Here are the two gadgets compared side by side.
If youâ€™re not in the USA, or in a country where either device is available, just ignore the sections on price, carrier and monthly fee and focus on the physical specs.
The Pre wonâ€™t be available in the UK until Christmas according to some reports, so Iâ€™m not so excited about the device as my iPhone does me very nicely especially the apps. Plus Apple will be launching a new iPhone soon â€“ maybe announcing it as early as next week â€“ where some of the specs for that device may change.
Still, no doubt Iâ€™ll hear lots about the Palm Pre this weekend when Iâ€™ll be in San Francisco, and even see it, as Shel is getting one. So Iâ€™ll wait until then before saying anything specific about it.
Read Walt Mossbergâ€™s review in the Wall Street Journal â€“ from where the snazzy graphic, above, comes â€“ a really nice gadget, he says, but with some caveats.
Itâ€™s certainly a smartphone buyerâ€™s market these days.