Early Lines, Excitement Greet DROID X Arrival At Verizon Wireless Communications Stores

BASKING RIDGE, NJ — Hundreds of customers lined up outside Verizon Wireless Communications Stores in U.S. cities, including at special midnight openings in Columbia, Md. and Frisco, Texas, to be among the first to purchase Verizon Wireless’ new DROID X by Motorola, which went on sale today.

On-camera interviews with customers who purchased the DROID X smartphone at a special midnight store opening can now be viewed:

Images Also Available Images of customers purchasing DROID X on its first day of sale – many Verizon Wireless Communications Stores opened early to meet customer demand – are also available in the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library (www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia). For local store location information, visit www.verizonwireless.com/storelocator.  

Learn More About DROID X Featuring ultra high-speed Web browsing, a fast 1 GHz processor, intuitive social messaging, Adobe® Flash® Player 10.1 and HD video capabilities, DROID X is available beginning today exclusively at Verizon Wireless Communications Stores and online at www.verizonwireless.com. Additional device details can be found at http://www.verizonwireless.com/news/article/2010/07/pr2010-07-14.html.  

About Verizon Wireless Verizon Wireless operates the nation’s most reliable and largest wireless voice and 3G data network, serving nearly 93 million customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with 81,000 employees 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 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.