Release date for DS2418+

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Release date for DS2418+

Unread post by simk0003 » Sun Apr 22, 2018 5:58 am

Hi everyone,

I have a DS2411+ and love it, but its time for an upgrade. Does anyone know when the DS2418+ is due to be available? I dont want to get the 15 just in case.

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Re: Release date for DS2418+

Unread post by rgarjr » Sun Apr 22, 2018 5:21 pm

No one knows that information unless of course you work at Synology.
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Re: Release date for DS2418+

Unread post by iknowtech » Sun Apr 22, 2018 5:31 pm

I would have a hard time imagining that it won't be released sometime in the next couple of months. Its one of the last remaining x15 models in the entire fleet that hasn't been refreshed, and the oldest + series unit now, so its definitely next up for refresh. The RS2418+ came out earlier this month, I would assume the already released rackmount version will likely be identical to the upcoming DS Desktop version other than form factor, so design is probably already complete, and only thing holding up release at this point might be DS2415+ inventory reductions.

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Re: Release date for DS2418+

Unread post by DaAzrael » Mon Apr 23, 2018 10:28 am

I'm in exactly in the same situation. Owning a DS2411+ and waiting for the successor. In my opinion this model refresh is way overdue.

At least, if we're lucky it'll be relased with the "new" Intel Denverton CPU and ECC memory. On the other hand, Synology is sometimes horribly conservative about hardware refreshs or "new" technologies. Even while they're releasing the DS1618+ with a Denverton CPU and ECC, they might still release a DS2418+ with an Avoton CPU (and/or again without ECC). I really like their software (DSM/packages) a lot, but concerning their hardware I get more and more disappointed... :cry:

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Re: Release date for DS2418+

Unread post by iknowtech » Tue Apr 24, 2018 12:01 am

DaAzrael wrote:I'm in exactly in the same situation. Owning a DS2411+ and waiting for the successor. In my opinion this model refresh is way overdue.

At least, if we're lucky it'll be relased with the "new" Intel Denverton CPU and ECC memory. On the other hand, Synology is sometimes horribly conservative about hardware refreshs or "new" technologies. Even while they're releasing the DS1618+ with a Denverton CPU and ECC, they might still release a DS2418+ with an Avoton CPU (and/or again without ECC). I really like their software (DSM/packages) a lot, but concerning their hardware I get more and more disappointed... :cry:
I'm guessing at this point we wont see anymore new Avoton models. Seems like they have finally moved past that, thankfully.

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