Iomega REV Drive

Based on proven hard disk drive technology for maximum reliability and efficiency, Iomega® REV™ products are much more efficient and robust than traditional tape and optical solutions. With random access, hard drive transfer speed, and 35GB/90GB* capacities, Iomega REV drives and disks are the best alternative for effective backup and portable storage needs.

Iomega® REV™ drives
  Iomega REV drive DDS-4 Tape Travan Tape DVD ±RW (8x)
Max. Native Transfer Rate (MB/sec) 25 3 2 11
Media Capacity (GB) (Native/Compressed) 35/90* 20/40 20/40 4.7/NA
Media Durability (# of passes or rewrites) 1,000,000 2,000 10,000 1,000
Write Seek Time (ms) 13 40,000 38,000 500

*Compressed capacity assuming 2.6:1 data compression with Iomega Automatic Backup Pro software. This capacity may vary since compression is data and software dependent.