Sharp NetWalker PC-T1

Sharp has just released it latest mobile internet device (MID) the Sharp NetWalker PC-T1, the very updated successor to the PC-Z1.  The PC-T1 has a huge resolution screen on a tiny 5-inch screen. The device only measures 150 x 90 x 18mm and weighs just 280g.

Sharp NetWalker PC-T1

The 5 ” LCD touch panel has a  1024 x 600 resolution and the device runs a Sharp customised version of Ubntu 9.04 ARM OS running FireFox, Thunderbird and OpenOffice.org to name a few.

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It also has an ebook reader with a link to Sharps ebook store with 25,000 titles available to download, and is equipped with a  USB , miniUSB / charger combination, microSD (SDHC compatible) card slot, voice input / output, IEEE 802.11b / g wireless LAN, Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR.

The Sharp NetWalker PC-T1 will be available in Japan shortly for 47,000 yen, or US$510.  No word yet as to whether it will reach stateside.

(www.sharp.com)

Published on  April 20, 2010