Manufacturer’s Description

The Quantum DLT 8000 tape drive system advances the standard in tape backup with improvements to capacity, performance, and cost of ownership while maintaining compatibility with a worldwide installed base of more than one million DLTtape drives. The Quantum DLT 8000 tape drive will decrease your data backup time, give you the flexibility to scale to a wide range of backup applications, and protect your investment in previous generations of DLTtape technology.

The Specs

Additional Specifications
Parts Warranty (Not Applicable)
Labor Warranty (Not Applicable)
Frequency Band Burst transfer rate, synchronous: 20MB/sBurst transfer rate, asynchronous: 12MB/sRecording format: 208 track serial serpentineRecording density: 98 k bits / inchEncoding method: RLL 2,7Data compression: DLZ
UPC (Not Specified)
normalized-Height 82.55
Media Change Time 40 Secon
Geographic Localization (Not Specified)
Operating System (Not Specified)
Maximum Compressed Data Transfer Rate 12 MBps
Drive Interface SCSI
Technical Support URL
Technical Support Phone Number 800-826-8022
Data Error Rate 1 / 10^27 bits Read Undetected
Product Family DLT
Weight 6 lbs
Interface Connection (Not Specified)
Media Durability 1000000 Passes
Manufacturer Description Qunatum DLT 800
Maximum Native Data Transfer Rate 6 MBps
Manufacturer Retail Type (Not Specified)
Class Floppy/Tape Drive
Temperature -40F (-40C) to 150.8F (66C) Non-operating
Category DLT
Description DLT 8000 40GB/80GB Fast SCSI DLT
normalized-Weight 96 oz
Drive Width 5.25"
Depth 9 in
Drive Height 1H
Recording Method Linear Serpentine
Access Time 1 Minute Average File
Humidity 10 to 95% Non-condensing Non-operating
Compressed Storage Capacity 80 GB
Height 3.25 in
Width 5.7 in
Bays Required 1 x 5.25" 1H Front Accessible
Disk Capacity (Compressed) 80 GB
Manufacturer Sku TH8AF-YF
Vendor QUA
Brand Name Quantum
Product Line Series Model 8000
Base Warranty 3 Years (36 Months)
Case Pack Quantity 1
Host Transfer Rate 12 MB/sec
Native Storage Capacity 40 GB
Language Localization (Not Specified)
Power Consumption 28 W Read/Write Average
Disk Capacity (Uncompressed) 40 GB
Altitude 40000 ft Maximum Non-operating
Warranty Information (Not Specified)
Internal/External (Not Specified)
Form Factor Height Half-Height
Tape Format Tape - Digital Linear Tape (DLT)
System Type (Not Specified)
Form Factor Width (Not Specified)
Interface Type Fast SCSI
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