x PhoneArena is looking for new authors! To view all available positions, click here.
  • Home
  • News
  • $99.99 Palm Pre at Best Buy turns out to be a mistake

$99.99 Palm Pre at Best Buy turns out to be a mistake

Posted: , by Alan F.

Tags:

$99.99 Palm Pre at Best Buy turns out to be a mistake
Best Buy mobile turned the entire cellphone world upside down today by slicing a chunk off the price of the Palm Pre to $99.99 with a two year contract. Wow! Of course, selling the Pre for less than a C-note could have meant a number of things. Most importantly, it would have represented a significant discount to the Apple iPhone 3GS, the handset that is probably considered the Pre's closest competitor. If the lower price was kept for a decent amount of time, it could have set up a domino effect of lower prices in the entire smartphone catagory. Alas, it was all a mistake. A "tweet" from the retailer's John Bernier indicates that the $99.99 price tag was incorrect, the price should have read $199.99 and Best Buy is hastily trying to make the necessary corrections. Was anyone able to sneak in a purchase for $99.99?

Palm Pre Specifications | Review

source: BGR
$99.99 Palm Pre at Best Buy turns out to be a mistake
$99.99 Palm Pre at Best Buy turns out to be a mistake




1 Comments
  • Options
    Close




posted on 20 Oct 2010, 01:43

1. Pr0cl1v1ty (Posts: 60; Member since: 26 Oct 2008)


MY COUSIN DID!!!! he read this on another page and texted me instantly and was like OMFG dude read this!!! haha he got so lucky.

Want to comment? Please login or register.

Latest stories