QNAP HS-453DX-8G 2-Bay SATA 6G, Celeron J4105 1.5GHz Quad Silent NAS,
It is silent but powerful, Fanless Multimedia NAS with Hybrid Storage Structure, 10GbE connectivity, and HDMI 2.0 4K output
True 4K, greater multimedia enjoyment than ever
Featuring advanced Intel UHD Graphics 600, the HS-453DX supports dual-channel 4K H.264 hardware decoding and real-time transcoding, allowing you to convert videos to universal file formats that can be smoothly played on multiple devices. You can also watch high-quality 4K 60FPS media files on a HDTV using the HDMI 2.0 output or use with Plex Media Server to stream media files to mobiles devices and media streaming devices (including DLNA, Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV and Google Chromecast).
Enjoy the Roon experience without a PC
Roon, the music player for music lovers, identifies all the music stored on the NAS and consolidates them in Roon's interconnected digital library. You can browse and play music with Roon apps on any compatible device for multi-zone multimedia experiences. The HS-453DX supports the Roon Server app in the QTS App Center and provides the performance, storage potential, and SSD caching to optimize music streaming, providing the perfect choice for the optimum music experience!
The connectivity needed for great media entertainment
The HS-453DX features a modern set-top design and appearance to fit alongside your existing home theater devices. The HS-453DX provides a wealth of connectivity to ensure all your different needs, including USB 3.0 Type-C & Type-A port and USB 2.0 ports, HDMI 2.0/1.4 dual output, 3.5mm line-out and more. The HS-453DX also provides an accessible hard drive layout, making it easier than ever to add and remove 3.5-inch hard drives.
Uncompromising performance and speed
Powered by an Intel Celeron J4105 quad-core 1.5 GHz processor (burst up to 2.5 GHz), with 4GB/8GB DDR4 memory (up to 8GB dual-channel memory), and supporting SATA 6Gb/s drives, the HS-453DX delivers high-performance read/write speeds and maintains high speeds even with AES-NI encryption enabled. The HS-453DX also provides dual M.2 2280 SATA SSD slots to configure SSD caching to further improve the performance. 10GbE connectivity is also provided with a built-in 10GBASE-T five-speed port (supports 10G/5G/2.5G/1G/100M) that allows you to use existing Cat 5e, 6 or 6a cables for instantly enjoying higher network speeds.
Transfer massive media files with high-speed 10GbE connectivity
With 10GbE connectivity, transferring and managing media files is much more efficient. Recently-encoded video and music files can be quickly transferred to the HS-453DX via 10GbE connection. (If you are looking to upgrade your network environment to 10GbE, QNAP also provides a variety of accessible switches, adapters and other solutions).
Smoother media viewing with SSD caching and SSD Over-provisioning
The HS-453DX features a Hybrid HDD + SSD structure. As SSD prices continue to fall, you can flexibly allocate applications to SSDs, set up a SSD cache, or use Qtier technology to automatically move frequently-accessed files to SSD for the highest access speeds. With support for software-defined SSD RAID extra over-provisioning (OP), the HS-453DX enables you to allocate additional OP space (1% to 60%) to optimize SSD random write speeds and to extend SSD lifespan. Your file backup and multimedia entertainment will be smoother than ever!
Safeguard your data with backup and snapshot protection
QNAP provides a reliable, flexible backup & disaster recovery solution. With snapshots you can fully record the system status and data and quickly recover to this status if data is lost.
Intel Celeron J4105 quad-core 1.5 GHz processor (burst up to 2.5 GHz)
Graphics: Intel UHD Graphics 600
4 GB SO-DIMM DDR4 (2 x 2 GB)
8 GB (2 x 4 GB)
2 x SO-DIMM DDR4
4 GB eMMC
Hot-swappable 2 x 3.5-inch SATA 6 Gbps bays
3.5-inch SATA hard disk drives
2.5-inch SATA hard disk drives
2.5-inch SATA solid state drives
M.2 SSD Slot
2 x M.2 2280 SATA 6Gb/s slots
10 Gigabit Ethernet Port
1 x 10GBASE-T RJ45, supporting 10G/5G/2.5G/1G/100M
*Note: Please use CAT6a or CAT 7 LAN cables (sold separately) to achieve 10GbE speed
Gigabit Ethernet Port
1 x RJ45
2 x USB 2.0
1 x Type-C USB 3.0
2 x Type-A USB 3.0
1 x HDMI 2.0, up to 3840 x 2160, @60Hz
1 x HDMI 1.4b, up to 3840 x 2160, @30Hz
2 x 3.5 mm dynamic microphone jack
1 x 3.5 mm line-out jack
1 x speaker
Note: speakers and the line-out jack cannot be use simultaneously.
Yes, supports QNAP RM-IR004 remote control
HDD 1-2, Status
(H x W x D) 43.8 x 404 x 220 mm
2.40 kg (5.29 lbs)
Power Supply Unit
Power Consumption (W)
HDD sleep: 13.55W
In operation: 22.38W
with 2 x 1TB HDD + 2 x 256GB SSD.
Background: 6.0 dB(A)
2 x 2.5-inch SATA SSDs: 6.2 dB(A)
2 x 3.5-inch HDDs:
Operating: 13.0 dB(A)
Standby: 6.2 dB(A)
Operating Temperature & Relative Humidity
0 ~ 35°C ( 32°F ~ 95°F )
5 ~ 95% RH non-condensing
wet bulb: 27°C (80.6°F)
QTS (embedded Linux)
Supported Client Operating Systems
Apple Mac OS 10.7 or later
Linux and UNIX
Microsoft Windows 7, 8, and 10
Microsoft Windows Server 2003, 2008 R2, 2012, 2012 R2 and 2016
Ethernet Cable x 2
M.2 SSD screw x 2
Power Cord x 1
Flat head screw x 8 (for 3.5" HDD)
Flat head screws x 6 (For 2.5" HDD)
IR Remote Control: RM-IR004
Quick Installation Guide (QIG)
Thermal Pads for M.2 SSD & IC
As an international traveller you are entitled to bring a certain amount/value of goods that are free of Customs duty and exempt Goods and Services tax (GST) into New Zealand. This is called your duty free allowance and personal goods concession. It is important to review these for any purchases you make on The Mall.
Your duty free allowance entitles you to bring into New Zealand the following quantities of alcohol products free of customs duty and GST provided you are over 17 years of age. You do need to be 18 years or over to purchase.
- Up to six bottles (4.5 litres) of wine, champagne, port or sherry or
- Up to twelve cans (4.5 litres) of beer
- And three bottles (or other containers) each containing not more than 1125ml of spirits, liqueur, or other spirituous beverages
Goods other than alcohol and tobacco, whether purchased overseas or purchased duty free in New Zealand, that have a combined total value not exceeding NZ$700 may also be brought as part of your personal goods concession.
When travelling overseas there are legal limits on the amount of duty free alcohol and other goods you can take with you. These amounts will vary depending on the country you are flying into. We always recommend you check the latest limits and exemptions.
Your order can be picked up at an Auckland Airport Collection Point. There is one in departures and one at arrivals in the international terminal. Alternatively, if you are arriving between 11pm and 6am you will be able to collect your order from our lockers. See map
Please bring your order confirmation email and your passport. If you are collecting from lockers you will have been sent an email with your access code, be sure to have this on you in order to collect your order.
If you’re departing Auckland Airport, we recommend that you come to the Auckland Airport Collection Point at least 60 minutes before your flight. If you miss your pickup time or your flight details have changed please let us know as soon as possible.
When you collect your order you will have the opportunity to inspect the items and sign for them.
If you need to return an item, our Collection Point team are there to help you. If you are collecting after hours please return the item to your locker and our team will be in touch as soon as possible. You may also like to view our Returns & refunds which provides information on how this works and outlines the individual retailer's returns and refunds policies.
After Hours Collections
If your order needs to be collected after the Auckland Airport Collection Point desk is closed, your order will be placed in the lockers next to the desk. All the details you will need to collect your order will be provided in your Order Confirmation and Ready to Collect Email.