Adding value to the top-selling original Palm(TM)
Zire(TM) handheld, Palm, Inc., (Nasdaq: PALM) today introduced the Palm Zire 21
handheld, with more software, a faster processor and four times greater memory.
The Zire 21 handheld — is an affordable and easy way for the first-time
handheld-buyer to juggle daily tasks surrounding work, family and social
Zire 21 Handheld Benefits and Features
• Four times the storage capacity of the original Zire handheld with 8MB of
• Faster access to information with new 126MHz Texas Instruments OMAP processor;
• Newest versions of Date Book, Address Book, Note Pad and To Do List with the
latest Palm OS(R) software, Version 5.2.1; and
• New Software Essentials now included on the installation CD.
With four times more memory than the original Zire handheld, the Zire 21
handheld’s 8MB adds room for storing years of appointments and thousands of
contacts, with additional space for choosing from more than 19,000 applications,
ranging from business software to exercise logs and shopping-list managers.(1)
Running on a new and faster 126MHz Texas Instruments OMAP processor, the Zire 21
handheld speeds access to information. Designed to meet the demands of students,
families and people on the job, the Zire 21 handheld offers faster interactions
and easy-to-learn and use applications.
With the latest Palm OS software, Version 5.2.1, the Zire 21 handheld features
classic Palm PIM (Personal Information Management) applications with an emphasis
on value and simplicity. Palm’s famous, easy-to-use PIM applications (Date Book,
Address Book, Note Pad, To Do List, Memo Pad, and Calculator) allow users to
quickly keep track of important information. Recurring appointments need only be
entered once. Helpful reminder alarms alert users to meetings or appointments.
New valuable software essentials are included on the Zire 21 handheld
installation CD. Users can keep track of birthdays and anniversaries, automobile
maintenance, passwords, and expenses, as well as read an eBook and play games
with software included in the box.