Palm Pixi is the second WebOS-based smartphone

Wednesday, September 9, 2009

The company officially announced the Palm Pixi - a new smartphone based on the operating system webOS. He works in CDMA cellular networks and will be sold in the U.S. operator Sprint. Palm Pixi is an elegant piece with rounded corners, it is equipped with touch screen and an integrated QWERTY-keyboard. Previously, this device has been rumored as the Eos.

Palm said that it is the thinnest smartphone, really, it is thin - less than 11 mm. Due to interface Palm Synergy, Palm Pixi users will be able to see very different information, such as Google, Facebook, Exchange ActiveSync Yahoo! and LinkedIn, on one screen. A message exchange with each of the contacts, regardless of the type or kind of messenger (IM, SMS and so on), is displayed in the form of chat.

In Palm Pixi in normal design will also Artist Series. Smartphones This line will have removable rear panels with graphics of different artists. Palm Pixi come exclusively from Sprint later this year, the cost will be announced later. And now the company has reduced the cost of the first webOS-Smartphone Palm Pre, now it is $ 149.99 with a contract.

Features Palm Pixi:

  • Operating system: webOS
  • Cellular: CDMA 2000/EvDO Rev A
  • Display: 2.63-inch touch screen, resolution 320x400 pixels
  • E-mail: Microsoft Exchange, POP3/IMAP (Yahoo! Mail, Gmail, AOL, Hotmail)
  • GPS-receiver
  • 2-megapixel camera with LED-flash
  • Sensors: light, approximations, accelerometer
  • Audio formats: MP3, AAC, AAC +, AMR, QCELP, WAV
  • Video formats: MPEG-4, H.263, H.264
  • Wireless: Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR (A2DP)
  • Internal memory: 8 GB
  • MicroUSB-port. 3.5-mm audio jack
  • Support for accessories Palm Touchstone
  • Dimensions: 111h55h10, 85 mm
  • Weight: 99.5 grams