An external hard drive, claimed to be the u2018smallestu2019 of its type, has been launched by Freecom.

An external hard drive, claimed to be the ?smallest? of its type, has been launched by Freecom.

The pocket-sized Mobile Drive XXS is designed to connect to your computer via a USB cable.

It comes in three storage capacities: 160GB, 250GB and 320GB, weighs 155g and measures 109.8mm x 79.5mm x 13.5mm.

The 160GB unit costs £44.99; the 250GB device retails at £59.99, while the 320GB version carries a £79.99 pricetag.

Its maker claims that the device is the world?s smallest 2.5in-format USB-2.0 external hard drive.

For details visit www.freecom.com or call 01423 704700.

Mobile Drive XXS hard drive