- Synology DiskStation DS218+ features a dual-core processor with AES-NI encryption engine and a transcoding engine, providing high-speed file transfers and supporting real-time 4K transcoding. It is ideal for protecting critical assets and sharing files across different platforms.
- Designed for home users or small businesses pursuing a compact and reliable shared storage solution, offering the flexibility to expand the 2 GB RAM to up to 6 GB RAM to process intensive workloads.
- It comes with a dual-core 2.0 GHz processor with a burst frequency of 2.5 GHz. With AES-NI, this DiskStation delivers an encrypted performance of up to 113 MB/s reading and 112 MB/s writing under RAID 1 configuration.
- The Synology Surveillance Station is a reliable private-security solution that can support multiple IP cameras connected to DS218+. Surveillance Station features an optimized live view together with streamlined real-time monitoring. It allows you to stay informed of any suspicious activity with triggers sent via email or SMS.
File Sharing and Syncing
With comprehensive support for network file sharing protocols like CIFS, AFP, NFS, FTP, DiskStation allows the entire office to centralize files and collaborate on projects. Synchronize files across multiple devices or even across several locations so remote teams can work together.
Personal Multimedia Library
DiskStation allows you to transcode H.265/H.264 4K videos to 1080p and stream them to high-definition TVs, digital media players, mobile handsets, and computers in the required format making it easy to watch your entire multimedia library without having to install a 3rd party player.
Maintain control of your data and ensure your files are safe with Synology. We provide secure, reliable, and affordable solutions that make it easy to backup files for all your devices and protect yourself from accidental data loss.
24/7 smart security solution
Synology Surveillance Station is a reliable private-security solution that can support multiple IP cameras connected to DS218+. Features optimized live view together with streamlined real-time monitoring. It allows you to stay informed of any suspicious activity with triggers sent via SMS, e-mail, and DS cam mobile applications.
Easy file access with QuickConnect
Access your files anywhere, any time, over the Internet without the hassle of setting up port forwarding rules, DDNS, or other complicated network settings. QuickConnect allows you to connect via a simple customizable address so that you can instantly access media and work files.
More Than Just Storage
The DS218+ is more than just storage, featuring a suite of add-on applications via Synology Package Center. With more than 90 apps to choose from, you can transform your Synology NAS into an all-in-one server, cloud syncing host, multimedia hub, and much more.
Data remains Safe and Secure
It offers an arsenal of security enhancements and tools to safeguard your data from malicious or snooping parties. You can block threats with the firewall, auto-blocking, and more. Audit configurations, detect weak passwords and ensure the system remains free of vulnerabilities with the built-in Security Advisor.
Integrate into your Business Environment
With the support of Windows AD, LDAP, and Domain Trust, DS218+ enables seamless account integration. Windows ACL support allows admins to fine-tune access controls and set up privileges to files and folders. For larger deployments, the Central Management System application delivers a single-pane-of-glass admin console.
|Model||Synology DiskStation DS218+|
|Memory||2 GB DDR3L (expandable up to 6 GB)|
|CPU||Intel Celeron J3355 dual-core 2.0 GHz, burst up to 2.5 GHz|
|Drive Types Supported||2 x 3.5" or 2.5" SATA SSD / HDD (drives not included)|
|External Port||3 x USB 3.0 port
1 x eSATA port
|Networking protocol||SMB, AFP, NFS, FTP, WebDAV, CalDAV, iSCSI, Telnet, SSH, SNMP, VPN (PPTP, OpenVPN, L2TP)|
|File system||Internal: Btrfs, ext4
External: Btrfs, ext4, ext3, FAT, NTFS, HFS+, exFAT
|Supported RAID type||Synology Hybrid RAID (SHR), Basic, JBOD, RAID 0, RAID 1|
|Gigabit LAN Ports||1|
|Storage management||Maximum internal volume: 256
Maximum iSCSI target: 32
Maximum iSCSI LUN: 256
iSCSI LUN Clone/snapshot support
|File sharing capability||Maximum local user account: 2,048
Maximum local group: 256
Maximum shared folder: 256
Maximum concurrent SMB/NFS/AFP/FTP connection: 500
|Dimensions||165 x 108 x 232.2 mm|