Handheld Devices (top)

We provide support on a variety of handheld devices for CGIS affiliates. This includes under-warranty hardware support, as well as software and configuration issues, such as:

    Email configuration
    Calendar set up
    Network set up on Harvard wireless networks

Platforms we support include Blackberry, Android, and Apple iphone handhelds. The specific calendar, email, and network configurations that are available differ from device to device, so please contact us prior to purchasing a device to discuss what software and features are available for specific handhelds.

For recommendations on purchasing, refer to our Recommended Handhelds page. To receive support for your handheld device, contact us.

Handheld Devices

We provide support on a variety of handheld devices for CGIS affiliates. This includes under-warranty hardware support, as well as software and configuration issues, such as:

    Email configuration
    Calendar set up
    Network set up on Harvard wireless networks

Platforms we support include Blackberry, Android, and Apple iphone handhelds. The specific calendar, email, and network configurations that are available differ from device to device, so please contact us prior to purchasing a device to discuss what software and features are available for specific handhelds.

For recommendations on purchasing, refer to our Recommended Handhelds page. To receive support for your handheld device, contact us.

Recommended Handheld Devices

Although we support Blackberry, Apple, and Android handheld, only the devices listed here currently are recommended.

Blackberry Bold

The Blackberry Bold, with its comfortable keyboard and quick response time, excels at providing email accessibility. Other features include:

    512-MB flash memory/512-MB RAM
    Mobile Broadband Connect capable
    Media player with microSD memory support

Apple iPhone

The Apple iPhone combines a cell phone with an iPod. This is a useful handheld for all who want to reduce the number of devices that they have to carry. With the long list of downloadable software from the Apple store, it has a wide range of capabilities. Other features include:

    3G speed for fast access to the internet and email
    Map capability with GPS support
    5-MP camera

Droid handhelds

Only Android OS 4.0 (Ice cream Sandwich) phones are supported at this time.