Palm, as of midnight, took the wraps off of its new Candybar (not slider) smartphone for Sprint now officially dubbed the Pixi. Yes, September 9th is a great date to release a product but they might not get all of the PR they are after.  Again, Sprint may not match the iPhone but they certainly are in the "Best of the Rest" category.  Specs below.

 

Carriers

  • Regions offered:
    North America (US)
  • Carriers (US):
    Sprint-Nextel

Radio type

  • Comm standard:
    CDMA
  • CDMA type:
    1xRTT, EV-DO rA
  • CDMA bands:
    800, 1900

Display

  • Screen size:
    2.63 inches
  • Screen resolution:
    Other (320 x 400)
  • Screen type:
    LCD (Active, Color, Backlit)

Audio and voice

  • Audio / headset jack:
    3.5mm
  • Speakers:
    Mono
  • Speakerphone:
    Yes
  • Voice dial:
    Speaker independent

Size and weight

  • Dimensions:
    4.37 inches (h)
    2.17 inches (w)
    0.43 inches (d)
  • Weight:
    3.51 ounces

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