Editors Liked

  • Innovative interface; great for Web surfing or running multiple apps
  • Intuitive OS, syncs Facebook and email contacts and calendars, fast web browser
  • Decent compact touch screen smartphone, great multitasking ability, double the memory and storage capacity of the first Pre
  • Additional memory capacity and RAM, Improved keyboard, Inductive back cover for Touchstation charging dock, Attractive pebble like design, Multitasking options
  • Elegant, easy-to-use interface, Better keyboard than predecessor, Double the memory and RAM of original Pre
  • Fresh and polished new OS, excellent display, multitasking
  • User-friendly OS. Excellent Web browser. Good call quality
  • WebOS 1.4 delivers useful enhancements, Video capture works well
  • The Palm Pre Plus brings the magic of WebOS to AT&T, including true multitasking and great contact management. The smartphone also ships with an inductive back cover for Touchstone charging and features an improved QWERTY keyboard over the original Pre
  • Full QWERTY keyboard, Sharp-looking capacitive touch screen, Multiple apps run simultaneously, Slick, well-polished interface, Speedy 3G connectivity, Quick-shooting cam produces decent images, Optional Touchstone charger
  • Nicely made overall, Finger friendly interface, Decent call quality, Easy to use, Wifi, Bluetooth, Wireless internet etc work well
  • Great screen, Good camera, Good looking

Editors Didn't Like

  • Poor battery life; some overheating problems
  • Sparse app store, dated design, sharp edged keyboardLook and Feel
  • Lack of applications, missing auto-correction while typing, missing hotspot USA application
  • Lack of video recording and editing options (webOS 1.3.5.1), Speakerphone volume is too low, V Cast Music or Video not supported
  • Sluggish performance, Relatively short battery life, Occasionally runs hot, Lacks on-screen keyboard
  • Battery life
  • More expensive and less powerful than Verizon's version. No voice dialing. Fewer apps than iPhone
  • No mobile hotspot
  • The AT&T Palm Pre Plus doesn't support the Palm Mobile Hotspot app. Battery life still isn't that great
  • App Catalog still lags behind competitors (but by less than before), WebOS feels laggy at times, Slightly less intuitive than iPhone
  • Pictures not good indoors, Phone just shuts off at times for no apparent reason, Interface sometimes slows
  • Keyboard isn’t that great