The Canvio Advance portable hard drive allows creators to do what they do best–anywhere their lives take them–offering high storage capacity, quick access to your stored content and the time-tested reliable performance they need.
The Canvio Advance features a sleek design that comes in a variety of vibrant colors to fit your personal style. It also offers easy-to-use software (available via free download) to help keep your files protected.
Powered by USB 3.0 technology, Canvio Advance portable hard drives are far faster than—but still compatible with—USB 2.0 devices, allowing for speedy transfer when organizing your files.
Avoid losing valuable content with the Toshiba Storage Backup Software for your PC. The intuitive interface makes backing up your data a breeze. Simply set the time and intervals for your backups and let the software take care of the rest. (available via free download).
Prevent unauthorized users from accessing your private information with the Toshiba Storage Security Software for your PC, allowing you to secure your hard drive with a unique password. (available via free download).
Step up your storage with up to 1TB capacity so you can take your massive collection of photos, music, and videos with you on the go and have space for your other important files also.
USB 3.0 (USB 2.0 compatible)
Max. transfer rate
~ 5.0 Gbit/s
NTFS (for MS Windows)
Requires reformatting for Mac OS
USB bus power (max. 900mA)
Formatted NTFS for Microsoft® Windows® 10, Windows® 8.1, Windows® 7;
One free port of USB 3.0 or USB 2.0
Requires reformatting for macOS v10.13 / v10.12 / OS X v10.11
Toshiba Backup Software (for download)
Password lock software
Toshiba Security Software (for download)
Glossy piano finish
1 TB, 2 TB: 78 x 109 x 14 mm