Palm Pre (CDMA)
To be honest voice control over things like the play list would be very nice but not a must have but voice dialing when using a Bluetooth headset is just to handy.
I wonder just what else will be added in the updates like the Video Support.
I really want to like the Pre but this is honestly disappointing.
I really hope they add voice commands. Being able to play a podcase without looking at my phone while driving would be really cool.
It was a massive pain setting them up by recording your voice in each phone entry, but they were pretty accurate for me.
The lack of this and Video really irk me. It is like Apple knew what features the Pre wouldn't have and made sure the iPhone had them.
I keep hearing that these will be in.
1. an update.
2. an app from the store.
But I have seen NOTHING OFFICAL yet.
My wife loves palm and I love the idea of a Palm with a modern OS but it feels a little half baked right now to me.
I will be really ticked off if these features never show up in an update.
Not to say anything bad about the Pre, but buyers now should expect some quirks, left out features, supply problems, and little aftermarket or third party support for a bit. All those things work themselves out in time, but those people that are annoyed by such things should wait.
I want to upgrade this phone and have tried many, many newer models. Unfortunately, they all have speaker-independent dialing, and I have yet to try a phone that gets it right even once. I have read many reviews by posters on various forums who agree. I have experienced mis-dials (wrong person called) and endless requests like "did you say____?" (No), or "please try again" over and over. It i...