BELLEVUE, Wash. —Sept. 29, 2009 — T-Mobile USA, Inc. today announced
the Motorola CLIQ™, the first Android™-powered device from Motorola
Inc. and the first device to feature the innovative MOTOBLUR™
solution, will be available for pre-sale for existing T-Mobile
customers starting Oct. 19 at http://www.t-mobile.com/CLIQ.
Customers who order the CLIQ during the pre-sale period, Oct. 19–Nov.
1, will have an opportunity to be one of the first in the U.S. to
experience T-Mobile’s latest Android-powered phone, which
automatically syncs and streams social messaging updates, text
messages, and work and personal e-mail directly to the home screen.
Devices ordered during pre-sale will be shipped to customers as orders
are received and will include a complimentary car charger. The CLIQ
will be available exclusively to eligible T-Mobile customers for
$199.99 with a two-year service agreement.*
Beginning today, customers can visit http://www.t-mobile.com/CLIQ to
register for CLIQ updates, learn more about the phone and check out a
demo of MOTOBLUR. Those that register to receive CLIQ updates are
entered into a grand prize sweepstakes for a chance to win a trip with
five friends to one of four select destinations. In addition, those
that register before Oct. 19 will also have the opportunity to
instantly win a new CLIQ.
“T-Mobile customers text message and access social messaging on mobile
devices more than those of any other carrier,” said Wendy Piñero
DePencier, vice president of brand marketing, T-Mobile USA. “That’s
why we’re excited to give them the first opportunity to purchase the
CLIQ, and then in early November offer the CLIQ prominently at
T-Mobile stores nationwide in time for the holidays.”
About Motorola CLIQ with MOTOBLUR
CLIQ is Motorola’s first Android device and the first to feature the
innovative MOTOBLUR solution that manages and integrates
communications — from work e-mail to social messaging activity — all
to your home screen. Updates to contacts, posts, messages, photos and
more are streamed together and synced from sources including
Facebook®, Twitter™, MySpace®, Gmail™, and work and personal e-mail.
MOTOBLUR automatically delivers these updates to the home screen in
easy-to-view streams so there is no need to open and close different
mobile applications to keep up with the latest content.
In addition to the unique MOTOBLUR experience, the CLIQ features a
premium design with a full slide-out QWERTY keyboard and a 3.1-inch
HVGA full touch-screen display. The phone delivers a powerful mobile
Web experience by harnessing the strength and speed of T-Mobile’s 3G
network and Wi-Fi. Additional CLIQ features include a 5 megapixel
auto-focus camera with video capture, a 3.5mm headset jack, a music
player with pre-loaded Amazon MP3 store application, Shazam, iMeem
Mobile, AccuWeather, MySpace Mobile, Quickoffice and a pre-installed
2GB microSD memory card with support for up to 32 GB of removable
memory. TeleNav GPS Navigator is also preloaded on the device with a
free two-week trial, including voice-activated turn-by-turn
With integrated Google technology, CLIQ brings one-touch access to the
popular Google™ mobile services millions use every day, including
Google Search™ by voice, Google Maps™ with Street View, YouTube™ and
Picasa™. CLIQ also provides easy access to both personal and corporate
e-mail, calendars, and contacts supported by Exchange Server and
Gmail. E-mail is also supported by Yahoo!, Windows Live Hotmail, and
other POP3 and IMAP e-mail services.
T-Mobile’s 3G network is currently available in 222 cities nationwide
and covers more than 160 million people. By the end of 2009, T-Mobile
USA expects its 3G network to be available to approximately 200
million people across the U.S.
Pricing and Availability
Motorola CLIQ with MOTOBLUR will be available exclusively to T-Mobile
customers in both Titanium and Winter White beginning Oct. 19 at
http://www.T-Mobile.com/CLIQ or by calling customer care. CLIQ will be
available in stores nationwide and online beginning Nov. 2 for $199.99
to eligible customers with a two-year agreement.* Customers can visit
http://www.T-Mobile.com/CLIQ to learn more about CLIQ and MOTOBLUR and
register for updates.