HP LTO-3 C7973A Backup Tape Cartridge HP C7973A LTO3 Media Tape

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  • C7973A

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  • HP

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HP LTO-3 C7973A Backup Tape Cartridge HP C7973A LTO3 Media Tape

The HP LTO3 C7973A is a re-writeable media cartridge that developed and designed by HP. This media format exhaustively tested to meet all sorts of challenging demands for elevated dependability when reinstating important data, offering super recording density, simple to supervise and better scalable storage and reliable backup performance. Improved with data storage capacity with 400GB native and 800GB compressed, through fast and more reliable data transfer speed of 80MB/Sec native and 160Mb/Sec compressed. Increased 704 data track with same 12.65mm wide and improved 680M long tape. The LTO Ultrium 3 C7973A tape uses excellent and superior SMART GRABBER and automatic interlock system to avoid the leader pin from dragging inside the cartridge housing, most sensitive and dependable sensors sense accurate link and avoid leader loss that would spoil the cartridge and its components. HP also make it very easy for running tape path which completely decrease wear and tear and also prevents from buildup of unwanted debris which resist the smooth running ability. The HP LTO C7973A has a built in 4KB memory chip or LTO-CM which able to store most important and usage history of the cartridge. The memory chip offering reliable faster access time to the exact locations of desired data during load and unload processes and performing media monitoring. Reliable and robust design enable HP LTO cartridge to operate more than 30 years with thousands of load and unload operations.

HP LTO-3 C7973A Backup Tape Cartridge HP C7973A LTO3 Media Tape

Features LTO-3 HP C7973a Backup Tape Cartridge

Brand HP
Part No C7973a
Recording technology: LTO Ultrium 3
Media format: Re-Writable
Capacity: 400 GB native 800 GB Compressed (2:1 compression)
Data transfer speed 80 MB/Sec native 160 GB compressed (2:1 compression)
Product color: Gold
Tape length: 680 M
Tape width 12.65 mm
Tape thickness: 8.9 um
Base Film Type: Metal Particle
Number of data tracks: 704
Archival life: 30 years
Durability: 1,000,000 passes on any area of tape, equates to over 20,000 end to end passes/260 full tape backups

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