Monday, May 25, 2009
Palm Pre will be available 6 June on Sprint as announced by Sprint Nextel and Palm last week. The Palm Pre will cost $199.99 after you send in for a $100 mail rebate and with with a two-year contract on Sprint's Everything Data plan or Business Essentials with Messaging and Data plan.
Meanwhile, Best Buy Mobile to sell Palm Pre for $199.99 without mail-in rebate. You will, of course, still have to sign a two-year contract with Sprint.
Palm Pre will also be sold online and at RadioShack, and some Wal-Mart Stores.
Palm Pre made it first appearance at CES 2009 early this year and is the first device to run on new mobile operating system WebOS.
Many people believe it could give the popular Apple iPhone a run for its money both in terms of hipness and sales and of course, the question remains whether the Palm Pre will actually live up to all the hype in terms of functionality and performance.