Manufacturer’s Description

The HP StorageWorks DAT 40 USB Tape Drive is a dependable entry-level backup solution for smaller servers and workstations. This DDS-4 tape drive stores 40 GB of compressed data on a single cartridge at a rate of 23 GB/hr (assuming 2:1 data compression), providing an ideal balance between capacity and performance. The USB 2.0 interface provides plug-and-play connectivity, enabling backup to be initiated from straight out of the box in less than 60 seconds.

The Specs

Additional Specifications
Temperature -40F (-40C) to 158F (70C) Storage
Software Included Yosemite Technologies TapeWare backup software
Frequency Band Burst Transfer Rate: 6 MB/s (asynchronous), 40 MB/s (synchronous)Rewind Time: 120 s (end to end)Rewind Tape Speed: 1.41 m/sData Compression: Lempel-Ziv (DCLZ)Error Detection/Correction: Reed-SolomonData Encoding Method: Partial Response Maximum Likelihood (PRML)
Data Error Rate 1 / 10^-17 bits Read Uncorrected
Parent Retsku B000AAZRK8
Brand Name HP
Media Change Time 15 Second Unload Average
Recording Method Helical Scan
Access Time 50 Second Data
Compressed Storage Capacity 40 GB
Maximum Native Data Transfer Rate 3 MBps
Humidity 5 to 95% Relative Humidity Storage
Native Storage Capacity 20 GB
Maximum Compressed Data Transfer Rate 6 MBps
Power Consumption 7.30 W Average
Input Current 1.20 A @ 12 V DC
Product Line StorageWorks
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