Palm Slashes Prices, TT now $399
Palm SG has dropped prices on their handhelds. The Tungsten T was cut by $100, bringing it down to $399 USD. There is also a free shipping promotion on any handheld when purchased from the Palm Store.
Palm also reduced the price of the m515 and m130 by $50 each. The m515 is now selling for $299 and the m130 is now $199. Both models were introduced a year ago, and price drops usually indicate that replacements are on the way. Historically Palm had released or announced new handhelds in the early spring and fall.
The Tungsten T is the most compact Palm branded handheld on the market today. It sports a collapsible graffiti slider design, one-handed 5-way Navigation, 16MB of memory, a 320x320 high resolution screen and integrated Bluetooth. Be sure to read our in depth review.
The m130 has 8 MB of RAM and runs on a built-in rechargeable battery. It has a expansion card slot on one side, allowing it to use SD or MMC cards. It has the m100 series form factor and the Universal connector. The m515 is an updated version of the m505 with 16 MB of RAM and a stronger sidelight, leading to a brighter screen. Its TFT screen can display 65,000 colors. it has 4 MB of flash ROM.
There is a limited free shipping promotion on all handhelds at the Palm.com Online Store.
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