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Synology DiskStation DS918+ 4-bay NAS Review

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Synology quote throughput figures for the DS918+ at up to 226MB/s for reads and 222MB/s for writes but this is with both Ethernet ports being used in Link Aggregation mode. With a single Gigabit connection we got an average of 118.8MB/s for reads and 115MB/s for writes. The write average was lowered by the drop off in performance when the disks were in a RAID 5 array.


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