AT&T and Motorola Launch Exclusive MOTO Z9 Slider Phone Featuring AT&T Navigator
Beautiful New Motorola Slider the First AT&T Feature Phone With GPS
Las Vegas, Nevada, Sunnyvale, California, April 1, 2008
Go from turning heads to turn-by-turn directions. AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) and Motorola Inc. (NYSE: MOT) announced today at CTIA Wireless 2008 that the MOTO™ Z9 slider handset, which is exclusive to AT&T in the U.S., will put customers on the right path in style. MOTO Z9 will be the first phone to include AT&T Navigator1, bringing the company's Global Positioning System (GPS) navigation service to an even greater number of AT&T customers.
"MOTO Z9 with AT&T Navigator is fashion and purpose rolled into one device," said Carlton Hill, vice president of Product Management, Voice Products and Affiliate Marketing for AT&T's wireless unit. "The superior styling and voice calling, with advanced services like GPS and Video Share,1 will make it another winning product in AT&T's device lineup."
Motorola's award-winning CrystalTalk™ technology also delivers voice quality to match MOTO Z9's design. The proprietary technology enables consumers to be heard even in noisy environments, so users sound as good as MOTO Z9 looks.
"MOTO Z9 is a stylish and durable slider that fits consumers' lifestyle and let's them do more on a mobile phone," said Tracey Koziol, corporate vice president, Mobile Devices, Motorola, Inc. The phone's features, including a large display, CrystalTalk and intuitive music functions, coupled with AT&T's 3G speeds, navigation and music services,1 make for a robust mobile experience."
MOTO Z9's sleek slider design demands attention, and AT&T's third-generation (3G) wireless network allows it to be as fast as it looks. Available in more than 265 markets, 3G service from AT&T gives MOTO Z9 blazing-fast data speeds, enabling the coolest new services like Video Share,1 which allows users with compatible phones such as MOTO Z9 to send live one-way video and audio from one user to another.
Consumers can use the device's intuitive music features to find their favorite tunes and playlists and can enjoy one-touch access to a song they want to hear. AT&T Mobile Music1 provides fast access to downloadable music from eMusic and sideloading compatibility from Napster To Go™ and any unrestricted MP3 audio file.2 The device supports up to 8GB of memory, with an optional removable microSD card. Stereo Bluetooth® wireless technology,3 a lightning-fast Opera 8 browser and 2.0-megapixel camera round out MOTO Z9's robust multimedia offerings.
MOTO Z9 is now available. It's exclusively sold at AT&T company-owned stores, authorized dealers and http://wireless.att.com for $249.99 after a two-year service agreement. For more information, specifications and images of MOTO Z9, please visit http://www.att.com/mobilehandsets-news or http://www.motorola.com/mediacenter.
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1Network and/or SIM card dependent feature not available in all areas. Airtime, data charges and/or additional charges may apply.
2The unauthorized copying of copyrighted materials is contrary to the provisions of the Copyright Laws of the United States and other countries. This device is intended solely for copying non-copyrighted materials, materials in which you own the copyright, or materials which you are authorized or legally permitted to copy. If you are uncertain about your right to copy any material, please contact your legal advisor.
3This device supports Bluetooth HFP, A2DP, AVRCP profiles. In order for Bluetooth devices to communicate with one another, they must utilize the same Bluetooth profile. To determine the profiles supported by other Motorola devices, visit www.hellomoto.com/bluetooth. For other devices, contact their respective manufacturer.
Certain Bluetooth features, including those listed, may not be supported by all compatible Bluetooth-enabled devices, and/or the functionality of such features may be limited in certain devices or by certain wireless carriers. Contact your wireless carrier about feature availability and functionality.
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.
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