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The first and only patented TB3 to LTO Tape Solution available.
Why is this important?
Only MagStor holds the patent on Thunderbolt to LTO tape backup technology. Don’t risk your investment on potentially obsolete products from companies that don’t license the MagStor patent.
According to the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), “patent protection means that the invention cannot be commercially made, used, distributed, imported, or sold by others without the patent owner's consent.”
Comes with a Free license for Hedge LTFS software “Canister” for MacOS and Windows ($399 Value) with support for MagStor Certified NanoPure Media. Let us know if you already have software or prefer using a different one and we can provide a discount instead. *Prior 10/15/23, MacOS only.
The MagStor TRB3-HL9 Dual features two LTO9 (HH) Half Height tape drives connected via a Thunderbolt™ 3 / USB-C port as a convenient connection to your desktop MAC or PC computer.
Thunderbolt™ 3 devices are fully backward compatible with previous generations of Thunderbolt™ technology. We recommend the Apple MMEL2AM/A adapter with those using older Thunderbolt™ ports.
Features☑ 2x 18TB LTO9 (HH) Half-Height Tape Drive
☑ 300 MB/s Read/Write Speeds
☑ 30 Year LTO Media Archive Life
☑ Built-in PSU, no bulky adapters needed
☑ 2x Front Facing Thunderbolt™ 3 Ports
☑ TAA Compliant (drives are made in Japan)
☑ 3 Year Warranty (Upgrade to 5 Years US/CAN)
☑ Apple™ Certified
☑ Intel™ Certified
Two Thunderbolt™ 3 front-facing 40 Gb/s interface ports allow connection to a MAC or PC with a Thunderbolt™ 3 compatible USB-C Port
LTO9 (HH) Half Height Tape drive with up to 300 MB/sec native transfer rate per drive
Read/Write LTO9 data cartridge; 18TB native storage capacity
Read/Write LTO8 data cartridge; 12TB native storage capacity
☑ No power brick - Internal 100/240 VAC 50/60 Hz Auto-sensing
Dimensions & Weight:13.4 x 5.8 x 6.8 inches (L x H x W) / 19.7 lbs
- Hedge Canister (Included)
- Third-Party TAR based backup software, Acronis etc.
- YoYotta LTFS
Supported Operating Systems :
- MAC OSX 10.12 or higher
- Intel or M1, M2 CPU
- Windows 10, 11
MagStor TRB3-HL9-DUAL includes:
- One desktop Dual LTO9 tape drive with two Thunderbolt™ 3 front-facing interface ports
- One 2 Meter MagStor (Intel Certified) Thunderbolt™ 3 Active 40 Gb/s cable
- One US power cable
- Three-year warranty
MagStor® is a registered trademark of MagStor Inc
Thunderbolt™ 3 is a trademark of Intel
MAC™ is a trademark of Apple
*Pricing shown is for the US. Please click here for international distributors.