Product Highlights
Create a Personal Cloud
Use the mydlink Access - NAS app to set up and
monitor a personal cloud that allows remote users to
access files from any device
Add Storage Drives with Ease
Just open the top to insert up to two storage drives
quickly and easily
Stream, Store, and Back up
Watch HD entertainment, manage your files, and
back up your most important data securely
ShareCenter™ + 2-Bay Cloud Network Storage Enclosure

The DNS-327L ShareCenter™ + 2-Bay Cloud Network Storage Enclosure is an easy-to-use
solution for accessing, sharing, and backing up your important data by creating your own
Cloud Enabled with mydlink Services
personal cloud. Keep all of your data safely stored and protected at home, and still have it at
• Remotely manage data or built-in applications from
your fingertips with a sleek, award-winning NAS solution.
anywhere using the mydlink mobile device app or
on a PC through the mydlink portal
Share Your Files from Anywhere
• Simplified setup through the mydlink portal with
D-Link Zero Configuration technology
The ShareCenter™ + 2-Bay Cloud Network Storage Enclosure includes a web enabled file server
which allows you to download your documents, photos, and other multimedia files from
• Two easy-to-load hard drive bays accept any
wherever you are. Once configured, simply log into your ShareCenter using the friendly web
capacity 3.5” SATA internal drive
user interface to view a list of available files.
• Hot-Swap feature enables replacing a failed hard
You can also connect to the DNS-327L with the mydlink Access - NAS app to access and play
drive without having to power down or reboot.
music, watch videos, and view photos directly on your mobile device. With the mydlink portal,
• USB 3.0 port to connect additional external storage
you’ll never have to bother with configuring complicated network settings to enable remote
or multifunction printer
access to your content.
• Faster, more powerful hardware and add-on
Easy Installation and Set Up
software features provide a streamlined solution
• Gigabit Ethernet connectivity provides high speed
The DNS-327L can accept 3.5” internal SATA hard drives up to 4 TB, and installing drives is as
network transfers
simple as popping the top, attaching the hard drive holders, and then sliding them into place.
Push the latch button to access the drive bays, then just slide in your storage drives into place
Media Streaming
and you’re ready. A convenient USB port on the back of the ShareCenter can be used to attach
• DLNA Certified media server
a multifunction USB printer, an Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS), or an external USB storage
• Music & Photo Center software
drive to use with the one-touch backup function.
• iTunes media server
• Peer to peer download engine
Combined with a D-Link Cloud Router, the DNS-327L can also take advantage of Zero
Backup Options
Configuration Setup. Zero Configuration technology greatly simplifies the configuration of
your DNS-327L. Simply choose the RAID type you need and the Zero Configuration will do the
• Feature-rich backup software suite
rest for you.
• Supports local, remote, USB, and cloud backup
• Supports Apple Time Machine
• RAID 1 technology helps protect your data

ShareCenter™ + 2-Bay Cloud Network Storage Enclosure
Stream Digital Media With a Built-in Media Server
Back up your digital media files to the ShareCenter for safekeeping, and
Drive Bay Latch
enjoy the benefits of the built-in DLNA® Certified UPnP AV media server.
Stream digital content to compatible media players such as the PlayStation®
3, Microsoft® Xbox 360™, or directly to a smart TV. You can also enjoy photo,
music, and video streaming remotely through mobile devices.
Powerful Performance and Flexibility
Four different hard drive modes are available (Standard, JBOD, RAID 0, RAID 1),
which allow users to choose the configuration best suited to their needs.
Cooling Fan
Standard mode creates two separately accessible hard drives. JBOD combines
both drives to create a single, easy-to-use volume. RAID 0 combines both
drives in a “striped” configuration, which provides maximum performance
Security Lock
when using a Gigabit Ethernet connection. RAID 1 creates a copy of your
data on both drives, providing maximum protection; if one drive fails, the
Power Connector
USB 2.0 Port
unaffected drive continues to function as a single drive until the failed drive is
replaced. The DNS-327L is hot-swap enabled, meaning you can easily replace
a failed drive and your data will automatically be copied to the new drive,
Gigabit Ethernet Port
allowing the ShareCenter to return to its full level of protection and ensuring
your files remain safe.
Technical Specifications
• IEEE 802.3
• IEEE 802.3ab
• IEEE 802.3u
• PnP-X
• USB 3.0
• DHCP Client
• Bonjour
• WebDAV
Supported Hard Drive Types
• 3.5” Internal SATA I/II – Supports hard drives with
capacities of 4 TB or above1
• 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet port
• Power
• USB 3.0 Host port
• Power
• HDD 1
• HDD 2
• LAN (on LAN port)
Disk Management
• Multiple hard drive configurations:
• RAID migration from Non-RAID to RAID 1
• RAID 0
• Hard drive format: EXT4
• RAID 1
• Scandisk
• S.M.A.R.T.
• Standard
• Supports Advanced Format HDDs
Account Management
• User account management
• Network access management
• Group account management
• ISO mount management
• User/Group quota management

ShareCenter™ + 2-Bay Cloud Network Storage Enclosure
Download Management
• HTTP/FTP scheduled downloads
• Peer to peer (P2P) downloader
Backup Management
• Scheduled backup from PC to NAS
• Apple Time Machine support
(D-Link ShareCenter Sync)
• USB backup
• Scheduled local backups
• Cloud backups (Amazon S3)
• Scheduled remote backup
Device Management
• Browser support:
• D-Link Storage Utility (Win/Mac)
• Internet Explorer 7 or higher
• E-mail notifications
• Mozilla Firefox 3 or higher
• SMS notifications
• Apple Safari 4 or higher
• System/FTP log
• System Setup Wizard (Win / Mac)
Power Management
• Power-saving mode
• Smart Fan control
• Auto power recovery
• D-Link Green Ethernet
• Scheduled power off
Remote File Sharing
• Web file server
• Mobile device access
• FTP server
• mydlink portal access
• WebDAV
File Sharing
• Max. User accounts: 256 users
• Max. concurrent Samba connections: 64 connections
• Max. Group accounts: 32 groups
• Max. concurrent FTP connections: 10 connections
• Max. shared folders: 128 folders
• 90 x 144.3 x 195.3 mm (3.54 x 5.68 x 7.68 inches)
• 640 grams (1.41 lbs)
• External DC 12 V / 3 A switching power supply
Power Consumption
• Normal Mode 28.8 W
• Sleep Mode 11.4 W
• Operating: 0 to 40 ˚C (32 to 104 ˚F)
• Storage: -20 to 70 ˚C (-4 to 158 ˚F)
• 5% to 90% non-condensing
• CE
• IC
Order Information
Part Number
ShareCenter™ + 2-Bay Cloud Network Storage Enclosure
1 Maximum capacity may change as hard drive technology develops.
Updated 2013/05/22
Specifications are subject to change without notice. D-Link is a registered trademark of D-Link
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