Synology DS416j

/Synology DS416j

Synology DS416j

  • DS416j

Powerful 4-bay NAS at an affordable price.

Synology DiskStation DS416j is a 4-bay NAS server specifically designed for home and personal
users to effectively manage, protect and share data. You can enjoy effortless data sharing,
multimedia streaming and cloud synchronization features while keeping data safe and secure.
Synology DS416j is backed with Synology’s 2-year limited warranty.

Built-in floating-point unit enhances multimedia processing

Powered by a built-in floating-point unit, DS416j brings an optimal multimedia experience to home and personal users. The built-in floating-point unit enhances the overall capability of the main CPU, and is particularly advantageous in speeding up thumbnail creation when uploading large amounts of photos or videos.

Product Description

Classic 4-bay NAS, ideal mate for your own cloud

Inherited Synology’s most antique industrial design, Synology DS416j comes with the latest
storage technology to meet the need of home and personal users. Being a powerful yet
budget-friendly model of the Synology J series family, Synology DS416j features a dual-core
CPU with hardware encryption engine, 512MB RAM, one Gigabit LAN port, one USB3.0
port and one USB2.0 port, standing out as one of the best values in 4-bay NAS devices
available today. DS416j delivers up to an average 112.82 MB/s reading and 101.2 MB/s
writing speed under RAID 5 configuration in a Windows® environment1, which is a 37.33%
writing speed increase comparing with its predecessor DS414j.
The built-in floating-point unit enhances the overall capability of the main CPU, and is
particularly advantageous in speeding up thumbnail processing, making photo viewing a
refreshingly new experience. Running on Synology’s award-winning DSM operating system,
DS416j shares the rich reservoir of applications available in DSM Package Center.

Cross platform file synchronization

Synology DS416j supports comprehensive network protocols, ensuring a seamless file
sharing experience across Windows, Mac®, and Linux® platforms. Windows AD and LDAP
integration allows Synology DS416j to fit quickly and effortlessly into any existing network
environment without the necessity to recreate user accounts. Cloud Sync keeps your
Dropbox, Google™ Drive, Microsoft OneDrive, Baidu and Box storage in sync with your
personal DiskStation at home. Cloud Station suit allows users to sync files among multiple
devices, no matter it’s Windows PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android™ tablets/phones, effortlessly
keeping everything up-to-date. While you enjoy the seemless file sharing, all the file sharing
over the Internet is protected at a high security level through the HTTPS, firewall, and IP autoblock that supported by DS416j.

Easy backup solutions

To protect your valuable data, DS416j can become a centralized backup destination for
consolidating fragmented and unstructured information across your network through a
range of options. Advanced backup privilege management makes network backup tasks
safer and more efficient. Backup & Restore is a complete backup solutions to minimize
the impact of disasters, keeping your valuable data safe and secure.

Additional Information

CPU Model

Marvell Armada 388 88F6828

CPU Frequency

Dual Core 1.3 GHz

CPU Architecture
Floating Point


Hardware Encryption Engine


System Memory

512 MB DDR3

Drive Bay(s)


Compatible Drive Type


Max. Internal Capacity

32 TB (8 TB HDD x 4) (Capacity may vary by RAID types)

USB 3.0 Port


USB 2.0 Port


Internal Drives


External Drives

EXT4 EXT3 FAT NTFS HFS+ (Read Only, with max. volume size 2TB)

Size (Height X Width X Depth)

184 mm x 168 mm x 230 mm

LAN Number (RJ45)

Gigabit X 1

Wake on LAN/WAN


System Fan

80 mm x 80 mm x 2 pcs

Wireless Support (dongle)


Noise Level

19.1 dB(A)

Power Recovery


Scheduled Power On/Off


Power Supply Unit / Adapter


AC Input Power Voltage

100V to 240V AC

Power Frequency

50/60 HZ, Single Phase

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


FCC Class B CE Class B BSMI Class B


2 Years