Synology DiskStation DS120j is a budget-friendly and easy-to-use 1-bay NAS for storing, sharing and protecting personal data. DS120j offers a variety of applications, allowing beginners to explore the convenient functionality of a Synology NAS. DS120j is backed by Synology’s 2-year limited warranty1.
Easy-to-Use and Power-Saving Personal Cloud
Synology DS120j is a 1-bay entry-level network-attached storage solution designed for personal users. With Synology DiskStation Manager (DSM), an intuitive web-based operating system, DS120j is easy-to-use and suitable for even first-time NAS users. Powered by a 2-core processor, DS120j delivers excellent sequential throughput at over 112 MB/s reading and 106 MB/s writing in a Windows® environment2. Consuming only 9.81 watts during access and 4.68 watts during HDD hibernation, DS120j is power-efficient and ideal to serve as a 24/7 personal storage server.
Cross-Platform File Sharing and Data Synchronization
Synology DS120j supports comprehensive network protocols, ensuring a seamless file sharing experience across Windows®, macOS®, and Linux® platforms. Cloud Sync keeps your Dropbox, Google™ Drive, Microsoft® OneDrive, Baidu, and Box storage in sync with your personal DiskStation at home. Synology Drive allows you to synchronize files across Windows, macOS, Linux, and mobile devices, effortlessly keeping everything up-to-date. DS120j combines seamless file sharing capability with a high level of security, including HTTPS support, a built-in firewall, and multiple IP and account intrusion auto-blocking mechanisms.
Your Personal Multimedia Library
DS120j helps you easily manage your multimedia content and share it across Windows, macOS, and Linux platforms. With Video Station, you can organize your personal digital video library using comprehensive media information. Audio Station comes with Internet radio, lossless audio format support, and provides music playback via DLNA and AirPlay® devices. Photo Station’s intuitive design allows professional photographers to effortlessly organize photos into customized categories, smart albums, and link them to social media sites with just a few clicks. As a brand-new photo solution for personal and home use, Moments promises users a modern browsing experience by offering mobile photo backup, photo sharing, and similar photo detection.
Easy Backup Solutions
Synology Hyper Backup provides multi-version backup with block-level incremental backup and cross-version deduplication. It optimizes storage utilization and allows data to be backed up to multiple destinations such as local shared folders, external hard drives, network shared folders, rsync servers, and public cloud services. Synology Drive Client backs up your Windows, Mac, and Linux computers to safeguard important files. DS120j is also compatible with Time Machine®, allowing you to effortlessly back up your Mac® to Synology NAS.
Available Anytime and Anywhere
Synology provides mobile applications for you to enjoy your multimedia library anytime and anywhere. Available on iOS and Android™ platforms, DS photo, DS audio, DS video, and DS file allow access to your Synology NAS respectively through Photo Station, Audio Station, Video Station, and File Station. QuickConnect allows connection to your Synology NAS via a secure and customizable address, so that you can instantly access media and work files on any Windows, Mac, Linux computers, and mobile devices.
1. The warranty period starts from the purchase date as stated on your purchase receipt. Visit https://www.synology.com/company/legal/warranty for more information.
2. Performance figures may vary depending on environment, usage, and configuration.
- An easy-to-use 1-bay personal cloud storage for NAS starters
- Sequential throughput at over 112 MB/s reading and 106 MB/s writing2
- Cross-device file sharing and syncing platform
- Reliable computer backup companion for Windows®/macOS® and photos from mobile devices
- Freely access your files on the go with iOS and Android™ mobile apps