Toshiba Canvio 500 GB External Portable Hard Drive
- USB 3.0-powered portable add-on storage.
- Backwards compatible with USB 2.0.
- Easy to use with no software to install.
- Gives you peace of mind with Toshiba's 3-year Limited Warranty
- Plug and play operation.
From the manufacturer
Canvio Basics Portable Hard Drive
Storage Made Simple
Keeping data storage simple, the Canvio Basics lets you bring your collections anywhere with its sleek portability and convenience, offering high storage capacity, easy setup, and quick accessibility to your stored content.
With up to 3TB (1) of storage, you have ample space to store your growing collection of pictures, videos, and music on a small portable drive. Canvio Basics is all you need, wherever you go.
Powered by USB 3.0 technology, Canvio Basics portable hard drives are far faster than - but still compatible with - USB 2.0 devices, allowing for speedy transfer when organizing your files.
- Sleek, portable design
- Simple add-on storage
- Plug & Play operation
- USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 compatible
Easy to Use
Discover one of the easiest ways to add storage to your computer with Toshiba's Canvio Basics portable hard drive, offering simple plug-and-play operation. Ready to use with your PC (2) and no software installation required. Intuitively drag and drop files to and from your PC or laptop.
All You Need, Wherever You Go
Canvio Basics offers the space to collect in a size you can take anywhere. Introducing a new sleek, matte-black design that is more compact than ever, the Canvio Basics is a true portable hard drive - easy to carry and store in any pocket or bag.
Store with Confidence
The Canvio Basics is built to Toshiba’s world-class quality standards.
|Canvio Premium||Canvio Advance||Canvio Basics||Canvio for Desktop|
|Stylish design, Backup & Security, Versatile USB connectivity||Vibrant design, Backup & Security||Classic design, Simple add on storage||Versatile design, centralized storage & backup|
|Capacities (1)||1TB, 2TB, 3TB||1TB, 2TB, 3TB||1TB, 2TB, 3TB (design of 3TB model differs from above)||3TB, 4TB, 5TB, 6TB|
|Casing||Aluminum||High Gloss finish||Matte finish||High Gloss finish|
|Colors||Silver||Black, Blue, Red, White||Black||Black|
|Interface||USB 3.0/USB 2.0||USB 3.0/USB 2.0||USB 3.0/USB 2.0||USB 3.0/USB 2.0|
|Compatibility (3)||Windows/Mac* (*reformatting required for Mac)||Windows/Mac* (*reformatting required for Mac)||Windows/Mac* (*reformatting required for Mac)||Windows/Mac* (*NTFS driver for Mac included)|
|Auto backup software (for Windows)||✓||✓||X||✓|
|Password protection software (for Windows)||✓||✓||X|
|USB Type-C adapter||✓|
1. Actual formatted capacity may vary. For details, please visit our official website.
2. Compatibility may vary depending on user’s hardware configuration and operating system. Drive formatted NTFS for Microsoft Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 7. Requires reformatting for Mac OS v10.12 /OS X, v10.11 / v10.10.
3. Product specifications, colors, features, and availability are subject to change without notice.
- Sales Package Ehdd, USB 3.0 Power/Data Cable, User Manual, Warranty Certificate
- Model Name Canvio Basic 3.0 500GB
- Type HDD
- Capacity 500 GB
- System Requirements Windows 7
- Form Factor Portable
- Cloud Backup No
- Data Transfer Rate USB 3.0: 5 Gbps
- Disk Buffer 8 MB
- Rotational Speed 5400 rpm
- Shock Resistant No
- Password Protection No
- Width 78.7 mm
- Height 119.3 mm
- Depth 13.4 mm
- Weight 147.4 g
- Warranty Summary 3 years Limited Toshiba India Warranty
- Warranty Service Type Customer Need to Visit Service Center
- Covered in Warranty Manufacturing Defects
- Not Covered in Warranty Warranty does not cover physical damage
- Domestic Warranty 3 Year
- Generic Name External Hard Drive