Back Up Cell Phone Data With The Following Toys
Here are a few hardware devices under $40 to help you transfer data from your mobile to your PC:
- Cell Phone Backup Drive: This device works with Motorola, LG or Samsung phones. Allows you to backup, transfer and edit cell phone data. Plugs right into your phone, and transfers data via USB to your computer.
- Backup Pal: This device looks like a mini-Roomba, and connects to your phone via infrared or USB to create a back up on the device. Price and availability haven't been announced yet, but price is estimated to be under $40.
- Universal USB SIM Card Reader and Writer: This gadget allows you to read, backup and modify information on any SIM card. Plug the SIM card in on one end, and the USB plugs into your computer to read the data.
- USB Phone Book Flasher: Works with some Nokia, Sony Ericsson, and Samsung phones. Pressing one button saves your cell phone's phone book.
These are just some of the software applications that can be used to save your contact lists, however there are several other ways of doing it as well.
[via: Yahoo's Tech Advisor: Gina Hughes]