Sprint store Advocates starting to receive Palm Pre units

Palm Pre

It looks like Sprint stores are starting to receive Palm Pre units but only one per store at this point. These units are intended for the store’s Palm Pre Advocate, the employee who will be become the device’s expert.

In itself, this may not be news but it is one more piece of evidence that the Palm Pre’s launch (suggested to be June 7th) is nearing. We may know more tomorrow when Palm and Sprint are scheduled to make an announcement in The Wall Street Journal.

Early comments from the Advocates suggest that the Palm Pre is a well designed device although the keyboard does feel a bit small. The Palm webOS is also garnering good early reviews.

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