Canvio Basics USB-C®
Storage made simple
EMEA Region, Toshiba Storage Solutions – A stylish and speedy portable drive designed for ultimate convenience. You get up to 4 TB of storage with SuperSpeed bus-powered USB 3.2 Gen1. The Canvio Basics USB-C® is made for the future with a standard USB-C® cable. That’s so you can connect quickly and easily to modern devices. And no software installation is required. You’ll be up and running in no time.
2.5" external hard drive
Superspeed USB 3.2 Gen 1
USB Type-C® Cable
Your compact companion
The Canvio Basics focuses on profile and classic design. The slim, compact casing and flat top make the Canvio Basics a true portable hard drive - easy to carry and store in any pocket or bag.
Portable Hard Drives
Versatile up-to-date connectivity
Most devices nowadays come with a USB-C® interface. That's why we made USB-C® the standard cable on the Canvio Basics USB-C®, so there's no need to buy an additional adapter. Your super-fast hard drive is ready to plug in to future devices out of the box.
Easy plug-and-play operation
Simple plug-and-play operation. Ready to use with Microsoft Windows and no software installation required. Intuitively drag and drop files to and from your PC or laptop.
High transfer speeds
Powered by USB 3.2 Gen1 technology, these portable hard drives are much faster than - but still compatible with - USB 2.0 devices, allowing for speedy transfer when organising your files.
Your data in safe hands
With over 50 years of experience in hard drive technology and unrivaled quality standards, Toshiba portable hard drives provide a reliable and secure place for your files, wherever you go.
- Basic Specifications
USB 3.2 Gen1 (USB 2.0 compatible)
Max. transfer rate
~ 5.0 Gbit/s
NTFS (MS Windows)
Requires reformatting for Mac OS
USB bus power (max. 900mA)
Formatted NTFS for Microsoft® Windows® 11, Windows® 10, Windows® 8.1,
One free port of USB Type-C®
Requires reformatting for macOS v12.0.1 / v11.5.2 / v10.15 / v10.14 / v10.13 / v10.12
1 TB, 2 TB: 78 x 109 x 14 mm
4 TB: 78 x 109 x 19,5 mm
1 TB, 2 TB: 149 g
4 TB: 217,5 g
- Box Content
Canvio Basics USB-C®
USB 3.2 Gen1 cable (Type-C to Micro-B)
User‘s manual (pre-installed on the hard drive)