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The general trademark of a manufacturer by which the consumer knows its products. A manufacturer can have multiple brand names. Some manufacturers license their brand names to other producers.
Product name:
Product name is a brand's identification of a product, often a model name, but not totally unique as it can include some product variants. Product name is a key part of the Icecat product title on a product data-sheet.
Product code :
The brand's unique identifier for a product. Multiple product codes can be mapped to one mother product data-sheet if the specifications are identical. We map away wrong codes or sometimes logistic variants.
Category :
Empty data tapes for making back ups or storing huge amounts of data.
blank data tapes
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created/standardized by Icecat: the data-sheet is created or standardized by an Icecat editor.
Included since: 30 Jul 2005
The date Icecat noticed for the first time that this product was included in the price list of a channel partner
Info modified on: 21 Dec 2015 23:32:24
The date of the most recent change of this product data-sheet in Icecat.
Product views: 11967
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Long product name Sony DATA CARTRIDGE DDS1 4MM:
The short editorial description of Sony DATA CARTRIDGE DDS1 4MM

Marketing text Sony DATA CARTRIDGE DDS1 4MM

The official marketing text of Sony DATA CARTRIDGE DDS1 4MM as supplied by the manufacturer
This 4mm DDS tape cartridge is 90 meters long and stores 2GB of uncompressed data and 4GB of compressed data. Sony's DDS (Digital Data Storage) cartridges last up to 1, 000 write/rewrite cycles, feature a heat resistant shell that withstands high temperature, a anti-static shell that attracts less dust and helps maintain low error rates, and internal components that are designed to reduce torque and provide better drive compatibility. They come in tough polypropylene storage cases.
Short summary description Sony DATA CARTRIDGE DDS1 4MM:
This short summary of the Sony DATA CARTRIDGE DDS1 4MM data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.
Sony DATA CARTRIDGE DDS1 4MM, 73 x 54 x 10.5 mm, 15 - 55 °C, 10 - 80%, 5 - 32 °C, DDS
Long summary description Sony DATA CARTRIDGE DDS1 4MM:
This is an auto-generated long summary of Sony DATA CARTRIDGE DDS1 4MM based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.
Sony DATA CARTRIDGE DDS1 4MM. Compressed capacity: 4 GB, Coercive force: 121 kA/m, Film type: DDS. Tape size: 3.8 mm, Tape length: 91 m, Tape thickness: 9 µm. Dimensions (WxDxH): 73 x 54 x 10.5 mm, Total storage capacity: 2 GB
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Compressed capacity
The maximum storage capacity of a storage medium when applying data compression. Usually measured in bytes e.g. gigabytes (GB). Sometimes the conditions are mentioned for reaching the maximum capacity mentioned, like tape length, the number of storage units, or the type of storage equipment/medium.
4 GB
Coercive force
Coercivity means the strength of the magnetic field required to change the existing magnetic state of the given material. Coercivity decreases with increasing temperature and is the phenomenon that forms the basis for Magnetic-optical recording.
121 kA/m
Film type
The type of film e.g. 35 mm, DLT.
Operational conditions
Operating temperature (T-T)
The minimum and maximum temperatures at which the product can be safely operated.
15 - 55°C
Operating relative humidity (H-H)
10 - 80%
Storage temperature (T-T)
The minimum and maximum temperatures at which the product can be safely stored.
5 - 32°C
Weight & dimensions
Tape size *
The tape format or supported tape formats by equipment.
3.8 mm
Tape length
How long the tape is.
91 m
Tape thickness
Thickness of tape.
9 µm
Weight of the product without packaging (net weight). If possible, the net weight is given including standard accessories and supplies. Please note that sometimes the manufacturer leaves out the weight of accessories and/or supplies.
44 g
Other features
Dimensions (WxDxH)
Dimensions of the product (Width x Depth x Height).
73 x 54 x 10.5 mm
Total storage capacity
The total amount of data that can be stored on the device.
2 GB
Recording technology
List of available recording technologies