Press Release Summary:
Included in SLVR(TM) family, Motorola L6 is outfitted with BluetoothÂ® wireless technology and measures under Â½ in. thick. Multimedia features include 4x zoom VGA digital camera with auto timer, video capture and playback, Multimedia Messaging Service (MMS), and user memory for storage. Along with integrated speaker for hands-free connectivity, phone offers download capabilities as well as zero-click access to online content via Cingular's MEdia Net Live Ticker.
Original Press Release:
Thin is in at RadioShack with Motorola's New L6
Toned and Trim New Mobile is Available and Ready to Roll!
Motorola Showcases Bluetooth(R) Leadership during RadioShack's National Bluetooth(R) Month
LAS VEGAS, April 4 -- Expanding its portfolio for consumers who demand style, performance and affordability, Motorola, Inc. (NYSE:MOT) today announced that the newest member of the SLVR(TM) family, the Motorola L6, is now available exclusively with Cingular Wireless service at RadioShack (NYSE:RSH) stores nationwide.
The new Motorola L6 is less than half an inch thick, setting it apart from other mobiles in its class. The L6 has the same sleek look and feel of the popular Motorola SLVR(TM), with many of the must-have multimedia features mobile consumers expect -- a 4x zoom VGA digital camera with auto timer, video capture and playback, Multimedia Messaging Service (MMS)* and a generous amount of user memory for storage.
"RadioShack is the perfect destination for an exciting new wireless handset such as the Motorola L6," said Jim Hamilton, RadioShack's executive vice president of merchandising and marketing. "With the L6's style, multimedia capabilities and affordable price, Cingular's popular service offerings, and RadioShack's unmatched service, we have a great combination to keep customers at the leading edge of wireless technology."
"There is a lot to like here," said Richard Chin, corporate vice president, Global Product Marketing, Motorola, Inc. "Motorola reinvented the mobile with the RAZR. We did it again with the SLVR and now we're expanding options for the consumer with the L6."
The Motorola L6 makes it easy to download the hottest MP3 ringtones, games, graphics and more* from Cingular's enormous library of cutting-edge content. Cingular customers can also get quick access to their favorite online content with Cingular's new MEdia Net Live Ticker, which allows zero click access to news and entertainment headlines, sports scores, financial quotes, local weather, and more*. Outfitted with Bluetooth(R) wireless technology* and an integrated speaker for hands-free connectivity, the L6 makes it easy to stay in touch while on the go.
Motorola will be showcasing the new L6 as part of Motorola's rapidly evolving vision of Seamless Mobility during CTIA Wireless 2006 in Booth 2606.
For additional information on the Motorola L6, please visit www.hellomoto.com/ and www.radioshack.com/ . To find the closest RadioShack store, visit the store locator at www.radioshack.com/ .
Pricing and Availability
The Motorola L6 is available at RadioShack stores nationwide and at www.radioshack.com/ , with Cingular Wireless service. The regular suggested retail price of the Motorola L6 is $99.99, but check with RadioShack for special promotional plans and offers.
Motorola and Radio Shack Prove its Better Being Blue
Throughout the month of April, Motorola is showcasing its leadership in Bluetooth(R) products during "National Bluetooth(R) Month at Radio Shack," helping consumers get the most out of the wireless technology. Motorola will have 20 of its hottest Bluetooth(R) products on display during National Bluetooth(R) Month at RadioShack.
In addition, Motorola will be sponsoring the "Complete Bluetooth(R) Makeover Contest," giving consumers the chance to win a host of products for the home, office and on the go valued at up to $10,000.** For more information on National Bluetooth(R) Month at RadioShack and the Complete Bluetooth(R) Makeover Contest visit www.radioshack.com/ or your local RadioShack store.
Motorola is known around the world for innovation and leadership in wireless and broadband communications. Inspired by our vision of Seamless Mobility, the people of Motorola are committed to helping you get and stay connected simply and seamlessly to the people, information, and entertainment that you want and need. We do this by designing and delivering "must have" products, "must do" experiences and powerful networks -- along with a full complement of support services. A Fortune 100 company with global presence and impact, Motorola had sales of US $36.8 billion in 2005. For more information about our company, our people and our innovations, please visit www.motorola.com/ .
About Radio Shack
Fort Worth, Texas-based RadioShack Corporation (NYSE:RSH) is one of the nation's most trusted consumer electronics specialty retailers and a growing provider of business-to-business retail support services. The company operates a vast network of sales channels, including: nearly 7,000 company- owned and dealer stores; over 100 RadioShack locations in Mexico; and more than 700 wireless kiosks. RadioShack's knowledgeable and helpful sales associates deliver convenient product and service solutions within five minutes of where 94 percent of all Americans either live or work. For more information on RadioShack corporation, visit www.radioshackcorporation.com/ . To learn more about RadioShack products and services or to purchase items online, visit www.radioshack.com/ .
Certain mobile phone features may not be available throughout the entire network or their functionality may be limited. All features, functionality and other product specifications are subject to change without notice or obligation.
* Network and/or SIM card dependent feature, not available in all areas. Airtime, data charges, and/or additional charges may apply.
**No Purchase Necessary. Void where prohibited. Sweepstakes begins 4/2/06 at 12:00AM CST & ends 4/29/06 at 11:59PM CST. Must be a legal resident of the U. S. or DC, 18 years or older to enter. For entry/rules, see associate or visit www.radioshack.com/bluetooth & follow online instructions to enter the sweepstakes, OR hand print your name, address & telephone number on a 3" x 5" card & mail to: BLUETOOTH YOU Sweepstakes at RadioShack, PO Box 1041, Young America, MN 55594-1041. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. Sweepstakes subject to Official Rules. Prizes sponsored by Motorola, Inc. PRIZES: One (1) Grand Prize: Four (4) Motorola SLVR L7 phones (service and activation fees not included), four (4) Motorola Bluetooth Headset H700s, four (4) Motorola Charger Adapters CH706s, four (4) Motorola Car Charger VC700s, four (4) Motorola Screen Wipes with Wrist Bands, four (4) HP Pavilion DV8120US 17" Notebook PCs, four (4) Motorola Bluetooth Home Stereo Adapter DC800s, four (4) Motorola Bluetooth PC850 USB Adapters with Software, four (4) Motorola Bluetooth Stereo Headset HT820s, four (4) Logitech MX900 Bluetooth Wireless Optical Mouse products, four (4) HP iPAQ Bluetooth Folding Keyboards, two (2) Garmin GPS 10 GPS Receivers with Bluetooth, two (2) TomTom NAVIGATOR 5s with Bluetooth, one (1) HP Photosmart 385 Compact Photo Printer, four (4) palmOne Tungsten E2 Handhelds. Approximate retail value of Sweepstakes Grand Prize is $10,000.00.
Ten (10) First Prizes: one (1) Motorola L6 phone, one (1) Motorola Bluetooth Headset H700, one (1) Motorola Car Charger VC700, one (1) Motorola Charger Adapters CH706. Approximate retail value of Sweepstakes First Prize is $505.
Fifty (50) Second Prizes: one (1) Motorola i870 phone, one (1) Motorola Bluetooth Headset H300. Approximate retail value of Sweepstakes Second Prize is $500.
One hundred (100) Third Prizes: one (1) Motorola Bluetooth Stereo Headset HT820, one (1) Motorola Bluetooth Home Stereo Adapter DC800. Approximate retail value of Sweepstakes Third Prize is $275.
Any difference between stated approximate retail value and actual value of Sweepstakes Prizes will not be awarded. All taxes, gratuities, gifts, service charges or other expenses not specified herein are the responsibility of the winner.
Only the prizes specified will be awarded. Prizes are non-transferable, with no cash redemption or equivalent. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize or prize component of equal or greater value should a prize or any component of a prize become unavailable. Except as specifically provided herein, prize packages do not include insurance, personal expenses, incidental charges, gratuities, or any other items not specifically described in these Official Rules. All applicable taxes and usage charges on prizes are the sole responsibility of the winner. If required by law, Sponsor or its agents shall require payment from winner of taxes to be remitted to the appropriate taxing authorities. Sponsor expressly disclaims any responsibility or liability for injury or loss to any person or property relating to the delivery and/or subsequent use of prizes awarded. Sponsor makes no representation or warranties concerning the appearance, safety or performance of any prize awarded.
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CONTACT: Molly Sheehan of Motorola, +1-312-953-6006, or W0485C@motorola.com ; or Charles Hodges of RadioShack Corporation, +1-817-415-3300, or MediaRelations@radioshack.com