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Synology RackStation RS2418RP+ 12-Bay Scalable Diskless NAS - Quad-Core 2.1GHz CPU - 4GB DDR3 Memory (Exandable up to 64GB) - Supports 12x 3.5"/2.5" Hot Swappable SATA2 HDD/SSD (Max Capacity 96TB) - 2x USB 3.0 Ports, 1x Expansion Port - 4x RJ45 Gigabit LAN - Dual PSU for Redundancy - 3 Year Warranty

 

RackStation RS2418+​/​RS2418RP+

High-capacity and scalable NAS designed for businesses with flexible storage and M.2 SSD expandability

Synology RackStation RS2418RP+ is a 12-bay NAS designed for small- and medium-sized businesses. It provides scalable storage capacity with affordable total cost of ownership, ideal to serve as a file server or centralized backup destination. It can be seamlessly integrated in virtual environments and provides easy-to-use storage applications to safeguard company data assets. Synology RS2418RP+ is backed by Synology's 3-year limited warranty. 5 year warranty is available as an optional bundle with EW202, 2-year Extended Warranty service add-on.

 

 

Scalable Storage Server On-Demand

RS2418+/RS2418RP+ is an ideal storage solution for small- and medium-sized businesses with great flexibility in terms of expandable storage capacity, upgradable memory, and optional high-speed NIC or M.2 SSD cache support. It serves perfectly as a centralized file server, backup target for distributed businesses, or backup target for employee workstations in a growing business. 

 

 

CPU

Quad-core 2.1GHz 

 

 

RAM options

4GB DDR4 UDIMM, up to 64GB

 

 

Scalability

Up to 24 drives with one RX1217/RX1217RP

 

 

 

 

 

Boost your storage performance with easy-to-install add-in cards

Equipped with a PCIe 3.0 slot, RS2418+ supports installing an M.2 SSD adapter card or 10GbE NIC for a high-IOPS system cache and ultra-fast data transmission.

SSD: SSD - Dual M.2 SATA SSD slot, compatible with 2280/2260/2242 form factors

 

10GbE10GbE - 10GbE network capacity for bandwidth-intensive environments

 

 

Next-generation file system for better data protection

The Btrfs file system introduces advanced storage technologies and optimized snapshots to prevent data corruption and reduce maintenance overhead. While ensuring high-level data integrity, it also offers flexible, efficient data protection and recovery tools.

Flexible Shared Folder and 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

 

 

 

 

 

Ultimate Backup Solution

RS2418+ integrates various backup applications to safeguard your important data on any device with an intuitive user interface and durable storage technologies.

 

Active Backup for Server

An agentless backup solution protects data from Windows and Linux servers through SMB and Rsync to minimize deployment and management costs.

 

 

Hyper Backup

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.

 

 

Desktop Backup

Safeguard your PC with Cloud Station Backup. Effortlessly back up data stored on macOS to Synology NAS with Time Machine.

 

 

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. 

 

 

 

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. 

 

     

 

 

 

 

Digital asset protection

Powered by Synology DiskStation Manager (DSM), Synology NAS offers advanced security measures to protect against sudden data loss and potential security holes.

 

 Security Advisor   Analyzes system settings, password strength, network preferences, and removes any possible malware.

 AppArmor   A kernel-level enhancement that blocks malicious programs from accessing unauthorized system resources.

 AES 256-bit encryption   Encrypt shared folders and network data transmission to keep data from unauthorized access.

 2-step verification   Prevent others from logging in to your DSM by generating a one-time password (OTP) on your mobile device.

 Trust Level   Customize the trust level in Package Center to avoid installing packages from untrusted sources, safeguarding your NAS from unknown or tampered package files.

 

 

Powered by Synology DSM

 

DSM UI

Award-winning operating system with an intuitive user interface and powerful capabilities.

 

 

Public Cloud Integration

Backup and synchronize data easily between your public cloud accounts and your NAS.

 

 

 

High Availability

Ensures seamless service transition between clustered servers in the event of a server failure.

 

 

 

Drive

A versatile solution for file management and synchronization. 

 

 

 

Snapshot Replication

Provides schedulable and instantaneous data protection for shared folders and virtual machines on iSCSI LUNs in the event of disaster.

 

 

 

VMM

Run various operating systems in isolated sandboxes. Seamlessly clone, restore and migrate virtual machines.

 

 

 

  • 1Power button and indicator
  • 2Beep off button
  • 3Drive tray lock
  • 4Drive status indicator
  • 5Power port
  • 6Power supply on/off switch
  • 7PSU fan
  • 8Console port
  • 91GbE RJ-45 port
  • 10USB 3.0 port
  • 11Expansion port
  • 12PCIe expansion slot
  • 13Reset button

 

Notes:

  1. RS2418+​/​RS2418RP+ supports one Synology expansion unit RX1217/RX1217RP, sold separately.

 

 

(RS2418RP-Plus)

  • Next-generation data protection and integrity
  • Quad-core CPU for speedy performance
  • On-the-fly scalability up to 24 drives
  • Speedy data encryption with AES-NI
  • Redundancy mechanisms for higher uptime
  • SSD cache technology
  • Model backed with Synology Replacement Service (SRS) - Conditions apply. Refer to the Synology Website
  • Additional Service and Warranty Packages available - ASK your MMT Account Manager for more details.(Service must be purchased with 30 days of the NAS purchase)
  • This NAS model supports Synology High Availability (SHA)
  • RS2418+/RS2418RP+ comes with 4GB DDR4 Non-ECC UDIMM and can support up to 64GB with optional ECC UDIMM.
  • PCIe 3.0 slot - x8 slot x 1 (4-lane) / High-performance network interface card support / M.2 SATA SSD adapter card support
  • Maximum IP cameras: 40
Hardware Specifications
CPU
CPU Model Intel Atom C3538
CPU Architecture 64-bit
CPU Frequency Quad Core 2.1 GHz
Hardware Encryption Engine (AES-NI)  
Memory
System Memory 4 GB DDR4
Memory Module Pre-installed 4GB (1 x 4GB)
Total Memory Slots 4
Memory Expandable up to 64 GB (16 GB x 4)
Storage
Drive Bays 12
Maximum Drive Bays with Expansion Unit 24
Compatible Drive Type*
  • 3.5" SATA HDD
  • 2.5" SATA HDD
  • 2.5" SATA SSD
Maximum Internal Raw Capacity 144 TB (12 TB drive x 12) (Capacity may vary by RAID types)
Maximum Raw Capacity with Expansion Units 288 TB (144 TB + 12 TB drive x 12) (Capacity may vary by RAID types)
Maximum Single Volume Size 108 TB
Hot Swappable Drive  
Notes
  • "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)
External Ports
RJ-45 1GbE LAN Port 4 (with Link Aggregation / Failover support)
USB 3.0 Port 2
Expansion Port 1
PCIe
PCIe Expansion 1 x Gen3 x8 slot (black, x4 link)
Add-in-card support
  • M2D17 - Dual M.2 SSD adapter card for SSD cache
  • PCIe Network Interface Card
Notes RS2418+/RS2418RP+ with M2D17 can only support M.2 SATA SSD. M.2 NVMe/AHCI PCIe SSD is not supported.
File System
Internal Drives
  • Btrfs
  • EXT4
External Drives
  • Btrfs
  • EXT4
  • EXT3
  • FAT
  • NTFS
  • HFS+
  • exFAT*
Notes exFAT Access is purchased separately in Package Center.
Appearance
Size (Height x Width x Depth) 88 mm x 482 mm x 696 mm 
88 mm x 482 mm x 724 mm (for RP model)
Weight 13.22 kg 
13.85 kg (for RP model)
Others
System Fan 80 mm x 80 mm x 4 pcs
Fan Speed Mode
  • Full-Speed Mode
  • Cool Mode
  • Quiet Mode
Easy Replacement System Fan  
Power Recovery  
Noise Level* 54 dB(A) 
54.1 dB(A) (for RP model)
Scheduled Power On/Off  
Wake on LAN/WAN  
Power Supply Unit / Adapter 500W 
2 X 500W (for RP model)
AC Input Power Voltage 100V to 240V AC
Power Frequency 50/60 Hz, Single Phase
Power Consumption* 109 W (Access) 
52.4 W (System Hibernation) 
119.6 W (Access, for RP model) 
55.9 W (System Hibernation, for RP model)
British Thermal Unit 371.92 BTU/hr (Access) 
178.8 BTU/hr (System Hibernation) 
408.09 BTU/hr (Access, for RP model) 
190.74 BTU/hr (System Hibernation, for RP model)
Redundant Power Supply (for xs+ and RP model)  
Environment Temperature
Operating Temperature 5°C to 35°C (40°F to 95°F)
Storage Temperature -20°C to 60°C (-5°F to 140°F)
Relative Humidity 5% to 95% RH
Certification
  • EAC
  • VCCI
  • CCC
  • RCM
  • FCC
  • CE
  • BSMI
Warranty 3 Year Hardware Warranty, Extendable to 5 Year Coverage - EW202
Notes
  • Support for Wake on WAN needs switch and routers which recognize Magic Packet.
  • Noise Level Testing Environment: Fully loaded with Seagate 2TB ST2000VN000 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: 16.49-17.51 dB(A); Temperature: 24.25-25.75˚C; Humidity: 58.2-61.8%
DSM Specifications
Storage Management
Maximum Internal Volume Number 512
Maximum iSCSI Target Number 32
Maximum iSCSI LUN 256
iSCSI LUN Clone/Snapshot, Windows ODX  
SSD Read/Write Cache   
SSD TRIM  
RAID Group  
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
  • RAID 6
  • JBOD
Global Hot Spare Supported RAID Type
  • Synology Hybrid RAID
  • RAID 1
  • RAID 5
  • RAID 6
  • RAID 10
File Sharing Capacity
Maximum Local User Accounts 2048
Maximum Local Groups 256
Maximum Shared Folder 512
Maximum Shared Folder Sync Tasks 8
Maximum Concurrent CIFS/AFP/FTP Connections 1000
Windows Access Control List (ACL) Integration  
NFS Kerberos Authentication  
High Availability Manager  
Log Center  
Syslog Events per Second 800
Virtualization
VMware vSphere 6 with VAAI  
Windows Server 2012  
Windows Server 2012 R2  
Windows Server 2016  
Citrix Ready  
OpenStack  
Add-on Packages 
Antivirus by McAfee (Trial)  
Central Management System  
Chat  
Maximum Users 1500
Notes
  • The number of concurrent HTTP connections for Chat was configured to the maximum.
  • CPU and RAM usage were both under 80% when the number of maximum users was reached.
  • For tested models with expandable memory, the maximum amount of RAM was installed.
Cloud Station Server  
Maximum Number of Concurrently Connected Devices 1000
Maximum Number of Concurrently Connected Devices (with RAM expansion) 2000
Maximum Number of Synced Files (btrfs) 1,000,000 / single file reaction time 776 ms
Maximum Number of Synced Files (ext4) 1,000,000 / single file reaction time 521 ms
Notes
  • The maximum number of concurrently connected devices refers to the maximum number of devices that can remain connected at the same time. For more information on file processing capability, please refer to the reaction time for file processing.
  • File reaction time refers to the preparation time required for other devices to start downloading a 10KByte file from a Synology NAS after the file has been added to the NAS. RAM expansion was not used during testing.
  • Non-encrypted shared folders were used during the aforementioned testing.
Document Viewer  
Download Station  
Maximum Concurrent Download Tasks 80
Drive  
Maximum Number of Synced Files 1,000,000 / single file reaction time 437 ms
Maximum Number of Concurrent Connections for PC Clients 550
Notes
  • The Btrfs file system was used for the purpose of testing.
  • The maximum number of concurrent connections refers to the maximum number of connections that could be maintained when the maximum number of synced files was reached.
  • File reaction time refers to the preparation time required for other devices to start downloading a 10KByte file from a Synology NAS after the file has been added to the NAS.
  • For tested models with expandable memory, the maximum amount of RAM was installed.
  • Non-encrypted shared folders were used during the aforementioned testing.
exFAT Access (optional)  
MailPlus / MailPlus Server  
Free Email Accounts
Recommended MailPlus Client Number Up to 100 (Btrfs) / 100 (EXT4)
Maximum Server Performance 940,000 (Btrfs) / 1,016,000 (EXT4) emails per day, approx. 28.7 GB (Btrfs) / 31 GB (EXT4)
Notes
  • The CPU and RAM usages were both under 80% when testing recommended client numbers.
  • For tested models with expandable memory, the maximum amount of RAM was installed.
  • Read-write SSD cache was enabled in 5-bay (and above) NAS models with 2 SSDs units installed.
  • The performance of the mail system will slightly decrease in high-availability mode due to data synchronization between the two servers.
  • Functions that were enabled in all of the tests above: anti-spam, anti-virus, DNSBL, greylist, content scan, full-text search (English only).
Media Server  
DLNA Compliance  
Moments  
Facial recognition  
Subject recognition  
Office  
Maximum Users 1800
Notes
  • Multiple files were opened for testing and each file was edited by 30 users simultaneously.
  • CPU and RAM usage were both under 80% when the number of maximum users was reached.
  • For tested models with expandable memory, the maximum amount of RAM was installed.
  • Client performance may affect maximum simultaneous editing users. Client PCs used for testing: Intel Core i3-3220 / 8GB RAM
Snapshot Replication  
Maximum Snapshots per Shared Folder 1024
Maximum Snapshots of all Shared Folder 65536
Surveillance Station  
Maximum IP cam (Licenses required) 40 (including 2 Free License) 
Total FPS (H.264)* 1200 FPS @ 720p (1280x720) 
960 FPS @ 1080p (1920×1080) 
520 FPS @ 3M (2048x1536) 
320 FPS @ 5M (2591x1944) 
240 FPS @ 4K (3840x2160)
Total FPS (H.265)* 1200 FPS @ 720p (1280x720) 
1200 FPS @ 1080p (1920×1080) 
880 FPS @ 3M (2048x1536) 
520 FPS @ 5M (2591x1944) 
400 FPS @ 4K (3840x2160)
Total FPS (MJPEG)* 560 FPS @ 720p (1280x720) 
270 FPS @ 1080p (1920×1080) 
190 FPS @ 3M (2048x1536) 
110 FPS @ 5M (2591x1944)
Notes Surveillance Station throughput is tested with Axis network camera, using continuous recording with live view from Surveillance Station and motion detection by camera. Live view and recording are sharing the same stream from the camera.
Video Station  
Video Transcoding Group 1 - Type 1
Maximum Transcoding Channel Number 1 channel, 30 FPS @ 1080p(1920×1080), H.264 (AVC)/MPEG-4 Part 2 (XVID, DIVX5)/MPEG-2/VC-1
Virtual Machine Manager  
Maximum Virtual DSM Number (Licenses required) 4 (including 1 Free License)
Notes Virtual Machine Manager is not supported on hosts running Synology High Availability.
VPN Server  
Maximum Connections 20
Environment & Packaging
Environment RoHS Compliant
Packaging Content
  • Main Unit X 1
  • Accessory Pack X 1
  • AC Power Cord X 1
  • AC Power Cord X 2 (for RP model)
  • Quick Installation Guide X 1
Optional Accessories
  • Surveillance Device License Pack
  • D4N2133-4G DDR4 non-ECC UDIMM*
  • RAMEC2133DDR4-16G DDR4 ECC UDIMM
  • Expansion Unit: RX1217/RX1217RP X 1
  • VS360HD
  • VS960HD
  • Synology RKS1317 - Rail Kit Sliding
  • Synology Ethernet Adapter E10G15-F1
  • Synology Ethernet Adapter E10G17-F2
  • Synology M2D17 M.2 SSD adapter card
Notes Mixed usage of non-ECC and ECC UDIMMs is not supported.

 

SKU RS2418RP-Plus
Barcode # 846504002566
Brand SYNOLOGY
Shipping Weight 15.0000kg
Manufacturer Warranty
3 Years Limited Warranty
Manufacturer Contact Info
http://www.synology.com

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