Tomorrow, Cingular Wireless will begin offering Palm, Inc.’s newest Windows Mobile smartphone, the Treo 750.
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This smartphone debuted a few months ago from Vodafone in several European countries, but tomorrow will be the first time it is available in the United States.
It will cost $400 with two-year service agreement, after a $100 mail-in rebate.
More About the Palm Treo 750
This model is the first Windows Mobile-based Treo to use the GSM cellular-wireless standard.
The 750 greatly resembles previous smartphones from Palm, but, unlike its predecessors, does not need an external antenna. It has a tablet design, with a 240-by-240-pixel touchscreen above an alphanumeric keyboard.
It runs Window Mobile 5.2 for Pocket PC on a 300 MHz processor from Samsung. This device has 64 MB of RAM and 128 MB of ROM, about 60 MB of which is available to uses as non-volatile internal storage. A miniSD card slot provides additional storage capacity.
This quad-band GSM phone also supports GPRS, EDGE, and UMTS. Palm hasn’t yet made an official announcement of this, but the word on the street is that a software upgrade will add HSDPA support.
In addition, it includes Bluetooth 1.2, and give users the ability to use wireless stereo headsets.
This Treo has a 1.3 megapixel camera with 2x digital zoom. It is able to take both still images and video.