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Carry your digital data wherever you go with the Toshiba Canvio USB 3.0 500GB USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive. The USB 3.0 external hard drive is preloaded with software to facilitate quick back up of files and folders. It's large 500 GB storage space allows you to store up to 142,000 photos, 131,000 music files or 410 digital movies. The powerful USB 3.0 technology in this external hard drive allows you to transfer files at a maximum speed of 5Gbps. A 5,400 RPM spindle and an 8MB cache buffer allow quick access to your files. This Toshiba Canvio USB 3.0 500GB USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive comes with password-protected data encryption, (up to 256-bit) for safe backup. Compatible with Windows 7, XP, and Vista, the Toshiba Canvio 500GB Portable Hard Drive makes data storage a breeze.
Toshiba Canvio 500GB Portable Hard Drive:
- Store up to 142,000 photos, 131,000 music files or 410 digital movies on this Toshiba Canvio USB 3.0 500GB USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive
- The Toshiba Canvio hard drive provides file, folder and full system backup with preloaded software
- Password-secured backup
- Low battery alert
- Internal shock sensor and ramp loading technology protection
- Up to 5Gbps data transfer rate
- Backwards compatible with USB 2.0
- 5,400RPM rotation speed
- 8MB cache buffer
- The Toshiba Canvio hard drive is compatible with Windows 7/Vista/XP
- Includes 500GB portable hard drive, USB cable and quick install guide
|Multi Pack Indicator:||No|
|Battery Type:||Does Not Contain a Battery|
|Shipping Weight (in pounds):||0.33|
|Product in Inches (L x W x H):||4.7 x 3.1 x 0.53|
|Assembled in Country of Origin:||USA or Imported|
|Origin of Components:||USA or Imported|
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- Yes, as long as the computers have a USB port and are still working.by poppajoe493/7/2015Was this answer helpful? (2) (0)Was this answer helpful?
- Unfortunately no. This drive requires Windows® XP, Windows Vista, or Windows 7. It requires reformatting for Mac OS® X Tiger, Leopard or Snow Leopard.by ToshibaStaff2/13/2015Was this answer helpful? (6) (1)Was this answer helpful?
Q. can you put a disc in this external harddrive i need it because my netbooke doesnt take cds will this work?
- no, you can put a disc image on it if you have a computer that reads cd's and load it onto the net book using a virtual driveby 01235468798/7/2013Was this answer helpful? (0) (0)Was this answer helpful?
- Unfortunately, no external hard drive will accept an optical disc. Cut-and-Paste the address below into the address bar to see options that Walmart offers for external optical drives. http://www.walmart.com/search/search-ng.do?Find=Find&_refineresult=true&ic=16_0&is=true&search_constraint=1105908&search_query=usb+dvd+drive&search_sort=by An anonymous customer8/26/2013Was this answer helpful? (1) (0)Was this answer helpful?
- Yes it is a dumb set up and makes no sense to me but the connector is 3.0 plug in hard drive for computer is 2.0 and should work in 8 ,7 and vistaby DJLarryR8/9/2014Was this answer helpful? (3) (0)Was this answer helpful?
- Yes. Toshiba's USB 3.0 hard drives can also be used plugged into a USB 2.0 port.by An anonymous customer2/14/2015Was this answer helpful? (2) (0)Was this answer helpful?