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    Up for grabs is a gently used Palm Pre 3 4G GSM Smartphone. This phone is locked. But the Unlock Code I received from AT&T is included with the sale.


    The phone's been set up following the procedure outlined in the two pivotCE articles, "Coming Back To WebOS In 2014”, Parts 1 and 2. Impostah, Preware, Tweaks, Govnah, UberKernal, GlobalSign Root Certificate, FileMgr, and Internalz Pro have been installed.


    The phone and all accessories are in great condition, with the exception of a minor case of “slider wiggle”, and a couple of issues with the battery cover: (a) The rubberized covering has rubbed off. (b) Three extremely tiny hairline cracks (USB port, power button, headphone jack) were recently discovered while removing the battery cover. Not sure why this is as the phone was never dropped. They in no way inhibit the use of the phone. If you’re careful in doing so, it won’t be a problem. But you really need to be careful. :-)


    Includes:
    • Touchstone Wireless Charger
    • Wall Charger
    • USB cable
    • Headphones
    • AT&T Retail Box
    • All Printed Documentation
    • BP4 1230 mAh battery (holds a charge, but sold as-is)

    Asking $100 plus shipping, insured, from New Jersey

    Please Note: That you may need to make additional changes, by way of mods, tweaks and patches, in order for the Pre 3 to suit your specific needs. However, the phone will ship in working condition as described above.

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    Thanks for Looking!
    Last edited by batterboy; 03/18/2020 at 08:35 PM.
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    If it is the AT&T version, it is currently locked to the AT&T network. You can get it unlocked pretty easily, but you have to be the original owner and jump through a few hoops.

    The only other major GSM compatible network in the US is T-mobile, and I can tell you from personal experience that using the Pre3 on T-mobile is a less than stellar experience, due to issues in receiving MMS.

    Cheers!

    -- Sent from my Palm Pre3 using Forums
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    Thanks for the information. Really appreciate it. I'm the original owner...and thinking maybe I should prepare myself for some hoop jumping. :-) Any advice on where I should start?
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    Quote Originally Posted by batterboy View Post
    Thanks for the information. Really appreciate it. I'm the original owner...and thinking maybe I should prepare myself for some hoop jumping. :-) Any advice on where I should start?
    Never needed to use it, but this is often mentioned: Dogbert's Blog: Free Unlocker for Palm/HP Phones

    Or search the Pre3 forum
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    Great, thanks!
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    Do you still have it?
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    Yes, and I recently got the unlock code from AT&T. I saw your private message. Sorry for the delay. I don't visit here much and working two jobs :-( I'll reply shortly.
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    How much would you like for it?
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    I haven't looked at it in a while. I recall it was great overall except for the hairline cracks on the batter cover. But I'd want to make sure it's still in working condition. That said, looking at other posts, it seems like $100 is the going rate these days. I'll unbox it and check it out tomorrow. I have a little extra time in between jobs.
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    Quote Originally Posted by batterboy View Post
    I haven't looked at it in a while. I recall it was great overall except for the hairline cracks on the batter cover. But I'd want to make sure it's still in working condition. That said, looking at other posts, it seems like $100 is the going rate these days. I'll unbox it and check it out tomorrow. I have a little extra time in between jobs.
    Sounds good. I can pay that. Let's email internally and figure out the details.
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    Quote Originally Posted by batterboy View Post
    I haven't looked at it in a while. I recall it was great overall except for the hairline cracks on the batter cover. But I'd want to make sure it's still in working condition. That said, looking at other posts, it seems like $100 is the going rate these days. I'll unbox it and check it out tomorrow. I have a little extra time in between jobs.
    I’m def interested, let me know it’s condition if you get a chance. Thanks!
    Looking for guidance on developing email me for some good sources of info please, thanks!
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    Yes, Bradley, it's still available
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    Hello batterboy, I will absolutely buy this Pre 3 from you. Sending you a PM now.

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