Superior media coating and innovative technological enhancements has increased the performance and durability of this Sony-branded DAT-160 tape. As it belongs to the sixth generation of DDS format, the tape is also called as DDS-6 cartridge. A staggering 80GB/160GB capacity is offered by this Sony DDS6 tape. The enhanced recording density helps to pack large data amount on this small tape. Sony released this DAT160 tape model with the part number DGDAT160.