GnuBee Personal Cloud 2

by GnuBee

A low-cost, low-power NAS for 3.5" drives

Jan 05, 2018


Shipping has started! The first batch of PC2 and next batch of PC1 are now sitting in Crowd Supply's warehouse and are being prepared to ship to backers. Read the full update.

Nov 30, 2017

Funded, Production, and Improvements

We lowered the funding goal and are well into production of both the PC2 and rev 1.1 of the PC1. Read the full update.

Nov 10, 2017

Firmware Patch and Early Production

Both the GB-PC1 and GB-PC2 got a nice firmware update and we've kicked off production early. Read the full update.

Oct 31, 2017

Latest Prototype, GB-PC1, and Campaign Extension

The latest prototype is in and looks good, we're hoping to do another run of the GnuBee Personal Cloud 1, and we've extended the campaign by a month. Read the full update.

Oct 17, 2017

Beta Boards, 4-byte Mode, and Ethernet Bonding

In this update, we show off some pics of the beta versions of the GnuBee Personal Cloud 2 PCB assembly, give an update on 4-byte mode, and discuss Ethernet bonding. Read the full update.

Sep 30, 2017

Campaign Launch

The GnuBee Personal Cloud 2 (GB-PC2) is a libre network-attached storage device that accommodates up to six 3.5" drives and runs 100% blob-free, FLOSS software and firmware. The crowdfunding campaign is now live and includes a limited number of early bird units at a special price. Read the full update.

$60,687 raised

of $28,000 goal

216% Funded! Order Below

Product Choices


GnuBee PC2 Starter Kit

One fully populated and assembled GB-PC2 mainboard, two anodized aluminum side plates, six threaded brackets and bracket screws, and 24 drive mount screws. Power supply, microSD card, and drives not included. Requires screwdriver for assembly.


GnuBee Power Adapter

An energy efficient (level V) global input power supply that puts out up to 8 A at 12 VDC through a 5.5 mm x 2.1 mm center-positive barrel jack. Perfect for powering your GnuBee Personal Cloud 2.


GnuBee SD Card

A 2 GB (or greater) full-sized SD card imaged with Debian. Run your GnuBee Personal Cloud 2 directly from the SD card. Copying Debian to an SSD or HDD is recommended, but this SD card will get you started.



FLOSS devices at reasonable prices.

L. D. Pinney

Founder and CTO

Xiaoping Pinney

Chairman Ping

Douglas Gazineu

Software Developer

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