The Nextcloud Box is your private cloud. It stores your data and enables you to sync between your devices and share with others.About Nextcloud
The software for the box as well as similar solutions are still being developed by Nextcloud contributors. You can use the Ubuntu Snap image for easy installation on small and large devices that already have an operating system. Alternatively you could use the NextcloudPi image, a pre-configured Raspbian system aimed at the Raspberry Pi and other boards.
1 TB USB3 hard drive from WDLabs
Nextcloud case with room for the drive and a compute board
microUSB charger, cables and adapters, a screw driver and screws
microSD card with Snappy Ubuntu Core as OS, including Apache, MySQL and the latest Nextcloud 10 pre-installed and ready to go
The Box does not come with a Raspberry Pi.
The Box is hardware-compatible with the Raspberry Pi 2 and 3, and the oDroid C2.
The box is delivered with an OS image which only works with the Raspberry Pi 2. You can download a software image that works for the Pi 3 from our download server here (md5sum). There is no support image for oDroid C2 however you can find excellent tutorials on installing and running Nextcloud on a oDroid C2 by community member Carsten Rieger.
Note that by default, the Nextcloud Box only works on the network it is connected to (like your home LAN). It requires configuration of encryption (https) and router ports to reach it from outside your home network. We provide scripts for enabling SSL using Let‘s Encrypt, see our documentation.
The Nextcloud Box is very easy to assemble. It comes with all necessary screws and a screwdriver. The lid uses magnets (magic!) so you can quickly open and close it.Download PDF
The Nextcloud Box was announced at the Nextcloud Conference 2016, September 16 in Berlin, Germany.
On stage, in order of appearance: Nextcloud founder and managing director Frank Karlitschek, Canonical CEO Jane Silber and Joseph Lee, Head of Global Operations at WDLabs, the business growth incubator of Western Digital Corporation. Find more details in the press release of the announcement here.