Synology DS218

Needed to use your NAS

263,95
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263,95
Delivered tomorrow
Available for pickup today

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Synology DS218
Synology DS218
Included accessories
Internal hard drive hdd
Internal hard drive hdd
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Network switch
Network switch
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Product information

Key specs

Number of hard drive bays
2
Integrated hard drive
No
Recommended for use
Making a backup, Save photos and videos
Processor cores
Quad-Core (4)
Internal RAM
2 GB

Pros and cons

According to our NAS expert
  • Pros:
    Thanks to its quad-core processor, the NAS can handle multiple heavy tasks such as 4K video streaming and creating backups.
  • Pros:
    The NAS has space for 2 internal hard drives that can be used to store your files twice as safely.
  • Pros:
    Expand your NAS' functionality with various apps from the application center.
  • Con:
    This disc is not suitable for streaming via Plex. View the DS218+ for this.
  • Con:
    The internal hard drives are not included, view our bundles.

Product description

The Synology DS218 is an NAS suitable for private use and home offices. Thanks to the Quad-Core processor and 2GB RAM, you can use the NAS for extensive file storage. This way, the NAS stores multiple versions of your spreadsheets and projects, allowing you to recover your changes and always go back to a version you like. The QuickConnect website allows you to access all your files on the NAS and search, filter, and organize them however you want. Set up backups from your smartphone or Windows PC, or use Time Machine on your Mac. The NAS has 2 slots for 2.5-inch or 3.5-inch internal hard drives, allowing you to install up to 24TB worth of storage capacity on your NAS.


Key specs

Number of hard drive bays
2
Integrated hard drive
No
Recommended for use
Making a backup, Save photos and videos
Processor cores
Quad-Core (4)
Internal RAM
2 GB

Included by default

  • Manual
  • Power cable
  • Accessory pack
  • Network cable


Personal advice about NAS in our stores, also by appointment

  • Free pickup and payment in the store
  • Get advice from an expert
  • We have stores in Amsterdam, Arnhem, The Hague, Eindhoven, Groningen, Haarlem, Leiden, Rotterdam, Tilburg, and Utrecht



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Specifications

Product

Product number
801940
Manufacturer code
DS218
Brand
Synology
Warranty
2 years
Warranty type
Carry-in warranty
Old product returned for free
Yes

Memory properties

Number of hard drive bays
2
Internal RAM
2 GB
Total number of RAM slots
1
Integrated hard drive
No
Suitable for hard drive size
3.5 inches
Cache memory
0 MB
SATA connector type
S-ATA (III)
RAID
JBOD, RAID 0, RAID 1, Synology Hybrid RAID

Functions

NAS functions
Backup server, Download server, FTP server, Media server, Photo server, Surveillance station, VPN server, Web server
NAS application center
Yes
DLNA
Yes
UPnP AV support
No
FTP server
Yes
On/off switch
Yes
Kensington lock
Yes
Apple Time Machine support
Yes
Chromecast support
Yes
Maximum number of simultaneous users
Less than 10
Number of IP camera licenses included
2
Plex support
No
Automatic switch on/off
No
Suitable for IFTTT
No
Recommended for use
Making a backup, Save photos and videos

Awards

Best tested
No

Connectors and connections

LACP Link aggregation
No
iSCSI support
Yes
Thunderbolt connector
No
Number of female standard USB-A ports
3
Female standard USB-A port version
3.0
Connection type
Wired
Ethernet speed
Gigabit Ethernet (1000Mbps)
Number of ethernet ports
1

Processor properties

Processor
RealTek
Processor brand
RealTek
Processor family
RealTek
Processor code name
RealTek
Processor cores
Quad-Core (4)
Clock speed
1,4 GHz
Turbo speed
1,4 GHz

Physical properties

Depth
23,32 cm
Width
10,8 cm
Height
16,5 cm
Type NAS
Upright
Color
Black
Weight
1,3 kg