VisualStation is a companion system for Surveillance Station. It serves as an amazingly compact monitoring and playback station for your local teams — without needing a dedicated computer.

Designed for PC-less surveillance monitoring solution

VisualStation is the perfect alternative when facing limited space or budget constraints. Just plug in an Ethernet cable, connect to an LCD-monitor or TV, log in to Synology Surveillance Station — and you've set up a monitoring station for yourself.

Local display
1080p HDMI + VGA

High performance
36 channels Live View

Compact design
support VESA

Energy efficiency

Local Display
4K HDMI + 1080p HDMI

Extreme performance
96 channels Live View

Compact design
VESA support

Energy efficiency

Robust and certified hardware for harsh environments

Free from mechanical moving parts, VisualStation is more resistant against vibration and hardware failure. Its solid outer case and optimized design allow VisualStation to run within industrial temperature ranges, from -20˚C to 50˚C. In addition, VisualStation is EN45545 and EN50155 certified.

Vibration resistant

Ideal for mobile environments.

Thermal resistant

From -20°C to 50°C.

Ideal for TV wall setup

TV wall is ideal for monitoring a massive amount of camera at a glance, and it is easy to set up with VisualStation.

  • Dual screen display

    Supporting dual monitor video outputs to allow users to switch between mirrored and extended desktop modes, VisualStation provides a cost-efficient, easy to setup, and scalable TV wall solution.

  • Minimum device size

    The whole system fits in a palm-sized enclosure and can be easily attached to a wall or the back of a screen with a VESA compatible mount.

Convenient live view and playback interface

VisualStation provides a user-friendly interface and powerful features both inherited from Surveillance Station.

Intuitive interface for easy operation

For both beginner and advanced users, you can enjoy versatile features by operating VisualStation directly in an intuitive interface using a USB mouse, keyboard, or even a joystick1.

Support most Surveillance Station features

Perform PTZ actions in Live View, switch to Timeline to watch recorded events, take snapshots and export them to an external storage device, and more2.


  1. To view a list of currently supported joystick models, please click here.
  2. Some of the features of Surveillance Station are currently not available on the VisualStation. Learn more.