DX517


Synology DX517

Synology DX517 provides an easy way to increase up to 5 additional hard drives while traveling. RAID volume on the Synology DiskStation host can be expanded directly without having to reformat the existing hard drive, which ensures smooth capacity expansion without service downtime. 

Synology DX517 can also be used as a local backup destination specifically for Synology DiskStation. When created as a separate volume, DX517 provides a good backup solution for local hard disk in the event of a system failure. 

Synology DX517 is connected to Synology DiskStation through expansion cables with specially designed connectors at both ends. The convenient hot-swappable drive tray design ensures simple and fast installation and recovery of hard drives in the event of a failure or when an additional drive is installed.

DX517 Easy to Manage

Deep Sleep can be configured manually to give effect automatically when the system is inactive for a certain period of time. This not only saves energy but also extends the life of the hard drive. The DX517 will also turn on / off automatically with DiskStation installed without handling. 

DX517 operation is fully integrated with DSM on DiskStation host. This design allows full control of the entire system with just a browser. Synology DX517 offers a simple storage capacity expansion solution for the intuitive DiskStation design use. 

The DX517 makes it possible to instantly increase up to 5 additional hard drives, so that being able to do so can expand the volume of online RAID or use drives as local backup destinations specifically for Diskstation. Synology DX517 is supported by a 3-year limited warranty from Synology.

DX517 Expansion & Backup Instant Volume

Synology DX517 provides an easy way to quickly increase up to 5 additional hard drives. RAID volumes on Synology DiskStation hosts can be expanded directly without having to reformat the existing hard drive, which ensures seamless capacity expansion without service downtime. 

Synology DX517 can also be used as a special local backup destination for Synology DiskStation. When created as a separate volume, DX517 provides a large volume of backup solutions to the local hard disk in the event of a system failure. 

Synology DX517 is connected to Synology DiskStation with expansion cables with specially designed connectors at both ends. Convenient hot-swappable drive tray design ensures simple and fast installation and recovery of hard drives in the event of a failure or when additional drives will be installed. 

Deep sleep can be manually configured to take effect automatically when the system is inactive for a certain period of time. This not only saves energy but also extends the life of the hard drive. DX517 will also turn on / off automatically with the attached DiskStation without handling. DX517 operation is fully integrated with DSM on DiskStation host. This design allows full control of the entire system with a browser only in DX517.

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