Palm Introduces Olive and Vibrant Rose Palm Centro for Sprint

Palm today announced improvements and new colors for the Palm Centro for Sprint Wireless. Available starting on October 19th, the Palm Centro on Sprint Wireless will be available in both Olive and Vibrant Rose and feature double the amount of user storage (128MB user storage up from 64MB). The new colors also feature soft-touch finish. Users can also expand their memory to 4GB by adding a microSD card. Pink and Red will no longer be offered, but Onyx Black will still be available. Bundled with the new Palm Centro for Sprint is Facebook for Palm and Google Maps. The new Palm Centro for Sprint will be priced as low as $79.99 (with a 2-year agreement).

 “We’re seeing fashion designers gravitate toward olive and rose tones, as forecasted in the PANTONE Fashion Color Reports for Fall 2008 and Spring 2009,” said Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute. “Olive green and Vibrant rose are both strong fashion colors, offering a sense of sophistication and elegance. These hues are classic colors, with the longevity to translate from season to season.

The Olive green and Vibrant rose Centro smartphones will be available as early as Oct. 19 at select retail locations, and beginning Nov. 2 in Sprint Stores, consumer and business sales channels, and online at and the Palm Store ( The new colors will be available for a special promotional price — as low as $79.99 with a two-year subscriber agreement and $100 mail-in rebate and $25 or higher data add-on or Everything plan with data(3) — through Jan. 10, 2009.