Posted on 19 May 2009
Sprint (NYSE: S
) today announced pricing and nationwide availability for the highly anticipated Palm Pre
phone, offered exclusively from Sprint.
Palm Pre will be available nationwide on June 6 in Sprint stores, Best Buy, Radio Shack, select Wal-Mart stores and online at Sprint.com for $199.99 with a two-year service agreement and after a $100 mail-in rebate.
Sprint has high hopes for the device:
“It’s the highest confidence I’ve ever had going into a device launch that this is going to be a blockbuster,” said Kevin Packingham, senior vice president for product and technology development at Sprint. “I’m pretty sure we’ll know within the first week.”