WHO: Verizon Wireless, the company with the nation’s largest and most
reliable wireless voice and 3G network
WHAT: Video of consumers’ first reactions to the DROID by Motorola
Additional video, posted earlier today, including:
— Video featuring John Stratton, executive vice president and chief
marketing officer for Verizon Wireless, and Sanjay Jha, co-chief
executive officer of Motorola and chief executive officer of Motorola
Mobile Devices, discussing the new DROID by Motorola
— A video demonstration of the DROID by Motorola
WHERE: In the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at
The video demonstration of the Verizon Wireless DROID by Motorola can also be
viewed on the Verizon Wireless YouTube channel at
WHEN: Available now
One of the newest features of the Droid is Google Maps Navigation, which offers real-time, turn-by-turn walking or driving directions.
The Droid will go on sale on Nov. 6 and cost $199 for people who commit to a two-year service contract, said Verizon Wireless, a venture of Verizon Communications Inc (VZ.N) and Vodafone Group Plc (VOD.L).
Verizon has exclusive U.S. rights to the phone, the first to use Google’s Android 2.0 software.