Toshiba’s Canvio 1.0TB USB 3.0 Basics Portable HDD gets a 58% reduction to $49.99 shipped, today only, originally priced at $119.99. If you want an easy way to hold your growing digital library–files, pictures, music and videos–Toshiba’s Canvio Basics 3.0 portable hard drives are a great solution, offering simple drag-and-drop storage that’s ready to roll right out of the box. Product page. Continue reading for a video unboxing and more information.

Notable features:

  • USB 3.0-powered portable add-on storage.
  • Easy to use with no software to install.
  • Protects your drive (Internal Shock Sensor and Ramp Loading Technology).
  • Gives you peace of mind with Toshiba’s 1-year Limited Warranty.
  • Plug and play operation.

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Future-proofed with USB 3.0 technology, the Canvio Basics 3.0 hard drive significantly improves file transfer speed for large media files and dramatically minimizes the wait time for backup and recovery processes. Plus, it’s backwards compatible with USB 2.0 devices. More information.