HP Ultrium 400 GB Data Cartridge

SKU: C7972A Brand: HP
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Product Description

Exhaustively tested, HP LTO Ultrium cartridges meet all your demands for maximum reliability when restoring data, offering high storage density, ease of management and scalable storage and backup performance.

Covering five generations of capacity - LTO-1 (200 GB), LTO-2 (400 GB), LTO-3 (800 GB), LTO-4 (1.6 TB) and LTO-5 (3 TB) – and with transfer speeds of up to 1 TB/hr for LTO-5, there is a platform for every need and budget.

From LTO-3 onwards, LTO Ultrium WORM cartridges enable the creation of compliant, permanent and tamperproof archives.

From LTO-4 onwards, secure AES-256 encryption provides even higher levels of data security and compliance with the most stringent industry regulations to prevent unauthorized data access.

From LTO-5 onwards, LTO Ultrium Linear Tape File System makes using tape as easy, flexible, portable and intuitive as using other removable and sharable media, such as a USB drive.

Highest Capacity and Performance of any Comparable Tape Technology
HP LTO-5 Ultrium can write or read data at a blistering 1 TB/hour, storing, encrypting and protecting up to 3 TB on a single cartridge, making it the big hitter in large-scale, 24x7, mission-critical IT environments.

Superior 'smart grabber' mechanism and mechanical interlock to prevent the leader pin from being pulled inside the tape housing. Sensors detect proper connection and prevent leader loss that would ruin the tape.

Write-Once-Read-Many (WORM) version provides tamperproof, compliant data storage.

Value for money
Standardizing on HP LTO-4 or LTO-5 Ultrium delivers the capacity to meet shrinking backup windows, industry-standard, AES 256-bit encryption (IEEE1619.1), and interchangeable RW or WORM media; without extra space or IT resource overhead.


Environmental conditions
Operating relative humidity range10 to 80% (Operating)
Operating temperature range (T-T)50° to 113° F (10° to 45° C)
Storage relative humidity range20 to 60% (Archival)
Storage temperature range (T-T)79° F
Weight & dimensions
Tape length609 m
Dimensions W x D x H11.3 x 2.79 x 11.1 cm
Package weight290 g
Weight270 g
Case or master carton weight1.51 kg
Case or master carton quantity5 pcs
Pallet weight335 kg
Larger master carton weight6.57 kg
Quantity per pallet960 pcs
Pallet dimensions (W x D x H)1016 x 1219 x 1676 mm
Larger master carton dimensions (W x D x H)330 x 273 x 152 mm
Quantity per box1 pcs
Technical details
Tape thickness8.9 um
Native capacity200 GB
MaterialMetal particle
Coercive force2050-2550 Oe
Maximum media width12.65 mm
Read speed60 MB/sec
Density range188 kbits/inch
Film typePolyethylene Naphthalate (PEN)
Tape width12.65 mm
Total storage capacity400 GB Compressed 2:1; Supported
Data tracks number512
BasefilmMetal Particle
Number of cartons per pallet20
Archival storage life30 years
Recording technologyLTO-2 Ultrium
Long term storage temperature41° to 73° F (5° to 23° C)
Media durability1,000,000 passes on any area of tape, equates to over 20,000 end to end passes/260 full tape backups
Media formatRe-Writable
Media labelingWrite-on Labels in box
Colour of productRed

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