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IBM #4686 25 GB QIC Tape 825-890/Expan (#4486, #4586, #4686) 25GB 1/4-Inch Cartridge Tape(#4483 and #4586, Only available as REFURBISHED as.. Product #: 4686-9406 based on 0 reviews

#4686 25 GB QIC Tape 825-890/Expan

Brand: IBM
Model Number: 4686-9406

(#4486, #4586, #4686) 25GB 1/4-Inch Cartridge Tape

(#4483 and #4586, Only available as REFURBISHED as of December 3, 2002. Features withdrawn for new orders

only. Conversions to feature remain available.)

These are 25GB 1/4-inch cartridge tape units that mount in a removable media device slot of a system

unit or an expansion tower.

They may be used for save/restore, alternate IPL, program distribution, migration and 1/4-inch

cartridge tape exchange.

Will read/write:

25GB (up to 50GB with compression in MLR3 format) with IBM MLR3-25GB Data Cartridge


16GB (up to 32GB with compression in QIC5010 format) with IBM MLR1-16GB Data Cartridge


2GB (up to 4GB with compression in QIC5010 format) with IBM MLR1-2GB Data Cartridge


Will read:

4GB (QIC4GB format) with SLR5-4GB Data Cartridge (59H3660)

2.5GB (QIC2GB format) with IBM DC9250 Data Cartridge (16G8436)

Specifications for the primary recording format:

Cartridge Capacity (Compression) = 50.0GB (1500-ft tape)

Data Rate (Native) = 2.0MB/s

Data Rate (Compression) = 4.0MB/s

Prerequisites: Removable media device slot and disk unit controller in the system unit or expansion

tower in which the device is mounted.

Supported on the following systems: 520, 550, 570, 595, 800, 810, 825, 830, 840, 870, 890

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