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Synology DiskStation and Rackstation Value Series are the ideal solution for SMBs and home users seeking to establish a robust, dense, and high-value storage server or private cloud.
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DiskStation® DS120j - Your personal cloud solution for effortless data management. Synology DiskStation DS120j is a budgetfriendly and easy-to-use 1-bay NAS for storing, sharing and protecting personal data. DS120j offers a variety of applications, allowing beginners to explore the convenient functionality of a Synology NAS. DS120j is backed by Synology's 2-year limited warranty

An easy-to-use 1-bay personal cloud storage for NAS starters

Sequential throughput at over 112 MB/s reading and 106 MB/s writing

Cross-device file sharing and syncing platform

Freely access your files on the go with iOS and Android™ mobile apps

Reliable computer backup companion for Windows®/macOS® and photos from mobile devices

An ideal first NAS for everyone

DS120j is a centralized storage solution that allows you to share family photos and videos to all household devices, such as computers and mobile phones.

Seamless integration with your mobile devices

Synology mobile applications are designed to allow quick and secure access to your data wherever you are.

Centralized backup solution for your digital devices

Synology's comprehensive multi-version backup solution protects your digital assets on computers (Windows/Mac) and mobile phones (Android/iOS) against malicious attacks, including the rising encryption-based ransomware threats.

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.

Powered by Synology DiskStation Manager

File Server/Management

Powerful built-in file management and sharing services.


Complete multimedia solution for management, streaming, and playback.

Hyper Backup

Store multiple backup versions with block-level incremental data backup and cross-version deduplication.


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


Secure data with comprehensive built-in security tools to protect your devices against evolving threats.

All-in-one server

Save additional investment by integrating various network services, web/mail services, management applications into your NAS.

Hardware Overview

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USB 2.0 port
Kensington Security Slot
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1GbE RJ-45 port
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DiskStation® DS223 - Data management platform for home and small office Designed with both leisure and work in mind, the entry-level 2-bay DS223 has all the tools you need to create an intuitive and secure platform to centralize, organize, and share your data. Leverage the license-free, built-in solutions available in Synology DiskStation Manager (DSM) to create your own private cloud, access files from any device, and work efficiently on business projects with clients and collaborators.

Secure private cloud

Enable anywhere, anytime access to up to 36 TB of data.

Simple backup hub

Create spare copies of your documents and media for easy recovery.

Efficient operation

Keep energy consumption low with just 17.3 W during operation.

Centralized Data Storage

Consolidate up to 36 TB of data with 100% data ownership and multi-platform access

Easy Sharing & Syncing

Share files and media in a breeze, and keep clients and collaborators on the same page

Simple Data Protection

Back up your media library or business document repository to a variety of destinations

Intelligent Surveillance

Protect what matters by keeping an eye on your home with flexible monitoring tools

Storage Hub With Anytime, Anywhere Access

Move away from data scattered across devices. Your Synology NAS can serve as a go-to platform to securely and conveniently store any type of data with comprehensive and intuitive file access and management tools.

Enable QuickConnect to access your NAS directly from web browsers without configuring complex port forwarding rules
Browse and manage your files from any browser with Synology Drive, or access familiarly from the local network using common network protocols
Keep your photos and videos organized using Synology Photos' smart sorting functions
Deploy your Synology NAS as edge storage by fitting it easily into the existing network infrastructure thanks to Windows AD and LDAP integration
Collaboration and Synchronization Platform

Make it easy to share documents and digital memories with family and friends, and boost productivity while working in a team or with your clients.

Build a private data cloud for easy file management and sharing across all platforms, and keep the content of two Synology systems in sync with Synology Drive
Maintain a reduced local footprint by streaming data on demand from a central data repository through the cloud with Hybrid Share
Synchronize data from and to popular cloud storage platforms with Synology Cloud Sync
Share media with family, friends, or collaborators through the privacyfocused sharing options in Synology Photos
Flexible Data Protection Options

Synology DSM comes with host of backup solutions for different scenarios available at no extra cost.

Leverage Synology Drive to protect data from ransomware attacks or accidental deletion with real-time or scheduled backups of your PC folders
Safeguard photos and videos taken on mobile devices with automatic backups to Synology Drive or Synology Photos
Efficiently back up your entire Synology NAS or select folders to a wide variety of destinations using Hyper Backup
Store backups to C2 Storage, a dedicated and secure cloud destination powered by Synology C2
Take NAS protection to the next level with Snapshot Replication by creating point-in-time copies of shared folders that can be replicated to other Synology systems and rapidly restored
Private Video Surveillance

Synology Surveillance Station transforms any Synology system into a powerful network video recorder (NVR).

8,300+ supported camera models
ONVIF support for a broader selection of cameras
Private, subscription-free storage of recordings
Access through web browsers, desktop clients, and mobile apps
Event-based rules to trigger specific actions
Email, SMS, and push notification options
Simultaneous recording to the cloud with C2 Surveillance for an extra layer of data protection and more convenient sharing
Hardware Overview

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Power Button
USB 3.2 Gen 1 Ports
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1GbE RJ-45 Port
Power Port
Kensington Security Slot

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Versatile 2-bay NAS for small offices and home users

Synology DiskStation DS218 is a high-performance and compact 2-bay NAS, specifically designed for offices and home users to effectively manage, protect, and share data. Its new 64-bit quad-core processor supports 10-bit 4K H.265 video transcoding to enrich multimedia entertainment. Synology DS218 is backed by Synology’s 2-year limited warranty.

Features: CPU
Quad-core 1.4GHz
Fast Performance
Up to 113 MB/s reading and 112 MB/s writing performance
9.4W in access and 4.22 W in HDD hibernation
Optimal Price-Performance Ratio

Synology DS218 is a high-performance 2-bay network attached storage solution equipped with a 64-bit quad-core 1.4GHz processor and 1GB memory, delivering excellent sequential throughput at over 112 MB/s reading and 112 MB/s writing..

DS218 is also optimised for 10-bit 4K H.265 video transcoding via Video Station. You can organise personal digital video library with comprehensive media information and stream 4K Ultra HD movies and films to various devices such as computers, smartphones, media players and TVs. If your device is not capable of 4K video playback, DS218 provides online 4K video transcoding to 1080p or lower resolutions for smoother and time-saving video watching experience.

Stream content to your TV

DS218 is highly compatible with other devices, letting you manage and enjoy digital content with the devices you already have: computers, mobile devices, TVs, DLNA devices, and stereos. Synology offers the latest support for TV streaming, including Samsung TV, Roku players, Apple TV, and Google Chromecast, meaning you can stream digital content stored on DS218 to your widescreen TV effortlessly. 


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 simple customisable address (e.g., so that you can instantly access media and work files on any Windows/Mac/Linux computer, laptop, or mobile device without additional charge.


Home surveillance, accessible for all

With the Surveillance Station add-on package and two free IP camera and device licenses, DS218 serves as your home surveillance hub. Simply connect multiple IP cameras or I/O modules to the home network, pair them with DS218, and then easily view live surveillance feeds, record videos, or enjoy other advanced features like motion detection or push notifications. Support for thousands of IP cameras makes it easy to find compatible models and brands. Safeguard your home, without breaking the bank.

Award winning OS - DiskStation Manager

Synology DiskStation Manager (DSM) is a sleek, browser-based operating system running on every DiskStation and RackStation, which makes managing your Synology NAS a breeze. Featuring an intuitive user interface, DSM makes accessing and sharing your data smarter and simpler. Synology's Package Center lets you download and install useful add-on packages designed specifically for individual or business needs, meaning you can enjoy more entertainment in your life or better productivity at work

4K Multimedia Server, accessible for all

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


The most compatible sharing Enjoy seamless files sharing across Windows®, Mac®, and Linux® platforms as DS218 offers comprehensive network protocol support including FTP, SMB2, AFP, NFS and WebDAV. With Windows AD and LDAP integration, DS218 can fit effortlessly into any existing network environment - there is no need for IT administrators to maintain two sets of credentials. You also won't worry about missing files with the Recycle Bin feature which is supported on AFP, CIFS, File Station, and WebDAV. All files deleted in a shared folder will be automatically moved into the Recycle Bin.

Enjoy multimedia library

 DS218 provides you a central platform to organise, backup, and share photos, music, and video collections. Featuring a streamlined and sleek interface, Synology packages — Photo Station, Audio Station and Video Station — let you build a seamless entertainment hub effortlessly. Since everything is saved on DS218, you can enjoy more customisable content arrangement, and no worries about extra monthly fees for storage capacity. Better yet, your digital collections can be shared with others via a simple link.

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