Newton Glossary

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Serial Infrared

Transferring data using an IrDA-compatible infrared connection at a rate up to 115 kBaud. As opposed to Fast Infrared which can transfer data at a rate up to 4 MBaud. The MessagePad 2000, MessagePad 2100, and eMate 300 utilize Serial Infrared transceivers.

Also referred to as Slow Infrared and SIR.

Additional Information

Smart Dog Software: Newton IrDA White Paper

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