Delivering outstanding read/write speeds of approximately 112MB/s under RAID 1 configuration, the Synology DS216 2 Bay Storage Array is a feature-rich 2-bay NAS server ideal for workgroups and office environments. It is equipped with an encryption engine, hot-swappable drive trays, USB 3.0 connectivity, and a built-in floating-point unit that enhances the overall capability of the main CPU.
Key Features: Synology DS216 2 Bay Storage Array
With its 1.3 GHz dual-core CPU, the Synology DS216 2 Bay Storage Array delivers an average 112 MB/s read and write speed under RAID 1 configuration in a Windows environment. The built-in floating-point unit enhances the overall capability of the main CPU.
Hardware Encryption Engine
The Synology DS216 2 Bay Storage Array is equipped with an encryption engine which offloads encryption calculation tasks away from the main CPU, allowing it to be free for other important tasks. DS216, compared with its predecessor DS214, has a 50% increase in encryption reading speed and an over 110% increase in encryption writing speed.
Hot-swappable drive trays support and easy installation ensure easy maintenance and continuous service uptime should a hard drive need replacement. In addition, DS216 introduces a USB copy button for easy data transmission.
USB 3.0 Connectivity
A USB 3.0 port allows the user to connect to an external storage devices with fast and efficient file transfer speeds of up to 5Gb/s, meaning less time needed to transfer data to external hard drives while consuming less power.
Four-Level Brightness Control for Front LEDs
The front LEDs of the DS216 can be controlled and scheduled to allow you to flexibly decide the intensity of them according to environmental needs.
The award-winning Synology DiskStation Manager is a sleek, browser-based operating system that makes managing the Synology DS216 2 Bay Storage Array simple. It features an intuitive user interface, and allows the user to access and share their data easily.
Whether you are a Windows or Mac user, you can back up everything on your computer directly to Synology NAS using Cloud Station Backup, and it also has native Apple® Time Machine support for Mac users. Synology Hyper Backup allows you to schedule backup tasks and restore the server to any particular point in time, while minimizing storage consumption and processing time.
Cloud Station gives you the ability to sync files across multiple devices. Files can be edited in offline mode and later synced to cloud station, which keeps up to 32 historical versions. With the mobile app DS Cloud, any change made to a file is automatically synced to your smartphones and tablets. It also features a 2-way sync between different DiskStations so that employees at different locations can share information in real-time.
Eco-Friendly NAS Server
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The Synology DS216 2 Bay Storage Array consumes very little power at 15.48 watts while accessing and 7.2 watts when hard drive hibernation is enabled. It is designed to be energy efficient, and has a new scheduled power on/off feature to allow users to manage and reduce their own operation costs.
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||1 x USB 2.0, 2 x USB 3.0
||Accessory Pack, AC Power Adapter, AC Power Cord, RJ-45 LAN Cable
||165 mm x 108 mm x 233.2 mm