IoSafe 218 4TB 2-Bay NAS Array (2 x 2TB, Enterprise NAS Drives)

IoSafe 218 4TB 2-Bay NAS Array (2 x 2TB, Enterprise NAS Drives)

IoSafe 218 4TB 2-Bay NAS Array (2 x 2TB, Enterprise NAS Drives)


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  • 4TB Storage Capacity
  • 2 x 2TB SATA HDDs
  • 1.4 GHz Realtek RTD1296 Quad-Core
  • 2GB of DDR4 RAM
  • 1 x Gigabit Ethernet Port
  • 2 x USB 3.0 | 1 x USB 2.0
  • RAID 0, 1, Basic, Hybrid, and JBOD
  • Hardware Encryption & Transcoding Engine
  • Fireproof to 1550°F for 30 Minutes
  • Waterproof up to 10' for 72 Hours
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Capacity: 4TB (2 x 2TB)

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IoSafe 218 NAS overview

  • 1Description

Equipped with two 2TB enterprise-level NAS hard drives, the ioSafe 218 4TB 2-Bay NAS Array is designed to deliver strong reliability while protecting up to 4TB of data from natural and man-made disasters. It is fireproof up to 1550°F for up to 30 minutes and also protects data from while fully submerged in up to 10' of fresh or salt water for up to 72 hours. Cloud-enabled and powered by Synology's DiskStation Manager operating system, the 218 NAS includes apps for remote access, collaboration, file syncing and sharing, video surveillance, photo management and more.

ioSafe's 218 has two drive bays, each of which natively supports 3.5" SATA hard drives, as well as 2.5" SATA hard drives and SSDs. It is powered by a 1.4 GHz Realtek RTD1296 Quad-Core processor, which will allow you to run multiple functions simultaneously, while 2GB of DDR4 RAM will allow quick access to frequently used files and programs. Also featured are two USB 3.0 Type-A ports and one USB 2.0 Type-A port which allow it to be connected to your Windows or Mac system. Network connectivity is achieved via one Gigabit Ethernet port or a separately wireless dongle for Wi-Fi connectivity.

The 218 runs on the DiskStation Manager (DSM) operating system, which helps simplify managing your NAS, as well as accessing and sharing data. A variety of RAID modes are supported, which help provide users with data redundancy, speed, or a combination of both. Supported RAID modes include RAID 0, 1, Basic, and Synology Hybrid RAID. For those who do not require a RAID, JBOD is also available, allowing each drive bay to be individually utilized.

ioSafe has engineered this NAS to be energy efficient. Not only does it use a 92 x 92mm fans to help keep the system running cool, the server supports numerous scheduled power on / off cycles and hard drive hibernation to further minimize power consumption and operational expenses. The 218 operates on 100-240 VAC at 50/60 Hz and includes an accessory pack, a 60W AC power adapter, an AC power cord, and an RJ45 LAN cable. Protection is provided by a limited 1-year hardware warranty, along with one year of ioSafe's Pro Data Recovery Service (DRS). DRS includes free in-house data recovery with up to $5000 per TB coverage for third-party data recovery services, extends to servers or other devices attached to the ioSafe 218, and advanced replacement of the ioSafe 218.

General Features

Fire Protection
Purpose-built to keep on-premises data safe during building fires, the 218 NAS protects data from temperatures up to 1550°F for 30 minutes per ASTM E119.
Water Protection
Designed to protect data from floods, sprinklers, and fire department's hoses, the 218 keeps data safe during periods of complete submersion in fresh or salt water up to a 10' depth for 72 hours.
Theft Protection, Tamper Protection
With an optional floor mount kit, the 218 can be bolted down to protect against theft. Additionally, the kit enables access to the ports and drive bays to be blocked to prevent tampering.
Keep data safe and secure with military-grade hardware encryption, built-in vulnerability scanning and remediation, secure data transmission, login protection, and more.
Backup and Replication
Use the 218 NAS as a secure backup target or as primary storage with data backed up to another ioSafe or Synology device, an rsync server, Microsoft Azure, S3-compatible storage, or other cloud services.
File Syncronization
Easily and securely synchronize data across PCs, Macs, iOS and Android devices, and other NAS with either one-way or two-way syncing that supports file versioning, point-in-time recovery, compression, and encryption.
File Sharing
Share files easily, quickly, and securely across multiple platforms with optionally password-protected or time-limited download links and built-in support for FTP, WebDAV, CalDAV, and CardDAV services.
Video Surveillance
Protect your home or business. Create an easily managed, reliable, and intuitive monitoring system that delivers secure storage for recordings. With Synology Surveillance Station, you can monitor streams from multiple cameras in real time and manage and analyze recordings. Mobile support enables you to take proactive camera control on the go using iOS or Android devices. With support for more than 6000 IP camera model and integration with I/O modules and door controllers, the 218 can be used to build a complete security system for your premises.
Photo Management
Optimize photo management. Designed to meet the needs of professional photographers, Synology's feature-rich Photo Station enables you manage photo storage, easily share your images, and much more. And with apps for iOS and Android, you can do it all while on the go.
Enjoy your media virtually everywhere. Synology DiskStation Manager makes it easy to access and manage your media. Stream to your Apple TV, Google Chromecast, Android Fire, USB or Bluetooth speakers or, when on the go, to your iOS or Android devices.
Synology Office
Boost productivity. Synology Office enables you to create documents and spreadsheets, work collaboratively, chat with colleagues, and is compatible with Microsoft Word and Excel.
Warranty and Data Recovery Service
Includes a standard 1-year hardware warranty that is extendable to 5-years and ioSafe's pro-level Data Recovery Service (DRS) that covers the cost of third-party forensic data recovery up to $5000 per TB. ioSafe's DRS also includes free in-house data recovery, coverage for servers or other devices attached to the ioSafe 218, and advanced replacement of the ioSafe 218.
UPC: 816519014472
In the Box
IoSafe 218 4TB 2-Bay NAS Array (2 x 2TB, Enterprise NAS Drives)
  • RJ45 LAN Cable
  • Accessory Pack
  • AC Power Cord
  • 60W AC Power Adapter
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
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    • 1Description

    IoSafe 218 NAS specs

    CPU 1.4 GHz Realtek RTD1296 Quad-Core
    Total Installed Memory 2 GB DDR4
    Total Raw Capacity 4 TB
    Included Drives 2 x 2 TB 3.5" HDD
    Interface SATA
    Optical Drive None
    Number of Bays 2 x 2.5"/3.5"
    Connections 2 x USB Type-A (USB 3.1 Gen 1 (5 Gb/s))
    1 x USB Type-A (USB 2.0 (480 Mb/s))
    Compatible Drive Interface SATA
    Form Factor Desktop
    RAID Modes RAID 0, 1, JBOD, Synology Hybrid
    Hot-Swap Support Yes
    PCI Expansion None
    Wake on LAN Yes
    Link Aggregation and Failover Support No
    Supported Protocols AFP
    iSCSI Support Yes
    Max LUN 10
    Max Groups 256
    Max User Accounts 2048
    Max Volume Number 256
    Max Cameras Supported 20
    Installed Operating System Synology DiskStation Manager
    Supported File Systems EXT3, EXT4, FAT, HFS+, NTFS, exFAT
    Menu Languages Czech
    Simplified Chinese
    Traditional Chinese
    Security Features Kensington Security Slot
    AC Input Power 100 to 240 VAC, 50 / 60 Hz
    Power Consumption 14.99 W (In Operation)
    5.78 W (Standby)
    PSU Wattage 1 x 60 W
    Operating Temperature 40 to 95°F / 4 to 35°C
    Operating Humidity 5 to 95%
    Storage Temperature -5 to 140°F / -20 to 60°C
    Storage Humidity 5 to 95%
    Certifications RoHS, as per Manufacturer
    Status Monitoring LED Indicator
    Audible Alarm None
    Cooling 1 x 92 mm Fan
    Noise Level 19.9 dBA
    Mounting Rails Included None
    Dimensions 9.1 x 5.9 x 11.5" / 231.1 x 149.9 x 292.1 mm
    Weight 29.0 lb / 13.2 kg without Drives
    31.0 lb / 14.1 kg with Drives

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