Equipped with a powerful processor and AES-NI hardware encryption engine, DS218+ delivers exceptional file transfer speeds. Supporting real-time 4K video streaming, DS218+ is ideal not only for protecting critical data but for storing ultra high-definition media contents as well.
The Btrfs file system introduces advanced storage technologies and optimized snapshots to prevent data corruption and reduce maintenance overhead. While ensuring high-level data integrity, it also offers flexible, efficient data protection and recovery tools.
4K multimedia server
Access and stream your 4K media content anytime and anywhere. DS218+ supports 4K H.264/H.265 online transcoding via video station and DS video, allowing 4K videos to be converted and played on the fly on other computers, smartphones, and media players, that originally do not support Ultra HD formats.
Digital asset protection
Synology NAS offers advanced security measures to protect against sudden data loss and potential security holes.
Microsoft Active Directory (AD), Network File System (NFS), FTP, Server Message Block (SMB), Apple File Protocol (AFP), Web-based Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV), Calendaring Extensions to WebDAV (CalDAV)
Firewall protection, LDAP support, Access Control List (ACL) support, RADIUS support, iTunes server, FTP server, reset button, bandwidth control, surveillance station, DNS server, Apple Time Machine compatible, cloud backup, VPN Server, anti-virus protection, file station
IP Cameras Supported
MPEG-2, H.264, H.265, VC-1
4096 x 2160
Expansion / Connectivity
2 (total) / 2 (free) x internal - 2.5" / 3.5"
3 x USB 3.0 - Type A , 1 x Ethernet 1000Base-T - RJ-45 , 1 x eSATA 6Gb/s
1 x network cable
Security lock slot (cable lock sold separately), wake on LAN, built-in cooling fan, hardware encryption, fan speed controller, Hybrid RAID
Security Slot Type
Kensington security slot
FCC Class B certified, RoHS, BSMI Class B
External power adapter
AC 120/230 V (50/60 Hz)
Service & Support
Limited warranty - 2 years
Min Operating Temperature
Max Operating Temperature
Humidity Range Operating
5 - 95%
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