Synology DS218+ NAS Review

The technical data …

Manufacturer Synology
Description DS218+
Dimensions 165 mm x 108 mm x 232.2 mm (HxWxD)
Color Black
Weight 1.3 kg (without hard disks)
Connectors 1x USB 3.0 front
1x RJ45 Gigabit LAN
2x USB 3.0
1x eSATA
1x Kensington Lock
1x Power plug
Processor Dual Core CPU
Intel Celeron J3355
64 Bit
2 GHz with 2.5 GHz Boost
2 MB Cache
10 W TDP
File Formats Internal drives:
Btrfs, EXT4
Externe Laufwerke:
Btrfs, EXT4, EXT3, FAT, NTFS, HFS+, exFAT*
*Support available for purchase
Miscellaneous Two mounting slots for SATA hard disks/SSDs
Hot-swappable / screwless
1x 2 GB RAM DDR3L (6 GB maximum)
Wake on LAN/WAN capable
WLAN capable by using a separate WLAN stick
Maximale capacity 24 TB (2 x 12 TB)
Hardware Encryption Module
Hardware-Transcoder-Engine H.264 (AVC), H.265 (HEVC), MPEG-2 and VC-1; maximum resolution: 4K (4096 x 2160); maximum frame rate per second (FPS): 30
Print server, FTP server, e-mail server, surveillance camera server, VPN/DHCP server, DLNA/UPnP media server, etc.
Large selection of manufacturer and third party applications
Operating temperature: 5 to 40°C
Storage temperature: -20 to 60°C
92×92 mm Fan
Manufacturer’s warranty 2 years

Synology DS218+ NAS Layout, design and features …