September 9th 2009 12:00 am

overview

Palm Pixi, released in September of 2009, is an entry-level 2.6" touchscreen smartphone with a built-in keyboard. Seen as a successor to the Palm Centro, Pixi was the second device to run webOS after the Palm Pre.

Critic reviews

6.0
2 reviews
  • Reception and call quality
  • Display
  • Battery life
    8.0
  • Camera
    5.0
  • Ease of use
    2.0
  • Design and form factor
    9.0
  • Portability (size / weight)
    8.0
  • Media support
  • Durability
    9.0
  • Ecosystem (apps, accessories, etc.)
    8.0

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User reviews

7.3
6 reviews
  • Reception and call quality
    9.2
  • Display
    6.4
  • Battery life
    5.6
  • Camera
  • Ease of use
    9.6
  • Design and form factor
    8.4
  • Portability (size / weight)
    10
  • Media support
    6.4
  • Durability
    6.8
  • Ecosystem (apps, accessories, etc.)
    4.0
7.0
Engadget Nov 12, 2009

Going into this review, we knew that the Pixi had some cards (no pun intended) already stacked against it. For starters, it's a Sprint device, which would be all well and good if Palm didn't have an extremely similar device on the same carrier for nearly the same price-point.

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5.0
Gizmodo Nov 16, 2009

The entire reason to buy the Pixi—a value proposition—has completely evaporated. And I almost feel bad about that. Almost.

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8.0
PegLeg PegLeg

Note: I am going to keep this short if anyone has any specific questions, feel free to message me. I am not a fanboy to any company so take my review as a legit representation of the product and comparisons. Web OS is absolutely fantastic. I have had the iPhone original and 3G and I can...

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7.0
mflick819 mflick819

Battery Life: Will get you though a day. Nothing more. Definitely need some sort of charger if you plan on traveling, or even for long car rides. Media Support: It's decent, if you dont mind manually loading your media. Durability: The soft touch backs do not wear very well. Especially if...

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