HP DAT 160 USB Internal Tape Drive
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Product Information for HP DAT 160 USB Internal Tape Drive

Highlights for HP DAT 160 USB Internal Tape Drive

  • Storage Capacity:80 GB (Native)
  • Form Factor:Internal

Marketing Information

Protect your small or medium-sized business, remote office or workgroup with HP DAT Tape Drives offering the ability to store up to 320 GB of compressed data on a single cartridge at speeds of up to 86 GB/hr (assuming 2:1 data compression). Low ongoing cost of ownership is provided through low-cost, durable DAT media and backward compatibility which delivers a seamless upgrade path from older drives. HP DAT Tape Drives are available in several capacity points, 320 GB, 160 GB, 72 GB, 40 GB and interface types, SCSI, SAS and USB, making them compatible with virtually any server environment. DAT Tape Drives come complete with data and cleaning cartridge, HP Data Protector Express Software Basic backup and recovery software (for a single Windows, Linux or NetWare server), and HP Library and Tape Tools.


  • Interfaces/Ports: USB 2.0
  • Drive Performance

  • Buffer: 16 MB
  • Data Transfer Rate: 7.01 MBps (Native)/14.02 MBps (Compressed)
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    General Information

  • Product Type: DAT 160 Tape Drive
  • Manufacturer Part Number: Q1580B
  • Manufacturer Website Address: www.hp.com
  • Manufacturer: Hewlett-Packard
  • Product Name: DAT 160 USB Internal Tape Drive
  • Brand Name: HP
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    Physical Characteristics

  • Dimensions: 6.3" Width x 9.3" Depth x 9.1" Height
  • Weight (Approximate): 3.20 lb
  • Form Factor: 5.25" 1/2H Internal
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    Technical Information

  • Storage Capacity: 80 GB (Native)/160 GB (Compressed)
  • Recording Formats: DAT 160 (Read/Write)
  • Recording Method: Helical Scan
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