Palm Pre 2 Unlocked Version is Available from HP
The hp Palm Pre 2 is now available on the HP website in the US.
which gets you the Palm Pre 2 unlocked and SIM free within 24 hours of ordering it.
There are rumours/indications that several other Palm devices will be launching in the coming year with some of those having a tablet form factor.
If you can hold off a little longer, it might be worth waiting for CES to see if anything is announced.