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HP unveils the HP Veer and HP Pre 3 webOS smartphones

09 February, 2011 | Read the news | Post your comment
HP unveils the HP Veer and HP Pre 3 webOS smartphones - read the full textItís been a long waiting, but finally the results of the Palm acquisition by HP is bearing fruit. HP just presented the HP Veer and HP Pre 3 smartphones, as well as the HP TouchPad tablet, all running webOS. It's been almost a year since HP acquired Palm for $1.2 billion and we're finally seeing...

 

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WebOS is the best OS I have used and I have used them all. Palm and now HP have kept killing it with silly marketing mistakes. HP must realise that they do not have the consumer bas that apple has. Palm didn't realise this and release the OS on some very rubbish hardware. On top of this, they locked themselves into one service provider. This type of marketing is fine when you are Apple and hundreds of Appleites are ready to line up infront your store all night waithing to have the first product. It is not going to work for a computer company who are not known for their mobile phones. HP had updated the harware to what is now acceptable but it remains to be seen if they kill it again by locking it to one provider.

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  • 2011-03-22 14:38
  • 9Ii}

> In reply to and-droid @ 2011-02-11 00:03 from pTx$ - click to readseriously they need new design and launch it fast. depend on good os only cant help their sales, people get bored sometime and always want something new.

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  • 2011-02-16 14:09
  • U}}x

go to hp from n900 beacuse of the today bad nws from nokia

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  • 2011-02-11 11:08
  • IWMM

Thats is what true multitasking is all about. I personally think that HP needs a strong marketing strategy to be able to compete to the likes of iOS and android. keep it up HP.

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  • 2011-02-11 00:03
  • pTx$

really I am happy for hp . and hp pro3 will be supEr hit like iphone in usa ..... webos looking beautiful ... hp is working so hard ...... i can't Say webos is better the iSo,android ... but it is nice looking os ... hp we arehappy for you .

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  • 2011-02-10 21:41
  • jFFI

Oh come on you have a press event for this, the Pre range needs
a total change in all areas these phones are making a point of not even being in the race.

But on a side note the tablet looks interesting

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  • 2011-02-10 19:15
  • i5BK

> In reply to namez bond @ 2011-02-10 05:20 from q{KH - click to readyou know something funny .. he is right the word does exist

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  • 2011-02-10 12:16
  • 9CuA

what is that wireless charging? is that serious? were thas the power comes from?

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  • 2011-02-10 11:28
  • t7ST

> In reply to ssj @ 2011-02-10 07:52 from PEqe - click to readNo os is perfect. It's just how well it suits each user.

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  • 2011-02-10 09:12
  • Yc0h

What a phone that sounds this good and it is missing the micro card expansion tut tut come it can not be that hard to put in

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  • 2011-02-10 08:43
  • UKy0

i like this

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  • 2011-02-10 08:38
  • u1tG

I am so excited about this phone (Veer)... Hopefully this will not Expensive! Kudos for Palm! ^_^

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  • 2011-02-10 08:13
  • vj1k

too much OSs. iOS, Android, Symbian, WP7, WebOS, Meego, Bada, Blackberry OS, WinMo. It's getting more confusing that which OS will be perfect for us.

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  • 2011-02-10 07:52
  • PEqe

its a small phone with NO STYLE, its NOTHING new. its bad screen!!!

HP failed!

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  • 2011-02-10 07:28
  • Ia96

HTC desire 7 or g2 runs with same processor and same gpu, ring bells!?!This ain't the first!Sorry HP another over claim stepping into apple shoes!

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  • 2011-02-10 06:59
  • Tr0@

Nobody is in the market for one of these.

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  • 2011-02-10 06:49
  • t7B5

I like it

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  • 2011-02-10 05:50
  • uAng

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2011-02-09 22:05 from mS2} - click to readNothing like a Blackberry. And a welcome change from ugly slates and slabs. Hoorah for HP!

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  • 2011-02-10 05:45
  • v6Y3

lol my linguistic friend said "veer" is a hindi word which means valiant or brave xD

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  • 2011-02-10 05:20
  • q{KH

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2011-02-10 03:11 from v0qM - click to readi agree.....

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  • 2011-02-10 04:46
  • P$qa

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