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Synology DS220j Two-Bay Consumer NAS Review (Page 4)

Tyler Bernath | Apr 23, 2020 at 10:12 am CDT - 0 mins, 52 secs time to read this page
Rating: 88%Manufacturer: SynologyModel: DS220j

Single Client Throughput

HD Video Play - 720p HD stream from Windows Media Player, 256kB reads

2HD Video Play - 2x playback

4HD Video Play - 4x playback

HD Video Record - 720p HD stream, 256kB writes

File Copy from NAS - 4GB file copy, 64kB reads

File Copy to NAS - 64kB writes

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With SSDs, the DS220j was quickly able to max out the Gigabit connection. Playback, record, and file copy operation all reached 118 MB/s.

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RAID 1 didn't lose much performance, if any at all. Playback came in at 118 MB/s, while file copy reached 114 MB/s.

Sequential Performance

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Switching gears to sequential performance, the DS220j was able to reach 118 MB/s read, and 117 MB/s write pretty quickly.

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RAID 1 very similar again, 118 MB/s read 117 MB/s write.

Workloads

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SMB Workloads showed strong performance for Workstation, pushing over 10K IOPS.

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RAID 1 showed only a minor drop in performance, workstation still at the top.

Last updated: Apr 23, 2020 at 11:39 am CDT

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Growing up in a small farm town, tech wasn't around, unless it was in a tractor. At an early age, Tyler's parents brought home their first PC. Tyler was hooked and learned what it meant to format a HDD, spending many nights reinstalling Windows 95. Tyler's love and enthusiast nature always kept his PC nearby. Eager to get deeper into tech, he started reviewing.

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