Rumor: All apps to be free at Pre launch

This article contains unofficial information.
Rumor: All apps to be free at Pre launch
We haven't heard too much about the Pre's App Catalog, but our Sprint insider has just informed us that the App Catalog feature all free apps at launch.  Furthermore, there will be a free demo available for every app.  This is wonderful news to consumer's ears, and seems to be yet another shot across Apple's bow.  Their App Store offers screenshots, but most apps don't offer a trial which forces you to either rely on user reviews (which we've found less than helpful) or pay and pray.  The free model is similar to what the Android Market did at launch, but with big name programs like SlingPlayer and Epocrates on board "at or near launch" we're a bit more excited this time around.

Palm Pre specifications | Hands-on
If you have some interesting info that you'd like to share with us, feel free to Tip Us!

FEATURED VIDEO

Latest Stories

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use only. You can order presentation-ready copies for distribution to your colleagues, clients or customers at https://www.parsintl.com/phonearena or use the Reprints & Permissions tool that appears at the bottom of each web page. Visit https://www.parsintl.com/ for samples and additional information.
FCC OKs Cingular's purchase of AT&T Wireless