--> Mac Support Update A volunteer has recently stepped up and taken over the role of doing Mac builds. As a result, as of BitPim release , Mac binaries will once again be available for download. Screenshots Hover your mouse over an image to get a description. Click to get a larger view. The screen shots are from Windows, Linux and Mac. The BitPim functionality is the same on all platforms, with the user interface tweaked to be appropriate for each platform.
For the purposes of data transmission, PDC-P (PDC Mobile Packet Data Communication System) has been introduced. This utilizes a packet-based system, letting users use a single channel simultaneously. This is valuable for 'bursty' applications such as internet browsing, where the conventional 'circuit-switched' approach wastes bandwidth by requiring the channel to be permanently dedicated to an individual user. Packet-switched data transmission is also more convenient for the user who is permanently on-line, with them only paying for the volume of data transmitted. By enhancing network efficiency, PDC-P allows a data transfer rate of .