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Toshiba Canvio® Connect 1TB Portable Hard Drive (Silver)

Toshiba Canvio® Connect 1TB Portable Hard Drive (Silver)

Item: 180279    Model: HDTC710XS3A1

Toshiba Canvio® Connect 1TB Portable Hard Drive (Silver)
4.5stars
( 428 reviews)
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  • 1TB
  • Interface: USB 3.0
  • PC and Mac® Compatible
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Toshiba Canvio® Connect 1TB Portable Hard Drive (Silver)
 
4.5

(based on 428 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (281)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (109)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (18)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (8)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (12)

94%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Compact (201)
  • Easy to set up (184)
  • Easy to use (160)
  • Fast (152)
  • Highly compatible (142)

Cons

  • Complicated to set up (12)
  • Slow (6)

Best Uses

  • Home (136)
  • High volume (81)
  • Sensitive materials (52)
  • Small networks (33)
  • Back-up (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual user (138), Power user (80)
    • Primary use:
    • Personal (161), Business (58)
    • Computer Platform:
    • PC (199), Mac (17), Other (4)

Most Helpful Positive Review

 

Small but powerful

This just goes to prove that size does not matter. This portable hard drive is smaller than my wallet but big enough to get the job done. Back when I had my very first...Read complete review

This just goes to prove that size does not matter. This portable hard drive is smaller than my wallet but big enough to get the job done. Back when I had my very first PC, there was no such thing as a portable hard drive for back up purposes. The most sensitive things were stored on a 3.5in floppy. So when that hard drive died, I lost almost everything because I didn't have enough floppy drives so I learned my lesson the hard way. Now, I have to have a portable drive that is twice the size of my hard drive so that I can back up my entire system with no limits. This Toshiba is perfect for getting it done. It comes complete with everything needed including software

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Most Helpful Negative Review

 

Drive is nice, but be careful!

The Toshiba Canvio 1 TB portable drive is slightly smaller than my 1 TB Seagate FreeAgent To Go drive. The Canvio has a USB 3.0 connection, but I did not observe any appreciable speed...Read complete review

The Toshiba Canvio 1 TB portable drive is slightly smaller than my 1 TB Seagate FreeAgent To Go drive. The Canvio has a USB 3.0 connection, but I did not observe any appreciable speed increase even when used through a USB 3.0 port on my Core i5 ultrabook. Setup was simple - just plug it in and Windows manages any drivers, etc. needed.

The NTI Backup Now EZ software, however, was a disaster. I made a mistake in the destination location during the initial setup. The setup process seemed to take a long time to complete. There was no way to edit and correct the problem. I had to uninstall the software through Windows Control Panel; it has no uninstall option! After reinstalling, the backup seemed very slow. Finally, I opted to remove the software completely and use Windows 8 File History.

The drive seems to have a vibration during operation, and I noticed it did get slightly warm to the touch. So far, the drive has functioned perfectly, but I am not sure I will trust it with important files as much as I would my Seagate portables.

Bottom Line: The drive is a convenient size and capacity for traveling and backup, but I do not recommend the NTI backup software. Also, the noise and vibration are factors that could turn into problems later. I just do not trust it to save anything that possibly could not be replaced.

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5.0

1tb

By Jeff

from SJC

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Comments about Toshiba Canvio® Connect 1TB Portable Hard Drive (Silver):

small form factor works great priced right

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5.0

Seems to be super

By Elaine

from New Jersey

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This customer has reached Intern level on the Staples.com Leaderboard

Comments about Toshiba Canvio® Connect 1TB Portable Hard Drive (Silver):

Very convenient small size with excellent features and more than enough space for my needs. I haven't had to test it in a "crash," but so far, so good.

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5.0

great hdd

By kenneth nieves

from freeport

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Comments about Toshiba Canvio® Connect 1TB Portable Hard Drive (Silver):

great hdd I liked it the first time I opened it connect to my computer with no trouble at all

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5.0

Works fine!

By jimjcmo

from Missouri

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Comments about Toshiba Canvio® Connect 1TB Portable Hard Drive (Silver):

This product does exactly what I want it to do. Plus, it's ready to upgrade to a USB 3.0 port.

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5.0

Toshiba Canvio® Connect 1TB Portable

By wabney

from north carolina

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Comments about Toshiba Canvio® Connect 1TB Portable Hard Drive (Silver):

great

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