2012/ 06 /01


Toshiba new canvio storage solutions CATER TO Consumers’ DIVERSE STORING AND SHARING NEEDS


Canvio 3.0 Portable Hard Drives Now Offer up to 1.5TB of Storage and Enable Simple Transfers Between Mac and PC Without the Need to Reformat


Toshiba Digital Media Network Taiwan Corporation today announced that its Canvio 3.0 and Canvio Basics 3.0 portable hard drives will now offer consumers up to 1.5 terabytes of storage and Mac compatibility, without the need for reformatting, on a select model.. All of these offerings come equipped with USB 3.0 technology for higher data transfer speeds and enable consumers quickly and easily store, transfer and back up their valuable data.


“We understand that consumers have choices when it comes to computing and we want to ensure that their content is always safe and accessible,” said Mr. Kashiwabara, Senior Manager of Marketing Sec., Toshiba Digital Media Network Taiwan Corporation. “With our newest Canvio 3.0 portable hard drives, consumers can easily swap data between Mac and PC devices, eliminating the hassle of reformatting to work the way they want.”


Canvio 3.0: Easy to use and complete backup solutions

Toshiba’s Canvio 3.0 is a stylish and portable storage device that addresses a variety of storage needs. Featuring up to 1.5TB of storage, the Canvio 3.0 has the capacity to back up consumers’ entire computer systems and data transfer speeds are now faster than ever with the inclusion of USB 3.0 technology. Additionally, the 1.5TB solution includes a NTFS driver for Mac computers that allows users to easily swap data between Macs and PCs without having to reformat the drive.


The Canvio 3.0 also comes equipped with software that provides file, folder and full system back-up and recovery. Users can run a full system backup and file/folder backup simultaneously, as well as pre-set their back-up sessions using an easy scheduling feature. It also offers a free 30-day trial for its Cloud-enabled back-up feature.


To ensure maximum data protection, the Canvio 3.0 has a unique internal shock sensor and ramp loading technology to safeguard consumers’ valuable data against accidents and drops.  Available in a variety of colors, including black, silver, white, red, and blue , this storage device is the perfect marriage between style and powerful data protection.

Canvio Basics 3.0: Simple add-on storage in a box

The Canvio Basics 3.0 is Toshiba’s simplest storage solution. There is no software setup necessary and the device is ready to use right out of the box, allowing users to simply plug it into their PC and start saving their digital files. The Canvio Basics 3.0 offers up to 1.5TB of storage and supports USB 3.0 for rapid transfer speeds. Similar to the Canvio 3.0, the Canvio Basics 3.0 is also equipped with a special internal shock sensor and ramp loading technology to protect consumers’ files against accidents and drops.