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  Graphic PDA's

Palm

III

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 Released in 1998 Made in Malaysia  Memory 2 MB memory + 2 MB flash memory for the O.S.  
 Display 160 x 160 dots, 4 gray scales, green backlight  Keyboard LCD & stylus pen, Graffiti input system
 Batteries 2 x AAA  PC-Sync By Infrared Led's or a serial craddle
 Size/weight 8.1 (W) x 11.9 (D) x 1.8 (H) cm. / 187 g  Messages in            
 Functions Adress book, Date book, Memo, To do, Expense, Mail, AvantGo
 Comment Replaced the Palm Pilot. First Palm handheld to support infrared file transfer and a Flash ROM.
Processor Dragonball 16 MHz, Palm OS 3.0. Price in 1998: $400

Palm

III xe

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 Released in 2000 Made in Mexico  Memory ROM 2 MB Flash, RAM 8 MB  
 Display 160 x 160 dots, 4 grey levels  Keyboard LCD & stylus pen, Graffiti input system
 Batteries 2 x AAA  PC-Sync Yes, by Serial and infrared ports
 Size/weight 8.1 (W) x 12 (D) x 1.8 (H) cm. / 170 g  
 Functions AvantGo Web Channel Manager, Date Book, Address Book, Mail, To Do List, Memo Pad, Expense, Calculator, Security, Games, HotSync
 Comment Microprocessor Motorola MC68EZ328 16 MHz. Palm OS 3.5

Palm

m100

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 Released in 2000 Made in Hungary  Memory 2 MB program ROM, 2 MB user memory  
 Display 160 x 160 pixels, 4 gray levels  Keyboard LCD & stylus pen, Graffiti input system
 Batteries 2 x AAA  PC-Sync Serial RS232 and Infrared ports
 Size/weight 7.9 (W) x 12.3 (D) x 2 (H) cm / 140g  Messages in          
 Functions Clock, Games, HotSync, Memo Pad, Note Pad, Security, Date Book, Calculator, To Do List, Address Book, Chapura Pocket Mirror, Palm Desktop Software, AvantGo Web Channel Manager
 Comment Microprocessor Motorola EZ Dragonball at 16 MHz. Palm OS 3.5
Successor of the Palm Vx. Steet price in 2000: $149

Palm

m105

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 Released in 2001 Made in Hungary  Memory 8 MB RAM, 2 MB Flash ROM  
 Display 160 x 160 dots. 4 shades of gray  Keyboard LCD & stylus pen, Graffiti input system
 Batteries 2 x AAA  PC-Sync Yes, by Serial and infrared ports
 Size/weight 7.9 (W) x 11.8 (D) x 1.8 (H) cm / 125 g  
 Functions Date Book, Address Book, Mail, To Do List, Memo Pad,Note Pad, Expense, Calculator, Graffiti, Security, HotSync, Mobile Internet Kit, Chapura PocketMirror, AvantGo
 Comment Microprocessor Motorola Dragonball 20 MHz. Palm-OS 3.5. Street price in 2001 : $200
Same model as the Palm m100 with 8 MB of user memory.

Palm

M125

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 Released in 2001 Made in Mexico  Memory 2 MB ROM (OS 4.0.1), 8 MB user memory  
 Display Sensitive, 160 by 160 dots, 4 gray scales, green backlight  Keyboard LCD & stylus pen, Graffiti input system
 Batteries 2 x AAA  PC-Sync By an USB docking craddle
 Size/weight 7.8 (W) x 11.9 (D) x 1.9 (H) cm / 129g  Messages in              
 Functions Address Book, Date Book, Clock, To Do List, Memo Pad, Calculator. 3rd party applications: Documents to Go (Xord, Excel), Vindigo, MGI PhotoSuite, AvantoGo, Chapura PocketMirror 3 (syncs to Outlook), MultiMail.
 Comment Essentially the M125 is a Palm M105 with an SD cards expansion slot, USB cradle, and the 4.0 OS.
Retail price in 2001: $250

Palm

Palm V & Palm Vx

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 Released in 1999 (V) 2000 (Vx) Made in Malaysia  Memory 2 MB Flash ROM for the O.S., 2 MB (Palm V) or 8 MB (Palm Vx) user memory  
 Display 160 x 160 dots, 16 gray scales, green backlight  Keyboard LCD & stylus pen, Graffiti input system
 Batteries Built-in lithium-ion battery  PC-Sync By serial craddle (V) or USB cable (Vx), IrDa
 Size/weight 7.7 (W) x 11.4 (D) x 1.1 (H) cm / 110 g  Messages in          
 Functions Address Book, Date Book, Mail, To Do List, Memo Pad, Expense, Calculator, Security, Games, HoySync
 Comment Same models apart from the memory size. Palm V retail price in 1999: $449, Palm Vx in 2000: $399.
Processor Motorola Dragonball EZ at 16Mhz (V) or 20Mhz (Vx) . Palm O.S. 3.1 (V) or 3.5 (Vx).

Palm

Pilot

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 Released in 1997 Made in Malaysia  Memory 512 KB (Personal) or 1024 KB (Professional)  
 Display Sensitive 160x160 dots and Graffiti input zone, Green backlight (Pro version)  Keyboard Power, applications and scroll buttons
 Batteries 2 x AAA  PC-Sync By a serial craddle
 Size/weight 8 (W) x 12 (D) x 1.8 (H) cm / 166 g  Messages in          
 Functions Date book, Adress book, To do, Memo, Schedule, Expense, 8-digit calculator, Girafe game (to learn Graffiti characters)
 Comment At the time the Palm Pilot was launched, Palm Computing was a subsidiary of US Robotics which was later bought by 3Com.
Processor Motorola MC68328 DragonBall, Palm OS 2.0, TCP/IP-based network synchronization (Pro version)

Palm

Zire M150

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 Released in 2002 Made in China  Memory 2 MB  
 Display 160 x 160 dots  Keyboard LCD & stylus pen, Graffiti input system
 Batteries Built-in lithium-ion battery  PC-Sync Yes by USB or infrared and Palm Desktop Software
 Size/weight 7.4 (W) x 11.2 (D) x 1.6 (H) cm / 109 g  
 Functions Palm OS 4.1. Phonebook, Schedule, Notes, Expense, Home/world clock, 12-digit calculator
 Comment Microprocessor Motorola Dragonball EZ 16 MHz, Price : 139Ç in 2002

Palm

Zire M21

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 Released in 2003 Made in China  Memory 8 MB RAM, 2 MB ROM - Palm OS 5.2.1  
 Display 160 x 160 dots. 16 shades of gray, no backlighting  Keyboard LCD & stylus pen
 Batteries Built-in lithium-ion battery  PC-Sync Yes, by USB cable and Palm Desktop Software
 Size/weight 7.4 (W) x 11.2 (D) x 1.6 (H) cm / 111 g  
 Functions Date Book, Address Book, Memo, Note, To Do, World Clock, 14-digit Calculator, Expense, Security
 Comment Second version of the Zire family.126 MHz Texas Instruments OMAP 311 ARM family processor.
Price : $99 in 2003