Internal Drive 1.69" (h) x 5.83 (w) x 8.29" (d) Weight (3lbs 9 oz)
External Drive 2.56"(h)x 8.74"(w) x 12.87"(d) Weight(9.7lbs)
Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) at 6Gb/s SAS 6Gb HBA for 12th generation Dell PowerEdge servers SAS 12Gb HBA for 13th generation PowerEdge servers Internal Tape Adapter HBA for internal drives in 12th generation PowerEdge tower servers PERC H330 HBA for internal drives in 13th generation PowerEdge tower servers
For a list of supported tape backup software, refer to the Dell PowerVault Tape Compatibility Matrix
Tape Backup Technology
Native Capacity LTO-8 - 12TB LTO-7 Type M – 9TB1 LTO-7 - 6TB LTO-6 - 2.5TB LTO-5 – 1.5TB LTO-6, LTO-7 and LTO-8 drives support 2.5:1 compression. LTO-5 drives support 2:1 compression.
Native Transfer Rate LTO-8 - 300MB/sec LTO-7 Type M – 300MB/sec1 LTO-7 - 300MB/sec LTO-6 - 160MB/sec LTO-5 - 140MB/sec LTO-6, LTO-7 and LTO-8 drives support 2.5:1 compression. LTO-5 drives support 2:1 compression.