Toshiba Adds Chromecast-Compatible Hard Drive
Toshiba's Digital Products Division this week announced the arrival of the Canvio AeroCast Wireless Hard Drive which, the company said, "blends the benefits of high-capacity external storage with the ultimate in wireless freedom."
The product is a high-capacity, 1TB hard drive that connects with the Google Chromecast to "cast" media to a TV from the drive. It arrives this week, at $219.99 (Chromecast sold separately.)
“Storage needs are changing. By understanding the importance of mobility, we have taken storage to the next level. With integrated wireless capabilities, we empower our users to share and stream their personal digital content the way they want, wirelessly,” said Maciek Brzeski, vice president, Branded Storage, Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc., Digital Products Division, said as part of the announcement.