Powerful 4-bay NAS at an affordable price. Perfect for home and personal users to share data and enjoy multimedia.
With high performance and rich add-on applications, DS418j is budget-friendly and delivers an optimal value for home and personal users to build up an ideal home storage and entertainment center.
Dual-core CPU with an hardware encryption engine
Equipped with a dual-core CPU, DS418j delivers average reading speed over 112.82 MB/sec and writing over 101.2 MB/sec under RAID 5 configuration in a Windows® environment, a 37.33% increase on writing speed compared to its predecessor.1 In addition, with the encryption engine, DS418j runs at an increased performance level when compared to a pure software encryption implementation.
Built-in floating-point unit enhances multimedia processing
Powered by a built-in floating-point unit, DS418j brings an optimal multimedia experience to home and personal users. The built-in floating-point unit enhances the overall capability of the main CPU, and is particularly advantageous in speeding up thumbnail creation when uploading large amounts of photos or videos.
USB 3.0 accelerates transfer rates
DS418j comes with a USB 3.0 port to connect to various kinds of external storage devices, while ensuring fast and efficient file transfer speeds. Support for USB 3.0 offers transfer speeds of up to 5 Gbps (about 10 times faster than USB 2.0), meaning it takes less time to transfer data to external hard drives, while also consuming less power.
Thoughtful four-level brightness control for front LEDs
Equipped with flexible LED indicators, DS418j’s front LEDs can provide comfortable brightness by controlling and scheduling its four-stage brightness, letting you flexibly decide the intensity of the front LEDs according to environment needs.
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.
The most compatible sharing
Enjoy seamless files sharing across Windows®, Mac®, and Linux® platforms as DS418j offers comprehensive network protocol support including FTP, SMB2, AFP, NFS and WebDAV. With Windows AD and LDAP integration, DS418j 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.
Effective backup solution
Synology DS418j can serve as a centralized backup target. Whether you are a Windows or Mac user, you can back up everything on your computer directly to Synology NAS using Cloud Station. Whenever you modify a file, the changes are backed up to DS418j automatically. Mac users also enjoy native Apple® Time Machine support. You can also back up data from your DS418j to another DiskStation, rsync servers, external drives, or even Amazon® S3, Glacier cloud service, Microsoft Azure, SFR, and hicloud. "Backup & Replication" allows you to schedule backup tasks and restore the server to any particular point in time, while minimizing storage consumption and processing time by saving only the specific data block that has been changed between versions.
DLNA Certified media server
As a DLNA Certified® DMS (Digital Media Server), DS418j can serve as your primary media server, with the capability to host digital multimedia content for local or remote playback. Once connected to a router, DS418j streams music, photos, and videos to DLNA-compliant devices, such as DLNA TVs or gaming consoles without any pre-configuration. You can even browse and select content on DS418j using DS audio and designate a DLNA player within the same local network to play it. Learn more
Stream content to your TV
DS418j 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 DS418j to your widescreen TV effortlessly.
Your files anywhere with cloud service
DS418j brings you comprehensive cloud service. Cloud Station lets you sync files among DiskStations and multiple devices, including Windows PC, Mac, Linux, iOS, Android, as well as Windows mobile devices, whereas 2-way sync allows file synchronization among different DiskStations. You can even sync your DiskStation with Google Drive, OneDrive, Dropbox, Box, hubiC, and Baidu Cloud — establish your hybrid cloud to enjoy more storage flexibility and prevent data loss.
Connect your data quickly and easily
Synology aims to provide you the most convenient way to enjoy all services on DS418j. With Synology QuickConnect, you don't have to deal with difficult DDNS setup. QuickConnect frees you from complicated router configuration and port-forwarding, so your entertainment and work files can be accessed on any computer, laptop, or mobile devices instantly without extra charge. Learn more
Get mobility with our apps
Synology develops versatile mobile apps — DS note, DS audio, DS video, DS photo+, DS cloud, DS file, DS download and DS cam — allowing you to access and manage the contents of your DS418j with smartphones and tablets. QuickConnect brings an easier network experience as it eliminates complicated router configuration or port forwarding. With Synology mobile apps, your multimedia collection and work files are always on the go.
Eco-friendly NAS server
All Synology NAS is designed with energy efficiency in mind. DS418j only consumes 12.75W in HDD Hibernation and 21.6W in access*. With special fan and the smart airflow design, the DS418j keeps the system running cool 24/7, while its noise dampening design makes it quieter than PC counterparts. Synology acknowledges the responsibility as a global citizen, so all Synology products are produced with RoHS compliant parts and packed with recyclable packing materials.
* The power consumption figures may vary on different environments.
The performance figures vary on different environments.
|CPU Model||MindSpeed Comcerto 2000|
|CPU Frequency||Dual Core 1.2 GHz|
|Hardware Encryption Engine|
|System Memory||512 MB DDR3|
|Compatible Drive Type||
|Max. Internal Capacity||24 TB (6 TB HDD X 4) (Capacity may vary by RAID types) (See All Supported HDD)|
|USB 2.0 Port||1|
|USB 3.0 Port||1|
|Size (Height X Width X Depth)||184 mm X 168 mm X 230 mm|
|LAN Number (RJ45)||Gigabit X 1|
|Wake on LAN/WAN|
|System Fan||80 mm X 80 mm X 2 pcs|
|Wireless Support (dongle)|
|Noise Level||18.9 dB(A)|
|Scheduled Power On/Off|
|Power Supply Unit / Adapter||90W|
|AC Input Power Voltage||100V to 240V AC|
|Power Frequency||50/60 HZ, Single Phase|
|Power Consumption||36.7W (Access)
8.5W (HDD Hibernation)
|Operating Temperature||5°C to 35°C (40°F to 95°F)|
|Storage Temperature||-10°C to 70°C (15°F to 155°F)|
|Relative Humidity||5% to 95% RH|
|Maximum Operating Altitude||6500 feet|
|DSM Specifications (See more)|
|Max File System Size||16 TB|
|Max Internal Volume Number||256|
|Max iSCSI Target Number||10|
|Max iSCSI LUN||10|
|Supported RAID Type||
|Volume Expansion with Larger HDDs||
|Volume Expansion by Adding a HDD||
|Global Hot Spare Supported RAID Type||
Data Sheet Synology DS416j (MNS_DS416j_Data_Sheet.pdf, 793 Kb) [Download]
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