[wellylug] Wanted: Palmtop/handheld recommendations

Brenda Wallace brenda at wallace.net.nz
Mon Aug 25 16:59:46 NZST 2003


you didn't mention anything like wireless or networking, so sounds like
you'd like a zire 71. which are about NZ$650
bonus: has a camera too :-)

you'll probably need a kernel > 2.4.21 or it won't be recognised.. 


On Mon, 2003-08-25 at 16:49, John Hamlin wrote:
> Lucky bugger!!!!
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jamie Dobbs [mailto:jamie.dobbs at orcon.net.nz]
> Sent: 25 August 2003 16:42
> To: wellylug at lists.naos.co.nz
> Subject: [wellylug] Wanted: Palmtop/handheld recommendations
> 
> 
> My wife is thinking about buying me a palmtop for a pressie at some stage
> and I'd like some advice on a well priced palmtop to handle the following:
> 
> * Phone/address/email contact list
> 
> * Some games (such as the PopCap (www.popcap.com) ones eg. Bejewelled)
> 
> * Holding documentation such as the PHP manual (which is available in
> Palmpilot doc/Palmpilot iSilo formats) - this is probably the most important
> thing
> 
> * Maybe MP3 playing
> 
> * Would be very handy if it supported a couple of different memory card
> technologies such as MMC and SD
> 
> Keep in mind that she won't be wanting to spend more than a few hundred
> dollars (probably around $600-$700 absolute maximum), I know that might be a
> lot to ask but I'd welcome some suggestions.
> 
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