Synology DiskStation DS1618+

Synology DiskStation DS1618+

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Synology DiskStation DS1618+


Technical Specification s      
CPU Intel Atom C3538 quad-core 2.1GHz    
Hardware encryption engine Yes (AES-NI)    
Memory 4 GB DDR4 Non-ECC SO-DIMM (expandable up to 32 GB with 16 GB ECC SO-DIMM x 2)    
Compatible drive type •  6 x 3.5″ or 2.5″ SATA SSD/HDD (drives not included)

•  2 x M.2 2280/2260/2242 SSD2 (drives not included)

External port •  3 x USB 3.0 port

•  2 x Expansion port

Size (HxWxD) •  166 x 282 x 236 mm

•  166 x 282 x 243 mm (with server ears)

Weight 5.05 kg    
LAN 4 x 1GbE (RJ-45)    
Wake on LAN/WAN Yes    
PCIe 3.0 slot •  x8 slot x 1 (4-lane)

•  10GbE network interface cards support

•  M.2 SSD adapter card support

Scheduled power on/off Yes    
System fan 2 (92 x 92 x 32 mm)    
AC input power voltage 100V to 240V AC    
Power frequency 50/60Hz, single phase    
Operating temperature 0°C to 40°C (32°F to 104°F)    
Storage temperature -20°C to 60°C (-5°F to 140°F)    
Relative humidity 5% to 95% RH    
Maximum operating altitude 3,048 m (10,400 ft)    

General DSM Specification

FTP Server Bandwidth control for TCP connections, custom FTP passive port range, anonymous FTP, FTP SSL/TLS and SFTP protocol, boot over the network with TFTP and PXE support, transfer logs
Universal Search Offer global search into applications and files
Hyper Backup Support local backup, network backup, and backup data to public clouds
Active Backup for Server Centralize data backup for Windows and Linux servers without client installation
Backup tools DSM configuration backup, macOS Time Machine support, Cloud Station Backup Shared folder sync – maximum tasks: 8
Cloud Station Suite Sync data between multiple platforms by installing the client utilities on Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and iOS devices, while retaining up to

32 historical versions of files

Maximum concurrent file transfers: 1,000

Drive •  Maximum Number of Synced Files: 1,000,000 / single file reaction time 437 ms

•  Maximum Number of Concurrent Connections for PC Clients: 550

Cloud Sync One or two-way synchronization with public cloud storage providers including Amazon Drive, Amazon S3-compatible storage, Baidu cloud, Box, Dropbox, Google Cloud Storage, Google Drive, hubiC, MegaDisk, Microsoft OneDrive, OpenStack Swift-compatible storage, WebDAV servers, Yandex Disk
Surveillance Station Maximum IP cameras: 40 (total of 1,200 FPS at 720p, H.264) (includes two free camera licenses; additional cameras require the purchasing of additional licenses)
Virtual Machine Manager Deploy and run various virtual machines on Synology NAS, including Windows, Linux, or Virtual DSM
High Availability Manager Reduce service downtime by setting up two identical NAS into one high-availability cluster
Snapshot Replication • Maximum shared folder snapshots: 1,024 • Maximum replications: 32
Synology Directory Server A flexible and cost-effective domain controller solution
VPN Server Maximum connections: 20, supported VPN protocol: PPTP, OpenVPN™, L2TP/IPSec
MailPlus Server Secure, reliable, and private mail solution with high-availability, load balancing, security and filtering design (Includes 5 free email account licenses; additional accounts require the purchasing of additional licenses)

Networking protocol                                 SMB, AFP, NFS, FTP, WebDAV, CalDAV, iSCSI, Telnet, SSH, SNMP, VPN (PPTP, OpenVPN ™, L2TP)

File system •  Internal: Btrfs, ext4

•  External: Btrfs, ext4, ext3, FAT, NTFS, HFS+, exFAT5

Supported RAID type Synology Hybrid RAID (SHR), Basic, JBOD, RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, RAID 6, RAID 10
Storage management •  Maximum single volume size: 108 TB

•  Maximum of system snapshots: 65,5366

•  Maximum internal volumes: 512

•  Maximum iSCSI targets: 32

•  Maximum iSCSI LUNs: 256

•  iSCSI LUN clone/snapshot support

SSD cache •  Read-write cache support

•  M.2 SSD support

File sharing capability •  Maximum local user accounts: 2,048

•  Maximum local groups: 256

•  Maximum shared folders: 512

•  Maximum concurrent SMB/NFS/AFP/FTP connections: 1,000

Privilege Windows Access Control List (ACL), application privilege
Directory service Windows® AD integration: Domain users login via SMB/NFS/AFP/FTP/File Station, LDAP integration
Virtualization VMware vSphere® 6.5, Microsoft Hyper-V®, Citrix®, OpenStack®
Security Firewall, encrypted shared folder, SMB encryption, FTP over SSL/TLS, SFTP, rsync over SSH, login auto block, Let’s Encrypt support, HTTPS

(Customizable cipher suite)

Supported client Windows 7 and 10, Mac OS X® 10.11 onwards
Supported browser Chrome®, Firefox®, Internet Explorer® 10 onwards, Safari® 10 onwards; Safari (iOS 10 onwards), Chrome (Android™ 6.0 onwards)

English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Dansk, Norsk, Svensk, Nederlands, Русский, Polski, Magyar,

Interface Language                                                              Português do Brasil, Português Europeu, Türkçe, Český,           

Virtual drive, remote folder, Windows ACL editor, compressing/extracting archived files, bandwidth control for specific users or groups,

File Station

creating sharing links, transfer logs

MailPlus Intuitive webmail interface for MailPlus Server, customizable mail labels, filters, and user interface
Collaboration tools •  Chat maximum users: 1,500

•  Office maximum users: 1,800

•  Calendar: support CalDAV and access via mobile devices

Note Station Rich-text note organization and versioning, encryption, sharing, media embedding and attachments
Storage Analyzer Volume and quota usage, total size of files, volume usage and trends based on past usage, size of shared folders, largest/most/least frequently modified files
Antivirus Essential Full system scan, scheduled scan, white list customization, virus definition auto update
Download Station Supported download protocols: BT, HTTP, FTP, NZB, eMule, Thunder, FlashGet, QQDL Maximum concurrent download tasks: 80
Web Station Virtual host (up to 30 websites), PHP/MariaDB®, 3rd-party applications support
Other packages Video Station, Photo Station, Audio Station, DNS Server, RADIUS Server, iTunes® Server, Log Center, additional 3rd-party packages are available in Package Center

Environment and Packaging

Environment safety RoHS compliant
Package content •  DS1618+ main unit x 1

•  Quick Installation Guide x 1

•  Accessory pack x 1

•  AC power cord x 2

•  RJ-45 LAN cable x 2

Optional accessories •  4GB DDR4-2133  Non-ECC SO-DIMM (D4NS2133-4G)

•  16GB DDR4-2133 ECC SO-DIMM (RAMEC2133DDR4SO-16G)

•  Synology E10G17-F2 / E10G15-F1 10Gbps Ethernet adapters

•  Synology M2D17 M.2 SSD adapter card

•  Expansion Unit DX517

•  VisualStation VS360HD, VS960HD

•  Surveillance Device License Pack

•  MailPlus License Pack

•  Virtual DSM License Pack

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