Best Buy set to get exclusive deal with the Palm Pre

Best Buy set to get exclusive deal with the Palm Pre
We've recently launched a new Arena, the WebOSArena, our sister site to cover everything about Palm's WebOS system and Palm Pre.

Breaking the news, WebOSArena posted that Best Buy will be Sprint's exclusive retail partner for the Palm Pre. Similar to what happened with another hot Sprint phone - the Samsung Instinct - the consumer electronics retailer will offer the Pre exclusively for 60 days before other Sprint partners get it. Unfortunately, there is no information about exact release date.

We're sure Palm Pre will be a successful model, even more than the Samsung Instinct, what do you think?

source: WebOSArena

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8 Comments

1. The Godfather unregistered

so much confidence by everyone behind a Palm product, I just hope it is not a bit too early to start declaring this a winner. And this will truly be succesful once Verizon gets it.

2. realism121

Posts: 67; Member since: Aug 16, 2008

"and this will truly be successful once Verizon gets it." SHUT UP! What in this article had ANYTHING to do with verizon?! NOTHING! Why do all you verizon fanboys twist and turn EVERY story on this site to be about verizon?! give it a rest already!

5. johntkong

Posts: 8; Member since: Jan 08, 2009

Seriously, Verizon isnt the end all be all in all things cellular.

3. Mali Mal

Posts: 35; Member since: Apr 09, 2008

thank you!! who the hell cares about verizon!! they not gettin it, just get over it already. why would u want a company who is still in a 3g network, why dont u go the sprint website and check there 4G Data Card, thanks!! it will be across the country pretty soon.

7. Big Red

Posts: 101; Member since: Dec 12, 2008

I'm so confused. The comment I posted on this forum last night was removed, and it was a normal comment answeing someones question, yet this comment (which was also on here last night) was left on? Whats up with the mods here? Its a police state.

4. evcard

Posts: 12; Member since: Jan 15, 2009

I still don't understand why Palm when they are barely keeping their head above water in these bad economic times would they offer their devices exclusively which ever model it be, and whether it be GSM or CDMA. I would think they would want to offer their devices on as many carriers as possible to allow themselves a chance to get out of the hole they dug for themselves.

6. Legion

Posts: 397; Member since: Dec 12, 2008

WEBOSARENA??? Please tell me you are joking. Remember people, its PALM were talking about here.

8. gaines

Posts: 2; Member since: Jan 16, 2009

Considering there's no more Circuit City...yay for Best Buy! :)

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