Toshiba Canvio Advance 4TB Portable External Hard Drive USB 3.0, Red – HDTCA40XR3CA

Toshiba Canvio Advance 4TB Portable External Hard Drive USB 3.0, Red – HDTCA40XR3CA


The Canvio Advance portable external hard drive allows creators to do what they do best鈥揳nywhere their lives take them鈥搊ffering high storage capacity, easy access to your stored content and the time-tested reliable performance they need. With its compact design and stylish, textured finish, the Canvio Advance is not only functional but also aesthetically pleasing.

Main Features

Compact Design

The Canvio Advance features a compact design that is perfect for on-the-go use. Its small size allows you to easily carry it in your bag or pocket, making it convenient for travel or working remotely.

Stylish Textured Finish

The hard drive comes with a stylish, textured finish that adds a touch of elegance to its appearance. With color options available, you can choose the one that best fits your lifestyle and personal preferences.

Automatic Backup Software

With the included automatic backup software, you can easily back up your content with just a few clicks. This software is available as a free download for Windows PC users, ensuring that your important files are always protected.

Password Protection Software

To provide an extra layer of security, the Canvio Advance comes with password protection software. This software allows you to set up a password to help prevent unauthorized access to your data. It is also available as a free download for Windows PC users.

USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 Compatible

The Canvio Advance is compatible with both USB 3.0 and USB 2.0, ensuring fast and reliable data transfer speeds. Whether you have the latest USB 3.0 ports or older USB 2.0 ports, this hard drive will work seamlessly with your devices.


Please note that this product is formatted for Windows PC only. If you intend to use it with other operating systems, you will need to reformat the drive accordingly. Compatibility may vary depending on your hardware configuration and operating system.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Is the Canvio Advance compatible with Mac computers?

No, the Canvio Advance is formatted for Windows PC. If you want to use it with a Mac computer, you will need to reformat the drive.

2. How do I back up my files using the automatic backup software?

Once you have downloaded and installed the automatic backup software on your Windows PC, simply follow the on-screen instructions to set up your backup preferences. You can choose to back up specific folders or files, or you can opt for a full system backup.

3. Can I use the password protection software on multiple devices?

The password protection software can be installed on multiple Windows PCs. However, please note that the software is not compatible with Mac computers.

4. What is the difference between USB 3.0 and USB 2.0?

USB 3.0 offers faster data transfer speeds compared to USB 2.0. If your device has USB 3.0 ports, you will be able to enjoy quicker file transfers with the Canvio Advance.

5. Can I use the Canvio Advance with gaming consoles?

Yes, the Canvio Advance can be used with gaming consoles that support external hard drives. However, please check the compatibility of your specific gaming console before making a purchase.

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