Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 4th Jun 2009 11:57 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless The Palm Pre will hit the stores on Saturday, June 6, and it has a very important task to fulfil. Contrary to what the sensationlist media want you to believe, that task is not to dethrone the iPhone, but to save a flailing company. Palm requires for its very survival that the Pre and its brand-new operating system webOS is a success. CNet has taken the Palm Pre through its paces, and despite some flaws, they were quite pleased, especially on the software front. Update: Another review, from Engadget: "To put it simply, the Pre is a great phone, and we don't feel any hesitation saying that."
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by bousozoku on Thu 4th Jun 2009 16:27 UTC in reply to "RE: WANT ONE!!"
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GSM version out In September for Verizon.

Should be in the UK for Christmas... Question is, what price? How?

Live and tell...

Verizon is still a CDMA provider and the Sprint exclusive runs through the end of 2009. I've yet to see any mention that Palm has a GSM version close to ready, though they would be fools not to do it.

I wonder why Palm can't design a decent keyboard. The keyboard on the Centro is also far too cramped to be used easily by most adults.

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