You need to go through a rebate of $100 to get it for the $79.99 and Pre comes with a 2 year contract. Well this surely slashes amazon offering Palm Pre for $100.
You can order it online it from here. This $100 mail in Rebate goes through Let’s Talk, the one which handles wireless sales for Walmart. Seems like the recession effect has been felt by the customers which the companies too time to understand but finall they did understand!