Recommend us:

Using the FRITZ!Box NAS function

Store your data centrally on a NAS (Network Attached Storage) where it can be accessed by all network devices. Most of the FRITZ!Box models support this function, too: Connect the external hard drive or USB stick to the USB port and integrate the drive in the home network. This way you can access your data fast and easily, and stream media content to smart TVs, computers or mobile devices. With FRITZ!NAS you benefit from the advantages of central network storage without having to procure your own system.


Easy configuration and administration

The menu command for configuring network storage is located on the browser-based user interface of your FRITZ!Box. Create user profiles as well and assign each of them individualized rights. Decide which users are allowed to watch films, and which ones can also store their own data.

Click here for complete instructions on configuring the NAS function.

Media streaming in the home network

If you have stored music, video or image files on the NAS, you can stream them to the appropriate playback devices in the local network. The only prerequisite is that the playback device supports the UPnP-AV standard. Access the data from network storage by media streaming and spare yourself the tedious task of moving films and music. Use FRITZ!NAS to improve convenience in the home network.

Click here for instructions on how to configure the FRITZ!Box for media streaming.

Backup option

Create a copy of your important data and save it on your network drive. If a technical defect should occur you will be less dependent and have an additional backup at your disposal. Saving data on network storage is also a sensible and economic alternative in cases where multiple users have to access the same data at the same time.

FRITZ! Clip – The FRITZ!Box as a network storage medium

Find out more about FRITZ!Box NAS functions in this FRITZ! Clip and discover how to access the memory and set up users and passwords.

FRITZ! Clip – The FRITZ!Box as a network storage medium (NAS)
More like this
FRITZ! tips for video streaming
The whole world is streaming more than ever. Binging your favorite series from the comfort of your sofa, discovering exciting documentaries or streaming live TV to your tablet – the possibilities are endless. Enjoy video streaming during this stay-at-home period with our helpful tips.
Stream your music over wireless speakers
With FRITZ!Box you can play music and podcasts throughout your home network. Stable Wi-Fi combined with wireless speakers or multiroom systems offers you convenient and flexible music enjoyment.
FRITZ!Box and cloud gaming à la Google Stadia
FRITZ!Box is the perfect match for new cloud gaming services such as Google Stadia. Powerful wireless LAN ensures you have a smooth gaming experience in 4K quality.
Everything you need to know about cloud computing
Cloud services are a sensible alternative for all users who frequently upload media on the web, share data with friends and family, or just want to back up their files. AVM has compiled a number of tips for you about how to save your data with sufficient protection.
More performance, more speed: gaming with the FRITZ!Box 7590
Find out how you can score a speedy and stable connection with the FRITZ!Box 7590, making gaming a dream.
WiFi or cable: Which is better for gaming?
You can connect your video game console or PC to your home network via LAN or wireless LAN. Whatever you decide, they're both set up in no time and are reliable – but there are still differences. Find out more in our handy guide.
How to connect your PS4 with the FRITZ!Box
Find out how to connect your PlayStation 4 with your FRITZ!Box and score online with a connection that's fast, stable and reliable.
How to use the Xbox One online
With the Xbox One and FRITZ!Box you have an unbeatable duo for the perfect gaming experience. Find out here how to connect the console to your home network.
How to connect a Nintendo Switch with FRITZ!Box
Use the online functions of Nintendo Switch for more games and more fun. Find out here how to connect your console with a FRITZ!Box and get started with the online entertainment.
FIFA, CoD and the like: Ideal prerequisites for online gaming
"Unable to connect" – to keep this message from spoiling your fun, see the tips in this guide to optimize your FRITZ!Box configuration for online gaming.
FRITZ!Box and the Gaming PC
The last part of our configuration series for the best gaming deals with the PC. To play online, the computer must, of course, also be connected with the FRITZ!Box and integrated in the home network.
The perfect remote control for your music
To make it easy to listen to music at home, AVM offers a convenient alternative: the FRITZ!Fon cordless phone.
Listen to podcasts with your FRITZ!Box
Did you know you can listen to podcasts with your FRITZ!Box? All you need is a device that supports UPnP (Universal Plug and Play) technology, such as a FRITZ!Fon.
FRITZ!Box als Medienzentrale
Your media hub in just a few steps
With the FRITZ!Box, videos, music and photos are available on practically all devices. Transforming your FRITZ!Box into a media hub is fast and easy.
Stream your cable TV signal wirelessly anywhere in your home
With FRITZ!App TV and FRITZ!Box Cable you can stream free-to-air TV signals wirelessly in the home network and access them from a tablet, smartphone or PC.