ViewSonic Unveils Budget Pocket PC (PC World)

ViewSonic, best known for computer monitors and displays, is dipping into the handheld market, announcing a low-cost Pocket PC device scheduled to ship in November.
With a price tag of $299, The ViewSonic V35 Pocket PC is expected to the be the least expensive Pocket PC handheld on the market, said Ed Suwanjiandar, product manager for Microsoft’s mobile devices division. He called it a “sweet spot” price that would put it in better competition with devices that run operating systems from PalmSource. (full story)