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Product name:
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Digital Tape Format 42 GB
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
Data-sheet quality: created/standardized by Icecat
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only logistic data imported: we have only basic data imported from a supplier, a data-sheet is not yet created by an editor.
created by Sony: a data-sheet is imported from an official source from a manufacturer. But the data-sheet is not yet standardized by an Icecat editor.
created/standardized by Icecat: the data-sheet is created or standardized by an Icecat editor.
Included since: 02 Nov 2006
The date Icecat noticed for the first time that this product was included in the price list of a channel partner
Info modified on: 01 Aug 2012 19:37:18
The date of the most recent change of this product data-sheet in Icecat.
Product views: 6173
This statistic is based on the 61815 using ecommerce sites (eshops, distributors, comparison sites, ecommerce ASPs, purchase systems, etc) downloading this Icecat data-sheet since 02-11-06 Only sponsoring brands are included in the free Open Icecat content distribution as used by 60174 free Open Icecat users .
Long product name Sony Digital Tape Format 42 GB:
The short editorial description of Sony Digital Tape Format 42 GB
Digital Tape Format 42 GB

Marketing text Sony Digital Tape Format 42 GB

The official marketing text of Sony Digital Tape Format 42 GB as supplied by the manufacturer
Sony DTF (Digital Tape Format) combines 1/2 Inch technology with metal particle tape. With high capacity and low error rates, DTF is a natural archiving solution for a broad range of commercial and professional applications.

-Storage capacity of 42GB native.

-DTF digital data cartridge meets the ISO/IEC 15731 standard format
HDA (High Density Alloy) magnetic particles combined with fine and uniform protective layer enhances archival characteristics.

-High-density packing and special calendering process for high output and low error rate.

-Lubricant protects the tape's surface, controlling friction and maintaining optimum head-to-head contact.

-New production technology permits minimal tape shrinkage, reduces tape deformation over time and allows for long-term precise stable tracking.
Short summary description Sony Digital Tape Format 42 GB:
This short summary of the Sony Digital Tape Format 42 GB data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.
Sony Digital Tape Format 42 GB, Tape Cartridge
Long summary description Sony Digital Tape Format 42 GB:
This is an auto-generated long summary of Sony Digital Tape Format 42 GB based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.
Sony Digital Tape Format 42 GB. Tape type: Tape Cartridge, Coercive force: 125 kA/m. Tape size: 1.27 cm, Tape length: 732 m, Tape thickness: 14 µm. Total storage capacity: 42 GB
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Tape type*
Type of tape used e.g. TZ, Video8.
Tape Cartridge
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.
125 kA/m
Weight & dimensions
Tape size*
The tape format or supported tape formats by equipment.
1.27 cm
Weight & dimensions
Tape length
How long the tape is.
732 m
Tape thickness
Thickness of tape.
14 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.
780 g
Other features
Total storage capacity
The total amount of data that can be stored on the device.
42 GB