Unitex LT80H LTO8 USB/SAS Hybrid LTFS Tabletop Tape Drive LTO-8





Introducing the Unitex LT80H LTO8 USB/SAS HYBRID LTFS Tabletop Tape Drive – the first USB LTO8 drive in the world!  Easily connect to your Windows, MAC OSX or Linux device via USB 3.0 or SAS and start using your tape drive.

A variety of applications: 

Broadcasting, Video industry

Archive of video assets, such as film, VTR. Correspond to the requirements of necessity of archive media according to the capacity increase of the video data.

Surveillance camera industry

Archiving large amounts of video data according to increase of number of cameras, becoming higher resolution and colorization. Good for long term archiving of camera data and saving energy. (change the archiving device from HDD to LTO because LTO tapes does not need electricity during storage)

Medical industry

Archiving large amounts of data due to high resolution of the electronic medical record and medical image data. Long-term storage of medical data, data exchange between hospitals

New In Box, 2 Year Warranty.


Tape Drive Type
LTO Ultrium8
USB3.0/6Gbps SAS
Cartridge capacity
12TB Native; 30TB with 2.5:1data compression
Native data transfer speed (Max)
OS support
Windows 7 (x64/x86)*1 / Windows 8 (x64/x86)*1 / Windows 8.1(x64/x86)
Windows 10 (Ver.1607 or later) (x64/x86)
Windows Server 2008 R2 (x64)*1 / Windows Server 2012 (x64)*1
Windows Server 2012 R2 (x64) / Windows Server 2016 (x64)
Mac OS X 10.7 (64bit)*1 / OS X 10.8 (64bit)*1 / OS X 10.9 (64bit)*1 / OS X 10.10 (64bit)*1
OS X 10.11 (64bit) / macOS 10.12 (64bit)
LTO tape drive
USB3.0 cable
100V power cable
User’s guide (English)
UNITEX LTFS3000 software (English)
SAS board/SAS cable
200V power cable
LTO Ultrium8 data cartridge
Environmental conditions
Operating temperature 10∼40°C
Operating humidity 20∼80%
Wet-bulb temperature 26°C

*1 LT80H/LT80 series do not support these OS.

Supported OS for LT80H/LT80
Windows 8.1 (x64), Windows 10 (Ver.1607 or later) (X64),
Windows Server 2012 R2 (x64), Windows Server 2016 (x64)
OS X 10.11 (64bit), macOS 10.12 (64bit)
* Please note that the setting of secure boot on the computer needs to be disabled.

*This item ships from our Columbus, OH warehouse.

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