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HP iPAQ rx1950 Navigator PDA, GPS receiver

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Hewlett-Packard in association with ViaMichelin just launched the HP iPAQ rx1950 Navigator. This isn’t exactly a new product but a bundle of the HP iPAQ rx1950 PDA, a GPS car cradle and ViaMichelin navigation software. This new navigation solution bundle promises accurate turn-by-turn visual and voice guidance to any address in the UK (other maps are available from ViaMichelin’s website). Some of the features of the HP iPAQ rx1950 Navigator include, integrated Wi-Fi (802.11b), Simple 3-step installation – just plug in the power supply, insert the navigation SD card and go, compatibility with WMA, MP3 and WMV media files, exclusive POI available for download from ViaMichelin’s website.
And here are the technical specifications of the HP iPAQ rx1950 Navigator:

    Processor: Samsung® SC32442 Processor 300 MHz
    Operating System: Microsoft Windows Mobile 5.0 for Pocket PC, Premium Edition
    GPS:CarCradle with integrated SiRFstar III GPS receiver, built-in speaker, built-in windshield-mount suction cup
    Screen: 3.5″ transflective TFT QVGA, 64K colours
    Memory: 96 MB total memory (64 MB ROM and 32 MB SDRAM)
    Battery: Removable/rechargeable 1100 mAh Lithium-lon
    Pointing Device: Touch Screen and Stylus
    Slots: SD Slot: supports 4-bit SDIO and 4-bit SD/MMC type memory standard

This bundle from HP and ViaMichelin costs 299 GBP (About 530$)

You can read the Press Release here

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