Toshiba Canvio 2TB Portable External Hard Drive

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  • 2.5 External Hard Drive
  • Matt Finish
  • SuperSpeed USB 3.0
  • USB-powered
  • Warranty 2 years

Product Description

Toshiba Canvio 2TB Portable External 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.

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 PC4 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, offering time-tested reliability and comes with a 1-year standard limited warranty4, so you can feel confident and collect at ease.

What's in the Box

  • Toshiba Canvio® Basics Portable Hard Drive
  • USB 3.0 Cable (works with USB 2.0)
  • Quick Start Guide
  • 1-year standard limited warranty


Product Specifications:

  • Capacity: 2TB
  • Table Interface USB 3.0 (USB 2.0 compatible)
  • Max. transfer rate ~ 5.0 Gbit/s
  • Enclosure Matt
  • File system NTFS (for MS Windows) Requires reformatting for Mac OS
  • Power USB bus power (max. 900mA)
  • Dimensions 500 GB/ 1 TB/ 2 TB: 78 x 109 x 14 mm; 3 TB: 119 × 70 × 20.5 mm
  • Weight (approx.) 140 g (500GB), 149 g (1TB/2TB)
  • Warranty 2 years

System requirements:

  • Formatted NTFS for Microsoft® Windows® 10,
  • Windows® 8.1, Windows® 7;
  • One free port of USB 3.0 or USB 2.0

Box Content:

  • Canvio Basics
  • USB 3.0 cable (Type A to Micro-B )
  • User's manual (pre-installed on the hard drive)

Technical Specification

Toshiba Canvio 2TB Portable External Hard Drive


Device Type Hard drive - external (portable)
Capacity 2 TB
Interface USB 3.0
Features NTFS formatted, LED power indicator
Width 78 mm
Depth 109 mm
Height 14 mm
Weight 149 g


Interface Transfer Rate 5.0 Gbps (USB 3.0)

Expansion & Connectivity

Interfaces 1 x USB 3.0 - 10 pin Micro-USB Type B


Power Source USB bus

Software & System Requirements

OS Required Microsoft Windows 7 / 8.1 / 10


Cables Included 1 x USB cable - USB Type A to micro-B - external
Compliant Standards Plug and Play
Enclosure Colour Black

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support Limited warranty - 2 years

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