The most affordable Synology NAS device until now was the DS213j, available for around £170. The DS214se costs £40 less which makes it an interesting way to get a taste of the world of Synology. The Synology DS214se has a very basic enclosure, but it's functional enough. It houses two hard drives and it has a network port. You won't find more deluxe features such as USB 3.0 or rubber parts for absorbing vibrations from the disks, but you do get access to the same features you find on Synology’s high-end products.
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