Unlocked Palm Now Available for Purchase
Palm announced today that an unlocked Palm phones can now be purchased through Palm.com. The Palm device can now be used on its own and no longer requires a paired smartphone or Verizon wireless plan.
The device is being offered as a $350 unlocked model. Customers who preorder the Palm now for $350 USD will receive an unlocked device and a Palm Leather Case with neck and wrist lanyards and free shipping when orders go out in the next six weeks.
Palm unlocked can be used with most major carriers in the US including AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile, Cricket Wireless and MetroPCS. Palm says the the device is not currently compatible with the Sprint network though it can also be used as a WiFi only device.
Palm says customers outside of the United States, can purchase Palm as a standalone smartphone in the following countries: