Toshiba HDTB420EK3AA

Hard disk size: from 500 Gb to 3 Tb
Hardware interface: USB 3.0 (compatible with USB 2.0)

Are you taking a look at the external hard drives on the market and would you like something produced by one of the most reliable brands on the subject, but that doesn’t cost an arm and a leg? And we have the solution for you! We are talking, in fact, about the brand new Toshiba HDTB420EK3AA portable external hard drive Canvio Basics, perfect for those who use this type of device for the first time.

The build quality is good and its 2.5 “case is able to accommodate hard drives with memory capacities ranging from 500 Gb to 3 Tb. It is a perfect external device even for those who are not too technological, because it is practically ready for use. You connect it and, with the plug & play system, it does everything by itself.

Considering its memory capacity and ease of use, you can use it to store all your music files, but also videos, photos and, why not, documents. The transfer of data from external HD device is guaranteed by the USB 3.0 interface, backward compatible even with devices that use USB 2.0. The USB 3.0 port guarantees you a high storage speed up to 5Gbps.

If you connect it with a Windows PC, you don’t need to install it, while if you are a lover of Apple products, formatting is required with the addition of the Apple compatible file system. Finally it has a classic exterior design and is matt black.

It is a simple, compact and portable external HD, as Toshiba can do, with quality standards among the best. Our advice is to evaluate the purchase of this external hard drive, which also enjoys good reviews from those who are using it.

Toshiba HDTB420EK3AA Review
Toshiba HDTB420EK3AA

Product Name: Toshiba HDTB420EK3AA

Product Description: Feel what it's like! To be secured, to have a huge amount of virtual memory that you even have nowhere to spend. Now you do not have to painfully think about which of the files to delete or about whether to record a particular game in 4K-format due to the fact that it weighs a lot. The black design of this HDD drive is simple and guarantees Toshiba Canvio Basics [HDTB420EK3AA] easy to storage. The speed of interaction and information transfer provided by USB 3.0 Type A. It is very convenient that this HHD drive requires no additional power. At the same time its form factor 2.5 and it is easy to transport and store. How could it be otherwise? After all, this HDD-drive weighs only 149 grams. And its size: 109x78x14 millimeters.

Brand: Toshiba

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With the help of External HDD Toshiba Canvio Basics [HDTB420EK3AA] you feel your virtual security. The provision of so much memory, thanks to which you can download any movies, games and programs, without thinking about how much they weigh. After all, thanks to amount of memory, you can easily create a collection of hundreds of movies, media files, games and everything you want. Do not limit yourself in desires.

  • Portability
  • Value for money
  • Storage capacity
  • Easy to use
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  • Great hard disk easy to use
  • Memory capacity between 500 Gb and 3 Tb
  • Immediately ready for use, with the plug & play system
  • High speed data transfer, up to 5 Gbps
  • Connectivity guaranteed by USB 3.0, backward compatible with USB 2.0
  • Lightweight, portable, compact external hard drive
  • Simple and classic design, matt black color


  • USB interface soldered directly to the disk, so it is not possible to change the interface to which the HD is connected
  • When it works for a while it tends to warm up