his Toshiba 500 GB hard drive is an external storage device that allows users to easily store digital files such as music, movies, pictures, and important business documents. The Toshiba STOR.E Basics offers a compact 63.5 mm (2.5-inch) form factor that is easy to transport while on the go. The dimensions of the external hard drive are 135 mm deep by 1189 mm tall by 79 mm wide. The Toshiba 500 GB hard drive features compatibility with USB 3.0 and allows users to quickly transfer files on and off the disk. Backwards compatibility for USB 2.0 is also offered by the Toshiba STOR.E Basics. The external hard drive features plug-and-play functionality which allows users to quickly and easily connect and set up the device in a matter of seconds. Furthermore, this Toshiba 500 GB hard drive comes with NTI software preinstalled. The Toshiba STOR.E Basics offers silent operation which allows users to read and write files to and from the disk free from distraction.