Update (1/26 2:10pm): It’s now back in stock at Amazon once again.
Amazon offers the Toshiba Canvio Connect 1TB Portable USB 3.0 Hard Drive for $49.99 with free shipping. That’s $25 below its regular price and within $5 of the lowest we’ve ever seen. Portable drives of this size typically go on sale for around $60, so anytime we see one hit $50 or less we consider it a great deal. Also available via BestBuy.com and Best Buy’s eBay store.
Perfect for full-system Time Machine backups or simply transferring large files between computers. Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars from over 1,200 Amazon reviewers.
Need some more storage? Amazon has a 5TB Seagate Desktop Hard Drive for $139.99 shipped, one of the lowest 5TB drives we’ve seen this year.
Backup and Share Up a Storm
With the mobile feature on the Canvio Connect you can access and share even if you leave it at home. As long as your computer is powered on and connected, you can get to your photos, music, movies, and even massive files from any PC, smartphone, or tablet over the Internet.* It also comes with built-in file-and-folder plus full system backup software, which lets you protect your digital treasures by backing up to your Canvio, the cloud, or both. As a bonus, you’ll also get a free 10GB of cloud storage for storing your most important files. Yet, even with everything it does, setting up your Canvio Connect is still a snap–and using it is even easier.
Backup, Access and Share. Go From Here to There
Just plug it in and the Canvio Connect turns any PC* into a great storage, sharing and backup solution. Now, no matter where you are, you can upload and download photos, music, movies, and even the largest of files from any PC, smartphone, or tablet over the Internet. Plus, the Canvio Connect is compact and easy to bring along.
Store and Secure So Much More
Expand your Ultrabook or mobile device storage by having a secure backup solution with the Canvio Connect. Offering up to an incredible two terabytes (2TB) of capacity* to hold a ton of your important documents, digital memories and entertainment–all in one convenient place.
Set Up Like That!
You might think the Canvio Connect is hard to use. But, no. Just plug it in and it’s ready to go–for PCs or Macs. It’s USB 3.0* and USB 2.0 compatible, for speed and convenience. It also comes with its own preloaded backup-and-share application; so there’s no need to buy extra hardware or software.
Unlike other solutions, the Canvio Connect makes it simple to back up not just files and folders, but your whole system*–or customize your backups to your exact needs. Secure your backups with password protection. Or, store on the cloud* for total assurance. Schedule automatic backups.
Get Assurance Times Two
Like all Toshiba products, the Canvio Connect portable hard drive is designed from the ground up with your needs in mind, then tested again and again for reliability. You can count on it to perform as advertised–every time. That’s why it comes with a solid two-year limited warranty.*