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Hewlett Packard Enterprise

HP LTO 6 Tape (C7976A)

Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Mfg No: C7976A
Our Prod ID: C7976A
HP LTO 6 Tape (C7976A)

Overview

HP C7976A LTO 6 Tapes

HP LTO-6 Ultrium Tape can write or read data at a blistering 1.4 TB/hour, storing, encrypting and protecting up to 3 TB (up to 6.25 TB compressed) on a single cartridge. A 70% increase in the number of tracks has increase the bit density, allowing more data to be recorded in the same amount of tape: from 1,280 tracks for LTO-5 to 2,176 tracks for 6th generation HP LTO-6 Tape 6.25 TB cartridges. LTO Ultrium tape cartridge memory chip delivers faster access time and enhanced media monitoring.

Features and Benefits

  • Capacity of 3 Tb and up to 6.25 TB compressed capacity on HP StoreEver and non-HP LTO-6 devices.
  • Supports transfer speeds of 160 MB/s (native), 400 MB/s (2.5:1) with Generation 6
  • Metal Particle (MP) technology
  • Compatible with Linear Tape File System (LTFS)
  • Superior 'smart grabber' mechanism and mechanical interlock to prevent the leader pin from being pulled inside the tape housing (a key weakness of DLT media). Sensors detect proper connection and prevent leader loss that would ruin the tape.
  • Simplified tape path to reduce wear and tear.

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Specifications

Manufacturer HP - Hewlett Packard
Format LTO Ultrium 6 Tape Media
HP Part No. C7976A
Native Capacity 2.5 TB
Compressed Up to 6.25 3 TB (assuming 2.5:1 Compression)
Data Rate 160 MB/s / Up to 400 MB/s Compressed
Tape Technology Metal Particle (MP)
Tape Length 846 meters
Archival Life 30 Years
Load/Unload Cycles 20,000
Warranty Limited Lifetime Warranty by HP

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Rated 5.00 out of 5 based on 5 customer reviews
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HP C7976A LTO 6 Tapes

HP LTO-6 Ultrium Tape can write or read data at a blistering 1.4 TB/hour, storing, encrypting and protecting up to 3 TB (up to 6.25 TB compressed) on a single cartridge. A 70% increase in the number of tracks has increase the bit density, allowing more data to be recorded in the same amount of tape: from 1,280 tracks for LTO-5 to 2,176 tracks for 6th generation HP LTO-6 Tape 6.25 TB cartridges. LTO Ultrium tape cartridge memory chip delivers faster access time and enhanced media monitoring.

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