Chicago and Atlanta?January 31, 2006 ? Cingular Wireless, the nation's largest wireless carrier, and Motorola, Inc. (NYSE: MOT), a global leader in wireless device design, today announced the availability of the ultra-slim Motorola SLVR L7. Delivering dynamic design and superior functionality, the SLVR offers the latest must-have features, including iTunes, in a Motorola one-of-a-kind iconic design.
Redefining thin at less than half an inch and weighing only 3.5 ounces, SLVR's design includes sleek metal housing, a vivid color display and precision cut keypad. Although extremely thin, SLVR is fat with multimedia features, including VGA camera, video capture and playback, and 512 megabytes of optional expandable memory ? ideal for experiencing Cingular's coolest downloadable content from ringtones, games, graphics and more.* Additionally, SLVR delivers iTunes functionality, giving music lovers the ability to carry up to 7 hours of music or 100 of their favorite songs.
?We are excited to bring to market our second device with iTunes. SLVR offers consumers the same iTunes experience they already know and love, now on their wireless phone. We continue to be in sync with how consumers prefer to get their music,? said Marc Lefar, chief marketing officer, Cingular Wireless. ?SLVR signifies another great example of how Cingular is raising the bar as the leader in unique wireless music innovation.?
Offering a host of connectivity options, the Motorola SLVR delivers hands-free conversations via Bluetooth® wireless technology. Cingular customers can also get the quickest access to their favorite online content with Cingular's new MEdia Net, which dramatically reduces the number of clicks it takes to gain access to news and entertainment headlines, sports scores, financial quotes, local weather, and more ? all from the phone.
?In the design tradition of the Motorola RAZR V3, SLVR is also a game changer,? said Richard Chin, corporate vice president, global product marketing, Motorola, Inc. ?SLVR redefines what consumers will expect from the candybar form factor and proves you can have an ultra-thin, high-style mobile with a compelling feature set.?
Motorola SLVR is packaged with everything you need to transfer your favorite iTunes collections from your PC to your wireless phone, including a pre-installed 512 MB MicroSD card, A/C charger, USB cable, stereo headset, 3.5 MM headset adapter, and iTunes.