Synology DiskStation DS213 manual

Synology DiskStation DS213
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The Synology DiskStation DS213 is a Network Attached Storage (NAS) device that is equipped with two storage drives. It supports both Hard Disk Drives (HDD) and Solid-State Drives (SSD) and can accommodate a maximum of two storage drives. The storage drive interface is Serial ATA (SATA) and Serial ATA II, allowing for high-speed data transfer. With a storage drive size of 2.5/3.5 inches, the DS213 offers versatility in terms of the drives it can accommodate. It also supports various RAID levels including 0, 1, and JBOD, providing users with options for data redundancy and performance optimization. The DS213 features hot-swap drive bays, allowing for easy replacement of drives without disrupting the operation of the NAS. It supports multiple file systems including FAT32, HFS+, NTFS, ext3, and ext4, providing compatibility with different operating systems. Powered by a 2 GHz processor, the DS213 ensures efficient data processing and management. It utilizes DDR3 internal memory, which contributes to smooth and responsive performance. The DS213 is a reliable and durable NAS solution that offers data storage and sharing capabilities. It enables users to securely store and access their files and documents from anywhere on the network. With its powerful features and expandable storage options, the DS213 is suitable for small businesses, home offices, or personal use. Please note that this description is based solely on the provided specifications and does not include any subjective opinions or evaluations of the product.

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User manual (PDF)
Storage drives installedYes
Installed storage drive typeHDD
Number of storage drives installed2
Supported storage drive typesHDD & SSD
Number of storage drives supported2
Storage drive interfaceSerial ATA, Serial ATA II
Storage drive size2.5/3.5 "
RAID supportYes
RAID levels0, 1,JBOD
Hot-swap drive baysYes
Supported file systemsFAT32, HFS+, NTFS, ext3, ext4
Total installed storage capacity8 TB
Storage drive capacity4000 GB
Maximum supported storage capacity- TB
Processor model-
Processor family-
Processor frequency2 GHz
Internal memory typeDDR3
Internal memory0.5 GB
Ethernet LANYes
Ethernet LAN data rates10,100,1000 Mbit/s
DHCP client-
DHCP serverYes
iSCSI supportYes
Wake-on-LAN readyYes
Supported network protocolsCIFS, AFP, NFS, FTP, WebDAV, Telnet, SSH, SNMP, VPN (PPTP, OpenVPN)
Ports & interfaces
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports1
USB 2.0 ports quantity1
USB 3.2 Gen 1 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity2
Fiber ports quantity0
Product colorBlack
Chassis typeDesktop
Cooling typeActive
Number of fans1 fan(s)
Fan diameter92 mm
LED indicatorsYes
Device classSmall & Medium Business
Backup functionYes
Multilingual supportYes
Number of users2048 user(s)
Card reader integratedYes
Compatible memory cardsSD
Access Control List (ACL)Yes
Web-based managementYes
Reset buttonYes
On/off switchYes
Operating system installedDiskStation Manager
Power supply locationExternal
AC input voltage100-240 V
AC input frequency50 - 60 Hz
Weight & dimensions
Width108 mm
Depth233.2 mm
Height165 mm
Packaging content
Cables includedAC, LAN (RJ-45)
External power adapterYes
Quick installation guideYes
Operational conditions
Operating temperature (T-T)5 - 35 °C
Operating relative humidity (H-H)5 - 95 %
Storage temperature (T-T)-10 - 70 °C
Operating altitude0 - 3300 m
Technical details
Sustainability certificatesRoHS
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What is the height of the Synology DiskStation DS213?

The Synology DiskStation DS213 has a height of 165 mm.

What is the width of the Synology DiskStation DS213?

The Synology DiskStation DS213 has a width of 108 mm.

What is the depth of the Synology DiskStation DS213?

The Synology DiskStation DS213 has a depth of 233.2 mm.

How do I set up my Synology DiskStation DS213?

First, connect the DiskStation to your network and power it on. Then, open a web browser and enter the IP address shown on the DiskStation's LCD screen. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the setup wizard, which will guide you through the process step by step.

How can I access my files remotely using my Synology DS213?

To access your files remotely, you need to set up QuickConnect. Open the DiskStation web interface, go to Control Panel > QuickConnect, and enable it. Then, you can access your files using the QuickConnect URL followed by your DiskStation's username and password from any device with an internet connection.

How do I expand the storage capacity of my DS213?

You can expand the storage capacity by connecting external drives or by adding additional hard drives to the available drive bays. For external drives, simply connect them to the USB ports on the DiskStation. If you want to add internal drives, follow the instructions in the user manual to safely install them and then use the Storage Manager in the DiskStation web interface to configure them as part of your storage pool.

How can I backup my important data on the DS213?

To backup your data, you can utilize the built-in backup and replication features of the DiskStation. Open the DiskStation web interface, go to Control Panel > Backup & Replication, and set up backup tasks to external drives, other Synology NAS devices, or cloud storage services. You can schedule automatic backups and choose the specific data you want to include in each backup.

What should I do if the DS213 encounters a hardware or software issue?

In case of hardware or software issues, it is recommended to contact Synology support for assistance. They have knowledgeable experts who can help diagnose and troubleshoot your specific problem. You can reach out to them through their support website or by calling their dedicated support line. They will guide you through the necessary steps to resolve the issue efficiently.

Does the Synology DiskStation DS213 support both HDD and SSD drives?

Yes, the Synology DiskStation DS213 supports both HDD and SSD drives. This means that users have the flexibility to choose the type of storage drive they prefer for their NAS setup.

Can the Synology DiskStation DS213 be configured with RAID?

Yes, the Synology DiskStation DS213 supports RAID configurations. This allows users to increase data redundancy and improve storage performance.

How many storage drives can be installed in the Synology DiskStation DS213?

The Synology DiskStation DS213 can have up to 2 storage drives installed. This provides users with a decent amount of storage capacity for their NAS setup.

What file systems are supported by the Synology DiskStation DS213?

The Synology DiskStation DS213 supports a variety of file systems including FAT32, HFS+, NTFS, ext3, and ext4. This wide range of compatibility ensures that users can easily access and share their data across different devices.

What is the processor frequency of the Synology DiskStation DS213?

The Synology DiskStation DS213 has a processor frequency of 2 GHz. This relatively high clock speed ensures smooth and responsive performance for various tasks such as file transfers, media streaming, and running applications.

Is the manual of the Synology DiskStation DS213 available in English?

Yes, the manual of the Synology DiskStation DS213 is available in English .

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