Monday, March 7, 2005
Gomadic Universal Windshield Mount Reviewed
Posted by Dave Beauvais in "SOFTWARE" @ 10:30 AM
Product Category: Accessory
Where to Buy: Gomadic.com
Price: $19.95 USD (Unpowered); $39.95 USD (Powered)
Specifications: Dimensions: Flexible arm: 8.00 inches; PDA mount: 2.75 W x 5.00 H x 0.75 D inches; Arms: 3.65 inches open, 2.5 inches closed completely. Mounts can be used with virtually any Pocket PC without expansion packs attached. Powered models are device-specific due to device charging connectors and require a 12V automotive cigarette lighter-style power connector. All models require a glass window or other flat, smooth, and non-porous surface to mount to.
- Extremely strong suction cup mount;
- View Pocket PC screen without taking eyes off road;
- Stable - does not bounce around a lot while driving;
- Unpowered version is usable with multiple devices and models.
- Suction cup does not hold securely in extremely cold or extremely hot temperatures;
- Cannot be used with Pocket PCs equipped with expansion packs;
- Grip arms may press side buttons of certain Pocket PC models.
Looking for a way to drive around but still safely use your Pocket PC as an MP3 player or navigation system? The line of automotive mounts from Gomadic may be just what you're looking for.
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