Zipit Wireless Messenger 2
Released January, 2008
The Pros:Cheap monthly text messaging fee. Inexpensive text-only device. Full QWERTY keyboard.
The Cons:No web browser. A little big. Freezes randomly.
The Zipit Wireless Messenger 2 messaging specific device that can send SMS text messages over the cellular network, or send IMs if connected through WiFi. The IM works with your AOL, Yahoo and MSN IM accounts for free using the 802.11 g/b wireless protocols.
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The Z2 can play music and has a photo viewer along with a microSD slot for additional storage. It can also stream internet radio. It is similar in size to a smartphone.
The Z2 uses the standard SMS text messaging protocol, meaning you can send text messages to any cell phone. The monthly service plan for the text messaging access costs $4.99/month, making it a cheap alternative to high text messaging fees with your standard cell phone service provider. The Zipit has a cap on the number of textmessages sent and received with the plan (3,000) so you never have overages.
- Screen: 2.9” LCD with 320 X 240 resolution
- Weight: 0.781 lbs
- Dimensions: 3.74" X 3" X 0.9"
- Fully backlit QWERTY keyboard
- No IM fees
- $4.99/month for text messaging
- Stream internet radio
- Plays music
- Share photos
- microSD slot for added storage
- Rechargeable Lithium Ion battery
User Reviews (5)
Cheap monthly text messaging fee
Inexpensive text-only device
WiFi enabled for free instant messaging
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