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8mm Data Tape D8-112
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Category :
Empty data tapes for making back ups or storing huge amounts of data.
blank data tapes
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created by Imation: a data-sheet is imported from an official source from a manufacturer. But the data-sheet is not yet standardized by an Icecat editor.
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Included since: 16 Sep 2006
The date Icecat noticed for the first time that this product was included in the price list of a channel partner
Info modified on: 05 Dec 2016 11:52:25
The date of the most recent change of this product data-sheet in Icecat.
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Long product name Imation 8mm Data Tape D8-112:
The short editorial description of Imation 8mm Data Tape D8-112
Imation 8mm Data Tape D8-112

Marketing text Imation 8mm Data Tape D8-112

The official marketing text of Imation 8mm Data Tape D8-112 as supplied by the manufacturer
Absolute data protection

Protect your data around the clock with our highly reliable and cost effective Imation 8mm D8 Data Cartridges. Imation 8mm D8 cartridges feature our proprietary backcoating process and offer up to 7GB of native capacity. Ideal for entry level server backup environments.

Introduced over 30 years ago, backcoating minimizes the damaging effects of compression to the recording surface. It also dissipates harmful static buildup and reduces tape slippage, giving you improved tape winding and stacking, and absolute data security.
Short summary description Imation 8mm Data Tape D8-112:
This short summary of the Imation 8mm Data Tape D8-112 data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.
Imation 8mm Data Tape D8-112, metal particulate, 5 - 45 °C, 20 - 80%, 5 - 32 °C, 20 - 60%, 41 - 113 °F
Long summary description Imation 8mm Data Tape D8-112:
This is an auto-generated long summary of Imation 8mm Data Tape D8-112 based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.
Imation 8mm Data Tape D8-112. Compressed capacity: 10 GB, Tape life: 30 year(s), Film type: metal particulate. Transfer rate: 0.5 MB/s. Tape size: 8 mm, Tape length: 112 m, Tape thickness: 10.5 µm. Operating temperature (T-T): 41 - 113 °F, Total storage capacity: 5 GB
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Compressed capacity
The maximum storage capacity of a storage medium when applying data compression. Usually measured in bytes e.g. gigabytes (GB). Sometimes the conditions are mentioned for reaching the maximum capacity mentioned, like tape length, the number of storage units, or the type of storage equipment/medium.
10 GB
Tape life
Shows how much time tape may be used
30 year(s)
Film type
The type of film e.g. 35 mm, DLT.
metal particulate
Data transmission
Transfer rate
0.5 MB/s
Operational conditions
Operating temperature (T-T)
The minimum and maximum temperatures at which the product can be safely operated.
5 - 45°C
Operating relative humidity (H-H)
20 - 80%
Operational conditions
Storage temperature (T-T)
The minimum and maximum temperatures at which the product can be safely stored.
5 - 32°C
Storage relative humidity (H-H)
20 - 60%
Weight & dimensions
Tape size *
The tape format or supported tape formats by equipment.
8 mm
Tape length
How long the tape is.
112 m
Tape thickness
Thickness of tape.
10.5 µm
Other features
Total storage capacity
The total amount of data that can be stored on the device.
5 GB
Operating temperature (T-T)
41 - 113°F