MagStor LTO8 HH SAS 8088 External Desktop Tape Drive 12TB LTFS , SAS-HL8-8088 LTO-8 TAA

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SKU: SAS-HL8-8088-2YR

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 MagStor SAS-HL8-8088 LTO8 HH SAS External Tabletop Tape Drive


  • Capacity (Native) 12TB
  • Read/Write Speeds (Native) 300 MB/s 
  • 6G SAS SFF-8088 Interface
  • LTFS Compatible Drag & Drop
  • TAR Compatible 
  • 30 Year LTO Media Archive Life 
  • Built-in PSU, no bulky adapters needed
  • TAA Compliant (Tape Drives Made in Japan)


Up to 50 cleans Read/Write Read/Write



The MagStor SAS-HL8-8088 is an IBM-based LTO8 tape drive in an external tabletop enclosure.  Supporting both TAR and LTFS formats with any compatible third-party software that utilities IBM LTO8 tape drives.  

Power Supply

100/240 VAC 50/60 Hz Auto-sensing

    Dimensions & Weight

    10.2 x 8.01 x 2.59 inches (L x H x W) / 7 lbs

      Software Compatibility

      • IBM Spectrum Archive Single Drive Edition (CLI MAC, GUI Windows)
      • PreRollPost
      • myLTO
      • StorageDNA
      • YoYotta LTFS
      • Hedge / Canister
      • Third-Party LTFS-enhanced archive/backup software
      • Third-Party TAR-based backup software, Acronis, etc.

      MagStor SAS-HL8-8088 Includes

      • MagStor LTO8 HH SAS External Desktop Tape Drive
      • US Power Cable
      • 2 Meter SFF8088-SFF8088 Mini SAS Cable