Who:Followers of Star Wars™ films and DROID™ smartphones are invited to the Verizon Wireless Communications Store at Tempe Marketplace to experience the new DROID™ R2-D2™ by Motorola.
The limited edition smartphone goes on sale Sept. 30 online at www.verizonwireless.com and in select Verizon Wireless Communication Stores – including exclusively in Arizona at the Tempe Marketplace store.
What:Customers who buy any DROID smartphone at the Tempe Marketplace store on Sept. 30 will get a free limited edition R2-D2 t-shirt and poster (with new 2-yr activation and $29.99 data package, while supplies last at participating locations only).
When:10 a.m.Thursday, Sept. 30, 2010
Where:Verizon Wireless Communications Store at Tempe Marketplace2040 E. Rio Salado Parkway, Tempe
More:With a graphic design to look like the iconic Astromech Droid from the Star Wars™ Saga, the DROID™ R2-D2™ by Motorola will be packaged in a custom box resembling carbonite and come with a Star Wars media dock and wired stereo headset. Exclusive content comes pre-loaded on the special edition smartphone. For more information on DROID™ R2-D2™ by Motorola, go to www.droiddoes.com/r2d2.
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