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Product name:
Product name is a brand's identification of a product, often a model name, but not totally unique as it can include some product variants. Product name is a key part of the Icecat product title on a product data-sheet.
Product code :
The brand's unique identifier for a product. Multiple product codes can be mapped to one mother product data-sheet if the specifications are identical. We map away wrong codes or sometimes logistic variants.
Category :
Empty data tapes for making back ups or storing huge amounts of data.
blank data tapes
Data-sheet quality: created/standardized by Icecat
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only logistic data imported: we have only basic data imported from a supplier, a data-sheet is not yet created by an editor.
created by Sony: a data-sheet is imported from an official source from a manufacturer. But the data-sheet is not yet standardized by an Icecat editor.
created/standardized by Icecat: the data-sheet is created or standardized by an Icecat editor.
Included since: 15 Nov 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: 21 Dec 2015 23:22:31
The date of the most recent change of this product data-sheet in Icecat.
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Long product name Sony SDX5-400W:
The short editorial description of Sony SDX5-400W
Ideal for fast and reliable storage of large-scale digital data and network back-up, AIT-5 WORM offers data capacity of 1040GB compressed (400GB native).

Marketing text Sony SDX5-400W

The official marketing text of Sony SDX5-400W as supplied by the manufacturer
-AIT-5 Write-Once-Read-Many (WORM) format protecting valuable data against accidental erasure and preventing alteration of archived data files.
-Impressive storage capacity of up to 1040GB compressed data (400GB native) in a small 8mm tape.
-Fast data transfer using efficient Helical Scan technology, up to 24MB/sec sustained native transfer rate.
-Proven reliability and durability with a 30 year media life thanks to AME III technology (Advanced Metal Evaporated).
-Quick access provided by AIT's unique Remote Memory-In-Cassette (R-MIC) incorporated into the cartridge.
-Clear future Roadmap already committed up to AIT6 with a 800GB native capacity.
-Cleaning tape: SDX5-CL.
Short summary description Sony SDX5-400W:
This short summary of the Sony SDX5-400W data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.
Sony SDX5-400W, 95 x 15 x 62.5 mm, AIT, 5 - 45 °C, 20 - 80%, 5 - 32 °C, 20 - 80%
Long summary description Sony SDX5-400W:
This is an auto-generated long summary of Sony SDX5-400W based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.
Sony SDX5-400W. Tape type: AIT, Compressed capacity: 1040 GB. Tape size: 8 mm, Tape length: 246 m, Tape thickness: 4.8 µm. Dimensions (WxDxH): 95 x 15 x 62.5 mm, Operating temperature (T-T): 41 - 113 °F, Tape width: 8 mm
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Tape type*
Type of tape used e.g. TZ, Video8.
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.
1040 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 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 - 80%
Weight & dimensions
Tape size *
The tape format or supported tape formats by equipment.
8 mm
Tape length
How long the tape is.
246 m
Tape thickness
Thickness of tape.
4.8 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.
79 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.
400 GB
Operating temperature (T-T)
41 - 113°F
Tape width
The size of the tape from one side to the other.
8 mm