Highly scalable NAS meeting extensive data storage needs
Highly scalable storage with uncompromising performance
Equipped with an 8-core CPU and 16GB ECC RDIMM memory, SA3400 delivers sequential throughput at over 5,520 MB/s and 304,277 random IOPS1. Built-in 10GbE Ethernet, PCIe expansions, and the support for both SAS and SATA drives provide resilient configurability with fast data transmission, fulfilling modern enterprises' needs for excellent performance and massive storage scalability simultaneously.
CPU - Intel® Xeon® D-1541 8-core 2.1 GHz
Memory - 16GB DDR4 ECC RDIMM, up to 128GB
Scalability - Up to 180/96 SAS/SATA drives2
Expandability - 2 x PCIe 3.0 for additional add-in cards’ expansion
Scalable up to 180/96 drives delivering more than 1.5 petabytes raw capacity, SA3400 can easily fulfill extensive storage needs, including video post-production and massive surveillance deployment.
Supercharge network performance effortlessly
Built-in dual 10GbE Ethernet ports and dual PCIe 3.0 slots provide high-speed network transmission with additional network interface cards' expansion.
Btrfs: Next generation storage efficiency
Btrfs file system introduces the most advanced storage technologies to meet the management needs of modern large scale businesses:
Flexible Shared Folder/User Quota System provides comprehensive quota control on all user accounts and shared folders
Snapshot Replication provides schedulable and storage capacity-saving data protection with 1,024 shared folder backups and 65,000 system-wide snapshots
File or folder level data restoration makes data recovery fast and flexible
Automatic file self-healing detects and recovers corrupted files without user intervention
Learn more about the benefits of using Btrfs
Ultimate Backup Solution
SA3400 integrates various backup applications to safeguard your important data on any device with an intuitive user interface and durable storage technologies.
Active Backup for Business
Centralize backup tasks for VMware, Windows, and file servers. Restore whatever you want fast and reliably when needed.
Comprehensively back up your data to a local shared folder, an external device, another Synology NAS, an rsync server, or a public cloud to ensure data safety.
Safeguard your computer with Synology Drive Client. Effortlessly perform real-time data backups and point-in-time file recovery.
Active Backup for Office 365 / G Suite
On-premise backup solution with a centralized dashboard. Optimize storage efficiency with single instancing and block-level deduplication technology.
Office 365 G Suite
Fully certified storage virtualization solutions
Synology iSCSI storage fully supports most virtualization solutions to enhance work efficiency with easy management interface. VMware vSphere 6 and VAAI integration helps offload storage operations and optimizes computation efficiency. Windows Offloaded Data Transfer (ODX) speeds up data transfer and migration rate. OpenStack Cinder support turns your Synology NAS into a block-based storage component.
As we're committed to improving product innovation and quality, Synology guarantees a robust and reliable data management experience with a 5-year limited warranty, providing responsive technical support and hardware replacement services to maximize your return on investment.
Powered by Synology DSM
A versatile solution for file management and synchronization.
Secure, reliable, and private mail server solution with an intuitive and modern mail client.
Complete surveillance solution for recording, monitoring, and management.
Active Backup Suite
Integrated, modern, and license-free backup & instant recovery solution for VMware, Windows, Office 365, and G Suite.
Synology High Availability
Seamless transition between clustered servers in the event of a server failure to minimize the impact on applications.
Store multiple backup versions with block-level incremental data backup and cross-version deduplication.
Performance figures may vary depending on environment, usage, and configuration.
SA3400 can scale up to 96 drives with 7 x RX1217sas or 180 drives with 7 x RX2417sas, sold separately.
Intel Xeon D-1541
8-Core 2.1 (base) / 2.7 (turbo) GHz
Hardware Encryption Engine (AES-NI)
16 GB DDR4 ECC RDIMM
Memory Module Pre-installed
16 GB (16 GB x 1)
Total Memory Slots
Memory Expandable up to
128 GB (32 GB x 4)
Synology reserves the right to replace memory modules with the same or higher frequency based on supplier's product life cycle status. Rest assured that the compatibility and stability have been strictly verified with the same benchmark to ensure identical performance.
Please select Synology memory modules for optimum compatibility and reliability. Synology will not provide complete product warranty or technical support if non-Synology memory modules are used for memory expansion.
Maximum Drive Bays with Expansion Unit
96 (RX1217sas) / 180 (RX2417sas)
Compatible Drive Type* (See all supported drives)
3.5" SAS HDD
2.5" SAS HDD
2.5" SAS SSD
3.5" SATA HDD
2.5" SATA HDD
2.5" SATA SSD
Maximum Internal Raw Capacity
192 TB (16 TB drive x 12) (Capacity may vary by RAID types)
Maximum Raw Capacity with Expansion Units
1,536 TB (192 TB + 16 TB drive x 84) (Capacity may vary by RAID types)
Maximum Single Volume Size*
200 TB (32 GB RAM required, for RAID 5 or RAID 6 groups only)
Hot Swappable Drive
"Compatible drive type" indicates the drives that have been tested to be compatible with Synology products. This term does not indicate the maximum connection speed of each drive bay.
The maximum raw capacity is not limited by the maximum single volume size. Synology NAS models may utilize capacities over the maximum single volume size as long as each volume created is below the limit. (Learn more)
Each internal volume (may consist of multiple drives) is expandble up to 108TB (with memory less than 32GB) or 200TB (with memory equal to or greater than 32GB).
RJ-45 1GbE LAN Port
4 (with Link Aggregation / Failover support)
RJ-45 10GbE LAN Port
2 (with Link Aggregation / Failover support)
USB 3.0 Port
2 x Gen3 x8 slots (x8 link)
PCIe Network Interface Card (Learn more)
exFAT Access is purchased separately in Package Center.
Form Factor (RU)
Size (Height x Width x Depth)
88 mm x 482 mm x 724 mm
Rack Installation Support*
4-post 19" rack (Synology Rail Kit - RKS1317)
The rail kit is sold separately
80 mm x 80 mm x 4 pcs
Fan Speed Mode
Easy Replacement System Fan
Scheduled Power On / Off
Wake on LAN / WAN
Power Supply Unit / Adapter
Redundant Power Supply
AC Input Power Voltage
100 V to 240 V AC
50/60 Hz, Single Phase
137.17 W (Access)
70.95 W (HDD Hibernation)
British Thermal Unit
468.04 BTU/hr (Access)
242.09 BTU/hr (HDD Hibernation)
Power consumption is measured when it's fully loaded with Western Digital 1TB WD10EFRX hard drive(s).
Noise Level Testing Environment: Fully loaded with Seagate 2TB ST2000VN000 hard drive(s) in the idle state. Two G.R.A.S. Type 40AE microphones, each set up 1 meter away from the Synology NAS at the front and rear. Background noise: 16.49-17.51 dB(A); Temperature: 24.25-25.75˚C; Humidity: 58.2-61.8%
0°C to 35°C (32°F to 95°F)
-20°C to 60°C (-5°F to 140°F)
5% to 95% RH
The warranty period starts from the purchase date as stated on your purchase receipt. (Learn more)
Main Unit X 1
Accessory Pack X 1
AC Power Cord X 2
Quick Installation Guide X 1
D4RD-2666-16G DDR4 ECC RDIMM*
D4RD-2666-32G DDR4 ECC RDIMM
Surveillance Device License Pack
Expansion Unit: RX1217sas X 7
Expansion Unit: RX2417sas X 7
Synology Ethernet Adapter E10G17-F2
Synology Ethernet Adapter E10G18-T1
Synology Ethernet Adapter E10G18-T2
Synology Rail Kit Sliding - RKS1317
It is required to use D4RD-2666-16G with identical memory modules of the same capacity and frequency. For more information, visit here.
Model specifications are subject to change without prior notice.
| Stock code || IBSY-RSA3400|
| Brand || Synology|
| Series || RackStation NAS|
| Model || SA3400|
| Type || 12-Bay 2U SAS/SATA, 2x PSU (no RAIL KIT), 16GB, Xeon 8-core, 10GbE|
| ROHS || Y|
| Date added || 29/05/2019|
SA3400 Spec Information
| Platter size || 3.5"|
| RAM/Cache || 16GB DDR4|
| Guarantee || 5yr|
| Processor || Xeon D-1541 8-core 2.1GHz|
| CPU Mark (cpubenchmark.net) || 11333|
| Total Drives || 12|
| RAID || 0:1:5:6:|
| Rack size || 2|
SA3400 Spec Connections
|USB3||USB3 type A (host)||External||2|
|PCIe||PCIe v3 x8||External||2|
| Speed/RPM || SAS/SATA to 1GbE and 10GbE|
| Weight (kg) || 22kg|
| Weight (bare) || 14.5kg|
| Colour || Black|
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