Palm Pre Plus touches down on AT&T's lineup starting on May 16 for $149.99
0. phoneArena 10 May 2010, 15:29 posted on
The Palm Pre Plus will make its landing starting on May 16th with a somewhat slightly bloated price tag of $149.99 on contract and a free Touchstone for a limited...
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1. belve14 (Posts: 113; Member since: 31 Mar 2009)
I love my palm pre's web os but honestly the phone sucks and breaks like no tomorrow....the apps are such wanna-be apps its not even funny I look at android apps and iphone apps...the pre cant even compare. Sad outcome for the phone and I know that sprint and verizon can barely give the phone away. I dont see it being any more successful on at&t
2. som (Posts: 768; Member since: 10 Nov 2009)
HP bought Palm and using WebOS in HP slate and smartphones was wrong and unpopular with a few thousands apps. HP should using Android OS on slate and smartphones are popular and 30,000 apps and people loving it. I will not buy Palm or WebOS smartphone.
3. networkdood (Posts: 6311; Member since: 31 Mar 2010)
Whoops, another SMARTPHONE on AT&T's network that will just lead to the inevitable customer's choice of purchasing an IPHONE.
4. sprintguy09 (Posts: 79; Member since: 17 Apr 2010)
Ok If Verizon couldnt sell the phone what is crappy AT&T going to do with it
5. iHateCrapple (Posts: 734; Member since: 12 Feb 2010)
$149.99?Yea, that'll sell quick. crApple killin the competition again!
6. networkdood (Posts: 6311; Member since: 31 Mar 2010)
The phone appears to be a decent little phone, check out its stats: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz (GSM/GPRS/EDGE); 850/1900 MHz (UMTS/HSDPA) · Wi-Fi 802.11b/g · Palm WebOS™ platform · 3.1-inch multi-touch screen with a vibrant 24-bit color, 320x480 resolution HVGA display · 16GB (~15GB user available) · 3 MP camera/camcorder · Bluetooth® wireless technology 2.1 + EDR with A2DP stereo Bluetooth support · Micro USB (USB 2.0 Full Speed) · Dimensions: 2.35 x 3.95 x 0.67 inches · Weight : 4.89 ounces · Removable 1150 mAh battery · Talk Time: Up to 5 hours; Stand by: up to 350 hours · HAC compliant · Browse the web on a large touch screen or write email on a full QWERTY keyboard · Palm Synergy™ allows you to see contacts, calendars, or conversations from multiple sources in one view · Effortlessly move between multiple open applications. · View incoming messages and reminders without being interrupted · Automatically start searching the phone or the web just by typing on the keyboard · Choose from over 2000 apps like Facebook, Yelp, LinkedIn, Pandora, NFL SuperFan, and The New York Times as well as immersive 3D games from Palm application catalog · Palm WebOS Over-the-air software updates continually add new features · View full HTML pages for PC-like browsing experience. Stream audio or video with FlashLite support · Fast downloads of apps, videos, and more using Wi-Fi and AT&T WiFi Hotspots with auto-connect · Built in aGPS and accelerometer for use with location and orientation apps · Turn-by-turn voice and onscreen directions and automatic rerouting if you miss a turn using AT&T Navigator Messaging · Text and multimedia messaging (SMS, MMS) · Email: POP3/IMAP, Corporate e-mail synch · IM: AOL Instant Messenger® and Google Talk™ Multimedia · YouTube™ · Media Player, Picture Gallery, Video Gallery · Camera and Camcorder apps Productivity · Quickoffice to view Word, and Excel files on device · Simultaneous 3G voice & data use
7. jrcrow79 (Posts: 477; Member since: 02 May 2008)
I think Ill wait til HP improves on this "thing" called a smartphone...maybe the HP Palm 2