Despite the compact format, the Samsung S1 has a storage capacity of 250 gigabytes. The 1.8-inch hard drive supports USB 2.0 and has a built-in hard drive controller based on Samsung’s Spinpoint N3U.
The Samsung S1 Mini has built-in features for automatic backup. It is also possible to use the hard drive to store passwords and encrypted files in a simple way.
The Samsung S1 series has previously offered portable mini hard drives in sizes 120 to 160 gigabytes.
Samsung has not yet released any information on price or availability.