WHO: Verizon Wireless, operator of the fastest, most advanced 4G network in the United States
WHAT: Broadcast-quality Video News Release (VNR) covering Verizon Wireless’ unveiling of 4G LTE consumer devices at the 2011 Consumer Electronics Show (CES)
WHERE:In the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library
WHEN: Available immediately
BACKGROUND: At a news conference at the 2011 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Verizon Wireless announced a suite of 10 forthcoming 4G LTE devices – including smartphones from HTC, LG, Motorola and Samsung; tablets from Motorola and Samsung; a MiFi from Novatel Wireless and a mobile hotspot from Samsung; and two notebooks from HP – which will transform the wireless experience and offer consumers new ways to connect and share their lives at blazingly fast speeds. Verizon expects these consumer-oriented devices to be available by mid-2011, some as early as March 2011.
MEDIA CONTACT: Tom Pica Verizon Wireless914.772.0757 (mobile) Thomas.Pica@verizonwireless.com
About Verizon WirelessVerizon Wireless operates the nation’s fastest and most advanced 4G network and largest and most reliable 3G network, and serves more than 93 million customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with 80,000 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.