Technical specifications

General characteristics  
Media type Linear serpentine recording half-inch cartridge
Data capacity

2.5 TB native

Up to 6.25 TB with 2.5:1 data compression

Cartridge models

LTO Ultrium 6 2.5 TB rewritable Data Cartridge

LTO Ultrium 6 2.5 TB non-erasable, non-rewritable WORM Cartridge

Tape characteristics  
  6.1 µ (0.00024 in.)
Tape length 885 m (2903 ft)


Cartridge characteristics  
Cartridge size (L x W x D) 102.0 mm x 105.4 mm x 21.5 mm (4.02 in. x 4.15 in. x 0.85 in.)
Data cartridge weight 200 g (0.441 lb)
Cleaning cartridge weight 115 g (0.254 lb)
Safety characteristics

Toxicity: nonhazardous to human health in anticipated use

Flammability: self-extinguishing per UL94

Environmental recommendations  
Operating conditions 10°C – 45°C (50°F – 113°F); 10% – 80% RH; 26°C (79°F) wet bulb maximum
Short-term storage conditions 16°C – 35°C (61°F – 95°F); 20% – 80% RH; 26°C (79°F) wet bulb maximum
Long-term storage conditions 16°C – 25°C (61°F – 77°F); 20% – 50% RH; 26°C (79°F) wet bulb maximum
Shipping conditions -23°C – 49°C (-9°F – 120°F); 20% – 80% RH; 26°C (79°F) wet bulb max
Cartridge disposal

Classified as nonhazardous waste per EPA regulation 40CFR261;

Can be disposed of as normal office trash

Machine type, Model (Part numbers)  
LTO Ultrium 6 Data Cartridge 3589-650 (p/n 00V7590)
LTO Ultrium 6 WORM Cartridge 3589-670 (p/n 00V7591)
LTO Ultrium Universal Cleaning Cartridge 3589-004 (p/n 35L2086)
Limited lifetime warranty Free from defects in manufacturing and materials defects for the useful life of the product