Toshiba Enters 3.5-Inch External HDD Market

Toshiba announced the new Toshiba 3.5-inch External HDD today, marking the company’s first entry into the 3.5-inch external HDD market. The new Toshiba 3.5-inch External HDD features dual connectivity with high-speed USB 2.0 and eSATA ports and a software application that lets customers back up and restore selected files as well as an entire system.

The 3.5-inch External HDD has a sleek, glossy finish that is designed to match the company’s family of consumer laptops. The 3.5-inch External HDD is priced at $129.99 for 640GB and $159.99 for 1TB. Both versions are PC and Mac compatible and come with a Toshiba 3-year standard limited warranty.

Toshiba 3.5-inch External HDD features include:

Aesthetic Features
  • Slim form factor and foot print to save desk space
  • Sleek high gloss finish
  • Vaporized metallic silver rim
  • LED activity light with white glow effects
Reliability by Design
  • High quality impact resistant ABS+PC material
  • Internal dampening system for shock protection
  • Power saving mode
  • PC and Mac compatible
  • Toshiba 3-year standard limited warranty
  • 640GB, 1TB
Technical Specifications:
  • Dimensions: 6.6-inches (W) x 6.8-inches (L) x 1.34-inches (H)
  • 1 High-speed USB 2.0 connectivity
  • 1 eSATA connectivity
  • 5400 RPM SATA Drive
  • Includes easy-to-use Backup Software
  • UL approved, USBIF compliant
  • FCC compliant and RoHS compatible
  • 3.5-inch Desktop External Hard Drive
  • USB cable 4 ft & AC adapter
  • Hard drive cradle stand
  • Backup software (preloaded on drive)
  • Quick Start Guide & Warranty Card