HPE LTO-4 Ultrium Data Cartridge LTO4 C7974A


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SKU: C7974A

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Tape cartridge part numbers vary widely for a single tape model. We list all documented part numbers and their meaning below. We like to keep things easy, so we sell all of these under one product; The one you are currently viewing. 

Bundle Type Part Number
Individual C7974A
Pack of 20 C7974AN
Pack of 20, Labeled C7974AL
Pack of 20, No case C7974AH
Pack of 20, No Case, Labeled C7974AC


HPE LTO-4 Ultrium Data Cartridge LTO4 C7974A

The 4th generation LTO tape cartridge manufactured by HPE. Capable of storing 800 GB  in a tiny 7oz (0.4 lbs.) package for 30 years; Tape is the industry standard for archival storage.

HPE LTO Ultrium 4 Data Cartridge
General characteristics
Data capacity 800 GB native
Up to 1.6 TB with 2:1 data compression
Cartridge model LTO Ultrium 4, 800 GB rewritable data cartridge
Tape characteristics
Total tape thickness 6.6 µm (0.000259843 in.)
Tape length 820 m (2690 ft)
Cartridge characteristics
Cartridge size (L x W x D) 102.0 mm x 105.4 mm x 21.5 mm (4.02 in. x 4.15 in. x 0.85 in.)
Data cartridge weight 200 g (0.441 lb)
Cleaning cartridge weight 115 g (0.254 lb)
Safety characteristics Toxicity: nonhazardous to human health in anticipated use
Flammability: self-extinguishing per UL94
Warranty Limited lifetime warranty. Free from defects in manufacturing and material defects for the useful life of the product, or until end of support of the product.
Environmental recommendations
Operating conditions 10°C - 45°C (50°F - 113°F); 10% - 80% RH; 26°C (79°F) wet-bulb maximum
Short-term storage conditions 16°C - 35°C (61°F - 95°F); 20% - 80% RH; 26°C (79°F) wet-bulb maximum
Long-term storage conditions 16°C - 25°C (61°F - 77°F); 20% - 50% RH; 26°C (79°F) wet-bulb maximum
Shipping conditions -23°C - 49°C (-9°F - 120°F); 5% - 80% RH; 26°C (79°F) wet bulb max
Cartridge disposal Classified as nonhazardous waste per EPA regulation 40CFR261;
Can be disposed of as normal office trash