Toshiba just announced that they have added a 1.5TB model to its Canvio 3.0 and Canvio Basics 3.0 USB hard drive series. The Canvio 3.0 hard drives both come with a special internal shock sensor and ramp loading technology that protects files against accidents and drops. All models in the series utilizes the USB 3.0 interface and has the ability to deliver higher data transfer speeds.
The Canvio 3.0 comes pre-loaded with software that provides file, folder and full system back-up and recovery. Both drives are compatible with Windows and Mac, they include NTFS drivers for Mac that enables the user to easily swap data between Macs and PCs without having to reformat the drive.
The new 1.5TB model will be available in both Canvio 3.0 and Canvio Basics 3.0, they will be priced at $199.99 and $189.99, respectively. Other models in the series including the 1TB, 750GB and 500GB models starts at $109.99.