Toshiba's Canvio Basics for the PC requires only a single step to start saving and transporting important files, plug it in. With no software necessary to install, the Canvio Basics portable hard drive offers a hassle-free, high capacity storage solution right out of the box.
A sleek solution with plenty of storage capacity for the growing amount of digital content, from photos and videos to music and documents, the Canvio Basics offers an intelligent combination of data protection, portability, and simplicity. The one plug ease-of-use is complemented by the drive's stylish design, courtesy of a glossy finish and soft, rounded edges. Despite its light weight design and diminutive size, the Canvio Basics can add peace of mind by keeping files safe with its internal shock sensor and Ramp Loading technology.
Beyond its technical capabilities, the practicality of the Canvio Basics portable hard drive is evident in the drive's pocket-sized form factor which not only makes it easy to carry but also conforms to Toshiba's environmental efforts to reduce materials used in production. In addition, the Canvio Basics' packaging is made from 100 percent recyclable materials.
Interface USB 3.0 (USB 2.0 compatible)
Max. transfer rate ~ 5.0 Gbs
Enclosure Matt casing
File system NTFS (MS Windows) *The drive can be re-formatted to HFS+ file system for full Mac compatibility.
Power USB bus power (max. 900mA)
Dimensions 119 x 79 x 20.5 (mm)
Weight max. 230 g
System requirements Windows 8.1 / Windows 8 / Windows® 7
CPU with 750 MHz or faster, 10MB system hard disk space, 256MB system memory, one free port of USB 3.0 or USB 2.0
Box content Canvio Basics, USB 3.0 micro-B cable, Quick Start Guide, User's Manual (pre-installed on the hard drive), Warranty Leaflet
Toshiba Canvio Basics - hard drive - 2 TB - USB 3.0