Synology Updates Plus Series NAS with DS220+, DS420+, DS720+, and DS920+

June 18, 2020 0 By urbantechnoobs

Synology Inc. today launched a new generation of two and four bay Plus Series NAS, designed as a centralized data management solution for both home and business environments.

“Plus series is one of our most popular and versatile product lines,” said Hewitt Lee, Director of Synology Product Management Group. “The series offers an ideal mix of processing power and advanced capabilities such as containers and virtualization support, in compact and quiet desktop form factors. It is also the starting point for our advanced data protection solutions, enabling small businesses to cost-effectively deploy solutions that can protect their entire IT infrastructure.”

Turbocharged experience

Up to 133% faster in website responsiveness and over 15% improvement in compute-tasks, the new Plus series enables you to get things done faster and more efficiently. Two M.2 NVMe slots enable accelerated I/O performance, especially in multi-user environments. 

Data protection for everything

Synology storage solutions are not only designed to fulfill data management requirements, but centralize backups for Microsoft Windows PCs and Servers, VMware vSphere® and Microsoft Hyper-V VMs, and Microsoft 365 and G Suite accounts using our Active Backup suite. 

Build your own private cloud

Access your data without boundaries, but only if you allow it. Granular access rights and customizable password and expiration policies for file sharing puts you in control of your data. Easily synchronize with remote sites for distributed work and set up data encryption for your most sensitive files.

Available today

All four devices are available for purchase today from Synology resellers and partners, with availability in additional regions following shortly.







Intel® Celeron® J4125

Intel® Celeron® J4025

System Memory

4 GB DDR4 – Upgradable to 8 GB

2 GB DDR4 – Upgradable to 6 GB

Drive Bays Internal / Max

4 / 9

2 / 7



Dedicated Cache Slots

2 x M.2 NVMe 2280

Network Interface

2 x Gigabit RJ-45


Up to 5 years

2 years


1. Performance figures are based on the average percentage improvement of DS920+ relative to its predecessor, as tested at Synology labs. Responsiveness improvement measured by Web PHP response efficiency and compute performance improvement measured using file indexing in Synology Drive and photo indexing in Synology Moments. Performance gains may vary depending on the environment, type of usage, and configuration.

2. Two M.2 NVMe 2280 cache slots are available on DS920+, DS720+, and DS420+.

3. The capacity of DS920+ and DS720+ can be expanded using a Synology DX517 Expansion Unit, purchased separately.

4. 5-year warranty is available as an optional bundle with EW201, a 2-year Extended Warranty service add-on.


For more information on new Plus Series NAS, please visit: DS220+DS420+DS720+, and DS920+.


We’ve got a first look at the Synology DS220+ over at our Youtube channel, check out this link to watch it.