Re: [pc110] "Next generation" palmtops?

Aaron T Porter (atporter nospam at
Wed, 25 Mar 1998 12:45:39 -0500 (EST)

You should definitely checkout the Toshiba Libretto -- the CT70
which is a P210MMX is dropping in price now that the CT100 (a P166MMX) is
out. These systems have more than a gig of disk space by default and are
upgradable to 4gb.

On Wed, 25 Mar 1998, Fred L. Templin wrote:

> Hi,
> Forgive me if this is an unpopular question with this distribution, but
> has anyone been tracking recent developments in palmtops with advanced
> capabilities beyond the PC110? We've gotten a tremendous amount of mileage
> out of our PC110 here at SRI and will continue to use it to demonstrate
> mobile wireless computing and communications. But, we are starting to run
> out of gas with the 33MHz 486 processor, and the fact that "large" non-
> volatile storage devices can only be accessed via the PC-CARD slots is
> a severely limiting factor for us, since we need to access custom I/O
> devices via those slots. Does anyone have any experience with any "next
> generation" palmtops which might address these two issues?
> Thanks,
> Fred
> templin nospam at