Combining the best of disk and tape, the Idealstor Bantam offers Home Offices or Small Businesses a simple and inexpensive way to meet their backup requirements. And, its perfect for off-site storage for disaster recovery.

Backup is simple with drag-and-drop file access. When combined with Hard Disk Manager from Idealstor, it provides complete data protection with the ability to recover your entire system and settings to similar or different hardware.

The Idealstor Bantam is a fast, reliable and affordable removable disk backup solution. With capacities up to 1TB/cartridge, the Bantam is priced for the SMB yet is designed to meet the needs of the most demanding environments.

Ruggedized Cartridges of 320GB, 500GB, 750GB and 1TB provide the flexibility to meet your budget and capacity requirements.

  • Rugged disk-based removable storage
  • Supports 256 Bit AES Encryption*
  • Speeds with up to 480MB/s and access time less than 10 ms
  • Can support CIFS or NFS

*Available as an option

Form Factor Cartridge Dock
Height 2 cm (0.79 in) 4 cm (1.57 in)
Width 8 cm (3.15 in) 11 cm (4.33 in)
Length 12.7 cm (5 in) 15.7 cm (6.18 in)
Weight 0.2 Kg (0.4 lbs) 0.2 Kg (0.4 lbs)
Capacity 500 GB, 750GB and 1TB
Compatibility Backward and forward compatible with all Bantam Cartridges
Interface USB3 , backward compatible with USB2
Cartridge Drop shock (Non-operating) 1m (39.4 in) drop to tile over concrete floor
Orientation Horizontal or Vertical
Environmental Requirements
Operating Humidity 20% to 80% non-condensing
Non-operating Humidity 10% to 95% non-condensing
Operating Temperature 10C to 40C (50F to 104F)
Non-operating Temperature -40C to 70C (-40F to 158F)
Operating Altitude -15 to 3,050m (-50 to 10,000 ft)
Non Operating Altitude -15 to 10,660m (-50 to35,000 ft)
Operating Vibration 0.5G
Non Operating Vibration 1.0G
Warranty 1 year depot warranty