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Tape types:



3.75"W x 2.4"L x 0.6"T
There are 2 types of AIT media: AIT-1 and AIT-2, and they are each available in two lengths.  All have the same physical dimensions. 
There are two recording formats: AIT-1 and AIT-2
AIT (Advanced Intelligent Tape) tapes are 8mm media, but are not interchangeable with Exabyte 8mm or Mammoth drives.  AIT cartridges have a RAM chip built into the tape cartridge that can be used to hold a directory of the tape, for super fast access to the tape catalog. 
AIT Drive AIT Media Length Capacity
AIT-1 SDX1-25C 170 M 25 / 50 GB
AIT-1 SDX1-35C 230 M 35 / 70 GB
AIT-2 SDX2-36C 170 M 36 / 72 GB
AIT-2 SDX2-50C 230 M 50 / 100 GB
AIT 8mm tape
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