Synology DiskStation DS218play
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Your personal multimedia library
Ideal Entertainment Center with 4K Ultra HD Capability
Designed for multimedia enthusiasts, DS218play supports real-time transcoding of 4K Ultra HD source content. With the availability of centralized management, DS218play is ideal for fast file sharing and reliable backup for all types of devices.
4K Ultra HD video transcoding
112 MB/s reading, 112 MB/s writing performance
5.16 W in HDD hibernation / 16.79 W in access
Enjoy 4K videos on the go
Access and stream your 4K media content anytime and anywhere. DS218play supports 4K live transcoding via Video Station and DS video, allowing 4K videos to be instantly converted and played on TV, smartphone, and other media players that originally do not support Ultra HD formats.
Access your multimedia content anytime, anywhere with an intuitive web-based interface.
Video Station : Video Station lets you easily manage and organize movies, TV shows, and home videos, and stream to other computers, smartphones, and media players.
Photo Station : Photo Station allows you to effectively organize and share photos and albums, while easily communicating with others using labels, comments, and more.
Audio Station : Audio Station is your personal music center, designed to intelligently sort and organize your audio files, and stream to Google Cast enabled devices easily. Audio Station supports lossless formats ensuring pristine audio quality.
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 DSM
Powerful built-in file management and sharing services.
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.
Award-winning operating system with an intuitive user interface and powerful capabilities.
Comprehensive built-in security tools are constantly updated to tackle evolving threats and protect your devices.
Cloud Station Suite
Synchronize cross-platform data automatically with file version control on all your devices.
|CPU Model||Realtek RTD1296|
|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|
|System Memory||1 GB DDR4|
|Compatible Drive Type*(See all supported drives)||
|Maximum Internal Raw Capacity||24 TB (12 TB drive x 2) (Capacity may vary by RAID types)|
|Maximum Single Volume Size||108 TB|
|RJ-45 1GbE LAN Port||1|
|USB 3.0 Port||2|
|Notes||exFAT Access is purchased separately in Package Center.|
|Size (Height x Width x Depth)||165 mm x 100 mm x 225.5 mm|
|System Fan||92 mm x 92 mm x 1 pcs|
|Fan Speed Mode||
|Brightness adjustable front LED indicators|
|Noise Level*||19.9 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*||16.79 W (Access)
5.16 W (HDD Hibernation)
|British Thermal Unit||57.29 BTU/hr (Access)
17.61 BTU/hr (HDD Hibernation)
|Operating Temperature||5C to 40C (40F to 104F)|
|Storage Temperature||-20C to 60C (-5F to 140F)|
|Relative Humidity||5% to 95% RH|
|Notes||Noise Level Testing Environment: Fully loaded with Seagate 2TB ST2000VN000 hard drive(s) in idle; Two G.R.A.S. Type 40AE microphones, each set up at 1 meter away from the Synology NAS front and rear; Background noise: 16.49-17.51 dB(A); Temperature: 24.25-25.75C; Humidity: 58.2-61.8%|
|DSM Specifications( See more )|
|Maximum Internal Volume Number||256|
|Maximum iSCSI Target Number||10|
|Maximum iSCSI LUN||10|
|Supported RAID Type||
|RAID Migration||Basic to RAID 1|
|Volume Expansion with Larger HDDs||
|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||4|
|Maximum Concurrent CIFS/AFP/FTP Connections||200|
|Windows Access Control List (ACL) Integration|
|NFS Kerberos Authentication|
|Syslog Events per Second||400|
|Add-on Packages(learn more about the complete add-on package list)|
|Cloud Station Server|
|Maximum Number of Concurrently Connected Devices||200|
|Maximum Number of Synced Files (ext4)||100,000 / single file reaction time 642 ms|
|Maximum Concurrent Download Tasks||50|
|Maximum Number of Synced Files||100,000 / single file reaction time 941 ms|
|Maximum Number of Concurrent Connections for PC Clients||200|
|exFAT Access (optional)|
|Maximum IP cam (Licenses required)||15 (including 2 Free License)(See All Supported IP Cameras)|
|Total FPS (H.264)*||450 FPS @ 720p (1280x720)
180 FPS @ 1080p (19201080)
110 FPS @ 3M (2048x1536)
80 FPS @ 5M (2591x1944)
40 FPS @ 4K (3840x2160)
|Total FPS (H.265)*||450 FPS @ 720p (1280x720)
450 FPS @ 1080p (19201080)
210 FPS @ 3M (2048x1536)
120 FPS @ 5M (2591x1944)
60 FPS @ 4K (3840x2160)
|Total FPS (MJPEG)*||210 FPS @ 720p (1280x720)
70 FPS @ 1080p (19201080)
50 FPS @ 3M (2048x1536)
30 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 Transcoding||4K Group 3(See more)|
|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)/MPEG-4 Part 2 (XVID, DIVX5)/MPEG-2/VC-1
|Environment & Packaging|