Affordable Easy-to-Use Cloud Ready Storage

- Top Storage for 1-50 Employee Business
- Office 365 & Microsoft Azure: Cloud Service Integration
- Active Directory Domain Services: Scalable, Secure User Management
- Data Deduplication: Performance Optimization
- Enhanced Boot Drive: Embedded SSD
- Windows License Included (W5810 V1.0 only*)
- Intel® Celeron™ J1900 Quad-Core Processor

Package Contents

Enhanced Boot Drive: Embedded SSD

To ensure the best performance possible, each WSS 2012 R2 Essentials copy is pre-installed on an embedded solid state drive (W5810 V1.0 only*). These boot drives are independent from the drive bays and allow for seamless setup and integration.

* Newly released W5810 V2.0 is "Windows ready" and comes without pre-installed OS.

Windows Storage Server 2012 R2 Essentials

Windows Storage Server 2012 R2 Essentials is the latest version of Windows Storage Server that is designed for small businesses that want to leverage cloud services in a NAS appliance. It enables cross-premise functionality, providing small businesses with robust on-premises solution for file and print, client backup and restore, secure remote access, and identity management services, combined with optional off-premise services supported by Microsoft.


Built-in HDMI Output

Turn your NAS into the ultimate multimedia hub! An inbuilt HDMI output allows you to connect your NAS directly to your TV for media streaming and easy device management.

USB 3.0 Connectivity

The next generation of connectivity is here with speeds 10x faster than USB 2.0. Whether connecting digital cameras and smart phones, backing up large external hard drives, or extending the capacity of your NAS, USB 3.0 will make sure it's done in no time at up to 5 Gbit/s. Backwards compatibility adds the connectivity of a world full of USB 2.0 and USB 1.1 devices to get the best combination of speed and universal access.

P2P Connectivity

Pre-installed with the Ultimate Package from Orbweb, users will be able to easily transform their Windows NAS into their own personal cloud without network configuration. Enjoy an always accessible cloud experience, while keeping your data in your hands.

Windows Storage Server Comparison Chart
  Workgroup Standard Essentials
Ability to join a domain Yes Yes Yes
Data Deduplication No Yes Yes
BranchCache- Hosted Cache NO Yes Yes
Virtualization No Hyper-V Yes (2 VMs) No Hyper-V
Failover Clustering No Yes Yes
Networking infrastructure
(including DNS, DHCP, and WINS)
Yes Yes Yes
Windows Server Essentials Experience No NoYes
Active Directory
(Domain Controller, Certificate Services,
Federation Services, Rights Management)
No No Yes

Hardware Platform
Processor Intel® Celeron™ J1900 Quad-Core SoC
System Memory 4GB DDR3
Embedded Boot Drive 60GB SSD
Drive Bays 5
Form Factors Supported 2.5" / 3.5"
LAN Interface RJ-45x2: 10/100/1000 BASE-TX Auto MDI/MDI-X
WOL supported
USB Interface USB 2.0 host port x2 (back x2)
USB 3.0 host port x3 (front x1, back x2)
LCM Module LCM display
4 buttons (ENTER, ESC, UP, DOWN)
HDMI Output HDMI port (back x1)
Audio Line output (back x1)
Disk Interface 5 x SATA for internal
Power Supply 200W Power Supply
System Clock Battery-backed up system clock
Buzzer Adjustable frequency alarm
Buttons Power button
LCM button
Environment Temperature: 0°C to 40°C (Operation), -40°C to 70°C (Non-operation)
Humidity: 0 ~ 80 % R.H. (Non-condensing)
Chassis Tower Metal Chassis
Dimensions (HxWxD) 230 x 190 x 240 (mm)/ 9.06 x7.48 x 9.45 (in)
Weight (Kgs) 5.09
Software Functions Windows Storage Server 2012 R2 Essentials
File System Native NTFS support, FAT32, EFS, ReFS
Disk Management Data Deduplication
Storage Spaces:
- Create pools of storage using industry standard hard disk drives
- Enables data redundancy with mirroring or parity
NTFS Online Scan and Repair (CHKDSK) Intelligently repairs unexpected corrupted data
Network Support Protocols : IPV6 / Multiple NICs / DNS / DHCP & WINS
Support for multiple subnets / Multiple IP addresses
File and Block Storage Protocol Support File : SMB (1.0, 2.0, 2.1, 3.0, 3.01), NFS (v2, v3, v4.1)
Block : iSCSI Target Server, iSCSI, SATA, and USB
Directory Services / User Management *Seamless Active Directory integration with any existing Active Directory Domain
Authentication and authorization
Domain Controller, Certificate Services, Federation Services, Rights Management
Windows Client Integration via Launch Pad Agent deployed on client, one click connection to NAS appliance
Performance NIC Teaming: Aggregates bandwidth of multiple NICs
SMB Multi-channel: Multiple transport sessions in a single NIC
Secure Remote Access Secure Remote Desktop Services with Encryption and Authentication
Remote file access via FTP/FTPS
Remote Web Access via HTTPS
Licensing Client support for up to 50 users or devices
No Windows Server Client Access Licenses ( CALs) required
Single processor socket / Up to 4 GB of memory
P2P connectivity via Orbweb (Ultimate edition)
Printer Server Support / FAX and Scan Local printer connection: Full Windows print services support
Distributed Scan Server: Print Server and Document Services
Health Reporting / Notifications Integrated health monitoring and reporting
- Send health report to chosen email address on a customizable schedule
Media Pack for Streaming Stream music, videos, and pictures with the included Windows Server Essentials Media Pack
Global Language Pack 36 Interfaces Available

*Depend on existing OS version & environment, for further information please consult from http://esupport.thecus.com

HDD/SSD Compatibility List
Release Date 2018-09-11          
Version 20180911
USB External HDD Compatibility List
Release Date 2016-05-03
Version 20160503
NIC and 10G switch Compatibility list
Release Date 2017-02-06
Version 20170206
UPS Compatibility List
Release Date 2016-10-20
Version 20161020
Memory Compatibility List
Release Date 2016-10-20
Version 20151020
Marketing Materials
Manual & QIG
All-in-one Catalog
Release Date 2018-01-02
Version 2017Q3
Downloads English
W5810 DM
Release Date 2018-01-02
Version 20180102
Downloads English
Windows Saleskit
Release Date 2018-01-02
Version 201710
Downloads English
Release Date 2015-12-21
Version v1.3
Downloads Installation Guide & System Recovery User's Guide
Getting Started Guide
Release Date 2015-12-21
Version v1.2
Downloads English
Traditional Chinese
Simplified Chinese
Release Date 2014-12-18
Version v1.0.5
[Release Note]
1. Improve system utilization.
2. We could check the LCMDISPLAY version from "Control Panel\Programs\Programs and Features".
[New Features/Changes]
1. Improve system utilization.
Licensing Key
(W5810 V1.0 only*)
Quick Installation Guide
(W5810 V1.0 only*)
Ethernet Cable Accessory Bag (with key)
Multiple Languages Warranty Card Power Cord    

* Newly released W5810 V2.0 is "Windows ready" and comes without pre-installed OS.