Synology has officially unveiled the DiskStation DS1522+ NAS enclosure. The Synology NAS rack data management system is designed for use in home and office environments.
The new SynologyNAS is made in a “desktop” form factor. The front has five bays for 3.5″ and 2.5″ SATA 3.0 drives. Hot-swap supported. In addition, there are two connectors for M.2 2280 NVMe solid-state modules, which can act as caching SSDs to improve performance.
Based on the AMD hardware platform. The installed processor is Ryzen R1600 with two cores operating at a frequency of 2.6 GHz (rises to 3.1 GHz). The DDR4 ECC SO-DIMM memory is 8 GB, expandable up to 32 GB (2 × 16 GB).
Leverage built-in connectivity to integrate the DS1522+ into any network environment, or expand its capabilities by adding plug-and-play modules. Four built-in Gigabit ports with support for automatic network failover and load balancing deliver fast and dependable performance out of the box. Add an E10G22-T1-Mini Network Upgrade Module through the easily accessible slot to instantly enable faster networking.
The Synology DiskStation is equipped with four RJ-45 1GbE LAN network ports with Link Aggregation technology, two USB 3.2 Gen 1 connectors, and two eSATA ports. There is a PCIe 3.0 x2 slot.
The dimensions of the new Synology NAS rack data management system are 166 × 230 × 223 mm, and the weight is 2.7 kg. The air cooling system uses two fans with a diameter of 92 mm. The platform used is DiskStation Manager (Synology DSM) 7.1.
Synology DiskStation DS1522+ price and availability
The Synology DS1522+ is already available through Bhphotovideo.com online reseller at an MSRP of $699.99.
Earlier this month, TerraMaster announced the T6-423 NAS system. The new TerraMaster NAS, built on the Intel hardware platform, is aimed at applications in the segment of small and medium-sized businesses. The NAS network storage is claimed to be a professional-grade solution that does not require large acquisition costs and integration into existing infrastructure.
The TerraMaster T6-423 price is $699.99 and can be purchased via the Amazon.com online store.