21612 TE2 addressL s palmOne Tungsten E2 Handheld

Building on the popularity of the Tungsten(TM) E handheld, which has sold
nearly 2 million units worldwide, palmOne.today announced the Tungsten E2
handheld. Tungsten E2 Handheld has expanded features/benefits such as brighter 320×320 color display,
32MB of non-volatile flash memory with 26MB actual storage capacity, built-in
Bluetooth wireless technology, portable MP3) player, comes with DataViz’s
Documents To Go® software and equipped with a powerful 200MHz Intel XScale
processor and 32MB of RAM (26MB user available).
palmOne’s Tungsten E2 handheld has an estimated U.S. street price of $ 249 and
will be available on April 13 from the palmOne online store and select retail stores worldwide. The company also reduced the price of the Zire(TM) 31 handheld by $ 20 — now $ 129.

21612 TE2 addressL palmOne Tungsten E2 Handheld

Building on the popularity of the Tungsten(TM) E handheld, which has sold
nearly 2 million units worldwide, palmOne, Inc. (Nasdaq: PLMO – News) today
announced the Tungsten E2 handheld. With the additions of a brighter color
screen, flash memory, Bluetooth® wireless technology and a more powerful
battery, the Tungsten E2 provides upscale, premium features at a
budget-conscious price — $ 249 (estimated U.S. street price).

"This sleek, stylish device is the perfect handheld to take into the
boardroom or the classroom," said Ken Wirt, senior vice president of worldwide
marketing for palmOne. "With the versatile Tungsten E2, customers get more of
what they want — Bluetooth, and a brighter, richer color screen that brings
calendar, contacts, documents, photos and videos to life. Plus, flash memory to
keep important information safe, even when you forget to charge the device."

The Tungsten E has proven enormously popular with budget-conscious professionals
and consumers alike, helping it achieve a remarkable 17 months of sales-leading
statistics, according to The NPD Group. Introduced in October 2003, the Tungsten
E represented a new way of thinking about an enterprise-class handheld. Whether
for home or in the office, individuals no longer had to sacrifice price for
performance or professional features for multimedia. Instead, palmOne designed
Tungsten E from the ground up to include cutting-edge features for work and play
at an affordable price.

Tungsten E2 Handheld Expanded Features/Benefits

— View the world on a brighter, richer color display
The Tungsten E2 handheld has a new, brighter 320×320 color display, making it
easy for professionals and consumers to see their schedules, contacts, and work
documents — indoors and out. Better colorsaturation brings photos and video
clips to life in rich, dazzling color.

– Relax with non-volatile, flash memory
32MB of non-volatile flash memory with 26MB actual storage capacity gives
Tungsten E2 handheld users more than enough room to hold their calendars,
contacts, applications, photos, spreadsheets and presentations. The Tungsten E2
battery provides longer battery life than the original Tungsten E. And because
it’s flash memory, the information on the handheld is protected — even if the
battery happens to run out.

— Connect with Bluetooth enabled wireless devices
With the Tungsten E2’s built-in Bluetooth wireless technology, users can
synchronize the device with their desktops wirelessly.(1) They can even use
their Tungsten E2 handheld with a compatible Bluetooth phone to send and receive
email, or to check news headlines on the web.(2)

– Carry MP3 files, digital photos, and video clips in pocket or purse
The Tungsten E2 becomes a portable MP3(3) player. Users simply plug in an
expansion card loaded with their favorite MP3s and use the built-in speaker or
stereo headphones.(5) Photos or video clips of friends and family can be carried
across town or around the globe by inserting an SD Card from a digital camera to
show off photos on the Tungsten E2’s stunning color display.(4)

– Productivity on the road
The Tungsten E2 comes with DataViz’s Documents To Go® software, which lets
mobile professionals carry important Word, Excel and PowerPoint files so they
can be more productive wherever they are. And with a simple conversion step,
Acrobat PDF files can be viewed.

– Powerful performance and expansion options
The Tungsten E2 handheld comes with a powerful 200MHz Intel XScale processor and
32MB of RAM (26MB user available), providing the room and speed for complex
documents or applications. Users can connect their device to palmOne’s Wireless
Keyboard(5) to make working on business documents easier. The built-in expansion
card slot accepts MultiMediaCard, SD and SDIO formats, for eBooks, games,
language translator and more.(5)

Pricing and Availability
palmOne’s Tungsten E2 handheld has an estimated U.S. street price of $ 249 and
will be available on April 13 from the palmOne online store ( http://store.palmOne.com
) and select retail stores worldwide. The company also reduced the price of the
Zire(TM) 31 handheld by $ 20 — now $ 129 (estimated U.S. street price).