Well, I'm an engineer, a guy, and of course, a nerd, so I really like my
tech toys. I just got a Treo 600, which really helps me out. It's a great
phone and PDA combination for people with a lot of contacts and a fairly
full calendar. They've done so much of the phone just right.
Here are a few observations…
- the feel of the Treo is really good, nice heft and dimensions. The
screen and keyboard are exceptional.
- you can really use the phone with one hand. the cursor button does
- polyphonic ring tones really are effective. I use the them from Monty
Python for people I know, and the old fashioned phone ring for people I
- overall, good use of sound for feedback, which matters more than I
thought it would.
- much faster than its predecessors, which is particularly satisfying
when syncing up with a PC.
- Internet connection via GPRS is much faster, meaning that browsing the
web is pretty useful.
- lots of incremental improvements, much appreciated