Featuring one-touch transmission, the jvc hc-e100 pocket e-mail device sends & receives e-mail from most home, office, hotel, analog cellular, & pay phones. Utilizing acoustic technology with proprietary error correction algorithms, the jvc hc-e100 can send or receive a 1,000-character message in less than 30 seconds, even considering issues such as handshaking & error correction. This device lets you send messages to e-mail addresses, fax machines, & alphanumeric pagers with standard internet addresses; you can receive e-mail from any internet e-mail account via an individually customizable internet e-mail address (such as email@example.com).
the screen is scrollable & handles eight lines of text up to 40 characters with a 4,000-character maximum. A full qwerty keyboard makes typing simple, while convenient inout mailbox buttons help you keep track of incoming & outgoing mail. Convenience features include an address book, an adjustable earpiece, auto power off after three minutes, a dedicated adddone button, screen prompts, & status indicator lights. The hc-e100 requires a monthly subscription to operate ($9.95 per month at time of writing) & comes with two aa alkaline batteries, which last an estimated four to six weeks under normal use, & a cr1616 lithium coin-cell battery.