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The REV was in many ways a successor to Iomega’s Jaz drivewhich uses a similar removable hard-disk-platter concept.

The sides of the cartridge feature only slight alignment notches and moulding features for the internal platter chamber. That being said, the tested REV cartridge and drive still functioned just fine, so I suppose I can add this to my data recovery arsenal.

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Canb2016: Special 2 – iomega REV 35Gb/90Gb Drives & Disks

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Having a drive is nice, especially when it comes to recovering data for others, but having some media to test it with is a big bonus. A sealing label is applied which indicates the spindle motor is enclosed within the cartridge — this avoids mechanical fit, centering and vibration issues with mechanical coupling linkages, and also means that under heavy use, bearing wear will only affect the cartridge in use.


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A single plastic label sheet is included in the package, similar to the labels offered with Jaz cartridges. Both sides are a mirror image of each other, with rubbed rubber bumper protection and provision for Kensington locks.

The Media Having a drive is nice, imega when it comes to recovering data for others, but having some media to test it with is a big bonus. Views Read Edit View history. Contact the seller – opens in a new window or tab and request a shipping method to your location.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This particular drive has a black faceplate. The label comes pre-applied to the curved spine which remains visible when the cartridge is inserted into the drive. Image not available Photos not available for this variation.

Iomega Rev drive review: Iomega Rev drive – CNET

We took a look at the internal SATA Rev drive to see whether we would change our minds, but the fact is, the Rev drive relies on an expensive and proprietary technology. Once installed, the Rev drive behaves much like any other hard drive–offering quick performance that is roughly on a par with that of other internal hard drive products. The drive has a semi-exposed eject mechanism with gear wheels on the top left, with some exposed PCB, but is otherwise covered with an anti-magnetic-field shield 355 the top and regular plated steel on the rear.


In RDX Technologythe drive heads are contained within the cartridge along with the platter and are removed along with it.

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Delivery time is estimated using our proprietary method which is based on the buyer’s proximity to the item location, the shipping service selected, the seller’s shipping history, rv other factors. Conclusion It would not have been surprising that the REV drive and media were probably fairly expensive, and as with all external hard drive systems, dust and interchangeability cause interesting constraints which limit the reliability, performance and density achieved by the drives.

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Make Offer – Loading The platter seems to be an intermediate size — between 2. Serial ATA signal and power cables are included. Performance will differ among these drives, depending on the connection formats; generally, the internal drives will be a bit faster than the external versions. Get the item you ordered or get your money back. Skip to main content.