Cracking Open the Palm Pre

In the box

The Palm Pre is the latest smartphone to create buzz in the marketplace. In partnership with iFixit and Phonewreck, TechRepublic presents this Cracking Open Photo Gallery. Let's see if the Palm Pre can really stand up to the iPhone.

Photo by iFixit, used by permission

By Mark Kaelin

Mark W. Kaelin has been writing and editing stories about the IT industry, gadgets, finance, accounting, and tech-life for more than 25 years. Most recently, he has been a regular contributor to,, and TechRepublic.