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Synology DS218 12TB 2 Bay NAS wth 2 x 6TB Western Digital Red Drives


 DS218/12TB-RED, Synology DS218 12TB 2 Bay NAS wth x 6TB Western Digital Red Drives

Key Features

  • CPU - Realtek RTD1296 64-bit Architecture
  • System Memory - 2 GB DDR4
  • With 12TB (2 x 6TB) WD Red HDDs
  • 1x Gigabit LAN port | 1x USB 2.0 | 2x USB 3.0
  • 2 Year Warranty
  • Versatile NAS for small offices and home users
  • Great for centralised file storage & real-time 4K H.265 video transcoding
  • DS218/12TB-RED

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Stock Code: 95310137


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Synology DS218 12TB 2 Bay NAS wth 2 x 6TB Western Digital Red Drives


Versatile 2-bay NAS for small offices and home users

Versatile NAS server for centralised 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.

Ultimate file management and sharing

File Station is a web-based, fast and secure management tool built to allow easy, drag-and-drop operations without requiring any complex setup on Mac or PC. Advanced search and filtering tools allow for easy organization and file sharing. For complete compatibility, DS218 supports the following protocols: AFP, FTP, iSCSI, NFS, SMB, and WebDAV.

Synchronise files across your device

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.

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.

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.

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.

Powered by Synology DSM

  • 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 synchronise 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

  1. Status indicator
  2. LAN indicator
  3. Drive status indicator
  4. USB 2.0 port
  5. USB copy button
  6. Power button and indicator
  7. USB 3.0 port
  8. Reset button
  9. 1GbE RJ-45 port
  10. Power port
  11. Fan
  12. Kensington Security Slot

Includes WD Red Hard Drives

Desktop drives aren't purpose-built for NAS. But WD Red drives with NASware are. WD's exclusive technology takes the guesswork out of selecting a drive. WD Red is for small NAS systems, and our unique algorithm balances performance and reliability in NAS and RAID environments. Simply put, WD Red is the most compatible drive available for NAS enclosures. But don't take our word for it. WD Red is a reflection of the most extensive NAS partner compatibility-testing list that is available on the market.

WD Red for Home - Stream, backup, share and organize your digital content at home with a NAS and WD Red drives designed to effortlessly share content to the devices in your home. Red NASware increases your drives' compatibility with your devices, TV, stereo and more. Live in a connected world.

WD Red for Small Business - Businesses thrive on productivity and efficiency – two of the guiding principles built into the design of WD Red. It's the hard drive of choice for 1 to 8 bay systems. NASware 3.0 allows for seamless integration with your existing network so WD Red can share and backup files at the speed of your business.


From the Manufacturer



Form Factor Desktop
Bays 2-Bays
Pre-Populated Combinations 12TB
Capacity 28TB
Connectivity Gigabit Ethernet (RJ-45)
Connectivity USB 3.0
Connectivity USB 2.0
IronWolf Health Management N

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