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The Novatel Minstrel 540™ Wireless Modem, combined with your Jornada 520/540 Series Pocket PC, is a tightly integrated mobile computing tool that enables secure, 2-way wireless access to email, corporate LANs and the Internet. The Novatel Minstrel 540 modem is compatible with the Jornada's bundled Pocket Inbox and Pocket Internet Explorer applications, delivering untethered access to your important data when you are on the road.

The Novatel Minstrel 540 uses Cellular Digital Packet Data (CDPD) technology - a secure, open standard network - giving you reliable, real time data transmission at speeds up to 19.2 kbps. The sleek, ergonomic design of the Novatel Minstrel 540 is perfectly mated to the Jornada 520/540 Series; and together, they provide the functionality of a single, portable device - resulting in a smart and powerful tool for the mobile professional.

Go wireless & save $200!
Save $200 when you combine the $100 Omnisky or GoAmerica wireless service rebate and the $100 Novatel Modem rebate from Microsoft. Hurry, offer expires June 30th, 2001. Offer valid in the US only. For details For details click the "buy online from hp" links below.
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  Novatel Minstrel 540 Wireless Modem   goamerica sign-up kit   US$349.00   buy online from HP    
Novatel Minstrel 540 Wireless Modem omnisky sign-up kit US$349.00 buy online from HP  
Portability At just under 6 inches long and approximately 5 oz (142 g), the Novatel Minstrel 540 boasts big functionality in a form factor small enough to fit in a shirt pocket..
Simplicity With a designated IP address, the Novatel Minstrel 540 connects seamlessly to the Internet. Now you can quickly and easily access the Internet or your corporate intranet from anywhere CDPD service is available without having to plug in or dial up.
Reliability By using CDPD technology, the Novatel Minstrel 540 transmits data over existing cellular phone networks, resulting in lower error rates, lower costs and widespread coverage in most metropolitan cities.
Compatibility The Novatel Minstrel 540 is compatible with all HP Jornada 520/540 series Pocket PCs and is equipped with a TCP/IP stack for custom applications development.
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Security The CDPD network has comprehensive encoding and encryption methods making it virtually impossible for unauthorized users to capture and decipher messages.
Affordability Since the Novatel Minstrel 540 transmits small "packets" of data, only the amount of data sent and received is tracked, and not the length of time connected to the Internet. This structure, combined with unlimited data plans, offers an economic wireless solution.
Connectivity The Novatel Minstrel 540 offers notification and real time access to email and the Internet and everything else you need to remain connected when you are on the go!
Battery The Novatel Minstrel 540 comes with its own internal rechargeable Lithium Ion battery and includes pass-through charging for the HP Jornada 520/540 Series Pocket PC. Both the modem and the HP Jornada can be charged simultaneously with one adapter.
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