DROID Is Here - Broadcast-Quality Video, High-Resolution Photos Available

BASKING RIDGE, NJ — WHO:Verizon Wireless, the company with the nation’s largest and most reliable wireless voice and 3G network

WHAT:Broadcast-quality video and high-resolution images of customers who purchased the DROID smartphone at special midnight store openings is available now for use by the media.

Additional video and images are being captured of customers purchasing the DROID on its first day of sale at Verizon Wireless Communications Stores across the country and will be posted throughout the day.

WHERE:In the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia

Video will also be posted throughout the day on Verizon Wireless’ YouTube channel at www.youtube.com/user/VerizonWirelessTV  

BACKGROUND:Featuring access to thousands of Android applications and hundreds of widgets and the best 3G mobile network in the country, the DROID is exclusively available in the U.S. beginning today at Verizon Wireless Communications Stores and online at www.verizonwireless.com.  

For more information, visit www.droiddoes.com.

About Verizon Wireless Verizon Wireless operates the nation’s most reliable and largest wireless voice and 3G data network, serving 89 million customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with 85,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) and Vodafone (NYSE and LSE: VOD). For more information, visit www.verizonwireless.com. To preview and request 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.