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HP C7972A LTO-2 Backup Tape Cartridge (200GB/400GB)

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  • Large capacity for businesses (small, medium range) and the convenience to upgrade cost effectively.
  • This compact C7972A media cartridge packs a tremendous 609-meter long tape reel. HP has embedded smaller data tracks, resulting in exceptional compressed 400GB storage per single tape.
  • Standardize the backup system with HP LTO2 tape format and handle the demanding needs. Durability and storage efficiency exceeds other brands.
  • 60 Mbps speed and long term useful life (30 years) of these LTO-2 tapes, well renowned in marketplace as C7972A, are most attractive features for uninterrupted data flow.
  • Get connected to next generation, high duty cycles and multiple restores won’t affect data precision.
  • Storage value of this inexpensive cartridge is very impressive.

Additional Information

Manufacturer HP
Manufacturer Part # C7972A
Product Description HP - LTO Ultrium x 1 - 200 GB
Type LTO Ultrium
Tape Cartridge Ultrium 2
Media Included Qty 1
Colour Red
Native Capacity 200 GB
Compressed Capacity 400 GB
Tape Length 609 m
Manufacturer Warranty Limited lifetime warranty
Designed For LTO-4 Ultrium; LTO-5 Ultrium; StorageWorks ESL9322, MSL2024, MSL4048, MSL6030, MSL6060, SAS Rack-Mount Kit, SB1760; StorageWorks 1/8 G2 Tape Autoloader; 1/8 Tape Autoloader; StorageWorks Ultrium 215, 448, 460, 920, 960; SureStore Tape Library 2/40, 2/60, 4/40, 4/60, 6/60; Ultrium 1840, 448, 920
Colour Red
Media Included Qty 1
Tape Cartridge Ultrium 2
Type LTO Ultrium
Compatibility Information
Designed For HP LTO-4 Ultrium 1840 HP LTO-5 Ultrium 3000 HP StorageWorks ESL9322, MSL2024 Ultrium 448, MSL2024 Ultrium 960, MSL4048 Ultrium 920, MSL4048 Ultrium 960, MSL6030, MSL6030 Ultrium 960, MSL6060 Ultrium 960, SAS Rack-Mount Kit, SB1760c Tape Blade HP StorageWorks 1/8 G2 Tape Autoloader Ultrium 448, Ultrium 920 HP StorageWorks 1/8 Tape Autoloader Ultrium 460 HP StorageWorks Ultrium 215m, 448, 448 Array Module, 460, 920, 960 HP SureStore Tape Library 1/20, 2/20, 2/40, 2/60, 4/40, 4/60, 6/60 HP Ultrium 1840, 448, 920
Environmental Parameters
Humidity Range Operating 10 - 80%
Max Operating Temperature 45C
Max Storage Temperature 23C
Min Operating Temperature 10C
Min Storage Temperature 5C
Manufacturer Warranty
Service & Support Limited lifetime warranty
Archival Life 30 years
Compressed Capacity 400 GB
Native Capacity 200 GB
Tape Length 609 m

Where do we ship?

  • To all 50  States.
  • We ship to APO/FPO Military addresses also

International Shipments

  • We ship internationally to wherever UPS, FEDEX and DHL delivers.

Free shipment

  • We offer Free Ground Shipping to the 48 continental US States on orders over $500.
  • Applicable to ground shipping within Continental U.S.

Same Day Shipping

  • Our dedicated staff ships most orders the same day, unless the order is placed after 4 pm PST OR it is out–of-stock.
  • For priority mail, orders must be placed by 2:00pm PST
  • Not every product can be shipped on the same day, as they might require special packaging.

Next Business Day Shipping

  • Orders placed on national holiday/weekend will be shipped on the following business day.
  • Most of the products are shipped from our San Ramon, CA warehouse. In addition, we have 6 other regional warehouses located across the contiguous states. Products would be shipped from your nearest warehouse.
  • We ensure that all customer orders are safely delivered within the shortest time frame. However, there are rare chances that you may receive multiple packages as they would be delivered from different locations.

Shipping Couriers

  • FedEx, UPS, DHL and USPS.
  • Customers can also provide us theirFedEx/UPS account for “ Freight Collect”
  • You can also request a specific carrier. Please make sure that you mention it in the section of “special instruction”. Our efficient staff will do its best to fulfill your specific demands.

Substitute Courier Service

  • The company has the right to ship the order through any other carrier service that we think will be a better choice.

Shipment cost

  • The total cost can be viewed before placing the order, and it depends on
  • The location
  • Size and weight
  • Shipping method

Ground Standard

  • UPS or FEDEX ground is a low-cost, fast and reliable option for all routine shipments in the contiguous states.
  • Ground Shipments generally take 2 to 5 business days to deliver.

USPS Priority Mail

  • Economical choice for small quantities of light-weight items, especially the backup tapes.
  • Reaches anywhere in contiguous states within 2-4 business days.
  • Good news is that there is no extra charges for Saturday deliveries.

Saturday Delivery

  • No normal delivery services from FedEx and UPS on holidays/weekends.
  • Customers requiring urgent deliveries on these days can make a phone call and our staff would help fulfill their request.

Next Business Day Delivery

  • FedEx and UPS provide fastest delivery to all 50 states. The goods generally reach all addresses by 10:30am, noon, or the end of day.

Second and Third Business Day

  • Two & three days delivery is available through UPS & FEDEX


HP C7972A LTO-2 Backup Tape Cartridge (200GB/400GB)
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