Quickly transfer files with SuperSpeed USB 3.0 and store up to 3 TB of data on Canvio Basics external hard drives. These devices are ready to use with Microsoft Windows and require no software installation, so it couldn’t be easier to start storing all of your favourite files. Whether at your desk, or on the go, its timeless design with the matt finish means it’ll always look good. What’s more, the hard drive also allows you to connect to older hardware, with USB 2.0 compatibility.
High capacity storage in a conveniently compact, matt black casing. Available in several capacity sizes, Canvio Basics hard drives are perfect for storing data, music, movies and pictures. These devices are USB-powered and can be used with a single USB cable connected to a PC or laptop.
The Canvio Basics focuses on profile and classic design. The slim, compact casing and flat top make the Canvio Basics a true portable hard drive - easy to carry and store in any pocket or bag.
Powered by USB 3.0 technology, these portable hard drives are much faster than - but still compatible with - USB 2.0 devices, allowing for speedy transfer when organising your files.
Simple plug-and-play operation. Ready to use with Microsoft Windows and no software installation required. Intuitively drag and drop files to and from your PC or laptop.
With over 50 years of experience in hard drive technology and unrivaled quality standards, Toshiba portable hard drives provide a reliable and secure place for your files, wherever you go.
canvio basics (new)
1 tb external hdd
default formatted ntfs for microsoft windows 10
windows 8.1 - windows 7
mac os requires reformat with disk utility
mac os extended (journaled) format
one free port of usb 3.0 or usb 2.0 required
included usb 3.0 cable (type a to micro-b)
usb 3.0 and usb 2.0 compatible
max. transfer rate: up to 5.0 gbit/s
usb bus powered (max. 900ma)
weight: 149 g