High-performance and 6-bay NAS ideal for tackling multi-tasking challenges
User-oriented server with high-speed computing
DS1618+ is a 6-bay NAS that provides storage scalability perfect for tech enthusiasts and small- to medium-sized businesses by effortlessly handling workloads. Further boost storage performance with the optional M.2 SSD cache or enhance network speeds by adding a 10 GbE NIC.
Supercharge your storage with speedy performance
DS1618+ comes with a PCIe expansion slot to support add-in cards. Install a dual M.2 SSD card for high-IOPS system caching and a 10GbE NIC for ultra-fast data transmission.
CPU - Quad-core 2.1GHz
RAM Options - 4GB DDR4 SO-DIMM, expandable up to 32GB
DS1618+ comes with a PCIe expansion slot to support add-in cards. Install a dual M.2 SSD card for high-IOPS system caching.
Ultimate file management and sharing
The Disk Station has 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.
Ultimate backup solution
DS1618+ integrates various backup applications to safeguard your important data on any device with an intuitive user interface and durable storage technologies.
Synology Disk Station DS1618+ - NAS server
Max Supported Capacity
Installed Devices / Modules Qty
0 (installed) / 6 (max)
28.2 cm x 24.3 cm x 16.6 cm
1 x Intel Atom C3538 2.1 GHz (Quad-Core)
RAID SATA 6Gb/s - RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10, JBOD
10Mb LAN, 100Mb LAN, GigE
IP Cameras Supported
AC 120/230 V (50/60 Hz)
Apple MacOS X 10.11 or later, Microsoft Windows 7 / 10
Microsoft Active Directory (AD), File Level Security (ACLs), Microsoft CIFS, Network File System (NFS), FTP, Apple File Protocol (AFP), Web-based Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV), Calendaring Extensions to WebDAV (CalDAV)
Hardware encryption, VPN support, wake on LAN (WOL), Syslog support, High Availability, download client, file sharing, Trivial File Transfer Protocol (TFTP) support, Access Control List (ACL) support, surveillance station, PXE support, DLNA Media Server, Apple Time Machine compatible, WebDAV server, VPN Server, anti-virus protection, Link Aggregation, failover protection, DLNA support, OpenStack compatible, SSD trim, iSCSI LUN clone/snapshot, Windows ODX, cloud station server, MailPlus server, Rsync compatible, Synology Hybrid RAID