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Executive Summary: Kyocera 7135
Kyoceras 7135 smart phone effectively combines a Palm OS handheld and a wireless CDMA handset in a form factor thats only a little larger than a standard cell phone. As a 1xRTT-capable phone, the 7135 boasts plenty of connection-speed pep for powering Web applicationsprovided that the applications are designed for the small displays formed on mobile devices.
The Kyocera 7135 will cost in the neighborhood of $499 to $599, which is similar to the price that other high-end communicator devices command. However, much of the eventual cost of this device will depend on the data rate plans that its wireless carriers set for it.
(+) Trim form factor; good connection speed, thanks to 1xRTT; SD card slot for memory expansion.
(-) SD card slot does not support SDIO.
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