CDMA Treo 600 at Amazon for $249 after rebates
A good deal if there ever was one. Amazon has the CDMA Treo 600 with Sprint service for $599, minus $350 in rebates, for a net of $249 with activation.
iPaq 5550 firmware update
Another iPaq update, this time for the iPaq 5550. This is a firmware update, so this one won’t take up any RAM. From the HP support site:
Fingerprint Software Version 3.7:
- Corrects where it allowed to select alphanumeric characters using the softkey with the “simple 4 digit PIN” option for Password.
- Corrects the 12 and 24 hours option where it could not be selected in the “Prompt if device unused for” field under Password.
Bluetooth Driver Version 188.8.131.52:
- Corrects problem where system would hang when disconnecting a PAN connection via the Incoming Connection icon.
- Corrects a problem where the device needed a Normal Reset after being turned off while transferring data via SPP, for example, while connected to a Bluetooth GPS device.
- Corrects the proxy settings getting erased in the Bluetooth Settings.
- Corrects a problem when using ‘Dial via Bluetooth’ which would not accept spaces in the phone number.
- Corrects an issue where the iPAQ unit does not waking up to perform a scheduled iPAQ Backup.
Restore ClearType Tuner that was removed by the previous XIP update (English and German only).
Wireless LAN Driver Version 184.108.40.206:
- Improves Connectivity and Roaming ability for wireless LAN users.
As always before performing a ROM update, read the instructions carefully.
Tungsten E aluminum case
Innopocket’s aluminum hardcase for the Palm Tungsten E is available.