Oregon Scientific PD293 Organiser

One of the smallest PDAs in the market, the Oregon Scientific PD293-512 offers no-frills convenience.

Digital organisers probably don't come any smaller than the Oregon Scientific PD293-512. The product is about the size of an identity card. Yet, it comes with many of the vital functions that a conventional personal digital assistant (PDA) has. These include standard functions like a phone book, note pad and calendar, among others. Although these functions may not be as extensive as in a full-featured PDA, they should be sufficient for users who require a no-frills way of organising their lives.The Oregon Scientific PD293-512 can be synchronised with a PC to transfer data between the devices.

Oregon Scientific PD293
Size: 5.45 x 8.45 x 0.68cm 
Weight: 45 g 
Memory: 512 KB flash memory (built-in) 
Screen: 3.3 x 5.1 cm, grayscale 
Battery: Two CR2025 3V lithium cells 
Price: $188 

Our PDA is complete with case and software for PC synchronisation

Manufacturer: Oregon Scientific
Date: 2001

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