Toshiba today announces its new range of Toshiba Desktop Hard Drives, which are 3.5-inch based external hard drives featuring DUAL data connectivity design that lets users choose between a standard USB2.0 interface (up to 480Mb/s2) or the faster eSATA (up to 3.0Gb/s2) interface for your data transfer needs.
Dressed in a glossy black and vaporized chrome rims casing, the Toshiba Desktop Hard Drives is sure to enhance the modern desktop with its übermodern design and small footprint.
Toshiba’s Desktop External Hard Drive offers users both extra storage space, and a comprehensive yet easy-to-use data backup and sync solution.
The Toshiba 1.0 TB Drive can handle even the largest digital libraries – it can store up to 200,000 photos, or 250,000 music files, or 380 hours of video. With just a few clicks you can create a digital safety net to help protect files on your computer or other storage devices.
This 3.5-inch based drive has a dual connectivity design that lets users choose between a standard USB2.0 interface (up to 480Mb/s2) or the faster eSATA (up to 3.0Gb/s2) interface for your data transfer needs.
The Toshiba Desktop External Drive also features a built-in On/Off switch allows users to power down your drive when not in use to save energy.
This drive comes with Toshiba Backup Software which lets users backup and restore complete systems in event of a crash.
Key Features & Benefits
- Dual Connectivity: USB and eSATA
- Full system backup and recovery (including attached internal/external drives)
- Files and Folders backup and recovery (e.g. music, video, Office files)
- Password protected backup encryption
- Bi-directional synchronization
- Drive Monitor
- Internal dampening system for shock protection
- Capable of storing up to 200,000 digital photos, or 250,000 digital music files, or 380hours of video1
- Three-Year Limited Warranty
- Available in 1TB and 2TB
- Speed: 5400 RPM
- Interface Transfer Rate:
- Up to 480 Mb/s (USB 2.0)
- Up to 3.0 Gb/s4 (eSATA)
- Cache Buffer: 8 MB
- Size: 6.6 (W) X 6.8 (H) X 1.34 (D) inches
Price and Availability
The Toshiba Desktop External Hard Drives would be available next month but Toshiba has not revealed its prices as yet.