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Weight 5.4 oz

Battery Type 2 AAA Alkalines

OS Palm OS 3.5.2.H

Speed 33 Mhz

Memory 8 MB

Color Smoke, Red, Blue

Dimensions 4.8" x 3.0" x 0.7"

Availability Unknown

$99.00
Visor Neo by Handspring

>> Read Review (Rating 3/5) <<

With a slick clear case, a fast processor, and 8 MB of memory, the Visor Neo is the best value all around. The Visor Neo comes with a cradle, metal stylus, and a ahrd cover cover. It has a Springboard expansion slot, and has special software exclusive to Handspring models.

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User Opinions
Thumbs Up  71% Thumbs Down 29%

Thumbs Up

99$ at Target
I just picked up a brand spanking new Neo at Target (or Tar-chez) for only $99! It is my first PDA and I figured I can't go wrong at that price. So far so good -- I like it.
by NeoYeti

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praise
I intended my previous review to be a praise. Apologies.
by galapaguito

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Good machine, could improve colors
I totally love my Neo. I've installed a lot of programs, entered hundreds of addresses and it's still crying for more!! I really can't compare the speed to other handhelds, but I can't complain of the Neo being sluggish. My only complaint: wish there were more color options, including some non Mac-like. It would be nice to have black and silver too, say for the more serious people, or those who want to look more professional
by galapaguito

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Absolutely Recommendable
I have been using Deluxe for sometime. It is great. However, Neo comes with the much needed OS 3.5 which support 16 grey scale instead of the 4 grey scale of Deluxe. For the price, Neo is certainly a good buy.
by eyloh

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An update to THE legend
I know the Neo isn't much of an upgrade from the Deluxe, but it's only $30 more, so it shouldn't really be. However, it's faster, has new features, and I can trust that it will work with all Springboard modules (I was mad when I heard the Deluxe couldn't handle OmniSky, etc.). It is essentially the Platinum in a better case, and that's not necessarily a bad thing. :)
by tlucero85

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If my blue Visor Deluxe ever breaks...
...I'd get one of these. Very nice replacement for a very nice tool.
by Fishscaler

Thumbs Up

Good update!
Same thing that I said for the Pro, it is a good update to an aging product. Probably even more so than the Plat - Pro and from the pictures I like the colors too.
by lennonhead

Thumbs Up

Excellent Low-end
I plan to buy this instead of a vdx. Its updated software and look (which is important!) makes me want this more than the Vpl.
by jeremyf

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This is what the VDX should have been
I think Handspring has realized that its best seller the VDX fails in many ways including the old OS 3.1, cheap casing, slow processor, small hardware bottons, etc. I would never buy a VDX neither recommended. I guess this is a great PDA for novice users. This is really the way to go for low budget users like teenagers.
by acajigas

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Stop the madness!
I'll never get over people who don't see the benifit of an entry level model. Not every PDA owner needs/want color,music or other bell and gadget. This is a great little unit for the person who just wants a PDA. Get a life -color is grand but, not needed on every unit.
by jke




 

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