mLogic - mTape LTO-9 Thunderbolt 3





LTO made easy. Just connect to a computer with a Thunderbolt port.

The mTape desktop Thunderbolt 3 LTO-9 tape drive revolutionizes LTO, enabling users to easily connect the unit to
 computers that feature Thunderbolt connectivity.  Dead simple.  Another mLogic first.

LTO tape offers a shelf-life of 30+ years and a reliability level that exceeds what is achievable with spinning disk and solid state drive technology.  mTape is the ultimate archiving solution to safeguard important digital media for the long term.  And LTO tape is not only more reliable than disk, but much more cost effective.      



  • Desktop Thunderbolt LTO-9 tape drive certified by Apple & Intel
  • 18TB native storage capacity per tape cartridge 
  • LTO tape has a 30+ year shelf life - Significantly longer than hard drives
  • Up to 300 MB/second data transfer rate
  • Dual Thunderbolt 3 ports
  • Reads and writes to both LTO-9 & LTO-8 tapes 
  • Compact, portable form-factor
  • DC powered - Enables use in any environment
  • Includes Hedge Canister LTFS app for macOS - a $299 value!
  • Ships complete with cleaning tape and Thunderbolt 3 cable     




  • 2x Thunderbolt 3 ports


Tape Drive: 

  • IBM LTO-9, LTFS Compatible


System Requirements: 

  • Mac or Windows PC with Thunderbolt 3 port



  • 11.5 x 8 x 4"/ 29.2 x 20.3 x 10.2 cm



  • 8.75 lb / 4 kg



  • 1 meter Thunderbolt 3 cable
  • Universal power adapter
  • Hedge Canister license for macOS

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