Libertyville, Ill. ? 23 May 2006 ? Adding vibrant color to modern and fresh design, Motorola Inc. (NYSE: MOT) and T-Mobile USA, Inc. today announced the nationwide availability of the Motorola PEBL™ Colors exclusively at T-Mobile retail stores, selected dealers and online t-mobile.com.
Building on the innovative design of the Motorola PEBL, the new Motorola PEBL Colors have the same softly rounded contours, sleek soft-touch texture, sculpted clamshell shape, smooth dual-hinge opening mechanism and the addition of one prominent ingredient ? dramatic color. Offered in green, blue and orange, the vivid hues give one more way for consumers to choose a mobile design that fits their individual style.
?The Motorola PEBL Colors are the latest step in the journey to provide products that allow consumers to express style without sacrificing ease-of-use or design,? said Jim Wicks, vice president and director, Consumer Experience Design, Motorola. ?Combining simple and powerful design with high functionality, the PEBL Colors offer more than a communication experience ? they offer a choice of rich colors and a high-concept design for an ideal lifestyle accessory.?
Michael Gallelli, director and head of Product Marketing, T-Mobile USA, said "T-Mobile continues to lead the way in bringing iconic handsets to market in exciting new colors. The design, colors, and features of the Motorola PEBL deliver a compelling experience for those who want stand-out style and communication options."
Blending style and value, the Motorola PEBL Colors combine Motorola's innovative design with a set of sophisticated features including Bluetooth® wireless technology* and media tools including an embedded VGA camera with video record and playback. With independent Advanced Voice Recognition and quad-band technology for global connectivity**, the Motorola PEBL Colors ensure consumers are as connected - and stylish - as they want to be.
Celebrating the in-store availability of the Motorola PEBL Colors at T-Mobile, Motorola is temporarily changing the face of well-known locations with giant strips of vivid color in the world's most progressive and exciting cities. Starting with New York City's Bryant Park from May 23 ? May 26 and Chicago's John Hancock Building Plaza from May 25 ? May 29, patrons will see these locations undergo colorful makeovers as part of the large-scale outdoor art installation project.