Sony DLT-4 Tape Cartridge

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  • DL4TK88

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  • Sony

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Sony DLT-4 Tape Cartridge

Sony's DL4TK88 DLT-IV is a Digital linear Tape 4(DLT-4) format tape cartridge. It has a 557 meters tape length which enables a native data storage capacity of 40GB that can be expanded upto 80GB when compressed. It features the use of Azimuth recording technology that offers high-density recording and outstanding data integrity with ultra-low bit  error rate. Sony's latest binder system helps this tape cartridge achieve a 1,000,000 head pass  durability and reduces wear on the heads as well. This tape media has a  compressed data transfer rate of 12MB/s. The Sony DL4TK88 tape cartridge has an archival life of 30 years and is compatible with DLT 4000,7000,8000 and VS80 tape drives.

Sony DLT-4 Tape Cartridge

Product Description Sony DLT-IV TK-88 Tape Cartridge
Type Storage media-DLT IV
Media Qty Included 1
Native Recording Capacity With DLT1 drive:40GB
Compressed Recording Capacity 80GB
Maximum Data Transfer Rate(Compressed) With DLT1 drive:3MB/s (6MB/s)
Archival Life 30 years
Tape Width (mm) 12.65mm
Tape thickness (µm) 8.8µm
Tape Length (m) 557m
Magnetic Properties
Tape Type Metal Particle
Coercive Force (kA/m) 151
Electric Resistance(Magnetic Side: Ω/sq) 1×107
Electric Resistance(Back Side: Ω/sq) 1×105
Durability (Pass) 1,000,000
Linear Recording Density(kbpi) With DLT1 drive:123kbpi
Number of Data Track With DLT1 drive:168 data tracks
Coding Channel PRML

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