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Toshiba Canvio Basics 500GB 2.5" Portable Hard Drive in Black HDTB305EK3AA

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  • Capacity - 500GB
  • Form Factor - 2.5"
  • Interface - USB 3.0
  • Data Transfer Rate - 5.0Gbps
  • Dimensions (WxDxH) - 7.9cm x 11.9cm x 1.5cm
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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.


  • Capacity - 500GB
  • Form Factor - 2.5"
  • Interface - USB 3.0
  • Data Transfer Rate - 5.0Gbps
  • Dimensions (WxDxH) - 7.9cm x 11.9cm x 1.5cm

Software & System Requirements

OS Required: Apple MacOS,Microsoft Windows 7 / Windows 8,Windows 8.1

System Requirements Details: 750 MHz - RAM 256 MB


Tech Spec

Key Specification
Form factor 2.5in
Hard Drive Type External Hard Drives
Capacity 500GB
Interface Type USB 3.0
Product Codes 111958, 3198422, 404X396, 4051528143850, 78150, EX2-500TOSHUSB3-CAN, HDTB305EK3AA, THDTB305EK3AA

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CANVIO BASICS - 2.5" - 500GB - black reviews verified by reevooReevoo

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Scores 9.1 out of 10 based on 73 reviews