HP RDX 500GB Removable Disk Cartridge
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Product Information for HP RDX 500GB Removable Disk Cartridge

Highlights for HP RDX 500GB Removable Disk Cartridge

  • Storage Capacity:500GB
  • Form Factor:Internal

The HP RDX Removable Disk Cartridge delivers an easy to use, affordable, rugged and removable data protection cartridge for workstations and entry level servers. Backups are simple and pain-free with drag and drop file access. Fast disk based performance provides the ability to store 160 GB, 320 GB or 500 GB of data on a single removable disk cartridge at speeds of up to 108 GB/hr. Long lasting removable disk cartridges and forward and backward compatible RDX docking stations reduce ownership costs. When used with an HP StorageWorks RDX Backup System the solution seamlessly integrates with HP Continuous Data Protection Software providing complete data protection and enabling simple and secure offsite storage.

Technical Specifications

  • Ideal For: Budget conscious small businesses with little or no IT resources that currently have no or only rudimentary backup processes in place.
  • Media Capacity Compressed (Assumes 2:1 application based compression): 1 TB
  • Sustained Transfer Rate, Native: 30 MB/sec
  • Sustained Transfer Rate (Compressed 2:1): 60 MB/sec
  • Burst Transfer Rate: 480 MB/sec
  • Data Access Time: 15 milliseconds
  • Supported File Systems: FAT32, NTFS, ext2, ext3
  • Maximum Storage Capacity (Raw): 500 GB
  • Load/unload cycles (Cartridge): 5,000 (minimum)
  • MTBF: 500,000 hours @ 100% duty cycle
  • Uncorrected Error Rate: 1 error per 10^14 bits read
  • Disk Drive Speed: 5,400 rpm
  • Form Factor: 2.5 inches
  • Operating temperature range, Fahrenheit: 41 to 113 Fahrenheit
  • Operating temperature range, Celsius: 5 to 45 Celsius
  • Non-Operating temperature range, Fahrenheit: -40 to 149 Fahrenheit
  • Non-Operating temperature range, Celsius: -40 to 65 Celsius
  • Operating Humidity Range: 20 to 80%, non condensing
  • Non-Operating Humidity Range: 10 to 90%, non-condensing
  • Altitude Vibration:
    • sine vib 0.25G peak, 3-200 Hz (operational), random vib 1.54G RMS (non operational)
    • -50 ft to 10,000 ft
    • -15.24 m to 3,048 m
    • -50 ft to 35,000 ft
    • -15.24 m to 10,668 m

  • Cartridge Robustness (Shock, Non-Operating): 3 feet (1 m; 39.4 in.) drop to tile over concrete floor
  • Activity LED:
    • Green cartridge is ready
    • Blinking Green Activity (reading, writing, seeking)
    • Amber Fault detected

  • Warranty (parts-labor-onsite): 1/0/0