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Synology DS718+ Backup Appliance - 12TB IronWolf Pro Drives

DS718+/12TB-IW Pro

 DS718+/12TB-IW Pro, Synology DS718+ Backup Appliance - 12TB IronWolf Pro Drives

Key Features

  • CPU - Intel Celeron J3455 64-bit Architecture
  • System Memory - 2 GB DDR3L
  • 2 Bays
  • 12TB (2 x 6TB) Seagate IronWolf Pro HDDs
  • 2x Gigabit LAN ports | 3x USB 3.0 ports | 1x eSATA port
  • 3 Year Warranty
  • High performance NAS optimised for intensive workloads
  • Supports real-time 4K/1080p video transcoding
  • DS718+/12TB-IW Pro

Part No: DS718+/12TB-IW Pro

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Flexible scalability meeting growing needs

Powered by an Intel Celeron J3455 quad-core processor and AES-NI hardware encryption engine, DS718+ delivers excellent file transfer speeds. With the scalability to expand up to 7 drives with Synology Expansion Unit DX517 and the support for real-time 4K/1080p video transcoding, DS718+ is ideal for centralizing data backup and storing ultra-high definition media contents.


Btrfs: Next generation storage efficiency

Btrfs file system introduces the most advanced storage technologies to meet the management needs of modern large scale businesses:

  • Flexible Shared Folder/User Quota System provides comprehensive quota control on all user accounts and shared folders
  • Snapshot Replication provides schedulable and storage capacity-saving data protection with 1,024 shared folder backups and 65,000 system-wide snapshots
  • File or folder level data restoration makes data recovery fast and flexible
  • Automatic file self-healing detects and recovers corrupted files without user intervention

Learn more about the benefits of using Btrfs


Ultimate file management and sharing

File Station is 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. Supports SMB, FTP, AFP, NFS, WebDAV, compatible with any environment.


Synchronize files across your devices

Cloud Station Suite provides real-time data synchronization across all your devices, such as computers, mobile devices, and other Synology NAS whenever a file is modified. "Intelliversioning" keeps the most important file versions to better utilize storage space. Learn more


Real-time collaboration on your private cloud

Office is a collaboration package combining the convenience and usability of public clouds with the data privacy and security guaranteed by private clouds. It allows you to work seamlessly together on documents and spreadsheets in a protected environment.


4K Multimedia Server

Access and stream your 4K media content anytime and anywhere. DS718+ 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. Learn more

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Desktop Backup

Simplified backup solution for your Mac, PC, and mobile devices. Learn more


Hyper Backup

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



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All-in-one server

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From the Manufacturer



Form Factor Desktop
Bays 2-Bays
HDD Seagate-IronWolf Pro
Pre-Populated Combinations 12TB
Capacity 24 TB
Connectivity Gigabit Ethernet (RJ-45), eSATA, USB 3.0
IronWolf Health Management Y
Ethernet Gigabit Ethernet (RJ-45) x 2
USB USB 3.0 x 3
Brand Name Synology
Other eSATA
PC Interface Gigabit Ethernet (RJ-45) x 2, USB 3.0 x 3

Controller TypeSerial ATA
RAID SupportedYes
RAID Levels0, 1, 5, 6, 10, Basic, Hybrid RAID, JBOD
General Information
ManufacturerSynology, Inc
Manufacturer Website Addresshttp://www.synology.com
Brand NameSynology
Product LineDiskStation
Product Series+
Product ModelDS718+
Product NameDiskStation DS718+ SAN/NAS Storage System
Marketing InformationSynology DiskStation DS718+ features a quad-core processor with AES-NI hardware encryption engine, providing outstanding performance and data encryption acceleration along with real-time transcoding of 4K content. DS718+ is ideal for protecting critical assets, and sharing files across different platforms. Synology DS718+ is backed with Synology's 3-year limited warranty.Compact Storage with Outstanding PerformanceFeaturing an Intel(r) Celeron(r) J3455 quad-core 1.5 GHz processor with burst frequency of 2.3 GHz and 2 GB RAM, Synology DiskStation DS718+ is designed for small or growing businesses pursuing a compact and powerful shared storage solution, offering the flexibility to expand up to 6 GB RAM to process intensive workloads. With Link Aggregation enabled, DS718+ delivers up to 226 MB/s reading and 188 MB/s writing under RAID 1 configuration. With AES-NI, DS718+ provides encrypted data transmission at over 226 MB/s reading and 184 MB/s writing.DS718+ comes with three USB 3.0 ports and dual Gigabit LAN ports supporting failover and Link Aggregation modes. The 2-bay DS718+ can support up to 7 drives with Synology DX5172 expansion unit.Btrfs: Next Generation StorageDS718+ integrates the Btrfs file system, bringing the most advanced storage technologies to meet the management needs of modern businesses: - Flexible Shared Folder/User Quota System provides comprehensive quota control on all user accounts and shared folders. - Advanced snapshot technology with customizable backup schedule allows up to 1,024 copies of shared folder backups and 65,000 copies of system-wide snapshots, without occupying huge storage capacity and system resources. - File or folder level data restoration brings huge convenience and saves time for users who wish to restore only a specific single file or folder. - File self-healing: Btrfs file system can auto-detect corrupted files with mirrored metadata, and recover broken data using the supported RAID volumes, which include RAID 1, 5, 6, and 10. Comprehensive Business ApplicationsPowered by the innovative Synology DiskStation Manager (DSM), DS718+ comes fully-equipped with applications and features designed specifically for small or growing businesses: - Windows(r) AD and LDAP support allow easy integration with existing business directory services without recreating user accounts. - Windows ACL support provides fine-grained access control and efficient privilege settings, allowing DS718+ to fit seamlessly into current infrastructure. - Internet file access is simplified by the encrypted FTP server and Synology File Station, a web-based file explorer. HTTPS, firewall, and IP auto-block support ensure file sharing over the Internet is protected with a high level of security. - Application Privileges controls access to applications and packages based on each individual account, user group, or IP address. - MailPlus allows your business to set up a secure, reliable, and private mail server while giving your employees a modern mail client for receiving and sending messages. - The powerful Collaboration Suite integrates Synology Office, Calendar and Chat, ensuring secure and high-performance private communications and allowing your organizations to easily manage and control the relevant content.
Packaged Quantity1
Product TypeSAN/NAS Storage System
I/O Expansions
Number of Total Expansion Bays2
Number of 2.5"/3.5" Bays2
Total Number of USB Ports3
Number of USB 3.0 Ports3
Network (RJ-45)Yes
Management & Protocols
ProtocolsSFTP / LDAP / CalDAV / WEBDAV / iSCSI / TFTP / SSL/TLS / AFP / HTTPS / PPTP / FTP / HTTP / NFS / SMB / SSH / SNMP / RSync / DNS / Telnet
Standard Memory2 GB
Memory TechnologyDDR3L SDRAM
Environmentally FriendlyYes
Network & Communication
Ethernet TechnologyGigabit Ethernet
Physical Characteristics
Height157 mm
Width103.5 mm
Depth232 mm
Form FactorDesktop
Weight (Approximate)1.74 kg
Processor & Chipset
Processor ManufacturerIntel
Processor TypeCeleron
Processor ModelJ3455
Processor CoreQuad-core (4 Core)
Processor Speed1.50 GHz
Operating SystemDiskStation Manager
Number of Hard Drives Supported2
Number of Solid State Drive Supported2

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