HP DAT 72 Data Cartridge (170m)

HP DAT 72 Data Cartridge (170m)

UPC: 808736544221   Part: C8010A


  • With an installed base of more than 19 million drives and 6 million users, DDS/DAT is easily the world’s most popular tape storage format. The latest generation of this simple and successful format is delivered by the HP DAT 320 tape storage solution, providing a 12 MB/sec transfer rate and up to 320 GB capacity on a single cartridge. New manufacturing and recording technologies have created a tough, lightweight, high capacity, high performance media that more than measures up to the uncompromising storage demands of today’s dynamic, risk-aware businesses. DDS/DAT provides a reliable, low-cost, easy-to-use backup solution for small to medium-sized businesses to meet increasing storage demands and compliance criteria. A Storage Media Kit is also available, providing a complete tape media solution in one easy to buy product.


  • DAT has a global installed base of more than 1.9 million drives, making it the favorite backup solution among small and medium sized organizations.
  • Lower cost of ownership for small and medium sized organizations compared with AIT and DLT VS with a superior cost per GB.
  • The USB model can be out of the box and ready to go in under 60 seconds.
  • A continuous testing program in HP’s media laboratory guarantees maximum restore performance. 70,000 tests and 1.3 million test hours a year emulate real-world environmental conditions and usage to ensure every tape works reliably the first time and every time.

Familiar, Low-risk Format Ideal for Small and Medium-sized Backup Environments

Value for Money

Simple, Practical, Out-of-the-box Solution


  • 0.81 lb
  • 2.13 x 0.41 x 2.88 in
  • (1) HP DAT 72 - 72 GB Data Cartridge in protective polycase, (2) write-on labels, use and handling card

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This product is covered by the standard HP warranty

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The HP Home & Home Office Store will accept returns or exchanges for this product up to 21 days after delivery

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