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Storage Media Mammoth 20 GB (40 GB compressed)
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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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Included since: 15 Jul 2005
The date Icecat noticed for the first time that this product was included in the price list of a channel partner
Info modified on: 23 Feb 2011 17:39:04
The date of the most recent change of this product data-sheet in Icecat.
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Long product name Sony Storage Media Mammoth 20 GB (40 GB compressed):
The short editorial description of Sony Storage Media Mammoth 20 GB (40 GB compressed)
Storage Media Mammoth QGD170ME - 20 GB (40 GB compressed)

Marketing text Sony Storage Media Mammoth 20 GB (40 GB compressed)

The official marketing text of Sony Storage Media Mammoth 20 GB (40 GB compressed) as supplied by the manufacturer
Mammoth. Capable of recording high volumes of digital data at 3 MB per second, this Advanced Metal Evaporated (AME) tape is highly suited to handling large-scale network back-up, digital video editing systems and video-on-demand.

- Ideal for high-speed back-up of complex multimedia applications and large volume networks

- Large data capacity: 20 GB (40 GB compressed)

- High performance and durability with DLC (Diamond Like Carbon) protective tape layer

- Six times the transfer rate and three times the recording capacity of conventional models

- Cleaning Tape: QGD-CL1

Short summary description Sony Storage Media Mammoth 20 GB (40 GB compressed):
This short summary of the Sony Storage Media Mammoth 20 GB (40 GB compressed) data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.
Sony Storage Media Mammoth 20 GB (40 GB compressed), 95 x 15 x 62.5 mm, 5 - 45 °C, 20 - 80%, 40 - 60%
Long summary description Sony Storage Media Mammoth 20 GB (40 GB compressed):
This is an auto-generated long summary of Sony Storage Media Mammoth 20 GB (40 GB compressed) based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.
Sony Storage Media Mammoth 20 GB (40 GB compressed). Compressed capacity: 40 GB. Tape size: 8 mm, Tape length: 170 m, Tape thickness: 7 µm. Dimensions (WxDxH): 95 x 15 x 62.5 mm, Total storage capacity: 20 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.
40 GB
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%
Storage relative humidity (H-H)
40 - 60%
Weight & dimensions
Tape size *
The tape format or supported tape formats by equipment.
8 mm
Tape length
How long the tape is.
170 m
Tape thickness
Thickness of tape.
7 µm
Weight of the product without packaging (net weight). If possible, the net weight is given including standard accessories and supplies. Please note that sometimes the manufacturer leaves out the weight of accessories and/or supplies.
80 g
Other features
Dimensions (WxDxH)
Dimensions of the product (Width x Depth x Height).
95 x 15 x 62.5 mm
Total storage capacity
The total amount of data that can be stored on the device.
20 GB