Newest Zaurus Due in Q1
UPDATE: Sharp's PDA will boast a 400MHz Intel processor and wireless capability.Sharp Electronics Corp. in the first quarter of next year will ship the Zaurus SL-5600. The latest addition to Zaurus PDA family, the new device includes a 400MHz processor from Intel Corp. As with previous Zaurus devices, the Zaurus SL-5600 runs the Linux operating system, and it includes a QWERTY keyboard and a sliding cover that reduces the size of the device when it is not in use. The new Zaurus includes 64MB of protected flash memory and 32MB of SDRAM, both a Compact Flash and Secure Digital card slot, an integrated microphone and speaker, a lithium ion battery and the Intel Xscale 400MHz processor.
Users can add wireless capability to the device via the expansion slots, officials said.