VERIZON WIRELESS AND MOTOROLA ANNOUNCE DROID RAZRBY MOTOROLA: DROID STRONG. RAZR SHARP.

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

MEDIA
CONTACTS
:

October 18, 2011

Brenda Boyd Raney


Verizon Wireless


908.559.7518


brenda.raney@verizonwireless.com




Danielle McNally








Motorola

Mobility








312.613.7021


danielle.mcnally@motorola.com




VERIZON WIRELESS AND MOTOROLA ANNOUNCE DROID
RAZR

BY MOTOROLA: DROID STRONG.
RAZR

SHARP
.


Impossibly Thin with Unstoppable Power on

America’s
Fastest

and
Most Reliable 4G Network


BASKING RIDGE, N.J., and LIBERTYVILLE, Ill.


Today, Motorola Mobility, Inc.
(NYSE: MMI) and Verizon Wireless announc
ed

DROID
RAZR


by Motorola,

the world’s

thinnest

4G LTE smartphone. A true marvel of design, this smartphone packs strength and
smarts into a stylish package offered exclusively
from
Verizon Wireless.

Measuring 7.1 mm

thin
,
m
ade

with

KEVLAR® fiber for strength and Corning® Gorilla®
Glass for scratch
res
istance
,

the
DROID

RAZR

is ready to face the elements. Speed limits are
just an illusion with a dual
-
core 1.2 GHz processor and Verizon Wireless 4G LTE. DROID
RAZR

customers can expect to rip through the Web
with
speeds up to 10 times faster than 3G.


“DROID
RAZR

by Motorola combines style, performance and the power of Verizon
Wireless’ 4G LTE network into one innovative device,” said Marni Walden, vice president and
chief marketing officer for Verizon Wireless.

“These are two iconic brands that separat
ely


2

symbolize the best technology available today.

The combination will provide an unsurpassed
wireless experience for customers.


“DROID
RAZR

by Motorola is a testament to the innovation and design possibilities that
stem from a strong partnership between

Motorola Mobility and Verizon Wireless,” said Sanjay
Jha, Chairman and CEO, Motorola Mobility. “We set out to design the best smartphone on the
planet and delivered DROID
RAZR

which is thinner, smarter, stronger than any device on the
market.”

Not
only d
oes

DROID
RAZR

by
Motorola

deliver

heart
-
pounding speed
, but

it

has

a
mind
-
bending 4.3
-
inch hyper
-
vibrant display with more colors than most LCD HDTVs. The
Super AMOLED™ Advanced display with qHD resolution dishes out beautiful images and
smooth action so
on
-
the
-
go movies and TV shows aren’t a blur, whether customers
stream from
Netflix™ or rent

from Android Market™.
It’s the f
irst smartphone capable of streaming movies
and TV shows through Netflix with up to HD resolution
.

DROID RAZR customers can take advantage of the Super AMOLED Advanced display
and 4G LTE speeds to stream
videos

with

NFL Mobile
, only from Verizon
. Fans can stay up to
date on news, schedules and scores from their favorite teams on the go.
NFL
M
obile is in
cluded
at no additional charge

for 4G LTE customers

for the remainder of the
2011
season
.

If cutting
-
edge visuals are its beauty, apps on DROID
RAZR

are its brains. Enter
MotoCast™, the
free
Motorola app that lets you stream or download your music, pictur
es and
more from your PC to your phone.

The Smart Actions app helps automate everyday tasks and
optimizes battery efficiency by letting customers create rules, such as automatically setting the
phone

to vibrate during work hours or dimming the display at a

specific battery level. The
revolutionary
w
ebtop
application allows customers to combine the device with

separately sold



3

accessories, like the Lapdock™
1
00 or HD Station, unleashing the power to edit documents and
browse the Web with a full Firefox®
browser on a larger screen


all while charging the device.


Additional features:



Powered by Android


2.3
.5
, Gingerbread



1GB RAM for a fast user interface and multi
-
task
in
g




8
-
megapixel rear camera with 1080p HD video capture and image stabilization
techn
ology for crisp and clear videos



Front
-
facing HD camera for video chat over 4G LTE, 3G or Wi
-
Fi



4G LTE Mobile Hotspot capable so customers can share 4G LTE speed with up to eight
Wi
-
Fi enabled devices



Water repell
e
nt nanocoating protects the phone, and
even the inside

components
, against
everyday spills



Remote wipe, pin lock and government
-
grade encryption for email, calendar and contacts

as well as

voice and video chat conferencing



Use Quickoffice® to view, create and edit Microsoft® Word, Excel and Pow
erPoint
documents on your mobile device from anywhere at anytime



B
luetooth 4.0 low energy



32 GB memory: 16 GB on board and 16 GB microSD


card pre
-
installed (actual
formatted capacity is less)



Powerful 1780 mAh battery


The
DROID
RAZR will be available
in

early
November
for $
299.99 with a new two
-
year
customer agreement

at all Verizon Wireless Communications
Stores
and online at:
www.verizonwireless.com
; as well as
at
authorized

retailers
.
Customers can visit
www.droiddoes.com/droidrazr

to

pre
-
order

DROID RAZR
begin
ning on

October 27
.
For more
information on Verizon Wireless products and services, visit a Verizon Wireless
Communications Store, call 1
-
800
-
2 JOIN

IN or go to

www.verizonwireless.com
.


(EDITOR’S NOTE: Media can access high
-
resolution images of DROID
RAZR


by
Motorola in the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at
www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia
.)


# # #


About Verizon Wireless

Verizon Wireless operates the nation’s largest 4G LTE network and largest, most reliable 3G
network. The company serves 106.3 million total wireless connections, including 89.7 million


4

retail customers.

Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with 83,000 em
ployees nationwide,
Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) and
Vodafone (LSE, NASDAQ: VOD).


For more information, visit
www.verizonwireless.com
. To
preview and reque
st broadcast
-
quality video footage and high
-
resolution stills of Verizon
Wireless operations, log on to the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at
www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia
.


About Motorola

Mobility

Motorola Mobility, Inc.
(NYSE:MMI)

fuses innovative technology with human insights to create
experiences that simplify, connect and enrich people's lives. Our portfolio includes converged
mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets; wireless accessories; end
-
to
-
end video and data
delive
ry; and management solutions, including set
-
tops and data
-
access devices. For more
information, visit
motorola.com/mobility
.


MOTOROLA and the Stylized M Logo are
registered trademarks of Motorola Trademark Holdings, LLC. DROID is
a trademark of Lucasfilm Ltd. and its related companies. Used under license.

Android Market is a trademark
of
Google, Inc.
KEVLAR(R) is a registered trademark of DuPont used under license
by Motorola Mobility, Inc.

All
other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. © 2011 Motorola Mobility, Inc. All rights reserved.