Martin Michlmayr
QNAP TS-109 and TS-209 from the front

Debian on QNAP Turbo Station

Debian supports all Orion based QNAP Turbo Stations. This includes the TS-109, TS-209, TS-409 and TS-409U.

There are additional pages with instructions and information about all supported models:

Here is a table showing the differences between the supported devices:

TS-109 TS-109 II TS-209 TS-209 II TS-409 TS-409U
CPU 88F5182 500MHz 88F5182 500MHz 88F5182 500MHz 88F5182 500MHz 88F5281 500MHz 88F5281 500MHz
RAM 128 MB 256 MB 128 MB 256 MB 256 MB 512 MB
Flash 8 MB 8 MB 8 MB 8 MB 8 MB 8 MB
HDD 1 1 2 2 4 4
eSATA 1 1 no no no no
USB 2.0 front 1 1 1 1 1 1
USB 2.0 back 2 2 2 2 2 2
Ethernet 1 1 1 1 1 1
Fan no no 1 1 1 3

The Pro variants are the same hardware as the regular variants. They only differ in the software included in the original QNAP firmware.

Debian also supports QNAP's Turbo NAS devices, which are based on Marvell's Kirkwood chip.