Sharp will start supplying the GSM/GPRS/EDGE-capable PV200 Wireless PDA to telecommunications carriers for the North American market.
The PV200 is compatible with always-on connection services, enabling users to chat in
real-time. It also incorporates versatile high value-added functions including a full
browser, email, camera, address book, scheduler, games, and music player.
This is the first wireless PDA product developed solely by Sharp from design to
production, and the company has succeeded by combining the PDA technologies from the
ZAURUS PDA series with its mobile phone communications technologies. Sharp plans to
promote this new product as the most advanced wireless PDA model for highly demanding
The device is compatible with the chat services provided by AOL, Yahoo, and MSN,
incorporates HTML full browser (compatible with Java Script) and it is equipped with a
full QWERTY keyboard. in addition, it has a 1.3-megapixel camera as well as an MP3
music play-back function, and it is compatible with Bluetooth.
The PV200 will be available i US July 10.