Toshiba on Monday announced the availability of a 200GB version of its USB 2.0 Portable External Hard Drive , which ships with Mac and PC-compatible backup software already installed. The 200GB model costs $229.99.
The drive, which uses a single 2.5-inch mechanism, comes bundled with NTI Shadow backup software. It includes a four-foot cable and comes in a scratch-resistant black aluminum housing. It measures 0.94 x 3.5 x 5.6 inches and weighs one pound one ounce. A blue indicator light shows when the power is on.
Toshiba also offers the drive in capacities from 100GB to 160GB, in prices from US$129.99 to $179.99 depending on capacity.