When looking at Synology NAS servers for your home, should you go with the DS218+ or the more expensive DS1019+?
The DS1019+ and DS918+ are similar NAS servers, so which should you choose as your next purchase?
The Synology DS1019+ is an excellent five-bay NAS, but you may struggle to stream 4K content that requires transcoding to various devices.
TerraMaster made the F2-221 NAS to compete against Synology's excellent DS218+, and while both servers are similar in more ways than not, which is better for you?
The Synology DS218+ is enough to stream 4K content to a device that supports the same file format. It won't be enough for efficient 4K transcoding, which is where the issue lies.
The DS218+ by Synology is the company's latest iteration of its NAS for the home. Find everything you need to know about it in this rapid review.
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