HPE LTO Ultrium 6 Tape (C7976A)

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LTO Ultrium 6 Tape
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  • HPE LTO Ultrium 6 Tape (C7976A)
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HPE C7976A LTO Ultrium 6 Tapes

HP LTO-6 Ultrium Tape can write or read data at a blistering 1.4 TB/hour, storing, encrypting and protecting up to 2.5TB (up to 6.25TB compressed) on a single cartridge. A 70% increase in the number of tracks has increase the bit density, allowing more data to be recorded in the same amount of tape: from 1,280 tracks for LTO-5 to 2,176 tracks for 6th generation HP LTO-6 Tape 6.25 TB cartridges. LTO Ultrium tape cartridge memory chip delivers faster access time and enhanced media monitoring.

Features and Benefits

  • Capacity of 2.5 Tb and up to 6.25 TB compressed capacity on HP StoreEver and non-HP LTO-6 devices.
  • Supports transfer speeds of 160 MB/s (native), 400 MB/s (2.5:1) with Generation 6
  • Metal Particle (MP) technology
  • Compatible with Linear Tape File System (LTFS)
  • Superior 'smart grabber' mechanism and mechanical interlock to prevent the leader pin from being pulled inside the tape housing (a key weakness of DLT media). Sensors detect proper connection and prevent leader loss that would ruin the tape.
  • Simplified tape path to reduce wear and tear.

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Manufacturer HP - Hewlett Packard
Format LTO Ultrium 6 Tape Media
HP Part No. C7976A
Native Capacity 2.5 TB
Compressed Up to 6.25TB (assuming 2.5:1 Compression)
Data Rate 160 MB/s / Up to 400 MB/s Compressed
Tape Technology Metal Particle (MP)
Tape Length 846 meters
Archival Life 30 Years
Load/Unload Cycles 20,000
Warranty Limited Lifetime Warranty by HP
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7 Reviews

  • 5
    Durable, easy to handle. Solid.

    Posted by Mark Fanjoy on 24th Sep 2019

    Durable, easy to handle. Solid.

  • 5
    Solid product and great price.

    Posted by Albert S on 7th Mar 2019

    Solid product and great price.

  • 5
    I would buy this product again

    Posted by Grouchy on 5th Oct 2016

    Good media at a fair price

  • 5
    Solid Media

    Posted by The Warden on 14th Aug 2016

    Very reliable backup tape media. No issues.

  • 5
    Good Service, Great Price

    Posted by Smooge on 28th Jan 2015

    Everything went great with this order, came fast, good tapes, great price.

  • 5
    Great Product - Huge Storage Capacity

    Posted by Tape Dude on 28th Jul 2014

    Used to backup company data

  • 5
    Great Product and Same Day Shipping

    Posted by IT_KungFu on 14th Feb 2014

    I've always used HP LTO cartridges for my backup. Recently, we upgraded to an LTO 6 drive and continue to use HP cartridges because we can get them at a great price here.

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