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Data Storage Device - for 4 x 2.5/3.5" SATA HDD, dual-core 1.2 GHz CPU, 1GB RAM, RAID 0/1/5/6/10, Wake on LAN, 2 x Gigabit LAN, DLNA, FTP, BitTorrent client, 3 x USB 3.0, SD card slot
incl. VAT £179.90
excl. VAT £149.92
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Warranty 24 months Code:  VD290k1 Product Number:  NAS542-EU0101F
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Equip your house, apartment or office with the elegant ZyXEL NAS542 data storage and keep all your data safe in your personal cloud. This elegant and unique little device in black colour can be equipped with four 3.5" drives to bring the total capacity up to 24TB. You can also consider installing the more energy-efficient 2.5" HDD type.

Key features

  • Powerful hardware ensures high transmission speed
  • Can handle four hard drives (3.5" or 2.5")
  • Extremely simple installation takes only 15 seconds
  • User-friendly interface
  • Secure mobile application for data access on the go
  • Fast USB 3.0 ports and a micro SD slot

Absolutely reliable data security

The RAID technology in the 1, 5, 6 or 10 variants will keep all your private data protected, even in case of hard drive failure. Even if one of the drives breaks down, you can still access your data and can resume normal RAID protection after replacing the failed drive.

User-friendly interface for quick installation

The ZyXEL NSM 5.1 intelligent desktop boasts a wide variety of tools and an easy-to-use interface. The multi-window interface allows simultaneous execution of various tasks, meaning you can launch applications quickly and easily.

Streaming multimedia content to a TV

With the ZyXEL zCloud application, all your favorite multimedia from the NAS542 storage can be streamed to a TV screen via Apple TV, Google Chromecast, Roku 3, Amazon Fire TV or Smart TVs from Samsung and LG.

Storage Type
HDD Done!
3,5", 2,5" Done!
External interface
USB 3.0 (3.1 gen1), LAN Done!
Internal interface
Typical power consumption
36.5 W Done!
Standby consumption
14.8 W (14,800 mW) Done!
Home Done!
Maximum capacity
24 TB Done!
Number of bays
4 × Done!
Occupied HDD bays
0 × Done!
RAID supported
RAID 0, RAID 1 (reflection), RAID 5, RAID 6, RAID 10 (1+0) Done!
Supported services
File Sharing (SAMBA, HFS, CIFS), Web server, Database server, FTP server, Print server, Media server (DLNA), iTunes server, Download server Done!
Processor frequency
1.2 GHz Done!
FreeScale FS1024 Done!
Stand-by energy consumption
14.8 W Done!
Typical power consumption
36.5 W Done!
2 × Done!
USB 3.0 (3.1 gen 1)
3 × Done!
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Information about the displayed capacity in Windows.

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