Manufacturer’s Description

The new HP StorageWorks DLT VS160 Tape Drive provides 160 GB capacity and 16 MB/s performance compressed. This is double the capacity and performance of the DLT VS80, reducing the overall cost of ownership. Increased capacity in a single tape drive, reduced number of cartridges needed to store the same amount of information and less downtime needed for back-ups. The DLT VS160 is a half-height drive based on the industry standard DLTtape technology.

The Specs

Warranty Information 3 Year Limited
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Media Attributes
Storage Capacity 80 GB (Native)/160 GB (Compressed)
Additional Specifications
Temperature -40F (-40C) to 150.8F (66C) Storage
Software Included TapeWare backup software
normalized-Weight 128
Frequency Band Recording Format: 240 tracksData Compression: DLZData Encoding Method: PRMLBurst Transfer Rate: 160 MB/s (Synchronous)
Data Error Rate 1 / 10^17 bits Read Uncorrected
Drive Width 5.25"
Weight 8 lbs
Drive Height 1/2H
Brand Name HP
Media Change Time 25 Second Unload Average
Recording Method Linear Serpentine
Access Time 1.50 Minute Data
Shipping Weight 12.26 lb
Compressed Storage Capacity 160 GB
Maximum Native Data Transfer Rate 8 MBps
Humidity 10 to 95% Non-condensing Storage
Native Storage Capacity 80 GB
Maximum Compressed Data Transfer Rate 16 MBps
Power Consumption 15 W Read/Write Average
Product Line StorageWorks
Dimensions 2.61" Height x 8.30" Width x 10.73" Depth
Quick Glance
Media Type 5.25" 1/2H External DLT VS160 Tape Drive

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