Synology DS216play




Key specs

Number of hard drive bays
2
Integrated hard drive
No
Recommended for use
Making a backup, Save photos and videos
Processor cores
Dual-core (2)
Internal RAM
1 GB

Pros and cons

According to our NAS expert
  • Pros:
    Synology DSM is a comprehensive, user-friendly workspace.
  • Pros:
    There are free plug-ins to add functionalities.
  • Pros:
    Stream movies, music, and photos directly to your TV via your Chromecast or Apple TV.
  • Con:
    There are no hard drives included, see our bundles.
  • Con:
    The NAS isn't powerful enough to stream HD via Plex.
Product Expert NAS

The Synology DS216play is powerful enough to transcode real-time HD-videos. Besides backing up and sharing files in the network, this NAS's optimized to stream videos. Thanks to the processor, with its integrated video encoder, the Synology DS216play can convert video files and then send them in a suitable format (via DLNA) to your smart TV, Chromecast, tablet, and smartphone. In sleep mode, the NAS uses 6.83W and is fitted with a USB 2.0 and 3.0 port.


Included by default

  • Welcome note
  • Accessory package
  • Network cable
  • AC adapter


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Synology DS216play

Specifications

Product

Product number
649774
Manufacturer code
DS216play
Brand
Synology
Warranty
2 years
Warranty type
Carry-in warranty

Memory properties

Number of hard drive bays
2
Internal RAM
1 GB
Total number of RAM slots
1
Integrated hard drive
No
Total storage capacity
20 TB
Suitable for hard drive size
3.5 inches
Cache memory
1 GB
RAID
JBOD, RAID 0, RAID 1, Synology Hybrid RAID

Functions

NAS functions
Backup server, Download server, FTP server, Media server, Photo server, Print server, Surveillance station, VPN server, Web server
NAS application center
Yes
DLNA
Yes
UPnP AV support
Yes
FTP server
Yes
On/off switch
Yes
Kensington lock
Yes
Apple Time Machine support
Yes
Chromecast support
Yes
Maximum number of simultaneous users
More than 10
Number of IP camera licenses included
2
Plex support
No
Automatic switch on/off
No
Suitable for IFTTT
No
Recommended for use
Making a backup, Save photos and videos

Onderscheidingen

Best tested
No

Aansluitingen en verbindingen

LACP Link aggregation
No
iSCSI support
Yes
Thunderbolt connector
No
Bluetooth
No
Number of female standard USB-A ports
2
Ethernet speed
Gigabit Ethernet (1000Mbps)
Number of ethernet ports
1

Processor properties

Processor
STM
Processor brand
STM
Processor family
STM
Processor code name
STM
Processor cores
Dual-core (2)
Clock speed
1500 MHz
Turbo speed
1500 MHz

Physical properties

Depth
22,55 cm
Width
10 cm
Height
16 cm
Type NAS
Upright
Weight
0,88 kg