Synology RX1214RP 48TB (12 x 4TB WD Red Pro) 12 Bay 2U Rackmount Expansion Unit

QuickFind: 668494 Mfr part code: RX1214RP/48TB RED PRO
  • Expansion unit only
  • 48TB (12 x 4TB WD Red Pro Drives Installed)
  • Existing NAS unit required
  • Online Volume Expansion
  • SATA III 6Gb/s Interface Support

Product Description

Synology RX1214RP 48TB (12 x 4TB WD Red Pro) 12 Bay 2U Rackmount Expansion Unit

Synology RX1214/RX1214RP delivers an effortless solution for volume expansion and data backup for Synology RackStation. The RX1214/RX1214RP seamlessly scales up the storage capacity of the Synology RackStation by an additional 12 hard drives on-the-fly when connected directly to an expansion cable.
  • Plug-n-Use Design for Seamless Storage Space Upgrade
  • Online Volume Expansion
  • SATA III 6Gb/s Interface Support
  • Redundant Power Supplies Ensure Service Uptime (RX1214RP only)
  • Energy-Saving Deep Sleep Mode
When running out of hard drive capacity on the Synology RackStation, Synology RX1214/RX1214RP provides an easy way to immediately scale capacity by additional 12 hard drives. The RAID volume on the Synology RackStation can be expanded directly without having to reformat the existing hard drives, ensuring the Synology RackStation continues its service during the capacity expansion. Synology RX1214/RX1214RP can be used as a dedicated local backup solution for the Synology RackStation. When created as a separate volume, the Synology RX1214/RX1214RP provides a great backup solution to its local hard disks in case of system failure.
Synology RackStation securely connects to Synology RX1214/RX1214RP with an high-bandwidth expansion cable that ensures maximum throughput. It allows the hard drives in the connected Synology RX1214/RX1214RP to operate as they are the internal ones of the Synology RackStation, with no lag in data retrieval. With SATA III 6Gb/s interface support, Synology RX1214/RX1214RP unleashes the full performance of the installed drives and provides outstanding data transfer rate. To ensures 24/7 service uptime, Synology RX1214RP is equipped with redundant power supplies, allowing automatic fail-over support if one of the PSUs is failed.

Technical Specification

Synology RX1214RP 48TB (12 x 4TB WD Red Pro) 12 Bay 2U Rackmount Expansion Unit

Expansion / Connectivity

Expansion Bays 12 (total) / 0 (free) x hot-swap - 2.5" / 3.5" shared
Interfaces 1 x InfiniBand

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support Limited warranty - 5 years
Service & Support Details Limited warranty - 5 years

Environmental Parameters

Humidity Range Operating 5 - 95%
Sound Emission 42.2 dBA
Min Operating Temperature 5 °C
Max Operating Temperature 35 °C


Device Type Storage enclosure
Enclosure Type Rack-mountable - 2U


Installed Devices / Modules Qty 12
Supported Devices / Modules Qty 12
Supported Drives SATA-600


Total Array Capacity 48 TB

Hard Drive

Type HDD - hot-swap
Capacity 12 x 4 TB


Features Built-in 4 cooling fans
Cables Included 1 x InfiniBand cable
Compliant Standards FCC Class A certified, RoHS
TAA Compliant Yes
Included Accessories Rail kit


Power Device 2 x internal power supply
Max Supported Qty 2
Power Redundancy Yes
Power Redundancy Scheme 1+1
Voltage Required AC 120/230 V - 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption Operational 121 Watt
Power Provided 400 Watt

Dimensions & Weight

Width 44.5 cm
Depth 57 cm
Height 8.8 cm

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