You should be able to use your Apple gear as long as it helps you remain productive and meets your needs, upgrading only as necessary. The ROM included RealOne Player giving the device some digital audio player capabilities and a photo album application. I went analog as a result and put away my Zire. This item may be a floor model or store return that has been used. It runs version 5 software so it’s a little dated by todays webos, and ios4 standards. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

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The camera lense is protected by a slider frame like the cell phone slider format common today.

Zire Handheld

What a fun, cool gadget! I am not terribly “in to” electronics. I don’t recall if it replaces the installed software or not. Their old platforms allowed for “floating events” and allowed To Do item to show on the Date Book.

Zire Handheld – Wikipedia

The 71 still had advantages over the 72, as the camera was constantly protected by a shell on the 71, and it had a PalmOne “Universal Connector”.

However, with any of the Palm products which use PalmOS which they gave up recently in favor of the competing Microsoft product, sadly also come with the awesome Palm Desktop software for your PC.


The Zire 71 is still a fine choice as a multimedia device. Love it, love it The Palm Zire 31 was a budget multimedia-oriented device. You will never forget an appointment again with this PDA that allows you to easily set up and keep tabs on your schedule.

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Psion Series 5mx 3. You might also find yourself having a lot more fun. The Zire 71 weighed in at 5.

The Zire 71 wound up buried at the bottom of my school bag within the first week of classes my freshman year of college. So, I’m upgraded to Zire It also featured a small joystick for quick navigation. Grafiti 2 zre just dumb, Grafiti 1 is so much easier to use check internet tech groups for hacks!

Now, I have nothing against the actual device itself. The Palm Zire 71 is an older oalm from Palm. You should be able to use your Apple gear as long as it helps you remain productive and meets your needs, upgrading only as necessary. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. But I considered how cheaply you can get one these days and that clinched the good rating. Certain users found issues ppalm the sensitivity of the device’s joystick, which on certain devices was prone to powering up the PDA inside pockets, bags, and other containers, thus draining the batteries. I went analog as a result and put away my Zire. Admittedly, she’s a little rough with the stylus, but to be fair, a couple of dead spots appeared a little early on.


I still shake my head whenever I think about this thing. It’s adequate for quick snaps, but tough to use outdoors.

Palm Zire 71 Series Specs – CNET

My friends and I swapped some cool gifts. It supports up to a 2 GB SD pwlm. See all 10 pre-owned listings. The camera is a little undersized, vga resolution, but works well and has good color reproductions. There are still free applications to read ebooks, and there are lots of free ebooks available. For anyone who is not looking for the end all” electronics and just needs a planner, address book, camera, mp3 player in one, this is definitely sire right item for you.