Newegg has the Toshiba Canvio Basics 1TB Portable Hard Drive in black (HDTB310XK3AA) for $54.99, but using code EMCARNK43 drops your total down to $49.99 shipped. That’s within about $25 of the original listing, $5 below Amazon, matching our previous mention and within $5 of the best price we have seen. Most reputable 1TB portable drives tend to sell for around $60, so we consider anything at $50 or less to be a solid purchase.
It features transfers rates up to 5 Gb/s, USB 3.0, and can be a great Time Machine device or for simply moving larger files around. It has a 4.5/5 star rating from nearly 90 Amazon customers.
More notable hard drive deals:
- WD My Book 4TB USB 3.0 Desktop HD:
$119 shipped (Reg. $140)| Amazon
- WD My Book 3TB External Desktop HD:
$89.99 shipped (Orig. $130)| eBay
- Seagate 5TB USB 3.0 Desktop External HD: $120 shipped (Orig. $250) | eBay