The first Ryzen™-based NAS with up to 8 cores and 16 threads and graphics card
support to redefine your virtualization and 4K processing experiences
The TS-1277 powered by AMD’s new 14nm Ryzen™ processor redefines the high-end desktop business NAS for greater video and
virtual machine performance with up to 8 cores/16 threads native processing and Turbo Core up to 3.7 GHz. Cutting-edge hardware
integrated with multitasking software makes the TS-1277 the preeminent choice to tackle resource-demanding applications and tasks.
Two M.2 SATA 6Gb/s SSD slots for caching or caching pools to accelerate system performance.
PCIe expandability allows for 10GbE/40GbE adapters, PCIe NVMe SSD, graphics cards, USB 3.1 10Gbps cards, or wireless network cards.
Supports AMD Radeon™ and NVIDIA® graphics cards for video processing or GPU-passthrough to VMs.
Qtier™ technology and SSD caching enable 24/7 optimized storage efficiency.
Scalable storage supporting virtualization, containerized apps, centralized storage, backup, sharing, and disaster recovery.
RAID 50/60 is recommended for NAS with over 10 disks to strike a balance between capacity, protection, and performance.
Absolute performance with AMD Ryzen™ and up to 64GB RAM
Powered by a high-performance AMD Ryzen™ 7 1700 or AMD Ryzen™ 5 1600 processor with AES-NI encryption acceleration and
up to 64GB DDR4 RAM, the TS-1277 delivers aggressive yet power-smart performance to meet your multitasking demands and is
capable of running up to 16 virtual machines simultaneously*. For resource-demanding business applications such as VDI, R&D,
private cloud, and server virtualization, the TS-1277 with gold-standard performance is your ideal choice.
*LoginVSI test environment
Volume type: RAID 6, 8 x Seagate ST4000VN000-2AH166 (SATA) HDD
Virtual machine configuration:
1. Guest OS: Windows 10 64 bit
2. Cores: 2
3. Memory: 2GB
4. HDD: 250G (virtio, cache mode: writeback)
5. Network: virtIO
Top-class hardware engineering
The feature-packed hardware of the TS-1277 bolsters overall system performance. Coupled with the flexible and expandable
architecture, the TS-1277 fulfills diversified application needs.
Extend NAS functionality with PCIe slots
The TS-1277 features three PCIe slots (1 x PCIe 3.0 x8, 1 x PCIe 3.0 x4, 1 x PCIe 2.0 x4) that allow for installing 10GbE/40GbE
network cards, QM2 M.2 SSD/10GbE PCIe cards, or compatible wireless network cards for greater application potential.
10GbE/ 40GbE adapters
Install 10GbE/40GbE adapters to support lightning-fast throughput for bandwidth-demanding tasks such as virtualization and fast backup/restoration for an ever-growing amount of data.
QM2 M.2 SSD/10GbE cards
Install QNAP's innovative QM2 M.2 SSD/10GbE card to add M.2 SSD caching or 10GbE (10GBASE-T) connectivity to the NAS to enjoy optimal performance.
Wireless network cards
Install a compatible wireless network card to work with WirelessAP Station to transform the NAS into a convenient wireless base station, allowing network resources of the NAS to be shared with multiple devices.
Fuel GPU-accelerated computing with a 550W power supply
Graphics cards are optimized for graphical calculations and transformations, but require significantly more power compared to other
hardware. The TS-1277 offers PCIe slots to support AMD Radeon™ or NVIDIA® graphics cards and a 550 watt power supply that is
capable of powering a graphics card for boosting imaging processing in QTS and performance of virtual machines via GPU
passthrough. When enjoying videos with the TS-1277, you can use the remote control (RM-IR004, optional purchase) that supports
QButton for a more convenient control of your multimedia experience.
SSD caching and auto tiering enable 24/7 optimized storage efficiency
The TS-1277 provides four 2.5-inch SSD slots dedicated for caching to increase IOPS performance, and supports optional
M.2 SATA 6Gb/s SSDs. Using an SSD cache boosts overall system performance, and is perfect for improving the overall workflow of
random IOPS demanding applications such as virtualization. Qtier™ Technology empowers the TS-1277 with auto tiering that further
helps continuously optimize storage efficiency across M.2 SSD, SSD, and high-capacity SATA drives with around-the-clock
acceleration. The new Qtier™ 2.0 features IO-awareness that empowers SSD tiered storage with a cache-like reserved space to
handle burst I/O in real time, greatly maximizing the advantages of SSD.
Performance & reliability. Your wise choice.
The TS-1277 supports advanced business features to provide maximized efficiency, performance, and to ensure round-the-clock services.
For businesses using NAS with over 10 disks, RAID 50/60 not only provides greater data protection than a single RAID 5/6, but also maximizes usable storage space
compared to RAID 10. Besides data storage, and with an obvious random write performance boost when using SSD RAID, RAID 50/60 also offers a great choice for
professional video streaming and database usage.
iSCSI Extensions for RDMA (iSER) protocol working with a compatible 10GbE/40GbE SFP+ NIC helps boost data transfer performance of the TS-1277 as VMware® ESXi
storage, providing an essential tool to optimize demanding virtualization applications.
Designed for IT administrators, QRM+ provides a single-point solution to discover, map, monitor and manage all Windows®, Linux® and IPMI devices in your network,
and facilitates device discovery with a graphical topology diagram.
Block-based iSCSI LUN: Ideal choice for virtualization storage
The TS-1277 supports block-based iSCSI LUN that provides a more reliable and isolated environment than file-based LUN.
Supporting VMware®, Citrix®, Microsoft® Hyper-V® and Windows Server® 2012 R2, the TS-1277 provides a high-performance,
reliable and affordable storage solution for virtualization environments, while also supporting VMware VAAI and Microsoft ODX to
increase performance by offloading server loading for ESXi server and Hyper-V respectively, and supporting QNAP vSphere Client
plug-in and QNAP SMI-S provider with enhanced operational efficiency and management in virtualization applications.
All-in-one server to host virtual machines and containers
Virtualization Station and Container Station jointly introduce a hybrid approach to virtualization. No matter your virtualization needs,
you can count on QNAP for complete virtualization support.
Virtualization Station allows you to run multiple Windows®, Linux®, UNIX®, Android™ and vQTS virtual machines and access them via a web browser or VNC (Virtual Network Computing).
Businesses can run virtualized server applications on a single NAS without the need for additional physical servers.
Container Station integrates LXC and Docker® lightweight virtualization technologies. You can download apps from the built-in Docker Hub Registry®.
It supports container import/export and permission settings. It’s easy deployment, portable, and efficient.
QTS – Intelligent, intuitive and creative NAS operating system
With modularized multiple applications and functions, QTS enhances management efficiency, personal
productivity, multimedia, and much more, making your NAS experience easier, efficient, and more flexible!
The new Qboost provides a NAS optimization tool that helps accelerate applications, free up system resources,
and schedule applications. The built-in App Center with hundreds of install-on-demand apps realizes far more
extensive NAS functionality. QTS breaks the barriers of devices, platforms, and geography to bring you
optimized cloud experiences and incorporates advanced features.
Optimized collaboration with seamless file sharing and sync
The TS-1277 centrally stores data and files, and supports SMB/CIFS, AFP and NFS protocols for file sharing
across Windows®, Mac®, and Linux®/UNIX® networks. Coupled with Qsync (a utility that turns a QNAP NAS
into a safe, high-capacity data center for file synchronization) any file uploaded to the TS-1277 will be made
available for all linked devices, such as computers, laptops or mobile devices. You can sync shared folders and
team folders for group file sharing to enhance the flexibility of team projects and collaboration. Files can be
centrally managed using File Station, including files from mobile devices and optical disc drives. File Station
also allows you to mount a remote NAS, and transfer files between your NAS and public cloud services for greater convenience.
Complete backup planning
The TS-1277 provides a reliable, flexible backup & disaster recovery solution to assist organizations in routine
backup jobs with cost-efficiency and high productivity.
Windows and Mac backup
Use the license-free QNAP NetBak Replicator utility to back up/restore Windows® files, alongside Time Machine® support for Mac® devices. It is easy, fast and convenient.
Hybrid Backup Sync
Consolidates backup, restoration and synchronization functions (using RTRR, rsync, FTP, CIFS/SMB) for easily transferring data to local, remote and cloud storage
spaces as a comprehensive data storage and disaster recovery plan.
Snapshots for Volume & LUN
Snapshot is essential for NAS data protection, and its block-level feature makes it a dependable method for protecting data in the face of the growing threat of
ransomware. The TS-1277 supports up to 256 snapshots per volume or LUN, and maximum 1,024 snapshots per NAS.
With high performance, potentially huge storage capacities, integrated virtualization solutions, and support for snapshots that record the state of the system at any
time, the TS-1277 are perfect for backing up virtual machines.
4K live-streaming on a private cloud
Live-stream broadcasts enable real-time audience interaction and increase engagement, providing great
potential for versatile business and lifestyle applications. The TS-1277 supports DJ2 Live, an exclusive live
broadcasting platform based on a private cloud that supports up to 4K video live-stream broadcasts, providing a
complete solution for integrating live broadcasting, storage, and sharing. You can capture live videos from
computers, mobile devices or webcams to stream to DJ2 Live with high-speed intranet transmission, and store
all the videos on the private, secure, high-capacity TS-1277. It also supports streaming to video services such
as YouTube™ and Facebook® for universal live broadcasting.
Comprehensive surveillance solution for 24/7 monitoring
The TS-1277 provides an intelligent video management system that assists you in managing real-time
monitoring, video & audio recording and playback with a wide range of customizable settings to safeguard
your physical environment. You can use the Vmobile mobile app to manage the monitored channels at
anytime and anywhere, or install the Vcam mobile app to turn your device into a network camera to
instantly record to your NAS. The TS-1277 also supports QVR Pro (Beta) that integrates QNAP’s
professional QVR system into the QTS operating system. You can establish a dedicated, independent
storage space for surveillance data on the NAS and leverage the advantages of scalability and storage manageability from QTS.
Flexible and economical storage expansion
You need an easy solution to increase storage capacity when running out of space. QNAP provides
several ways to expand your NAS storage as needed to accommodate data and business growth.
Use VJBOD (Virtual JBOD) to expand your storage capacity by using the unused storage of other QNAP NAS. Up to 8 QNAP NAS can be mounted as local disks on the TS-1277.
Migrate to a New NAS
Install your NAS hard drives into a larger QNAP NAS and retain all your existing data and configurations.
Upgrade RAID Capacity
Hot swap lower-capacity drives with larger-capacity drives so that your QNAP NAS can grow with your business.
Attach Expansion Enclosures
Connect up to 2 UX-800P, UX-500P or up to 4 REXP-1000 Pro expansion enclosures. Use the QTS Storage & Snapshots Manager to easily handle NAS capacity expansion.
More Productivity Applications
Use the NAS as a central management platform to manage multiple QNAP NAS across multiple sites, monitor system logs, and manage NAS updates and maintenance.
Centrally manage and switch between different email accounts, back up emails to the NAS, and safeguard email security and personal privacy.
Enable remote access through NAS browsers to access local LAN resources without going through complex VPN setting.
A popular web automation service for combining QNAP NAS and mobile devices/apps to customize NAS applets.
QIoT Suite Lite
Combines the security and large capacity potential of QNAP NAS while providing an IoT solution on a private cloud. It only takes three steps to quickly deploy your own IoT application
Simplify file access, NAS management, multimedia entertainment, surveillance, and download tasks on mobile devices with QNAP mobile apps.