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A closeup look at Sharp’s new Zaurus Linux-PDA

Oct 26, 2001 — by Rick Lehrbaum — from the LinuxDevices Archive — 3 views

Sharp announced this week that developer units of their new Zaurus SL-5000D Linux-based PDA will become available early next month. Earlier this week, founder Rick Lehrbaum had the pleasure of getting a closeup look at the new Sharp PDA, and seeing it in action. Below are a few pictures he took to help convey a sense of the look and feel of this exciting new device.

“Ooh, I love that little keyboard,” says Rick.

Be sure to also read's device profile on the Sharp Zaurus SL-5000D for information about the unit's features and specs.

Introducing . . . the Sharp Zaurus SL-5000D Linux-based PDA

Note: click on each photo to see an enlarged version.

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