Toshiba Canvio Alumy 2 TB Review
Design: It has a beautiful aluminium casing which feels soothing to hold and carry around. It offers three different colors: silver, black or metallic red.
All the color offerings look styling and professional. It also comes packed with built-in shock sensor and ramp technology to protect it from serious external shocks.
Type: It comes under HDD category with 1 TB of space and 3 years of company warranty.
Performance: It takes advantage of USB 3.0 technology to transfer files at a faster rate. At the same time, it supports legacy USB 2.0 devices as well.
It also takes advantages of its in-house built USB SuperSpeed transfer features to accelerate transfer speeds.
Storage: Unlike other companies, Canvio actually provides you with more userspace at 0.81 TB. It also comes preloaded with Toshiba’s Backup software which takes care of your data effectively. You can even set up timer to take periodically backup of your data.
Additional features: Toshiba also offers their own storage security software through which you can protect your HDD with password and let somebody misuse your data.
Toshiba Canvio Alumy 2 TB Pros and Cons
- Unlike others, it offers more space at 1.81 out of 2TB.
- Strong build and design.
- Notification light given to give extra functionality.
- Transfer speeds fluctuate and not up to the mark at times.
- Gets hot after a good amount of time.
- Bit bulky in nature.
Toshiba Canvio Alumy 2 TB Verdict
Toshiba Canvio is stylishly built HDD which you would love to carry around in your day-to-day life. It is bit bulky in nature, but never-the-less it is tolerable to carry around. What’s better is that it comes loaded with essential software to take care of backup and password protection.