Unlocked Palm Pre 2 available from HP online now

We have some good news today for those of you who want an unlocked Palm Pre 2 as HP online have now put this up for sale. It will normally be shipped within 24 hours so if you can’t wait for a smartphone operating on HP webOS 2.0 this may be the phone for you.

The price of the Palm Pre 2 GSM unlocked is $449.99 without shipping and tax, according to Vlad Savov over on Engadget, sourced from HP. The Palm Pre 2 has a 1GHz processor a 3.1-inch multitouch screen with a 24-bit color 320×480 resolution HVGA display and 16GB memory. You’ll also get multitasking and an advanced browser with support for HTML5 and Adobe Flash.

There’s also a 5-megapixel camera and for those interested in weight and dimensions it’s 145 grams and measures 59.6 mm width, 100.7 mm height and 16.9 mm thickness. You can see a video of the Palm Pre 2 running webOS 2.0 over on Engadget here.

For more on this go to engadget.com. What are your thoughts on the Palm Pre 2 from HP and are you tempted to purchase one. We’d be interested to know so please feel free to send us your comments.