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SATA to Gigabit Ethernet (1,000 Mbit/s)
512MB RAM
Marvell Armada 385 88F6820 dual-core 1.0GHz
2yr Warranty
Description
Synology DiskStation DS416slim

Small size, huge possibilities.

DS416slim is a 4-bay NAS server for 2.5" drives, aimed at home users and professionals in need of a compact, power-saving, easily transportable storage solution. Accommodating up to four disks, it provides all essential services to increase productivity at work or serve as a comprehensive media center solution.

High-performance and encryption engine
DS416slim boasts a dual-core CPU with a dedicated encryption engine and 512MB of DDR3 RAM. With link aggregation enabled, DS416slim delivers up to 170.23 MB/s in reading and 77.62 MB/s in writing. Reading through a single Gigabit LAN speed goes up to 112.77 MB/s.

Dual LAN with failover and Link Aggregation support
Equipped with dual LAN ports, DS416slim ensures continual network service in case one LAN connection fails, decreasing the risk of network downtime. Link Aggregation takes advantage of the dual LAN ports to enhance connection speeds beyond the limits of a single cable or port.

Painless disk installation and fast fan replacement
With the detachable fan module, DS416slim makes fan replacement or cleaning easier than ever. At the same time, the snap-in drive tray design allows for fast and neat disk installation. This makes it easy to keep DS416slim clean and running perfectly all the time.

Ultra-compact yet functional
DS416slim weighs less than 700 grams and can be be easily transported to serve as a local file and backup servers during off-site assignments. Despite its incredibly compact form factor, it can host up to 8TB of raw data and features two USB 3.0 ports for fast backup from external drives .

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. 

Hardware Specifications CPU CPU Model Marvell Armada 385 88F6820 CPU Architecture 32-bit CPU Frequency Dual Core 1.0 GHz Floating Point   Hardware Encryption Engine   Memory System Memory 512 MB DDR3 Storage Drive Bay(s) 4 Compatible Drive Type 2.5" SATA III / SATA II HDD (Up to 12.5mm drive height) 2.5" SATA III / SATA II SSD Maximum Internal Raw Capacity 8 TB (2 TB HDD x 4) (Capacity may vary by RAID types) Maximum Single Volume Size 16 TB Hot Swappable Drive   External Ports USB 3.0 Port 2 File System Internal Drives EXT4 External Drives EXT4 EXT3 FAT NTFS HFS+ (Read Only, with max. volume size 2TB) Appearance Size (Height x Width x Depth) 120 mm x 105 mm x 142 mm  Weight 0.66 kg  Others RJ-45 1GbE LAN Port 2 (with Link Aggregation / Failover support) Wake on LAN/WAN   System Fan 60 mm x 60 mm x 1 pcs Fan Speed Mode Cool Mode Quiet Mode Low-power Mode Easy Replacement System Fan   Wireless Support (dongle)   Brightness adjustable front LED indicators   Power Recovery   Noise Level* 20.3 dB(A)  Scheduled Power On/Off   Power Supply Unit / Adapter 30W  AC Input Power Voltage 100V to 240V AC Power Frequency 50/60 Hz, Single Phase Power Consumption* 17.17 W (Access) 
11.63 W (HDD Hibernation)  British Thermal Unit 58.63 BTU/hr (Access) 
39.71 BTU/hr (HDD Hibernation)  Environment Temperature Operating Temperature 5°C to 40°C (40°F to 104°F) Storage Temperature -20°C to 60°C (-5°F to 140°F) Relative Humidity 5% to 95% RH Certification FCC Class B CE Class B BSMI Class B Warranty 2 Years Notes Power consumption is measured when fully loaded with Western Digital 1TB WD10JFCX hard drive(s). Noise Level Testing Environment: Fully loaded with WD 1TB WD10JFCX hard drive(s) in idle; Two G.R.A.S. Type 40AE microphones, each set up at 1 meter away from the Synology NAS front and rear; Background noise: 17.2 dB(A); Temperature: 23.6˚C; Humidity: 58.2%. DSM Specifications  Storage Management Maximum Internal Volume Number 256 Maximum iSCSI Target Number 10 Maximum iSCSI LUN 10 Supported RAID Type Synology Hybrid RAID Basic JBOD RAID 0 RAID 1 RAID 5 RAID 6 RAID 10 RAID Migration Basic to RAID 1 Basic to RAID 5 RAID 1 to RAID 5 RAID 5 to RAID 6 Volume Expansion with Larger HDDs Synology Hybrid RAID RAID 1 RAID 5 RAID 6 Volume Expansion by Adding a HDD Synology Hybrid RAID RAID 5 JBOD Global Hot Spare Supported RAID Type Synology Hybrid RAID RAID 1 RAID 5 File Sharing Capacity Maximum User Accounts 2048 Maximum Groups 256 Maximum Shared Folder 256 Maximum Shared Folder Sync Tasks 2 Maximum Concurrent CIFS/AFP/FTP Connections 128 Windows Access Control List (ACL) Integration   NFS Kerberos Authentication   Log Center   Syslog Events per Second 100 Add-on Packages  Cloud Station Server   Maximum Concurrent File Transfers 128 Download Station   Maximum Concurrent Download Tasks 30 Media Server   DLNA Certification   PDF Viewer   Spreadsheet   Surveillance Station   Maximum IP cam (Licenses required) 8 (including 2 Free License) Total FPS (H.264)* 300 FPS @ 720p (1280x720) 
150 FPS @ 1080p (1920×1080) 
100 FPS @ 3M (2048x1536) 
40 FPS @ 5M (2591x1944) Total FPS (MJPEG)* 150 FPS @ 720p (1280x720) 
75 FPS @ 1080p (1920×1080) 
50 FPS @ 3M (2048x1536) 
25 FPS @ 5M (2591x1944) Video Station   Video Transcoding Group 2  VPN Server   Maximum Connections 5 Environment & Packaging Environment RoHS Compliant Packaging Content Main Unit X 1 Welcome Note X 1 Accessory Pack X 1 AC Power Adapter X 1 RJ-45 LAN Cable X 2 Optional Accessories Remote Camera License Pack VS360HD
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Stock code IBSY-416S
Brand Synology
Series Slim DiskStation NAS
Model DS416slim
Type 4-Bay, for 2.5" Drives (512MB RAM)
UPC 846504002085
ROHS Y
Date added 14/01/2016

DS416slim Spec Information

Form Factor / Drive Height 120x105x142mm
Platter size 2.5"
RAM/Cache 512MB
Guarantee 2yr
Processor Marvell Armada 385 88F6820 dual-core 1.0GHz
CPU Mark (cpubenchmark.net) low
Total Drives 4
RAID 0:1:5:6

DS416slim Spec Connections

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LANLANExternal2
SATASATA 7-pin Discrete with PowerInternal4
USB3USB3 type A (host)External2

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DS416slim Speed

Speed/RPM SATA to Gigabit Ethernet (1,000 Mbit/s)

Physical

Colour Black
Weight (kg) 2.05kg
Weight (bare) 660g
External Length (mm) 300cm
External Width (mm) 250cm
External Height (mm) 200cm
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Synology Slim DiskStation NAS DS416slim 4-Bay, for 2.5" Drives (512MB RAM)



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SATA to Gigabit Ethernet (1,000 Mbit/s)
512MB RAM
Marvell Armada 385 88F6820 dual-core 1.0GHz
2yr Warranty

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Synology DiskStation DS416slim

Small size, huge possibilities.

DS416slim is a 4-bay NAS server for 2.5" drives, aimed at home users and professionals in need of a compact, power-saving, easily transportable storage solution. Accommodating up to four disks, it provides all essential services to increase productivity at work or serve as a comprehensive media center solution.

High-performance and encryption engine
DS416slim boasts a dual-core CPU with a dedicated encryption engine and 512MB of DDR3 RAM. With link aggregation enabled, DS416slim delivers up to 170.23 MB/s in reading and 77.62 MB/s in writing. Reading through a single Gigabit LAN speed goes up to 112.77 MB/s.

Dual LAN with failover and Link Aggregation support
Equipped with dual LAN ports, DS416slim ensures continual network service in case one LAN connection fails, decreasing the risk of network downtime. Link Aggregation takes advantage of the dual LAN ports to enhance connection speeds beyond the limits of a single cable or port.

Painless disk installation and fast fan replacement
With the detachable fan module, DS416slim makes fan replacement or cleaning easier than ever. At the same time, the snap-in drive tray design allows for fast and neat disk installation. This makes it easy to keep DS416slim clean and running perfectly all the time.

Ultra-compact yet functional
DS416slim weighs less than 700 grams and can be be easily transported to serve as a local file and backup servers during off-site assignments. Despite its incredibly compact form factor, it can host up to 8TB of raw data and features two USB 3.0 ports for fast backup from external drives .

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. 

Hardware Specifications
CPU
CPU Model Marvell Armada 385 88F6820
CPU Architecture 32-bit
CPU Frequency Dual Core 1.0 GHz
Floating Point  
Hardware Encryption Engine  
Memory
System Memory 512 MB DDR3
Storage
Drive Bay(s) 4
Compatible Drive Type
  • 2.5" SATA III / SATA II HDD (Up to 12.5mm drive height)
  • 2.5" SATA III / SATA II SSD
Maximum Internal Raw Capacity 8 TB (2 TB HDD x 4) (Capacity may vary by RAID types)
Maximum Single Volume Size 16 TB
Hot Swappable Drive  
External Ports
USB 3.0 Port 2
File System
Internal Drives EXT4
External Drives
  • EXT4
  • EXT3
  • FAT
  • NTFS
  • HFS+ (Read Only, with max. volume size 2TB)
Appearance
Size (Height x Width x Depth) 120 mm x 105 mm x 142 mm 
Weight 0.66 kg 
Others
RJ-45 1GbE LAN Port 2 (with Link Aggregation / Failover support)
Wake on LAN/WAN  
System Fan 60 mm x 60 mm x 1 pcs
Fan Speed Mode
  • Cool Mode
  • Quiet Mode
  • Low-power Mode
Easy Replacement System Fan  
Wireless Support (dongle)  
Brightness adjustable front LED indicators  
Power Recovery  
Noise Level* 20.3 dB(A) 
Scheduled Power On/Off  
Power Supply Unit / Adapter 30W 
AC Input Power Voltage 100V to 240V AC
Power Frequency 50/60 Hz, Single Phase
Power Consumption* 17.17 W (Access) 
11.63 W (HDD Hibernation) 
British Thermal Unit 58.63 BTU/hr (Access) 
39.71 BTU/hr (HDD Hibernation) 
Environment Temperature
Operating Temperature 5°C to 40°C (40°F to 104°F)
Storage Temperature -20°C to 60°C (-5°F to 140°F)
Relative Humidity 5% to 95% RH
Certification
  • FCC Class B
  • CE Class B
  • BSMI Class B
Warranty 2 Years
Notes
  • Power consumption is measured when fully loaded with Western Digital 1TB WD10JFCX hard drive(s).
  • Noise Level Testing Environment: Fully loaded with WD 1TB WD10JFCX hard drive(s) in idle; Two G.R.A.S. Type 40AE microphones, each set up at 1 meter away from the Synology NAS front and rear; Background noise: 17.2 dB(A); Temperature: 23.6˚C; Humidity: 58.2%.
DSM Specifications 
Storage Management
Maximum Internal Volume Number 256
Maximum iSCSI Target Number 10
Maximum iSCSI LUN 10
Supported RAID Type
  • Synology Hybrid RAID
  • Basic
  • JBOD
  • RAID 0
  • RAID 1
  • RAID 5
  • RAID 6
  • RAID 10
RAID Migration
  • Basic to RAID 1
  • Basic to RAID 5
  • RAID 1 to RAID 5
  • RAID 5 to RAID 6
Volume Expansion with Larger HDDs
  • Synology Hybrid RAID
  • RAID 1
  • RAID 5
  • RAID 6
Volume Expansion by Adding a HDD
  • Synology Hybrid RAID
  • RAID 5
  • JBOD
Global Hot Spare Supported RAID Type
  • Synology Hybrid RAID
  • RAID 1
  • RAID 5
File Sharing Capacity
Maximum User Accounts 2048
Maximum Groups 256
Maximum Shared Folder 256
Maximum Shared Folder Sync Tasks 2
Maximum Concurrent CIFS/AFP/FTP Connections 128
Windows Access Control List (ACL) Integration  
NFS Kerberos Authentication  
Log Center  
Syslog Events per Second 100
Add-on Packages 
Cloud Station Server  
Maximum Concurrent File Transfers 128
Download Station  
Maximum Concurrent Download Tasks 30
Media Server  
DLNA Certification  
PDF Viewer  
Spreadsheet  
Surveillance Station  
Maximum IP cam (Licenses required) 8 (including 2 Free License)
Total FPS (H.264)* 300 FPS @ 720p (1280x720) 
150 FPS @ 1080p (1920×1080) 
100 FPS @ 3M (2048x1536) 
40 FPS @ 5M (2591x1944)
Total FPS (MJPEG)* 150 FPS @ 720p (1280x720) 
75 FPS @ 1080p (1920×1080) 
50 FPS @ 3M (2048x1536) 
25 FPS @ 5M (2591x1944)
Video Station  
Video Transcoding Group 2 
VPN Server  
Maximum Connections 5
Environment & Packaging
Environment RoHS Compliant
Packaging Content
  • Main Unit X 1
  • Welcome Note X 1
  • Accessory Pack X 1
  • AC Power Adapter X 1
  • RJ-45 LAN Cable X 2
Optional Accessories
  • Remote
  • Camera License Pack
  • VS360HD
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Specifications

General

Stock code IBSY-416S
Brand Synology
Series Slim DiskStation NAS
Model DS416slim
Type 4-Bay, for 2.5" Drives (512MB RAM)
UPC 846504002085
ROHS Y
Date added 14/01/2016

DS416slim Spec Information

Form Factor / Drive Height 120x105x142mm
Platter size 2.5"
RAM/Cache 512MB
Guarantee 2yr
Processor Marvell Armada 385 88F6820 dual-core 1.0GHz
CPU Mark (cpubenchmark.net) low
Total Drives 4
RAID 0:1:5:6

DS416slim Spec Connections

sub- connectionI/EQuantity
LANLANExternal2
SATASATA 7-pin Discrete with PowerInternal4
USB3USB3 type A (host)External2

Software

DS416slim Speed

Speed/RPM SATA to Gigabit Ethernet (1,000 Mbit/s)

Physical

Colour Black
Weight (kg) 2.05kg
Weight (bare) 660g
External Length (mm) 300cm
External Width (mm) 250cm
External Height (mm) 200cm
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Rubbish RAM On these but if you put in 4 x SSDs it doesn't really matter! This is cheap for a 4 bay SSD option it really is. Get the most out of your drives!
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Is there a difference between network drive, backup drive, network hard drive and nas drive?

There is no physical difference between a network drive, backup drive, network hard drive and NAS drive, the MAIN difference is about the use of the equipment. So:

A Network Drive is a area on storage that is useable to anyone on the network and will be visible to the device you are using if you have the correct login/password.

A Backup Drive is a storage device is a area of NAS or DAS storage that is used JUST for backups and only for writing, not reading - it backs up one or multiple devices on a regular basis.


A Network Hard Drive is the same as a network drive, but instead of a portion of online storage that is network/internet accessible, it is an entire disk drive. Much larger and often includes a RAID drive acting as a fall-back.

A NAS Drive can do all of the above. It can be set up to be a backup drive for all your devices, it can make either a portion or ALL of the storage available over the internet or network, it can do all of these at the same time and can give you much, much more access options thanks to NAS software from the likes of QNAP, Synology, WD, Asustor, Buffalo and Drobo.


 

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What is a server at home?

A server at home is a network attached storage device (NAS) that is like a computer, but with the emphasis on storage space. They can be purchased for as little as £100 and mean all your data can be accessed, used and backed up to and from overt the internet or your home network (WiFi etc). Bigger and more expensive home servers can do more, such as virtual computers, surveillance recording and multimedia access.

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What is meant by diskless NAS?

A Diskless NAS means that it a network storage device that is sold without any Hard Drives inside. Many NAS Brands like WD and Buffalo will only sell their NAS server devices with Drives already installed - this can often increase the price significantly, as well as limit the Hard Drives you want to install. A diskless NAS is a device that you can choose which drives, how many and the capacity you want and install them yourself, for a more bespoke NAS storage device. Installing the Hard Drives is very easy and you can often save a lot of time and improve your long term storage by choosing a diskless NAS and selecting the drives yourself.

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What is a NAS external hard drive?

A NAS external Hard Drive is an external storage device that, unlike USB 3.0 and eSATA external Hard Drives, is accessed used the internet or your home network. So that means you can access the contents (DATA) of the NAS on your iPhone, iPad, Smart TV, PS4, XBOX One, Sonos Sound System, Bose system, Laptop, Smartphone and pretty much any DLNA enabled device without having to connect to it with a cable. Meaning you do not need to carry duplicates of all your data on all your devices, but can have one central NAS storage devices that all the other devices can access.

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How do I connect to my NAS remotely?

You can connect to your NAS server remotely with the mobile applications that are free with your NAS Brand manufacturer for iOS and Android. Alternatively you can use a number of desktop applications from the big brands QNAP and Synology NAS to access your device remotely. Lastly you can create a network and internet accessible drive with iSCSI and then setup software (Virtual Machine, backup, Surveillance and more) on your Mac or Windows machine to read and write to the NAS remotely.

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What is a NAS drive used for?

A NAS drive can be used for the following:

Apple Time Machine Backups
Synchronized Backups of Windows and Android devices
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Printer Server
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Email Server
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What are the different types of RAID?

The most popular and recommended RAID levels for a 2-Bay NAS and 4-Bay NAS from Synology and QNAP are:

RAID 0 - Meaning all drive storage is pooled together into 1 big drive - MOST UNSAFE
RAID 1 - Drives are duplicated so you lose half the available storage, but have a complete, up to the second copy of your data
RAID 5 - You lose 1 drive of data storage space, but data is spread across all the available drives and a small piece of information called PARITY is created each wave/stripe that makes a blueprint of all the data
RAID 6 - Same as above, but it removes two drives worth of space and protects you against the loss of two Hard Drives

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What is a RAID hard drive?

A RAID Hard drive is a Hard Disk Drive that is designed to be used in a RAID configuration - in simple terms it is a drive that can be installed with multiple other drives of the same type (such as WD Red RAID Drives, WD Purples Surveillance RAID Drives and Seagate Ironwolf NAS RAID Drives). These are designed to be on for long periods of time and for handling data that is shared and/or duplicated across multiple drives at once - constructed with better vibration, head and access controls). Most other drives are designed to work on their own.

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What is raid on a NAS?

RAID on a NAS is a means to protect yourself from losing your data due to hard drive failure. Hard Drives are the 2nd most vulnerable area of a NAS device and if a drive fails and you do not have a copy of the data elsewhere, you will most likely lose it all. RAID gives you a safety net (called REDUNDANCY) which means you can afford to lose 1, 2 or even 3 hard drives with the right configuration. The most common options are:

RAID 0 - Meaning all drive storage is pooled together into 1 big drive - MOST UNSAFE
RAID 1 - Drives are duplicated so you lose half the available storage, but have a complete, up to the second copy of your data
RAID 5 - You lose 1 drive of data storage space, but data is spread across all the available drives and a small piece of information called PARITY is created each wave/stripe that makes a blueprint of all the data
RAID 6 - Same as above, but it removes two drives worth of space and protects you against the loss of two Hard Drives

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What is a personal cloud storage device?

A personal Cloud storage device is a piece of Hardware, Like a NAS, that gives you the access, freedom, speed and utility of popular 3rd party cloud providers such as Dropbox, Google Drive, iCloud, Amazon S3 and more. However unlike those providers that hold your data on a server farm hundreds or thousands of miles away, where you it can be broken into, a Personal Cloud (NAS) lives in your home/office and can be protected with both bespoke AES-256bit encryption, individual login credentials and if the worst case scenario, can be simply unplugged from the network/internet.


It is also considerably cheaper in the long term.


 

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How do you connect to a NAS?

You can connect to a device in several ways:


- You can connect to a NAS via your home network as long as it is connected to the same router/switch that your other devices are connected to, via cable or over Wi-Fi (the devices, not the NAS)


- You can connect over the internet using the NAS manufacturer’s respective software on desktop or mobile platforms for Mac, Windows and Android devices


- You can also access the data as a network drive (where the location of the drive with be an IP - 192.168. etc.) and then the drive can be read and written to as needed


Thank you


 

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How does a NAS device work?

Excellent Question. A NAS devices like a computer that is dedicated to storing data that is made accessible across all your internet enabled devices. It connects to your home network (in simple terms, the internet connected network in your home or office) and makes the data that is store on it accessible. You can also access the data from outside the phone via WiFi at hotspots and other buildings, or via your mobile 3G or 4G internet connection.

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Do you really need a NAS?

If you have data spread across multiple devices without a single backup location, then YES, you really do need a NAS drive. As it will make backing up with multiple devices easier, more automated and reliable.


If you are a business with large amounts of data that needs to be accessible quickly, across multiple machines or outside your office environment for off-site staff or clients, then YES you needs a NAS.


If you want your internet accessible data to be 100% inaccessible when needed (for security) and are considering a Cloud provider or a NAS, BUY A NAS!!! It is cheaper in the long run and can have individual and bespoke security measures. 


 

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What is a NAS drives for home?

A NAS drive for Home is the means of storing your data in a central location that can be used for more home and entertainment based applications. Often these are 2-Bay or 4-Bay NAS Devices that support applications such as Plex, DLNA Server support, Backups like Apple Time Machine and Surveillance over IP cameras from companies such as Edimax and Reolink. The Hard drives in a NAS Drive for Home are recommended to be WD Red NAS Drives or Seagate Ironwolf NAS drives.


 

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Why the price on the first video is £160 and currently it is £249?
Are the models different or are there any extras included with the current one?
Or just inflation ...
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Takes less space, can use fast SSD drives - which also makes it very quite.
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This product has not been announced yet. The picture shows the DS414slim. When will the DS416slim be announced or released by Synology?
Hi,


We are currently waiting for a release date for this unit. You can click on the "Notify Me" button to get an email when this unit is available. Alternatively you may "Request a Quote" and we will keep you up to date with the unit’s progress





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