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- Compact design for easy transport. Sleek-looking drive is about the size of a postcard.
- Great for use as portable add-on storage. Adding storage capacity is easy and simple.
- Plug-and-play operation lets you use it right out of the box. There's no software to install. Just connect the drive to the USB port on your computer.
- Internal shock sensor and ramp loading technology help guard against accidents and drops to keep the drive — and your files — safe.
- USB-powered, eliminating the need for a separate power cable.
- USB 3.0 connectivity for high-speed data transfers. Up to 10 times faster than USB 2.0, yet fully compatible with USB 2.0 systems.
|device connector type||USB 3.0|
|rotational speed||5400 rpm|
|storage capacity||1 TB|
|maximum data transfer rate||5 Gbps|
|System Requirements||One USB 2.0 or 3.0 PortOperating System(s):; Microsoft Windows XP; Microsoft Windows Vista; Microsoft Windows 7|
|hard drive type||Hard Drive|
|drive connector type||USB 3.0|
|Product Line||Canvio Basics|
|package contents||Canvio Basics 3.0 Portable Hard Drive; USB 3.0 Cable; Quick Install Guide|
|Product Name||Canvio Basics 3.0 Portable Hard Drive|
|postconsumer recycled content||0%|
|buffer size||8 MB|
|Spindle Speed (rpm)||5400 rpm|
|dimensions||0.65"H x 3.1"W x 4.7"D|
|Average Seek Time||12 ms|
|total recycled content||0%|
|operating system compatibility||Windows XP; Windows Vista; Windows 7|
|warranty length||3-year limited|
|model name||Canvio Basics|
From the Manufacturer|
1TB Canvio® Basics 3.0 Portable Hard Drive - Black
Discover one of the easiest ways to add storage to your computer with Toshiba's Canvio® Basics 3.0 portable hard drive, offering one of the simplest storage solutions right out of the box.
For those who want easy, effective drag-and-drop storage to manage their growing digital library, the Canvio® Basics 3.0 is a great solution. Offering up to 1.5 terabyte of capacity, 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.
The 1TB1 Canvio is capable of storing up to 285,000 digital photos or 263,000 digital music files or 820 downloaded digital movies.
Transfer your large media files at blazing fast speeds with USB 3.0
Backward compatible with USB 2.0
Internal shock sensor and ramp loading technology protects your drive and data
Gives you peace of mind with Toshiba 3-Year Limited Warranty
Capacity: 1TB1Interface: USB 3.0 with up to 5 Gb/s transfer rate
Rotational Speed: Up to 5,400RPM
Average Seek Time: 12msCache Buffer: 8MB
Dimensions & Weight: 3.1” W x 4.7” D x 0.65” H; 6.3 oz
Microsoft® Windows® 8, 7, XP or VistaOne USB 2.0 or 3.0 port
In the box:
One Toshiba Canvio Basic 3.0 Portable Hard Drive
USB 3.0 Cable (works with USB 2.0)
Quick Install Guide
Three-year limited warranty
1 One Gigabyte (1GB) means 109 = 1,000,000,000 bytes and One Terabyte (1TB) means 1012 = 1,000,000,000,000 bytes using powers of 10. A computer operating system, however, reports storage capacity using powers of 2 for the definition of 1GB = 230 = 1,073,741,824 bytes and 1TB = 240 = 1,099,511,627,776 bytes, and therefore shows less storage capacity. Available storage capacity (including examples of various media files) will vary based on file size, formatting, settings, software and operating system and other factors.
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