DiskStation DS414slim

Compact & eco-friendly NAS server

With its compact design, DS414slim accommodates 2.5" HDD/SSD, providing home users with the utmost fun and security while occupying minimal space. Enjoy multimedia entertainment, cross-platform sharing, comprehensive backup solutions - and much more.

High-performance and floating-point unit boost efficiency

Despite its diminutive stature, DS414slim delivers optimal reading speeds over 133.98 MB/s and writing speeds over 55.84 MB/s, exceeding the performance expectations of such a small home NAS. The built-in floating-point unit enhances the overall capability of the main CPU which can speed up thumbnail creation when uploading large amounts of photos or videos.

Dual LAN with failover and Link Aggregation support

Equipped with dual LAN ports, DS414slim ensures continual network service in case one LAN connection fails, decreasing the risk of network downtime. Link Aggregation takes advantage of the dual LAN ports to enhance connection speeds beyond the limits of a single cable or port.

Painless disk installation and fast fan replacement

With the detachable fan module, DS414slim makes fan replacement or cleaning easier than ever. At the same time, the snap-in drive tray design allows for fast and neat disk installation. This makes it easy to keep DS414slim clean and running perfectly all the time.

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 DS414slim. 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.

5 great reasons you will love Synology QuickConnectQuickConnectDDNS
Customizable IDVV
Skip network configuration VX
Eliminate port forwardingVX
Open to all usersVX
Works without public IP addressVX

Ultimate file center

File Station is a fast and secure feature to share and manage your files stored on DS414slim. 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 DS414slim offers comprehensive network protocol support including FTP, SMB2, AFP, NFS and WebDAV. With Windows AD and LDAP integration, DS414slim 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. DS414slim 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

DS414slim 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

DS414slim 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 DS414slim, you can enjoy more customizable content arrangement and sharing privileges, and no worries about extra monthly fees for storage capacity.

Audio Station
Photo Station
Video Station

Stream content to your TV

DS414slim 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 DS414slim to your widescreen TV effortlessly.

Samsung TV
Chromecast
Apple TV
Roku

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 DS414slim 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. DS414slim only consumes 11.04W in HDD Hibernation and 15.48W in access. With special fan and the smart airflow design, the DS414slim keeps the system running cool 24/7, while its noise dampening design makes it quieter than PC counterparts. Synology acknowledges the responsibility as a global citizen, so all Synology products are produced with RoHS compliant parts and packed with recyclable packing materials.

* The performance figures vary on different environments.

Notes:
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  1. The performance figures vary on different environments. Synology is dedicated to continual performance enhancement. Please find the latest figures on www.synology.com
Hardware Specifications
CPU
CPU Model Marvell Armada 370
CPU Frequency 1.2 GHz
Floating Point
Hardware Encryption Engine
Memory
System Memory 512 MB DDR3
Storage
Drive Bay(s) 4
Compatible Drive Type
  • 2.5" SATA(III) / SATA(II) HDD
  • 2.5" SATA(III) / SATA(II) SSD
Max. Internal Capacity 6 TB (1.5 TB HDD X 4) (Capacity may vary by RAID types) (See All Supported HDD)
Hot Swappable Drive
External Ports
USB 3.0 Port 2
File System
Internal Drives EXT4
External Drives
  • EXT4
  • EXT3
  • FAT
  • NTFS
  • HFS+ (Read Only, with max. volume size 2TB)
Appearance
Size (Height X Width X Depth) 120 mm X 105 mm X 142 mm
Weight 0.66 kg
Others
LAN Number (RJ45) Gigabit X 2
Link Aggregation
Wake on LAN/WAN
System Fan 60 mm X 60 mm X 1 pcs
Easy Replacement System Fan
Wireless Support (dongle)
Noise Level 21.8 dB(A)
Power Recovery
Scheduled Power On/Off
Power Supply Unit / Adapter 30W
AC Input Power Voltage 100V to 240V AC
Power Frequency 50/60 HZ, Single Phase
Power Consumption 15.48W (Access)
11.04W (HDD Hibernation)
Temperature
Operating Temperature 5°C to 35°C (40°F to 95°F)
Storage Temperature -10°C to 70°C (15°F to 155°F)
Relative Humidity 5% to 95% RH
Certification
  • FCC Class B
  • CE Class B
  • BSMI Class B
Warranty 2 Years
Notes
  • Power consumption is measured when fully loaded with Seagate 500GB ST9500325AS hard drive(s).
  • Noise Level Testing Environment: Fully loaded with Seagate 500GB ST9500325AS 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: 17.2 dB(A); Temperature: 23.6˚C; Humidity: 58.2%.
DSM Specifications
Storage Management
Max File System Size 16 TB
Max Internal Volume Number 256
Max iSCSI Target Number 10
Max iSCSI LUN 10
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
  • JBOD
Global Hot Spare Supported RAID Type
  • Synology Hybrid RAID
  • RAID 1
  • RAID 5
File Sharing Capacity
Max User Accounts 2048
Max Groups 256
Max Shared Folder 256
Max Shared Folder Sync Tasks 2
Max Concurrent CIFS/AFP/FTP Connections 128
Windows Access Control List (ACL) Integration
Log Center
Syslog Events per Second 100
Notes
  • Performance figures could vary on different environments.
  • The Max File System size (or the Max Volume size) doesn't equal to the Max Internal Capacity, which is limited by the aggregated space of installed drives.
Add-on Packages (See more)
Antivirus Essential
Audio Station
Cloud Station
Maximum Concurrent File Transfers 128
Cloud Sync
Directory Server
DNS Server
Download Station
Maximum Concurrent Download Tasks 30
Glacier Backup
HiDrive Backup
iTunes Server
Java Manager
Mail Server
Mail Station
Media Server
DLNA Certification
Photo Station
RADIUS Server
Surveillance Station
Max IP cam (Licenses required) 8 (including 2 Free License) (See All Supported IP Cameras)
Total FPS (H.264) 240 FPS @ VGA (640x480)
200 FPS @ 720p (1280x800)
64 FPS @ 1080p (1920×1080)
32 FPS @ 3M (2048x1536)
8 FPS @ 5M (2591x1944)
Total FPS (MJPEG) 120 FPS @ VGA (640x480)
120 FPS @ 720p (1280x800)
60 FPS @ 1080p (1920×1080)
32 FPS @ 3M (2048x1536)
20 FPS @ 5M (2591x1944)
Time Backup
Maximum Task Number 2
Video Station
Video Transcoding Group 2 (See more)
VPN Server
Maximum Connections 5
3rd Party Packages (See more)
Notes
  • Surveillance Station throughput is tested with Axis M1011 (640X480) and Axis M1054 (1280X800); FPS set to 10 at every channel; Compression rate: 30%; Video Codec: MJPEG, MPEG4 (640X480 only), H.264; Recording Type is conducted with Motion Detection Recording (By Surveillance Station) and Continuous Recording; Actual performance may vary depending on camera settings and DiskStation loading.
Environment & Packaging
Environment RoHS Compliant
Packaging Content
  • Main Unit X 1
  • Welcome Note X 1
  • Accessory Pack X 1
  • AC Power Adapter X 1
  • RJ-45 LAN Cable X 2
Optional Accessories
  • Remote
  • Camera License Pack
  • VS240HD