For those who are using non-smartphones and don't have a back-end service to back up their phone data easily, Backup-Pal is a portable, battery-operated cell phone accessory that downloads and stores contact information including names, phone numbers and e-mail addresses. If you need to move the info to a new phone, just hook up the Backup-Pal and press the "restore" button. It's not as sophisticated as solutions offered by smartphones, but those who don't need more data than the basics, this is a quick and easy way to keep and restore your info.
Here is more info on Backup-Pal:
? Back-up and restore contacts with one-touch of a button ? Universal connectivity via interchangeable adapters ? Although not a requirement, Backup-Pal users have the option to back up and edit contacts to a PC ? Transfer contacts from one cell phone to another, regardless of cell phone manufacturer or wireless carrier ? Information is shared between cell phone and Backup-Pal through an infrared, serial or USB connection. ? Backup-Pal uses a non-volatile flash type of memory, which stores data even in cases where the battery dies and is replaced ? Measures approximately 4 inches in diameter, extremely lightweight ? Backup-Pal retails for $39.99 for cell phones with serial ports, and $49.99 for cell phones with USB ports