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Toshiba 500GB Canvio 5400RPM, USB 3.0, 179g, Black
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Toshiba’s new Canvio 3.0 Portable Hard Drives provide a simple solution to all your storage and backup needs. It offers high capacity portable storage for your photos, music, videos, and more. Enjoy peace of mind with comprehensive yet simple-to-use backup software that lets you backup and restore your entire system. Each Canvio 3.0 Hard Drive includes an internal shock sensor and anti-slip rubberized side grip to keep your drive safe while on the go.

Powered by USB 3.0, you’ll enjoy mobile storage space for even the largest digital libraries. The 500GB1 Drive is capable of storing up to 142,000 digital photos, or 131,000 digital music files, or 410 downloaded digital movies. Ready to go right out of the box and is certified to work with WindowsŪ 7, XP and Vista.

- Transfer your large media files at blazing fast speeds with USB 3.0
- Backward compatible with USB 2.0
- Compact and anti-slip design for easy portability
- Provide file, folder, full system backup and recovery with pre-loaded software
- Find all movies, pictures, and music to backup (File/Folder Backup)
- Click the Restore button to recover a file or folder (Simple Restore)
- Keep a copy of everything on your computer – including the OS (Complete System Backup)
- Boot to the drive and restore your entire system (Disaster Recovery)
- Secure your backup with a password (Data Encryption up to 256-bit)
- Customize your backup preference and schedule
- Alert you when running low on backup space (Drive Space Alert)
- Internal shock sensor and ramp loading technology protect your drive and data.


Brand: Toshiba
Release date: March 2011
Categories: Computers > Accessories > External Hard Drives
Computers > Components > Hard Drives
Colour: Black
Model Number: E05A050CAU3XS


Buffer: 8 MB
Capacity: 500GB
RPM: 5400 RPM


Interface: USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A


USB Powered: Yes


USB 3.0 Ports: 1

Package Contents

Cables: USB

Physical Specification

Item Depth (mm): 119.4
Item Height (mm): 16.5
Item Width (mm): 78
Weight (kg): 0.179

System Requirements

Mac Operating Systems Supported: Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger • Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard • Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard
Windows Operating Systems Supported: Windows 7 Home Premium • Windows 7 Home Premium x64 • Windows 7 Professional • Windows 7 Professional x64 • Windows 7 Starter • Windows 7 Starter x64 • Windows 7 Ultimate • Windows 7 Ultimate x64 • Windows Vista Business • Windows Vista Business x64 • Windows Vista Home Basic • Windows Vista Home Basic x64 • Windows Vista Home Premium • Windows Vista Home Premium x64 • Windows Vista Ultimate • Windows Vista Ultimate x64 • Windows XP Home • Windows XP Home x64 • Windows XP Professional • Windows XP Professional x64

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