Discover one of the easiest ways to add storage to your computer with Toshiba’s Canvio Basics portable hard drive, offering one of the simplest storage solutions right out of the box. Canvio Basics Portable Hard Drives offer plug and play ease of use with no software to install. Just connect it to the USB port on your computer and you are good to go. For those who want easy, effective drag-and-drop storage to manage their growing digital library, the Canvio Basics is a great solution. Offering up to 2 terabyte of capacity1, and powered by USB 3.0 technology, it lets you copy even some of the largest files off your PC and onto the drive faster than ever before. Thanks to a special internal shock sensor and ramp loading technology to guard against accidents and drops for greater peace of mind, it’s also the perfect way to share or transport your digital content, and can be used with USB 2.0 connections, too. Whether for work, school, or digital entertainment, Canvio Basics Portable Hard Drives accommodate large digital files with spacious storage capacity. You can rest assured that there is a Canvio Basics Portable Hard Drive that meets your storage needs and your lifestyle. Your digital world is growing by the moment. So expand your storage effortlessly and forge ahead confidently with Toshiba’s Canvio Basics portable hard drive.
From the Manufacturer
If you want an easy way to hold your growing digital library–files, pictures, music and videos–Toshiba’s Canvio Basics 3.0 portable hard drives are a great solution, offering simple drag-and-drop storage that’s ready to roll right out of the box. It requires no external AC adapter and it’s Plug & Play compatible. Just connect it into the USB port of your PC and you’re good to go.
Future-proofed with USB 3.0 technology, the Canvio Basics 3.0 hard drive significantly improves file transfer speed for large media files and dramatically minimizes the wait time for backup and recovery processes. Plus, it’s backwards compatible with USB 2.0 devices.
This version of the Canvio Basics 3.0 portable hard drive has a 1 TB storage capacity, but it also comes in
500 GB and 750 GB capacities.
Toshiba Canvio Basics 3.0 portable hard drives are compatible with Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows 7.
Portable Peace of Mind
Toshiba’s Canvio Basics 3.0 portable hard drives deliver one of the easiest ways to add storage to your computer. One of the simplest storage solutions in a box, they offer plug-and-play, drag-and-drop convenience.
Extra Hard Drive Protection
Offering a built-in internal shock sensor and ramp-loading technology, Canvio Basics 3.0 portable hard drives help safeguard your data against accidents, drops and unfortunate real-life scenarios.
Faster Transfer Speeds
Powered by new USB 3.0 technology, Canvio Basics 3.0 portable hard drives are far faster than–but still compatible with–USB 2.0 technology. So you’ll still be able to plug it into older PCs with USB 2.0 ports.
One-Year Limited Warranty
Canvio Basics 3.0 portable hard drives are packed with famous Toshiba innovation, tested thoroughly for reliability, and backed by a one-year limited warranty.
- Capacity: 1 TB
- Disk Speed: 5400 RPM
- Interface: USB 3.0
- Transfer Rate: Up to 480 Mb/s
- Average Seek Time: 12 ms
- Buffer: 8 MB cache
- Dimensions: 3.1 x 0.65 x 4.7 inches (WxHxD)