупроводниковые накопители для кэширования данных и высокоэффективной функциональностью восстановления данных после аппаратных сбоев среды хранения это...

International Review By Tweak.dk on 95

Så nåede vi hele vejen rundt om QNAP TS-470, og det er nu blevet tid til at vi endnu engang skal have samlet tankerne omkring vores anmeldte enhed, så I forhåbentligt kan få et brugbart samlet overblik. Men lad os nu endelig komme i gang, for der er...

International Review By techstation.it on 90

L'habitat naturale del QNAP TS-470 è sicuramente quello delle piccole e medie imprese con un numero massimo di 25 postazioni, non mancano però features che faranno sicuramente gola anche agli utenti domestici quali ad esempio uscita HDMI e porta audio...

International Review By Hardware-Test on 77

Så har vi fået en dejlig 4-bay NAS til test fra QNAP. Det er en NAS med mange finesser og muligheder og er målrettet til mindre eller mellemstore virksomheder. Hastighederne kan blive imponerende hvis man udnytter mulighederne og udskifter det...

International Review By 59Hardware on

Avec le TS-470, Qnap arrive à prendre la tête sur le plan des performances dans la catégorie des NAS quatre baies haut de gamme. De plus la qualité exemplaire de son châssis conforte son avantage par rapport à la concurrence. Nous avons pu découvrir au...

International Review By Hardware.Info on

Een nieuwe generatie NAS-apparaten en dus tijd voor nieuwe benchmarks. Met deze review van de QNAP TS-470 zetten we daar een eerste stap in. De Western Digital Blue 500 GB disks zijn vervangen door Seagate NAS 4 TB-schijven en binnenkort voegen we daar...