Synology DS220J Review


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The DiskStation DS220J 2-Bay NAS Enclosure from Synology is an entry-level NAS for private cloud storage that delivers an intuitive user interface and safe data protection approaches for easy digital asset backups from computers and mobile devices at no additional cost. It is equipped with two drive bays capable of natively supporting 3.5” SATA hard drives and 2.5” SATA hard drives and SSDs with a drive bay adapter. It is capable of read and write speeds of up to 112 MB/s. For those who require RAID support, the DS220 supports RAID 0 and 1, and Synology Hybrid RAID and Basic RAID, each of which offers performance, data redundancy, or a combination of both. For those who do not require a RAID, JBOD is also available, allowing each drive bay to be individually utilized.


Processor: Realtek RTD1296 Quad-Core

Memory: 512 MB DDR4

Storage: 108 TB

Dimension: 16.5×10.0×22.55 cm


  • Storage management is easy with Synology Hybrid RAID (SHR) technology. SHR is an automated RAID management system that allows you to easily create and expand storage volumes and migrate RAID types without requiring details on the RAID setup. SHR provides 1-disk redundancy to safeguard your data in case of drive failures.
  • Turn your Synology NAS into a home media hub and stream your digital content to your favorite electronic devices, including computers, mobile devices, Samsung TV, Apple TV, Google Chromecast, and DLNA devices.
  • For new users with limited technical knowledge who wants to protect their data using RAID technology, a convenient installation wizard will guide you through all the steps during your first installation.
  • Synology mobile applications, including Ds audio, DS photo, and DS video, are designed to give you quick and secure access to your data wherever you are.


  • Drives not included
  • Requires tools
  • Only one LAN port


The Synology DiskStation DS220j is an affordable, two-bay NAS device designed for use as a personal cloud solution.


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