Toshiba Consumer Storage

Toshiba Canvio® Premium Portable External Hard Drive

Canvio Premium
  • Aluminum design with diamond-cut edges
  • Auto Backup
  • Password protection
  • USB Type-C adapter for the latest laptop computers
  • 3-year limited warranty

A Cut Above the Rest

The Canvio® Premium offers superiority in form and function. Its stylish aluminum design makes it stand out from the crowd, while it comes with useful features to help keep your data protected.

Canvio Premium
Sophisticated Style

Sophisticated Style

The Canvio® Premium features a sophisticated aluminum design with diamond-cut edges that is worthy of the premium name. This drive is as attractive as it is functional, making it a smart companion to your computer, on the desk or on the go.
Back Up Automatically

Back up Automatically

Avoid losing valuable content with the included* Toshiba Storage Backup Software for your PC. The intuitive interface makes backing up your data a breeze. Simply set the time and intervals for your backups and let the software take care of the rest.
Protect Your Data

Protect Your Data

Prevent unauthorized users from accessing your private information with the included* Toshiba Storage Security Software, allowing you to secure your hard drive with a unique password.
Versatile USB Connectivity

Versatile USB Connectivity

The Canvio® Premium comes with a USB Type-C™ Adapter so you can use it with the latest computer that has the new USB Type-C™ interface. Simply connect the Canvio® Premium to your Type-C enabled computer via the Adapter to store and access your content on the go.
Triple the Assurance

Triple the Assurance

The Canvio® is built to Toshiba’s world-class quality standards, offering time-tested reliable performance and backed by a  3-year limited warranty, so you can feel confident knowing your data is well protected.
Canvio  Premium Packaging

What’s in the Box

  • Toshiba Canvio® Premium Portable External Hard Drive
  • USB 3.0 Cable (works with USB 2.0)
  • USB Type-C Adapter (Type A to C)
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Downloadable software*
  • 3-year standard limited warranty


Capacities1: 1TB, 2TB, 3TB

Interface: USB 3.0 (backwards compatible with USB 2.0)

Interface Transfer Rate2:
     Up to 5 Gb/s

     1TB, 2TB (LxWxH): 109.0 x 78.0 x 13.5 (mm), 4.3 x 3.1 x 0.53 (inch)
     3TB (LxWxH): 109.0 x 78.0 x 19.0 (mm), 4.3 x 3.1 x 0.75 (inch)   

Color: Silver

Weight: 1TB/2TB: 160 g, 5.6 oz, 3TB: 225 g, 7.9 oz  

System Requirements4:
     Formatted NTFS for Microsoft® Windows® 10, Windows® 8.1, Windows® 7
     Requires reformatting for Mac OS v10.12 /OS X v10.11 / v10.10
     Available USB 2.0 or USB 3.0 Port

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Model Number Capacity1 Color Interface
HDTW210XS3AA 1TB Silver USB 3.0
HDTW220XS3AA 2TB Silver USB 3.0
HDTW230XS3CA 3TB Silver USB 3.0

1 One Gigabyte (1GB) means 109 = 1,000,000,000 bytes and One Terabyte (1TB) means 1012 = 1,000,000,000,000 bytes using powers of 10. A computer operating system, however, reports storage capacity using powers of 2 for the definition of 1GB = 230 = 1,073,741,824 bytes and 1TB = 240 = 1,099,511,627,776 bytes, and therefore shows less storage capacity. Available storage capacity (including examples of various media files) will vary based on file size, formatting, settings, software and operating system and other factors.

2 5 Gbps is the maximum interface transfer rate per the specifications of the Universal Serial Bus 3.0. Actual transfer rate will vary depending on your system configuration and other factors.

3 Three (3) year standard limited warranty applies. The warranty brochure is preloaded on the hard drive or can be viewed online at

4 Compatibility may vary depending on user’s hardware configuration and operating system

*Software is available via a free download that is subject to Toshiba Electronic Devices & Storage Corporation's and/or Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc.’s standard End User License Agreement

Product specifications, colors, features, and availability are subject to change without notice.

Windows and Microsoft are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.

Mac, OS X and Time Machine are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.

CANVIO is a trademark of Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc.

The support for Pogoplug® product services with Toshiba hard drives will terminate as of September 30, 2017 and new user registrations were disabled as of June 1, 2017. For more information, please click here.

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