Latest in Comparison

Image credit:

Palm Pixi Plus vs. HP Veer: what's changed?

Chris Ziegler

If you like 'em cute, small, and (presumably) cheap, HP's announcement today of the Veer should make you pretty happy -- on the surface, it looks like a downsized Pre, but really, you can think of it as a proper Pixi / Pixi Plus successor. Let's take a look at what sets these two bad boys apart from one another.

Palm Pixi Plus

HP Veer

Dimensions 55 x 111 x 10.85mm 54.5 x 84 x 15.1mm
Processor 600MHz Qualcomm MSM7x27 800MHz Qualcomm MSM7230
RAM 256MB 512MB
Display 2.63-inch 400 x 320 2.6-inch 400 x 320
Camera 2 megapixel 5 megapixel
Storage 8GB 8GB
Cellular radio GSM / HSDPA or CDMA GSM / HSPA
WiFi 802.11b/g 802.11b/g/n
Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR 2.1 + EDR
Gyroscope No No
Accelerometer Yes Yes
Touch-to-share capability No Yes
Battery capacity 1,150mAh 910mAh (non-removable)

From around the web

ear iconeye icontext filevr