Setup a 2x2To NAS Synology DS216+II with upgrade RAM to 8 Go


  • FIRST OF ALL, WARNING DISCLAMER ! “WARRANTY VOID IF REMOVED”
  1. Buy good products
  • NAS : Synology DS216+II
  • Hard drives : 2x2.0 To Western Digital Red (for instance)
  • RAM : Crucial 8.0 GB DDR3L 1600 SoDimm 1.35V CL11 Ref n°CT102464BF160B only !

2. Upgrade RAM to 8 Go

  • unscrew rear fan
  • most difficult part : gently push the 2 plastic clips over the metal bar
  • unscrew and remove first steel clip
  • unscrew and remove second black clip
  • Peel off metal scotch, unplug power fan, remove fan
  • remove last screws
  • extract mother board
  • upgrade RAM

3. Rewind steps to rebuild the server

4. Mount disk racks

5. Start the server and check memory upgrade