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Fossil Wrist PDA

Fossil Wrist PDA
alaScore 71

11 reviews

Aug, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 11 reviews of Fossil Wrist PDA. The average rating for this product is 2.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Fossil Wrist PDA is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 71/100 = Good quality.

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(Based on 11 reviews)

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Expert review by (pcmag.com)

Fossil Unearths PIM Watch

 

Large for a watch and small for a PDA, the Fossil Wrist PDA ($150 street) presents an interesting yet bulky choice for anyone who wants to store personal-organizer information in a wrist-watch-style device. You can load addresses, appointments, tasks,...

Sep, 2002

Expert review by : Dave Johnson (laptopmag.com)

Fossil Wrist PDA

 

Fossil's PDA watch is finally here, but its time has passed.

Complete Palm OS 4.1 in a watch Lots of watch faces

Large Clumsy stylus• No Bluetooth

Apr, 2005

Expert review by : Judie Hughes (the-gadgeteer.com)

BoxWave ClearTouch Screen Protectors for the Palm Powered Fossil Wrist PDA Review

 

Protects screen, Either anti-glare or crystal clear protection is available, Removable, cleanable, Long lasting, Inexpensive insurance against screen damage, Protects screen, Either anti-glare or crystal clear protection is available, Removable,...

None, None

Nov, 2005

Expert review by : ChiefEditor (geek.com)

PDAGeek Review: Fossil Wrist PDA

 

We've covered lots of SPOT watches on Geek.com in the past, and we're always very interested in covering news, rumors, etc., concering Palm Powered versions of wrist computing. At long last, Fossil just recently unveiled the Palmy Grail in the form of...

Feb, 2005

Expert review by : Troy Dreier (pdastreet.com)

Fossil Excavates Wrist PDA Watch

 

Now, this might be geek heresy, but—as you can tell by the previous paragraphs—we didn't fall in love with the Wrist PDA. We wanted to like the device.. We're as in love with gadgets as the next nerd, but the Wrist PDA needs to go through a few more...

But if you were one of the few who said, "If only they were bigger," then the Fossil Wrist PDA might be for you.

Feb, 2005

Expert review by : vike99 (brighthand)

Fossil WristPDA 2.0 Review

 

As a business traveler I'm always on the look out for some gadget that can reduce the amount of stuff I need to carry. I always wear a watch --it's the other stuff like cell phone, PDA, laptop, etc that I'd been thinking of combining. So when Fossil...

Jan, 2005

Expert review by : vike99 (brighthand.com)

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Jan, 2005

Expert review by (hhcmag.com)

Reviews

 

Fossil, popular maker of more kinds of watches than anyone can count, has done something that a few years ago would have been unthinkable. In fact, they've been working on this product for about four years÷a Palm in the form factor of a wristwatch....

Fossil, please go back to the drawing board. Make one of these with a bright color, higher resolution screen, newer Palm OS version, much better watch functions and sounds, and some outside world connectivity, even if it has to be a bit fatter to hold...

Expert review by : Ashley Norris (gadgetcentre.com)

Fossil PDA Wrist Watch

 

The smallest PDA out there proves that secret agents aren't the only ones with great gadgets hidden about their persons.

Oct, 2005

Expert review by (zdnet.com.au)

Fossil unearths wrist PDA

 

Fossil, the Texas-based maker of trendy watches and other accessories, has started selling the Wrist PDA, a Palm-compatible device that displays contacts, to-dos, appointments and other information from a handheld computer.

May, 2002

Product Specifications

Introducing the next small wonder in personal data: FOSSIL Wrist PDA, the ultimate companion to your Palm OS handheld that delivers maximum freedom in a minimal size. Wrist PDA lets you download and store important personal data from your handheld using infrared beaming, then strap it conveniently to your wrist. Wrist PDA features an unprecedented memory capacity that allows you to download and store information such as addresses, date book, memos, and to do lists. Best of all, Wrist PDA's cutting-edge technology comes wrapped in a stylish yet rugged wristwatch-style design that's ideal for anyone who enjoys an active lifestyle.

Audio Input

Type: None

Audio Output

Type: None

Battery

Run Time (Up To) (AC):4day(s)
Technology:Lithium ion

Display (Projector)

Color Support:4-bit (16 gray levels)
Color Support:4-bit (16 gray levels)

Flash Memory

Installed Size:4MB

GPS System

GPS Navigation: None

Header

Compatibility:PC
Manufacturer:Fossil
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:FOSSIL Wrist PDA

Input Device

Type:Rocker Switch / Stylus / Touch-screen

Modem

Type: None

Networking

Wireless Connectivity:IrDA

OS Provided

Type:Palm OS 4.1

Processor

Clock Speed:66MHz
Type:MC68VZ328

RAM

Installed Size:8MB

Service & Support

Type:90 days warranty

System

Handheld Type:Handheld