Toshiba releases in the US the Canvio Slim portable external hard drive. The compact drive not just slim but also lightweight, which is ideal for taking your storage on the go. With sleek brushed aluminum finish, the drive is a perfect companion for Ultrabook. It uses USB 3.0 for fast data transfer rate, and is backwards compatible with USB 2.0.
The Canvio Slim comes in 500GB capacity and operates at 5400RPM. It has 8MB cache buffer. The slim portable hard drive comes pre-loaded with NTI Backup Now EZ software for simple data backup, NTFS drive for Mac for storing and accessing files from the PC and Mac without reformatting, and HDD Password Tool to protect your data.
The Toshiba Canvio Slim comes in silver and black and is priced at $114.99.