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Synology DiskStation DS218 2-Bay NAS Server, Realtek RTD1296 Quad Core 1.4GHz, 2GB RAM, 1x GbE, 2x USB3.0, 2 Years Warranty

Synology DiskStation DS218 2-Bay NAS Server, Realtek RTD1296 Quad Core 1.4GHz, 2GB RAM, 1x GbE, 2x...

  • Brand: Synology
  • MPN: DS218
  • Part #: NASSYN02182
  • UPC:846504002962
  • Number of Bays:2 Bays
  • Hard Drives Installed:None Included
  • Form Factor:Tower
  • Number of Cores:4
  • Processor Speed:1400Mhz
  • Memory Size:2GB Memory
  • 1Gb RJ45 Ports:1 Port
  • 10Gb RJ45 Ports:None
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"I've never set up a NAS before, but setting this guy up seemed pretty easy in the first instance. Household backups now all in one place and running over wifi :) Next step - single shared media..."
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 Shaun ~ 24-04-19

Features

Versatile NAS server for centralized file storage and real-time 4K H.265 video transcoding

Synology DS218 comes with a new 64-bit quad-core processor, delivering excellent data transfer speed, large storage volume management, and 10-bit 4K H.265 video transcoding on the fly.

 

CPU
Quad-core 1.4GHz

Memory
2GB DDR4

Performance
Over 112 MB/s and 112 MB/s sequential read and write

Capacity
Surpass 16TB per single volume

 

Ultimate file management and sharing

File Station is a web-based, fast and secure management tool built to allow easy, drag-and-drop operation without requiring any complex setup on Mac or PC. Advanced search and filtering tools allow for easy organization and sharing of files with just a link. Supports SMB, FTP, AFP, NFS, WebDAV, compatible with any environment.

 

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Synchronize files across your devices

Cloud Station Suite provides real-time data synchronization across all your devices and other Synology NAS. "Intelliversioning" keeps the most important file versions to better utilize storage space. 

- Cloud Station Sharesync
- Cloud Station Drive
- Cloud Station Server
- DS Cloud

 

Easy backup solutions

Back up any computer or mobile device with Synology's comprehensive multi-versioning backup solution. You can protect your computer and NAS against malicious attacks including the rising encryption-based ransomware threats.

_20171218111514_2.png (767?390)

 

Easy file access with QuickConnect

Access files on your Synology NAS 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 secure, customizable address, so that you can instantly access media and work files on any Internet-connected device with no additional charge.

_20171218111514_2.png (767?390)

 

4K Multimedia Server

Access and stream your favorite 4K content anywhere, anytime. DS218 supports 10-bit 4K H.265 online transcoding. With Video Station and DS video, you can convert and play 4K videos from any computer, mobile device, or other media players that don't support Ultra HD formats.

_20171218111514_2.png (767?390)

 

Surveillance Station
Complete surveillance solution for recording, monitoring, and management.

Desktop Backup
Simplified backup solution for your Mac, PC, and mobile devices.

Public Cloud Integration
Backup and synchronize data easily between your public cloud accounts and your NAS.

DSM UI
Award-winning operating system with an intuitive user interface and powerful capabilities.

Security
Comprehensive built-in security tools are constantly updated to tackle evolving threats and protect your devices.

Multimedia
Complete multimedia solution for management, streaming, and playback.

 

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Specifications

Hardware Specifications

CPU Model 
Realtek RTD1296

CPU Architecture 
64-bit

CPU Frequency 
Quad Core 1.4 GHz

Hardware Encryption Engine 

Hardware Transcoding Engine 
10-bit H.265 (HEVC), MPEG-4 Part 2, MPEG-2, VC-1; maximum resolution: 4K (4096 x 2160); maximum frame rate per second (FPS): 60

Memory

System Memory 
2 GB DDR4

Storage

Drive Bays 
2

Compatible Drive Type* (See all supported drives) 
3.5" SATA HDD
2.5" SATA HDD
2.5" SATA SSD

Maximum Internal Raw Capacity 
24 TB (12 TB drive x 2) (Capacity may vary by RAID types)

Maximum Single Volume Size 
108 TB

Hot Swappable Drive 

Notes 
"Compatible drive type" indicates the drives that have been tested to be compatible with Synology products. This term does not indicate the maximum connection speed of each drive bay.
The maximum single volume size is not directly related to the maximum raw capacity. (Learn more)

External Ports

RJ-45 1GbE LAN Port 
1

USB 2.0 Port 
1

USB 3.0 Port 
2

USBCopy 

File System

Internal Drives 
EXT4

External Drives 
EXT4
EXT3
FAT
NTFS
HFS+
exFAT*

Notes 
exFAT Access is purchased separately in Package Center.

Appearance

Size (Height x Width x Depth) 
165 mm x 108 mm x 233.2 mm

Weight 
1.3 kg

Others

System Fan 
92 mm x 92 mm x 1 pcs

Fan Speed Mode 
Full-Speed Mode
Cool Mode
Quiet Mode

Brightness adjustable front LED indicators 

Power Recovery 

Noise Level* 
19.3 dB(A)

Scheduled Power On/Off 

Wake on LAN/WAN 

Power Supply Unit / Adapter 
60W

AC Input Power Voltage 
100V to 240V AC

Power Frequency 
50/60 Hz, Single Phase

Power Consumption* 
14.99 W (Access)
5.78 W (HDD Hibernation)

British Thermal Unit 
51.15 BTU/hr (Access)
19.72 BTU/hr (HDD Hibernation)

Environment Temperature

Operating Temperature 
0°C to 40°C (32°F to 104°F)

Storage Temperature 
-20°C to 60°C (-5°F to 140°F)

Relative Humidity 
5% to 95% RH

Certification 
FCC Class B
CE Class B
BSMI Class B

Notes 
Power consumption is measured when fully loaded with Western Digital 1TB WD10EFRX hard drive(s).

Storage Management

Maximum Internal Volume Number 
256

Maximum iSCSI Target Number 
10

Maximum iSCSI LUN 
10

SSD TRIM 

Supported RAID Type 
Synology Hybrid RAID
Basic
JBOD
RAID 0
RAID 1

RAID Migration 
Basic to RAID 1

Volume Expansion with Larger HDDs 
Synology Hybrid RAID
RAID 1

Volume Expansion by Adding a HDD 
Synology Hybrid RAID

File Sharing Capacity

Maximum Local User Accounts 
2048

Maximum Local Groups 
256

Maximum Shared Folder 
256

Maximum Shared Folder Sync Tasks 
2

Maximum Concurrent CIFS/AFP/FTP Connections 
200

Windows Access Control List (ACL) Integration 

NFS Kerberos Authentication 

Log Center 

Syslog Events per Second 
100

Chat 

Maximum Users 
500

Notes 
The number of concurrent HTTP connections for Chat was configured to the maximum.
CPU and RAM usage were both under 80% when the number of maximum users was reached.

Cloud Station Server 

Maximum Number of Concurrently Connected Devices 
200

Maximum Number of Synced Files (ext4) 
100,000 / single file reaction time 632 ms

Notes 
The maximum number of concurrently connected devices refers to the maximum number of devices that can remain connected at the same time. For more information on file processing capability, please refer to the reaction time for file processing.
File reaction time refers to the preparation time required for other devices to start downloading a 1KByte file from a Synology NAS after the file has been added to the NAS. RAM expansion was not used during testing.
Non-encrypted shared folders were used during the aforementioned testing.

Download Station 

Maximum Concurrent Download Tasks 
30

exFAT Access (optional) 

Media Server 

DLNA Compliance 

Office 

Maximum Users 
100

Maximum Simultaneous Editing Users 
30

Notes 
CPU and RAM usage were both under 80% when the number of maximum users was reached.
Client performance may affect maximum simultaneous editing users. Client PCs used for testing: Intel Core i3-3220 / 8GB RAM

Surveillance Station 

Maximum IP cam (Licenses required) 
20 (including 2 Free License) (See All Supported IP Cameras)

Total FPS (H.264)* 
600 FPS @ 720p (1280x720)
300 FPS @ 1080p (1920×1080)
200 FPS @ 3M (2048x1536)
150 FPS @ 5M (2591x1944)
110 FPS @ 4K (3840x2160)

Total FPS (H.265)* 
600 FPS @ 720p (1280x720)
300 FPS @ 1080p (1920×1080)
240 FPS @ 3M (2048x1536)
200 FPS @ 5M (2591x1944)
180 FPS @ 4K (3840x2160)

Total FPS (MJPEG)* 
240 FPS @ 720p (1280x720)
200 FPS @ 1080p (1920×1080)
130 FPS @ 3M (2048x1536)
80 FPS @ 5M (2591x1944)

Notes 
Surveillance Station throughput is tested with Axis network camera, using continuous recording with live view from Surveillance Station and motion detection by camera. Live view and recording are sharing the same stream from the camera.

Video Station 

Video Transcoding 
4K Group 3

Maximum Transcoding Channel Number 
1 channel, 60 FPS @ 4K (4096 x 2160), H.265 (HEVC), 10-bit or
1 channel, 30 FPS @ 1080p (1920×1080), H.264 (AVC)/H.265 (HEVC)/MPEG-4 Part 2 (XVID, DIVX5)/MPEG-2/VC-1

VPN Server 

Maximum Connections 
5

Environment & Packaging

Environment 
RoHS Compliant

Packaging Content 
Main Unit X 1
Accessory Pack X 1
AC Power Adapter X 1
AC Power Cord X 1
RJ-45 LAN Cable X 1
Quick Installation Guide X 1
Manufacturer Part No: DS218 Brand: Synology Product Type: -
UPC 846504002962 Product Family: DiskStation Shipping Weight: 2.2 kg
PB Part No: NASSYN02182 Product Model: DS218

Warranty: 24 months local warranty *
* Warranty period is as stated above unless the manufacturer has chosen to specify a longer period.
All warranties are return to base unless otherwise specified.

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24 April 2019
I've never set up a NAS before, but setting this guy up seemed pretty easy in the first instance. Household backups now all in one place and running over wifi :) Next step - single shared media libraries... So far, so good.
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Synology DiskStation DS218 2-Bay NAS Server, Realtek RTD1296 Quad Core 1.4GHz, 2GB RAM, 1x GbE, 2x USB3.0, 2 Years Warranty

  • Brand: Synology
  • MPN: DS218
  • Part #: NASSYN02182
  • UPC:846504002962
PB Tech price: $399.13 Excluding GSTPB Tech price:$459.00 Including GST
Date Created: 17:48, 18-09-2019
Product URL: https://www.pbtech.co.nz/product/NASSYN02182/Synology-DiskStation-DS218-2-Bay-NAS-Server-Realte
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Features

Versatile NAS server for centralized file storage and real-time 4K H.265 video transcoding

Synology DS218 comes with a new 64-bit quad-core processor, delivering excellent data transfer speed, large storage volume management, and 10-bit 4K H.265 video transcoding on the fly.

 

CPU
Quad-core 1.4GHz

Memory
2GB DDR4

Performance
Over 112 MB/s and 112 MB/s sequential read and write

Capacity
Surpass 16TB per single volume

 

Ultimate file management and sharing

File Station is a web-based, fast and secure management tool built to allow easy, drag-and-drop operation without requiring any complex setup on Mac or PC. Advanced search and filtering tools allow for easy organization and sharing of files with just a link. Supports SMB, FTP, AFP, NFS, WebDAV, compatible with any environment.

 

_20171218111514_1.png (650?442)

 


Synchronize files across your devices

Cloud Station Suite provides real-time data synchronization across all your devices and other Synology NAS. "Intelliversioning" keeps the most important file versions to better utilize storage space. 

- Cloud Station Sharesync
- Cloud Station Drive
- Cloud Station Server
- DS Cloud

 

Easy backup solutions

Back up any computer or mobile device with Synology's comprehensive multi-versioning backup solution. You can protect your computer and NAS against malicious attacks including the rising encryption-based ransomware threats.

_20171218111514_2.png (767?390)

 

Easy file access with QuickConnect

Access files on your Synology NAS 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 secure, customizable address, so that you can instantly access media and work files on any Internet-connected device with no additional charge.

_20171218111514_2.png (767?390)

 

4K Multimedia Server

Access and stream your favorite 4K content anywhere, anytime. DS218 supports 10-bit 4K H.265 online transcoding. With Video Station and DS video, you can convert and play 4K videos from any computer, mobile device, or other media players that don't support Ultra HD formats.

_20171218111514_2.png (767?390)

 

Surveillance Station
Complete surveillance solution for recording, monitoring, and management.

Desktop Backup
Simplified backup solution for your Mac, PC, and mobile devices.

Public Cloud Integration
Backup and synchronize data easily between your public cloud accounts and your NAS.

DSM UI
Award-winning operating system with an intuitive user interface and powerful capabilities.

Security
Comprehensive built-in security tools are constantly updated to tackle evolving threats and protect your devices.

Multimedia
Complete multimedia solution for management, streaming, and playback.

 

_20171218111514_Capture.JPG (846?373)

Specifications

Hardware Specifications

CPU Model 
Realtek RTD1296

CPU Architecture 
64-bit

CPU Frequency 
Quad Core 1.4 GHz

Hardware Encryption Engine 

Hardware Transcoding Engine 
10-bit H.265 (HEVC), MPEG-4 Part 2, MPEG-2, VC-1; maximum resolution: 4K (4096 x 2160); maximum frame rate per second (FPS): 60

Memory

System Memory 
2 GB DDR4

Storage

Drive Bays 
2

Compatible Drive Type* (See all supported drives) 
3.5" SATA HDD
2.5" SATA HDD
2.5" SATA SSD

Maximum Internal Raw Capacity 
24 TB (12 TB drive x 2) (Capacity may vary by RAID types)

Maximum Single Volume Size 
108 TB

Hot Swappable Drive 

Notes 
"Compatible drive type" indicates the drives that have been tested to be compatible with Synology products. This term does not indicate the maximum connection speed of each drive bay.
The maximum single volume size is not directly related to the maximum raw capacity. (Learn more)

External Ports

RJ-45 1GbE LAN Port 
1

USB 2.0 Port 
1

USB 3.0 Port 
2

USBCopy 

File System

Internal Drives 
EXT4

External Drives 
EXT4
EXT3
FAT
NTFS
HFS+
exFAT*

Notes 
exFAT Access is purchased separately in Package Center.

Appearance

Size (Height x Width x Depth) 
165 mm x 108 mm x 233.2 mm

Weight 
1.3 kg

Others

System Fan 
92 mm x 92 mm x 1 pcs

Fan Speed Mode 
Full-Speed Mode
Cool Mode
Quiet Mode

Brightness adjustable front LED indicators 

Power Recovery 

Noise Level* 
19.3 dB(A)

Scheduled Power On/Off 

Wake on LAN/WAN 

Power Supply Unit / Adapter 
60W

AC Input Power Voltage 
100V to 240V AC

Power Frequency 
50/60 Hz, Single Phase

Power Consumption* 
14.99 W (Access)
5.78 W (HDD Hibernation)

British Thermal Unit 
51.15 BTU/hr (Access)
19.72 BTU/hr (HDD Hibernation)

Environment Temperature

Operating Temperature 
0°C to 40°C (32°F to 104°F)

Storage Temperature 
-20°C to 60°C (-5°F to 140°F)

Relative Humidity 
5% to 95% RH

Certification 
FCC Class B
CE Class B
BSMI Class B

Notes 
Power consumption is measured when fully loaded with Western Digital 1TB WD10EFRX hard drive(s).

Storage Management

Maximum Internal Volume Number 
256

Maximum iSCSI Target Number 
10

Maximum iSCSI LUN 
10

SSD TRIM 

Supported RAID Type 
Synology Hybrid RAID
Basic
JBOD
RAID 0
RAID 1

RAID Migration 
Basic to RAID 1

Volume Expansion with Larger HDDs 
Synology Hybrid RAID
RAID 1

Volume Expansion by Adding a HDD 
Synology Hybrid RAID

File Sharing Capacity

Maximum Local User Accounts 
2048

Maximum Local Groups 
256

Maximum Shared Folder 
256

Maximum Shared Folder Sync Tasks 
2

Maximum Concurrent CIFS/AFP/FTP Connections 
200

Windows Access Control List (ACL) Integration 

NFS Kerberos Authentication 

Log Center 

Syslog Events per Second 
100

Chat 

Maximum Users 
500

Notes 
The number of concurrent HTTP connections for Chat was configured to the maximum.
CPU and RAM usage were both under 80% when the number of maximum users was reached.

Cloud Station Server 

Maximum Number of Concurrently Connected Devices 
200

Maximum Number of Synced Files (ext4) 
100,000 / single file reaction time 632 ms

Notes 
The maximum number of concurrently connected devices refers to the maximum number of devices that can remain connected at the same time. For more information on file processing capability, please refer to the reaction time for file processing.
File reaction time refers to the preparation time required for other devices to start downloading a 1KByte file from a Synology NAS after the file has been added to the NAS. RAM expansion was not used during testing.
Non-encrypted shared folders were used during the aforementioned testing.

Download Station 

Maximum Concurrent Download Tasks 
30

exFAT Access (optional) 

Media Server 

DLNA Compliance 

Office 

Maximum Users 
100

Maximum Simultaneous Editing Users 
30

Notes 
CPU and RAM usage were both under 80% when the number of maximum users was reached.
Client performance may affect maximum simultaneous editing users. Client PCs used for testing: Intel Core i3-3220 / 8GB RAM

Surveillance Station 

Maximum IP cam (Licenses required) 
20 (including 2 Free License) (See All Supported IP Cameras)

Total FPS (H.264)* 
600 FPS @ 720p (1280x720)
300 FPS @ 1080p (1920×1080)
200 FPS @ 3M (2048x1536)
150 FPS @ 5M (2591x1944)
110 FPS @ 4K (3840x2160)

Total FPS (H.265)* 
600 FPS @ 720p (1280x720)
300 FPS @ 1080p (1920×1080)
240 FPS @ 3M (2048x1536)
200 FPS @ 5M (2591x1944)
180 FPS @ 4K (3840x2160)

Total FPS (MJPEG)* 
240 FPS @ 720p (1280x720)
200 FPS @ 1080p (1920×1080)
130 FPS @ 3M (2048x1536)
80 FPS @ 5M (2591x1944)

Notes 
Surveillance Station throughput is tested with Axis network camera, using continuous recording with live view from Surveillance Station and motion detection by camera. Live view and recording are sharing the same stream from the camera.

Video Station 

Video Transcoding 
4K Group 3

Maximum Transcoding Channel Number 
1 channel, 60 FPS @ 4K (4096 x 2160), H.265 (HEVC), 10-bit or
1 channel, 30 FPS @ 1080p (1920×1080), H.264 (AVC)/H.265 (HEVC)/MPEG-4 Part 2 (XVID, DIVX5)/MPEG-2/VC-1

VPN Server 

Maximum Connections 
5

Environment & Packaging

Environment 
RoHS Compliant

Packaging Content 
Main Unit X 1
Accessory Pack X 1
AC Power Adapter X 1
AC Power Cord X 1
RJ-45 LAN Cable X 1
Quick Installation Guide X 1
Date Created: 17:48, 18-09-2019
Product URL: https://www.pbtech.co.nz/product/NASSYN02182/Synology-DiskStation-DS218-2-Bay-NAS-Server-Realte
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