1Capacity of LTO Ultrium cartridges is an industry standard. LTO 5 maximum compressed capacity is 3 TB and LTO 6 maximum compressed capacity is 6.25 TB. That means LTO 6 has more than double capacity compared to LTO 5 http://www.lto.org/technology/roadmap.html (link resides outside of ibm.com
2LTO 5 transfer rate is 280 MB/s compared to LTO 6 which is 400 MB/s. That means LTO 6 is 42.8% faster than LTO 5 http://www.lto.org/technology/roadmap.html (link resides outside of ibm.com
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