toggle

AAPL Stock: 123.38 ( + 0.61 )

Printed from http://www.macnn.com

Verizon launches Palm Treo 755p

updated 10:05 am EST, Mon December 17, 2007

Palm Treo 755p at Verizon

Verizon this morning confirmed previous rumors by releasing its version of the Palm Treo 755p. The smartphone is a considerably more streamlined, faster version of the company's now-outdated 700p with an internalized antenna and 128MB of RAM. Software is its main focus with support for real-time 'push' e-mail from Microsoft Exchange servers and a built-in Google Maps tool for mapping and associating contacts to physical locations.

The revamped Treo also brings a 1.3-megapixel camera and a miniSD card slot to add as much as 4GB to the internal 60MB of storage. Contrary to original predictions, however, the 755p will sell for less than predicted at $400 after a mail-in rebate and signing a two-year plan. Contract-free pricing is unlisted but believed to be $570. Verizon sells the phone online and by phone today but will not carry the 755p in stores until January 7th.




by MacNN Staff

POST TOOLS:

TAGS :

toggle

Comments

Login Here

Not a member of the MacNN forums? Register now for free.

toggle

Network Headlines

Follow us on Facebook

toggle

Most Popular

Advertisement

Recent Reviews

15-inch MacBook Pro with Force Touch

Apple's 15-inch Retina MacBook Pro continues to be a popular notebook with professional users and prosumers looking for the ultimate ...

Typo keyboard for iPad

Following numerous legal shenanigans between Typo -- a company founded in part by Ryan Seacrest -- and the clear object of his physica ...

Entry-level 27-inch Retina iMac

The 27-inch Apple iMac with 5K Retina display is already one of the best value-for-money Macs that Apple has ever released. It was som ...

toggle

Most Commented