Friday September 22, 2017

LTO Tape drives

LTO Tape Drive Specifications:
At a Glance

 

We offer flat rate repair pricing, 3 to 5 working day turn-around.
A 180 day warranty is offered on all repair services. Expedited repair and Advance Exchange services are also available. Pinetree has large inventory of refurbished tape drives, FRUs, sub-assemblies and auto-loaders that are tested, certified and ready to ship today. As well as depot repair, onsite repair for the continental United States, Advance Exchange Services, Maintenance Contracts and FREE technical support by e-mail, for your LTO tape drives.

 

Attribute LTO-1 LTO-2 LTO-3 LTO-4 LTO-5 LTO-6
Release date 2000 2003 2005 2007 2010 Dec. 2012
Native data capacity 100 GB 200 GB 400 GB 800 GB 1.5 TB 2.5 TB
Max Speed (MB/s) 20 40 80 120 140 160
CompressionCapable? ALDC "2:1" LTO-DC "2.5:1"
WORM Capable? No Yes
Encryption Capable? No Yes
Partition Capable? No (1 allowed) Yes (2 allowed) Yes (4 allowed)
Tape Thickness 8.9 µm 8 µm 6.6 µm 6.4 µm 6.1 µm
Tape Length 609 m 680 m 820 m 846 m
Tape tracks 384 512 704 896 1280 2176
Write elements 8 16
Wraps per band 12 16 11 14 20 34
Linear density (bits/mm) 4880 7398 9638 13,250 15,142 15,143
Encoding RLL 1,7 RLL 0,13/11 PRML RLL 32/33 PRML 32/33 RLL NPML
Cartridge memory 4 KiB 8 KiB 16 KiB