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Thinking ahead is a beautiful thing.
The new Palm Pre phone is always thinking ahead to make your life easier. Pre pulls your different online calendars into one view, bringing you the information you want without having to search for it. Pre links your contacts from different sources, giving you one place to find what you need. And Pre delivers incoming messages1 and notifications in an intuitively subtle way, letting you react or respond however you want. People, events, information that matters. With Palm Pre, itll come to you.
Connected calendars and contacts
Pre uses the Palm Synergy feature to bring your Outlook Google, and Facebook calendars together for one logical view of your day. And if you have the same contacts in different places, Pre can link them together, making it easy to find the information you need.
Keep multiple applications open and move easily between thememail, maps, photos, websites, whatever.3 Pre thinks of your applications as "activity cards," and lets you flip through them, move them around, or throw them off screen.
Things like text messages and calendar appointments appear as notifications at the bottom of the screen. Youll know whats going on without being completely interrupted or losing your train of thought.
Browser and Integrated Applications
An incredibly fast browser brings you websites the way they were meant to be seen. What's more, apps designed for the Palm webOS platform work hand in hand with other apps on the phone. Buy movie tickets, for example, and you can add the times right to your calendar.
Simply start typing to begin searching your contacts, applications, Google, or even Wikipedia. Universal search narrows down the possible results as you type, so its easier to find what you need.
Thanks to Synergy, all your conversations with the same person are grouped together in one chat-style view. (Even if it started in IM, for example, and you want to reply with text.) You can also see whos online right from contacts, and start a new conversation with just one touch.
Email, Wi-Fi, and GPS
Check email from Outlook or personal accounts like Gmail, AOL, and Yahoo!. Take advantage of Wi-Fi hotspots. And look up directions or nearby points of interest using GPS. Its everything you need, everywhere you go.
Slide out the keyboard for faster and easier texting. Close it up and rotate Pre for music, websites, photos, and videos in full widescreen glory. You get the best of both worlds in one beautifully designed phone.
High-speed connectivity (EVDO Rev. A or UMTS HSDPA)
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g
Slide-out QWERTY keyboard
USB mass storage mode
High-performance, desktop-class web browser
Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR with A2DP stereo Bluetooth support
8GB of internal user storage (7.4GB user available)
Robust messaging support (IM, SMS and MMS capabilities)
Ringer switch, which easily silences the device with one touch
3.1-inch touch screen with a 320?80 resolution HVGA display
Gesture area, which enables simple, intuitive gestures for navigation
Email, including Outlook EAS (for access to corporate Microsoft Exchange servers), as well as personal email support (POP3, IMAP)
Great multimedia experience and performance (pictures, video playback, music), featuring a 3-megapixel camera with LED flash and extended depth of field, and a standard 3.5mm headset jack
Proximity sensor, which automatically disables the touch screen and turns off the display whenever you put the phone up to your ear
Accelerometer, which automatically orients web pages and photos to your perspective