Mobile apps

People are looking for ever more productivity and entertainment, anytime and anywhere. Synology mobile apps make it possible to access files and manage your Synology NAS with your smartphones and tablets. Enjoy instant file access, multimedia streaming, and secure connections to keep your data private. Explore how convenient Synology mobile apps can make your life and work.

MailPlus mobile app

The MailPlus app1 available on Android™ and iOS devices lets you send, receive, and organize MailPlus messages on-the-go. Use features like customizable swipe gestures or quick-reply to stay on top of your communication from anywhere. Learn more about MailPlus

DS note

Take notes on the go

Note Station is the perfect package for you to record, collect, and organize all the important things in your life. Its companion app for mobile devices — DS note — lets you write notes, memos, information, shopping lists, and to-do lists simply with your phone or tablet. It's never been easier to take notes, record ideas, or share thoughts with others. Learn more about Note Station

Offline editing

Notes saved to your devices are always synced with Note Station. You can create and edit notes on your mobile devices even without an Internet connection, allowing you to continue working offline. Once the connection is restored, your notes will be synced with other devices with Note Station.

Make multimedia notes

Thinking of capturing a beautiful scene you'd like to remember or an important message you need to take for a meeting? In addition to text notes, DS note allows you to make multimedia notes, such as taking photos or recording audio. It's easier to keep notes and important things on the go.

Friendly handwriting support

If you can’t get used to typing words with the on-screen keyboard of your mobile device, DS note brings you another choice. With handwriting mode, it’s easier to write down notes by moving your fingers across the screen. You could also use a stylus to draw pictures and make notes.

DS note on Apple Watch

Thanks to integration with Apple's Watch OS, you can simply issue a voice command to create a new note or to-do and search for existing notes. Plus, you'll receive friendly notifications about to-do tasks. All on your wrist!

DS video

Stream to smart TVs

What's better than sitting down and watching a favorite movie with family or friends? With support for Apple TV, Android TV, DLNA TVs, Chromecast, Samsung TV, Roku players, and Windows 10 devices, the DS video app allows you to easily stream the movies or other videos stored on the DiskStation to your TV, while using your mobile devices as a remote control to manage playback. Before going out or traveling, you can also pre-download videos and watch them under offline mode. Learn more about Video Station

  • Enjoy videos anytime anywhere with offline transcoding

    Select Synology NAS with support for real-time transcoding now allows you to transcode movies in advance with offline transcoding. You can start transcoding a video file using a smartphone or web browser, and download it to your mobile devices and flexibly enjoy offline movies anytime without worrying about having an Internet connection.

  • Advanced filter feature and smart collections

    Find video files quickly with advanced search and filter features, and then save results as a smart collection for reference later. Also, DS video shows the watched status of each movie, allowing you to quickly filter out those you have seen already.

  • Sharing your videos

    If you want to share memorable or interesting videos with your family or friends, DS video lets you share the collection stored on the DiskStation simply with a link.

DS video app for Android TV and Apple TV

You can find DS video on the new Apple’s tvOS App Store and Google Play store for Android TVs. DS video's thoughtful and intuitive user interface lets you experience your multimedia content in a better way.

DS video app for Android TV and Apple TV

You can find DS video on the new Apple’s tvOS App Store and Google Play store for Android TVs. DS video's thoughtful and intuitive user interface lets you experience your multimedia content in a better way.

DS audio

Play with Chromecast, Bluetooth, or Airplay speakers

DS audio allows you to use your mobile phone as a remote control to play music stored on your DiskStation using AirPlay, DLNA or Bluetooth speakers. Chromecast and Chromecast Audio2 support on iOS and Android brings you even more sharing possibilities: when visiting friends for instance, simply connect to your Synology NAS and stream content to his Chromecast using your smartphone or tablet. Learn more about Audio Station


DS audio's timer lets you fall asleep with music playing but never worry about a flat battery when waking up. Select the duration of time you want to listen, and the music will automatically stop. The timer also works with remote players ─ Airplay, DLNA, and Chromecast.

Offline music

Most people create their own playlists and listen to music based on their mood. DS audio allows you to pre-download songs and entire playlists to your device and listen offline. You can even adjusts steaming quality automatically according to network conditions to guarantee smooth listening.

Editable playlists

With customizable playlists, DS audio provides a great way to play and choose music with your smartphone or tablet. Simply move songs to another playlist on the go, without ever turning on your computer.

DS audio on Apple Watch

Thanks to integration with Apple's Watch OS, your watch can now become a remote controller. Simply connect your Apple Watch via Bluetooth and install DS audio, you can select songs and playlists, and even switch to another play mode. All on your wrist!

DS photo

Share your photos the right away

With the DS photo app, new photos taken on your smartphone can be instantly uploaded to your Synology NAS and then easily shared with families, friends, or colleagues. Best of all, you can share an album by just sending others a simple link. With the new lightbox, you can easily view and edit photo information, tags, and comments using your mobile devices. Learn more about Photo Station

Backup photos automatically

Photos and videos on your device can be automatically uploaded to your Photo Station using Photo Backup/Instant Upload. No worries about missing great memories, even when taking a trip.

Download photos

With DS photo, it's easy to download albums or photos to mobile devices to view photos while your Internet connection is unstable or unavailable.

Enjoy photos on your TV screen

DS photo lets you stream photos directly to Apple TV, Chromecast and popular DLNA-certified TVs, so you can enjoy your beautiful photos and memorable, holiday moments on a large-screen TV.


With the Timeline feature, you can easily view when your photos were taken -- a great way to reminisce about past times or special occasions.

Windows 10 support

With support for PC running Windows 10, you can browse and manage your photos effortlessly with its customized user interface, and save your Synology NAS' CPU resource as well as time by converting thumbnails for videos and photos on DS photo with your computer's computing power, offering better efficiency.

DS cloud & DS file

Your mobile office

Liberate your work from the confines of the office. DS cloud & DS file make it easier than ever to sync files between your Synology NAS and mobile devices. Files can even be directly uploaded to your DiskStation from public cloud. With DS cloud, any change made to a file is automatically synced between your smartphones and tablets. DS file brings you advanced file management possibilities through an intuitive and friendly interface.

Easy and powerful sync

Have more than one Synology NAS? You can select folders from different Synology NAS, and control exactly which files to be sync to your mobile device, so you'll never unnecessarily consume its limited storage.

Public sharing

Whether you are an Android or iOS user, you can share files simply via sharing links in DS cloud. Don't just keep your files in sync, but easily share them with friends or coworkers.

Annotate PDFs

Sometimes you just need to make a quick note on PDF files with your mobile device. DS cloud allows you to insert annotations to PDF files, improving collaboration efficiency on documents among individuals and groups.

DS cam

Monitor Surveillance Station on-the-go

DS cam for iOS and Android devices allows you to view and monitor live streams from your Surveillance Station setup with mobile devices anytime, anywhere. Learn more about DS cam and Surveillance Station

DS finder, DSM mobile & DS get

Monitor your DiskStation, nonstop

Even when you're on the go, you can always locate and check out the status of your Synology NAS at a glance with the DS finder app and DSM mobile. You can also use DS get to monitor your download tasks in Download Station.

DS finder

With DS finder, you can start up, shut down, and monitor the status of your DiskStation on the go. When an event is detected, DS finder can send notifications via SMS, e-mail, or push notifications, letting you react immediately. You can also easily identify and locate the DiskStations in large groups by remotely activating the built-in beep sounds.

DSM mobile

DSM mobile makes key management tasks available for mobile devices, whether it's updating packages, monitoring storage spaces, or setting up user accounts, groups, or shared folders. DSM mobile is the ideal tool to save time and improve management efficiency.

DS get

DS get allows you to manage download tasks on-the-go: browse, manage, and check the information of individual tasks. It even lets you browse the files contained in a torrent, and pick which ones you want to actually download. Better yet, you can search for content remotely and start downloads on your DiskStation.


  1. For supported models, please see the pages related to MailPlus and MailPlus Server.
  2. Chromecast Audio only supports HTTP protocol