<div class='os_post_top_link'><a href='http://www.symbol.com/category.php?fileName=PR-855_MC1000_Release.xml' target='_blank'>http://www.symbol.com/category.php?...000_Release.xml</a><br /><br /></div><i>"Symbol Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:SBL), The Enterprise Mobility Company, today introduced the MC1000, a new value-priced enterprise mobility tool designed to improve operational efficiency in the retail, manufacturing, warehouse and logistics industries. The new MC1000 expands Symbol's rugged mobile computer product portfolio with a cost-effective, feature-rich handheld device that enables organizations to automate processes and efficiently capture data. "The new MC1000 handheld computer provides an enterprise mobility tool to address our supply chain and customer demand chain needs," said Kevin Huang, IT operations manger, ICI Paints. "With a highly ergonomic and lightweight design, the MC1000 provides an affordable solution to reduce employee training requirements and increase productivity and profitability.""</i><br /><br /><img src="http://www.pocketpcthoughts.com/images/web/2003/wey-20050719-MC1000.jpg" /><br /><br />Weighing in at a little over 7 oz. (205g), the Symbol MC1000 features a 240x240 square screen, 32MB RAM, 32MB ROM, an Intel 312MHz processor, an SD slot, and Windows CE .NET 4.2. This is one of those budget-priced, budget-featured rugged handhelds to suit any business on a tight budget!