Although the XDA EXEC is a very good PDA with some nice features and phone related functions, it is not too much different (in specification & performance) from similar PDA/Phone devices. In other words it would not be that beneficial to somebody who has the previous model and finds it perfect for their needs. However, for those who heavily use any text input related features, the EXEC is a fantastic device to get. It gives you an excellent keyboard for typing long documents with a laptop like layout, much improved software program features (e.g. improved pocket word, excel and outlook) and is of course much smaller than a laptop. I'd certainly recommend it to people on the move who need good connectivity options as well as the need to create, edit and process familiar Microsoft office documents.

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  • Excellent decent sized full QWERTY keyboard
  • Better software features bringing it closer to window programs
  • New Persistant Storage – now eliminating loss of data due to loss of power  


  • Biggest/bulkiest of all the Windows mobile PDA's to date
  • Screen could be bigger considering devices' size
  • Incompatible with many 3rd party applications

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  • Display 640 x 480 pixels
  • Camera 1.3 MP
  • Battery 1620 mAh(8.00h talk time)

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