At A Glance

The Pre's webOS software is touch-friendly and fun, but the cramped QWERTY keyboard detracts from the phone's usability.

Manufacturer’s Description

The Palm Pre phone helps you navigate your life with a vivid touchscreen, full keyboard, and the intuitive Palm webOS platform, which runs multiple apps at once. View websites and watch videos in widescreen. Slide out the keyboard to fire off a text or email. Bring work and personal events or contacts together in one simple view. All in an elegant design that fits perfectly in your hand and your life.

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Texas Instruments
Processor speed 0.6 MHz
Display
Display size 3.1 inches
Display type Color
Touchscreen Yes
Resolution 480 x 320 pixels
Storage
Other storage No
Battery
Battery Type Lithium ion
Ports and Connections
Headphone Jack 3.5 mm headphone jack
Wireless connection Yes
Dimensions
Width 3.9 inches
Depth 2.3 inches
Height 2.3 inches
Weight 0.29375 pounds
Image Processor
Megapixels 3.0
Carrier
GPRS 1.0
CDMA 1900 1.0
Cell Carrier Sprint
CDMA 850 1.0
Supported Video Formats
MPEG4 Yes
Supported Audio Formats
MP3 Yes
AAC
  • AAC Plus
  • AAC
Included Software
Operating System Proprietary

Performance

Battery
Battery Life Average 5:17   Hours:Seconds
Battery Life Word Score Fair