Peek introduces the new Peek 9 portable email device. According to the company, the new model is 9 times faster than the Peek Pronto and offers stronger cell reception. The Peek 9 features facebook and Twitter integration, PeekMaps to find yourself real-time on Google Maps, Peek Weather for local weather forecast, Exchange ActiveSync integration with Push mail support, Streams RSS reader.
The Peek 9 can now open and view Word documents, PDFs, spreadsheets attachments directly. It also offers free unlimited Peek-to-cell phone SMS. The thin and tough Peek comes with QWERTY keyboard and days of battery life. The Peek 9 packs a 104MHz ARM7 processor and runs Peekux OS. It supports tri-band 800/1800/1900 GPRS networks.
Available in Charcoal Gray and Black Cherry, the Peek 9 is priced at $69.99 or $99.99 with 2 months of service.