Product information: Diskstation DS213J 2-Bay Gigabit Ethernet Network Attached Storage Enclosure
Your own cloud entertainment starts here
Designed for small offices and home use, DS213j is a budget-friendly 2-bay NAS server providing a solution for file storage, sharing, data protection, and multimedia streaming. With ideal performance and low power consumption, DS213j helps create your perfect personal cloud.
- Ideal performance brings optimal home multimedia experience
- Floating-point unit CPU enhances multimedia processing
- DLNA Certified® media server
- Award winning OS - DiskStation Manager
- Connect your data quickly and easily
- Ultimate file center
- The most compatible sharing
- Backup data in multiple ways
- Your files anywhere with cloud service
- Enjoy multimedia library
- Stream content to your TV
- Get mobility with our apps
- Eco-friendly NAS server
Ideal performance brings optimal home multimedia experience
With a RAID 1 configuration in a Windows® environment, DS213j delivers read and write speeds of over 100 MB/sec and 70 MB/sec1 respectively, allowing you to share an entire Blu-ray quality video in less than 3 minutes.
Floating-point unit CPU enhances multimedia processing
DS213j is equipped with a built-in floating-point unit CPU which speeds up thumbnail processing to enhance photo viewing at different resolutions, while the ample 512MB RAM ensures maximum speed when running multiple multimedia applications.
DLNA Certified® media server
As a DLNA Certified® DMS (Digital Media Server), DS213j can serve as your primary media server, with the capability to host digital multimedia content for local or remote playback. Once connected to a router, DS213j streams music, photos, and videos to DLNA-compliant devices, such as DLNA TVs or gaming consoles without any pre-configuration. You can even browse and select content on DS213j using DS audio to designate a DLNA player within the same local network to play it.
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.
Connect your data quickly and easily
Synology aims to provide you the most convenient way to enjoy all services on DS213j. With Synology QuickConnect, you don't have to deal with difficult DDNS setup. QuickConnect frees you from complicated router configuration and port-forwarding, so your entertainment and work files can be accessed on any computer, laptop, or mobile devices instantly without extra charge.
Ultimate file center
File Station is a fast and secure feature to share and manage your files stored on DS213j. Just drag-n-drop and you can upload data from Mac or PC. Advanced filters make it easy to search for documents, photos, or videos. You can reach your files on mobile devices via DS file - a dedicated mobile app for file access, management, and sharing. HTTPS, SSL/TSL encryption, and link expiry dates also ensure file sharing over the Internet at a high security level.
The most compatible sharing
Enjoy seamless files sharing across Windows®, Mac®, and Linux® platforms as DS213j offers comprehensive network protocol support including FTP, SMB2, AFP, NFS and WebDAV. With Windows AD and LDAP integration, DS213j can fit effortlessly into any existing network environment - there is no need for IT administrators to maintain two sets of credentials. You also won't worry about missing files with the Recycle Bin feature which is supported on AFP, CIFS, File Station, and WebDAV. All files deleted in a shared folder will be automatically moved into the Recycle Bin.
Backup data in multiple ways
No worries about data loss. DS213j is the perfect backup destination for your data, as it supports Windows Backup for Windows users, whereas Mac users enjoy native Time Machine support. You can choose your backup destination to not only be local hard disks, but also connected USB storage devices. Additionally, Backup & Replication allows you to schedule backup tasks and restore the server to any particular point in time, while still minimizing storage consumption and processing time by saving only the specific data block that has been changed between versions.
Your files anywhere with cloud service
DS213j brings you comprehensive cloud service. Cloud Station lets you sync files among DiskStations and multiple devices, including Windows PC, Mac, Linux, iOS, Android, as well as Windows mobile devices, whereas 2-way sync allows file synchronization among different DiskStations. You can even sync files between Google Drive, Dropbox, Baidu and DiskStation - establish your hybrid cloud to enjoy more storage flexibility and prevent data loss.
Enjoy multimedia library
DS213j provides you a central platform to organize, backup, and share photos, music, and video collections. Featuring a streamlined and sleek interface, Synology packages - Photo Station, Audio Station and Video Station - let you build a seamless entertainment hub effortlessly. Since everything is saved on DS213j, you can enjoy more customizable content arrangement and sharing privileges, and no worries about extra monthly fees for storage capacity.
Stream content to your TV
DS213j is highly compatible with other devices, letting you manage and enjoy digital content with the devices you already have: computers, mobile devices, TVs, DLNA devices, and stereos. Synology offers the latest support for TV streaming, including Samsung TV, Roku players, Apple TV, and Google Chromecast, meaning you can stream digital content stored on DS213j to your widescreen TV effortlessly.
Get mobility with our apps
Synology offers versatile mobile apps - DS audio, DS video, DS photo+, DS cloud, DS file, DS download and DS cam - allowing you to access and manage the contents of your DS213j with smartphones and tablets. QuickConnect brings you an easy experience as it eliminates complicated router configuration or port forwarding. With Synology mobile apps, your multimedia collection and work files are always on the go.
Eco-friendly NAS server
All Synology NAS is designed with energy efficiency in mind. DS213j only consumes 3.65W in HDD Hibernation and 19.82W in access. The support of Wake on LAN/WAN and scheduled power on and off can further reduce power consumption and operation cost. Synology acknowledges the responsibility as a global citizen, so all Synology products are produced with RoHS compliant parts and packed with recyclable packing materials.