Synology DS218 Play Dubai


Synology DS218 Play Dubai

The Synology DS218 Play Dubai is a powerful DiskStation in Dubai which comes equipped with a Quad-Core processor, an AES-NI hardware encryption engine, Btrfs file system support, and Cinema 4K video transcoding.


Synology DS218 Play DiskStation Dubai

Synology DS218 Play Dubai DiskStation is equipped with 2 drive bays that are capable of natively supporting 3.5″ SATA hard drives, as well as 2.5″ SATA hard drives and SSDs. Using its two drive bays, this NAS will allow you to store and share a large number of files, including videos, music, photos, and documents with up to 2048 user accounts and 200 maximum concurrent connections.

The Synology DS218 Play Dubai is a powerful DiskStation in Dubai which comes equipped with a Quad-Core processor, an AES-NI hardware encryption engine, Btrfs file system support, and Cinema 4K video transcoding. It is designed for those who need an all-around storage solution that has been optimized to not only safeguard data, but also deliver fast file transfer speeds, real-time 4K video streaming, and the storage of Ultra HD content.

The DS218 Play runs on Synology DiskStation Manager (DSM) OS, which is a browser-based operating system which helps to simplify managing your Synology NAS. Its CPU is a 1.4 GHz Realtek RTD1296 Quad-Core and its 1GB of DDR4 RAM allows frequently-used files and applications to be quickly accessed. The NAS is capable of achieving sequential read and write speeds of up to 112 MB/s, while a dedicated hardware transcoding engine can transcode H.264 (AVC), H.265 (HEVC), MPEG-2, and VC-1 video at resolutions up to 4096 x 2160 at up to 60 fps via Video Station and DS video. This allows 4K videos to be converted and played on-the-fly on devices that do not natively support Ultra HD formats.

The Synology DS218 Play Dubai 2-Bay NAS Enclosure operates on 100-240 VAC at 50/60 Hz and includes an accessory pack, a 60W AC power adapter, a power cord, and an RJ45 LAN cable. It is protected by a limited 2-year warranty.

General Features

  • Entertainment with 4K Ultra HD Capabilities
    • Designed for multimedia enthusiasts, the DS218play supports the real-time transcoding of 4K Ultra HD source content. With the availability of centralized management, the DS218 Play is well-suited for fast file sharing and reliable backups for all types of devices. It also features a 1.4 GHz Quad-Core processor, 112 MB/s read and write speeds, and eco-friendly power usage, with 5.16W during HDD hibernation and 16.79W during HDD access.
  • Enjoy 4K Videos On-the-Go
    • Access and stream your 4K media content virtually anytime and anywhere. The DS218 Play supports 4K live transcoding via Video Station and DS video, allowing 4K videos to be converted and played on TVs, smartphones, and other media players that do not natively support Ultra HD formats.
  • Multimedia Powerhouse
    • Access your multimedia content with an intuitive web-based interface.
  • Video Interface
    • Video Station lets you manage and organize movies, TV shows, and home video, 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. Audio Station also supports lossless formats, helping to ensure pristine audio quality.
  • Integration with Your Mobile Devices
    • Synology mobile applications, such as DS audio, DS Photo, and DS video, are designed to allow quick and secure access to your data.
  • User-Friendly 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 most Internet-connected devices with no additional charge.

Powered by Synology DSM

  • Desktop Backup
    • Simplified backup solution for your Windows, Mac, and mobile devices.
  • Public Cloud Integration
    • Back up and synchronize easily between your public and cloud accounts and your NAS
  • File Server/Management
    • Powerful built-in file management and sharing services.
  • DSM UI
    • Synology’s DSM operating system has an intuitive user interface and powerful capabilities.
  • Security
    • 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.

Synology DS218 Play Dubai Specs

CPU 1.4 GHz Realtek RTD1296 Quad-Core
Total Installed Memory 1 GB DDR4
Number of Bays 2 x 3.5″
Connections 2 x USB Type-A (USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gb/s))
1 x RJ45 (Gigabit Ethernet)
Compatible Drive Interface SATA
Media Card Slots None
Maximum Filled Capacity 24 TB
Supported Protocols AFP
Supported File Systems External: EXT3, EXT4, FAT, HFS+, NTFS
Internal: EXT4
OS Compatibility Windows 7
Windows 8.1
Windows 10
macOS 10.11 or Later
Supported Browsers Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari
Supported Languages Brazilian Portuguese
Simplified Chinese
Traditional Chinese
VPN Server Connections 15
AC Input Power 100 to 240 VAC, 50 / 60 Hz
DC Input Power 60 VDC
Power Source AC Adapter
Power Consumption 16.79 W (Typical)
5.16 W (Standby)
Operating Temperature 40 to 104°F / 4 to 40°C
Operating Humidity 5 to 95%
Storage Temperature -5 to 140°F / -21 to 60°C
Certifications BSMI, CE, EAC, FCC, RCM, as per Manufacturer
Status Monitoring LED Indicator
Cooling 1 x 92 mm Fan
Noise Level 19.9 dBA
Dimensions 6.5 x 3.9 x 8.9″ / 165 x 100 x 225.5 mm
Weight 1.9 lb / 0.9 kg
Packaging Info
Package Weight 3.95 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 11.45 x 10.95 x 4.75″
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