Palm Treo Pro: modern features in retro form factor

I was just checking out the Palm Treo Pro. I already have the Palm Treo 750w, not a bad phone – but missing WiFi, which is one reason the Palm Treo Pro appeals to me. But, I have to say, this Palm form factor is so old, even with the centro-ishness of it, that it’s starting to look retro. This phone is like last years features in last decades form factor.

Because I like Palm, kind of the way I like Lindsay Lohan even though everyone seems to pick on her, I took the time to actually mock up what I think the Palm Treo Pro should have looked like. I’ve included an image of the original for comparison.

palm treo pro, as palm envisions it
Palm Treo Pro, as Palm envisioned it
Palm Treo Pro as I envision it
Palm Treo Pro as I envision it

Author: eric

Eric Holsinger is a software professional and photography enthusiast in Southern Maine.

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