From Palm Pilot to Palm Pre: A brief history of Pa...
A Sporty Palm Smartphone: The Centro
In the fall of 2007, recognizing that many consumers who loved the Palm OS and its applications craved a more contemporary smartphone, Palm released the [[xref:http://www.pcworld.com/reviews/product/30835/review/centro.html|Centro|Palm Centro]], a Sprint smartphone that was much more compact and looked sportier than its Treo cousins. It was significantly cheaper too--$99 with a two-year contract (after several online and mail-in rebates).
Better yet, the Centro supported Sprint's fastest (EvDO) data network--a must-have feature for techies.
Photo: Courtesy of Palm
From Palm Pilot to Palm Pre: A brief history of Palm's handhelds