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Canvio for Desktop

High capacity. High speed.

Canvio for Desktop

EMEA Region, Toshiba Storage Solutions – Store the largest of digital libraries and access it quickly using the Canvio for Desktop, with up to 6 TB storage and super-fast USB 3.0 transfer speeds. Its compact piano black design makes it a smart desktop addition, positioned horizontally or vertically.

Performing at 7200 rpm and integrating a 128 MB cache, the Canvio for Desktop can deliver faster media transfer rates up to 20% compared to 5400 rpm hard drives.

  • 3.5" external desktop hard drive
  • Stylish and versatile design
  • SuperSpeed USB 3.0 port
  • High performance
  • Security lock slot
6 TB 4 TB
Stylish and powerful
The Canvio for Desktop's enclosure comes in a stylish piano black finish and allows for horizontal as well as vertical positioning. Thanks to a special internal shock sensor and ramp loading technology your data is always protected.

Fast transfer speeds

Canvio for Desktop hard drives use USB 3.0 technology to transfer data over ten times faster than USB 2.0 (which is still supported). Combine this with up to 6 TB of storage, and you can manage the largest of files with ease.

High Performance

Canvio for Desktop hard drives perform at 7200 rpm and integrate 128 MB of cache. This makes media transfer rates up to 20% faster over that of hard drives with 5400 rpm.

High Performance

Extra security

Protect your private data and secure the drive using the security lock slot.

Extra security

Product Specifications

  • Basic Specifications
  • Interface

    USB 3.0 (USB 2.0 compatible)

  • File system

    NTFS (MS Windows)

  • Power

    Input: 100-240V, 50-60Hz
    Output: 12V/2A

  • System requirements

    Formatted NTFS for Microsoft® Windows® 10, Windows® 8.1, Windows 7
    Requires reformatting for macOS v10.13/v10.12/v10.11
    Available USB 2.0 or USB 3.0 port

  • Physical
  • Enclosure

    Piano gloss

  • Security lock slot


  • Dimensions

    167 × 129.5 x 41.5 (mm)

  • Weight (approx.)


  • Box Content
  • Box Content

    • Canvio for Desktop
    • AC adapter with cable
    • Exchangeable plug head (EU/GB)
    • USB 3.0 cable
    • User‘s manual (pre-installed on the hard drive)

Product Range

Part number Capacity Color
HDWC360EK3JB 6 TB Black
HDWC340EK3JB 4 TB Black

Where to buy

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