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HP EH848A 800GB External SAS Interface LTO Ultrium 3 Tape Drive

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  • SAS Interface

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The HP EH848A tape drive offers an affordable backup solution for SCSI-based servers that require both high capacity and low cost of ownership. Based on the third generation half-height LTO technology, this LTO-3 drive sets a new standard for capacity and offers a transfer rate unmatched by competing technologies, allowing you to store 800GB of compressed data on a single cartridge.

The drive employs HP’s exclusive dynamic data rate matching to adjust to the speed of the host, reducing wear and tear on both the drive and media while increasing performance. Read- and write-compatible with all first, second generation Ultrium drives and media, the HP EH848A tape drive protects your previous investment and makes upgrades easy!

  • newegg LTO-3 Technology The HP EH848A provides up to 800GB of compressed capacity on a single cartridge. Plus, LTO-3 is fully read and write compatible with all first and second generation Ultrium drives and media.
  • newegg Full Performance The HP EH848A delivers a compressed sustained transfer rate of up to 432GB per hour for minimized backup time.
  • newegg Serial Attached SCSI Interface The industry standard Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) interface provides ultra fast data transfer rates of up to 3Gb/sec and allows direct connect to SAS-based servers.
  • newegg Security Features The HP EH848A supports Write Once, Read Many (WORM) operation on LTO WORM cartridges, providing simple and secure retrieval of records for government and industry compliance

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Media Type
LTO Ultrium 3

Capacity & Interface

Compressed Capacity
Native Capacity


Native Sustained Transfer Rate
60 MBps
Compressed Sustained Transfer Rate
Warranty, Returns, And Additional Information
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  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 1 year
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 1 year
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