Qnap TS-220 Kuwait

Qnap TS-220 Kuwait

The Qnap TS-220 Kuwait is a high-performance cross-platform storage solution with many user-friendly storage and backup options that allow you to centralize and protect all your important files on one single device



Qnap TS-220 Kuwait

The TS-220 Kuwait 2-Bay Home and SOHO NAS Server from QNAP is designed for personal cloud and social sharing. The NAS server features QTS 4.0 operating system, which makes your digital life easier, simpler and more convenient. The QTS 4.0 desktop includes quick main menu, graphic dashboard, drag-and-drop icons, multiple desktops, personalized wallpapers and a smart toolbar, making system operations much easier.

The NAS server also features multi-window, multitasking GUI, data storage, backup, sharing and disaster recovery and many more. Furthermore, it consists of rich multimedia applications for entertainment and Dropbox-like file synchronization.


  • Simple yet Powerful Storage
    • The Qnap TS-220 Kuwait is an easy-to-use network storage center for data storage, backup, synchronization, remote access and home entertainment. With your personal cloud, you will always be connected to your files and your files are always under your control
      • You can organize your data/content and backups in one centralized location
      • Synchronize files across computers, tablets and mobile devices and share files across different groups and communities
      • Collect, enjoy and share your large photo, music and video collection
      • Enjoy HD movies or family videos on TV when streamed through various network players
      • Access, manage and enjoy all your files with your tablets and smartphones
      • Extend your diverse applications on the TS-220 by installing more than 80 apps on demand in the App Center
  • Easier Operations on QTS 4.0 Desktop
    • The QTS 4.0 operating system makes your digital life easier, simpler and more convenient. The QTS 4.0 desktop includes quick main menu, graphic dashboard, drag-and-drop icons, multiple desktops, personalized wallpapers and the smart toolbar, making system operations much easier. In addition, multitasking support allows multiple windows to be open to access multiple applications concurrently
  • Centralize and Protect Your Data
    • The Qnap TS-220 Kuwait is a high-performance cross-platform storage solution with many user-friendly storage and backup options that allow you to centralize and protect all your important files on one single device
  • Apple Time Machine Backup
    • Time Machine is fully supported to help Mac OS X users create a more efficient and convenient backup solution. The Qnap TS-220 Kuwait works with Time Machine wirelessly over the same network, so you no longer need an external drive
  • More Backup Options
    • The Netbak Replicator is a license-free backup software which allows you to back up your files in multiple Window client PCs in schedule or real-time. You can also gain a disaster recovery solution with our RTRR (Real Time Remote Replication) feature by replicating data in multiple shared folders from one NAS to another over the network to ensure the safety of your important data. Besides, data can also be backed up to another FTP server, external disk or online cloud storage services
  • User Access Controls
    • All your digital files stored can be managed to share with your family and friends. You can easily and flexibly set up user accounts, user groups, shared folder access right and user quota
  • Unauthorized IP-Based Blocking
    • A comprehensive list granting proper access from different users based on IP address can be established to authorize or deny access to the Qnap TS-220 Kuwait.
  • Built-In Anti-Virus
    • The Qnap TS-220 Kuwait has a built-in anti-virus feature to detect and protect against viruses, malware, worms, and Trojan horses
  • Encrypted Login, Access and Network Transfer
    • Supports SSH remote login, SSL security (HTTPS), Secure FTP and encrypted remote replication
  • Detailed Logs
    • Detailed logs of file-level access to the Qnap TS-220 Kuwait via different file transfer protocols and services accessed by online users can all be recorded
  • Freely Access Your Cloud Anywhere
    • Through any web browser or the free app for tablets and smartphones, the Qnap TS-220 Kuwait becomes your personal cloud so you are always connected to your data. Take advantage of the myQNAPcloud service, which allows you to remotely access your TS-220 wherever you are. Instantly stream or share your multimedia contents and share them with your friends
  • Access from Anywhere
    • Qsync is a new feature that allows you to sync all your devices on the go. It can be synced anywhere on the web, at your home, in the office and on the go
  • Community Share
    • Qsync makes your Qnap TS-220 Kuwait a team-sharing device, allowing you to share and edit files among your teammates with automatic updates on the files your team is working on. Qsync provides the function of file synchronization like Dropbox service and offers a cost-effective way to share files across groups and communities
  • Photo Albums on the Cloud
    • The TS-220 acts as a photo vault for you to back up your favorite photos. The Photo Station makes photo sharing simple and you can designate your own access right controls. Simply upload your photos to the TS-220 to create and organize your photo albums through a web browser to share with your family and friends. Your mobile devices are useful too; with the Qfile mobile app in your iOS or Android device, you can instantly upload photos to the TS-220.

QNAP TS-220 Specs

CPU Marvell 1.6 GHz
Flash Memory 16 MB
Hard Disk Drive 2 x 3.5″ or 2.5″ SATA II HDD/SSD*
Hard Disk Tray 2 x hot-swappable
LAN Port 1 x Gigabit RJ-45 Ethernet port
LED Indicators STATUS, LAN, USB, HDD 1, HDD 2
USB 1 x USB 2.0 port (front)
2 x USB 3.0 port (back)
Supports USB printer, disk, pen drive, USB hub and USB UPS, etc
eSATA 2 x eSATA port (back)
Buttons Power button, USB one-touch-backup button, reset button
Alarm Buzzer System warning
Form Factor Tower
Secure Design K-lock security slot for theft prevention
Fan 1 x 2.7″ (7 cm) quiet cooling fan, 12 V DC
Operating System QTS 4.0
Supported Operating Systems Windows 8 (32/64-bit), Vista, Windows 7 (32/64-bit), Windows XP, Windows Server 2003/2008 R2/2012
Apple Mac OS X
Linux & UNIX
Supported Web Browsers Microsoft Internet Explorer 8, 9, 10
Mozilla Firefox 8+
Apple Safari 4+
Google Chrome
File System Internal Hard Drive: EXT3, EXT4
External Hard Drive: EXT3, EXT4, NTFS, FAT32, HFS+
Networking TCP/IP (IPv4 & IPv6: dual stack)
Proxy client, proxy server
DHCP client, DHCP server
Protocols: CIFS/SMB, AFP (v3.3), NFS(v3), FTP, FTPS, SFTP, TFTP, HTTP(S), Telnet, SSH, iSCSI, SNMP, SMTP and SMSC
TFTP Server with PXE booting
UPnP & Bonjour Discovery
USB Wi-Fi adapter support
Backup Solution Real-Time Remote Replication (RTRR):
-Works as both RTRR server & client with bandwidth control
-Real-time & scheduled backup
-Encryption, compression, file filter and transfer rate limitation
Block-Level Remote Replication:
-Works as both Rsync Server & client with bandwidth control
-Encrypted replication between QNAP NAS Servers
Desktop backup by QNAP NetBak Replicator for Windows
Apple Time Machine support with backup management
Data backup to multiple external storage devices
Data backup to Cloud storage (Amazon S3, ElephantDrive, Symform and Google Drive)
Security IP filter & policy-based automatic IP blocking
Network Access Protection with Auto-Blocking: SSH, Telnet, HTTP(S), FTP, CIFS/SMB, AFP
Encrypted Access: HTTPS, FTP with SSL/TLS (explicit), SSH/SFTP (admin only), encrypted remote replication between QNAP NAS servers (Rsync over SSH)
CIFS host access control for shared folders
Antivirus protection
Importable SSL certificate
Instant alert via E-mail, SMS, instant messaging (Windows Live) and beep
Disk Management Single disk, JBOD, RAID 0, 1
Online RAID capacity expansion & online RAID Level migration
Bad block scan & hard drive S.M.A.R.T.
RAID recovery
Bitmap support
iSCSI (IP SAN) iSCSI target with multiple LUNS per target (Up to 256 targets/LUNs combined)
LUN mapping & masking
Online LUN capacity expansion
Supports SPC-3 persistent reservation
Supports MPIO & MC/S
iSCSI LUN backup, one-time snapshot and restore
iSCSI connection and management by QNAP Finder (Windows)
Stack Chaining Master: Up to 8 virtual disk drives (via iSCSI initiator)
Server Virtualization and Clustering Supports VMware vSphere (ESX/ESXi 4.x, ESXi 5.x)
Supports Citrix XenServer 5.x, 6.x
Supports Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V
Supports Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows Server 2012 failover cluster
Power Management Wake-on-LAN
Internal hard drive Standby mode
Scheduled power on/off (max 15 settings)
Automatic power on after power recovery
USB and network UPS support with SNMP management
Access Rights Management Maximum No. of Users: 2048
Maximum No. of User Groups: 256
Maximum No. of Network Shares: 256
Batch users creation
Import/Export users
User quota management
Local user access control for CIFS, AFP, FTP and WebDAV
Application access control for Photo Station, Music Station and Video Station
Subfolder permissions support for CIFS/SMB, AFP, FTP and File Station
Domain Authentication Integration Microsoft Active Directory (AD)
LDAP Server
LDAP client
Domain users login via CIFS/SMB, AFP, FTP and Web File Manager
myQNAPcloud Service Private cloud storage and sharing
Free host name registration (DDNS)
Auto router configuration (via UPnP)
CloudLink for easy VPN connection (Windows VPN utility)
Storage Plug and Play Windows Software: QNAP Finder
Create and map shared folders
Create and connect to iSCSI Target/LUN
Web Administration Smart fan control
Dynamic DNS (DDNS)
SNMP (v2 & v3)
Resource monitor
Network Recycle Bin for file deletion via CIFS/SMB and AFP
Automatic cleanup
File type filter
Comprehensive logs (events & connection)
Syslog client
Firmware live update
System settings backup and restore
Restore to factory default
Mobile App Qmanager for remote monitoring
Multilingual Support Chinese (Traditional & Simplified), Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Turkish
Powerful All-in-one server
Photo Station Supported File Formats:
Photo: JPG/JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP, RAW (.arw, .srf, .sr2, .dcr, .kdc, .cr2, .crw, .nef, mrw, .pef, .paf, .3fr, .erf, .mef, .mos, .orf, .rw2, .dng, .x3f, .tif, .nrw, .raf)
Video: FLV, MPEG-4 video (H.264 + AAC)
Image slideshow with background music, thumbnails and different transition effects
Online photo editing by Pixlr editor
Geotagging photos with Google Maps
Slideshow sharing (from private albums) with password protection
Photo publishing to social websites (Facebook, MySpace, Twitter, Plurk and Blogger)
Photo sharing by E-mail
Music Station Supported Audio Formats:
Local playback with USB speakers/sound card
Music streaming from DLNA/UPnP media servers
Internet Radio (MP3)
Music alarm (up to 8 alarms)
Remote Playback Control by QNAP Mobile App: QMobile
iTunes Server Audio and video sharing for Windows & Mac iTunes (MP3, AIFF, WAV, MPEG-4, AAC and M4A)
Smart playlist
Video Station Web video sharing
Video Categorization and Transcoding
Supported Format: mv, avi, divx, 3gp, mov, mpeg, mpg, xvid, flv, asf, rm, dat, mp4
Video Upload:
-Up to 2048 MB in size
-Up to 320 minutes in length
-Batch upload (max 50 files)
Publish videos to Facebook, Twitter and Google+
TV Station DVB-T* digital TV live view, recording and playback
Supports up to 2 USB TV tuners
Electronic Programming Guide (EPG) with scheduled recording
DJ Station Live web broadcasting of music playlists
Music Sharing on Facebook
Download Station PC-less BT, FTP, HTTP download (up to 500 tasks)
BT Download with Magnet Link and PT Support:
-Supports TCP/UDP tracker protocol
-Scheduled download
-Configurable port range
-Bandwidth control
-RSS subscription and download (broadcatching)
-Selectable download files
-Configurable saving directory
HTTP/FTP Download:
-Bulk download with wildcard settings
RapidShare download support
Website Subscription Service: YouTube
QNAP Download Management Software: QGet
-For both Windows & Mac OS
-Manage the download tasks of multiple QNAP NAS remotely over LAN or WAN
Surveillance Station Pro Supports over 1,400 IP cameras
Includes 1 free camera license
Up to 8 camera channels via additional license purchase
Intelligent Video Analytics (IVA) for advanced video search
Visual aids by E-map
Surveillance client for Mac
Mobile App: VMobile (iOS & Android)
File Station File sharing across Windows, Mac and Linux/UNIX
Windows ACL
Advanced folder permission for SMB, AFP, FTP and file station
Shared folder aggregation (CIFS/SMB)
File Manager
-Supports ISO mounting (Up to 256 ISO files)
-File viewing via Google Doc
-Create and send download links for public file sharing with expiration time and password protection
-File drag-n-drop via Chrome and Firefox browsers
-Photo, music and video preview and playback with transcoding
-File compression (ZIP or 7z)
-Advanced search
Mobile App: Qfile for file browsing and management
FTP Server FTP over SSL/TLS (explicit)
Max No. of Concurrent Connections: 256
FXP supported
Passive FTP port range control
FTP bandwidth & connection control
Unicode support
Backup Station Remote replication server (over Rsync)
Real-time remote replication to another QNAP NAS or FTP server
Apple Time Machine support
Windows Client Backup Application: QNAP NetBak Replicator
Third Party Backup Software Support: Veeam Backup & replication, Acronis True Image, ARCserve Backup, EMC Retrospect, Symantec Backup Exec, LaCie SilverKeeper, etc.
App Center Add new features by online installation of official and community apps*
Print Server Max No. of Printers: 3
Supports Internet Printing Protocol
Print job display and management
IP- and domain name-based privilege control
Supports Apple Bonjour printing
VPN Server Secure Remote Access: PPTP & OpenVPN VPN services
Remote access to other resources on local network
Max No. of Clients: 30
Web Server HTTP/HTTPS connections
Supports WebDAV connections
Support virtual host (Max: 32)
Importable SSL certificate
Database Server Built-in MySQL server
Web-based management via phpMyAdmin (App Center)
Syslog Server Centralized log monitoring and archiving
Immediate E-mail alerts
Supports log filtering
RADIUS Server Centralized account management and authentication for network access
Supports PAP, EAP-TLS/PAP and EAPTTLS/PAP authentication
Antivirus Protection against viruses, Trojans and other threats
Free Virus databases update on manual or scheduled basis
Multiple scan tasks (max: 64, concurrent: 5) with custom folder selection and scheduled scanning
E-mail notification upon task completion or virus detection
Quarantines or deletes infected files
Type External power adapter
Power Supply 60 W, Input: 100-240 V
Power Consumption Sleep Mode: 7 W
In Operation: 19 W (with 2 x 500 GB HDD installed)
Temperature 32 to 104°F (0 to 40˚C)
Relative Humidity 0 to 95%
Dimensions (WxHxD) 4.0 x 6.6 x 8.8″ (102 x 168.5 x 225 mm)
Weight 5.1 lb (2.3 kg)
Packaging Info
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 10.7 x 9.3 x 8.2″