AT&T Offers Sweet Pricing on Red Handsets for Valentine's Day
SAN ANTONIO, Jan. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In time for Valentine's Day gift-seekers or singles in love with the hottest wireless gadgets on the market, AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) today announced $99.99 promotional pricing through Feb. 14, 2008, on three red feature-packed wireless devices -- the Shine(TM) by LG, the BlackJack(TM) II by Samsung and the BlackBerry(R) Curve 8310. All three devices are exclusive to AT&T. "Chocolates and flowers are standby gifts for Valentine's Day, but this year we're spicing things up by offering terrific deals for those who want to go with something different," said Andy Wilson, vice president of National Marketing for AT&T's wireless unit. "These eye-catching red devices are available at a great promotional price, and with unlimited Mobile to Mobile calling and unlimited text messaging plans, it's easy and affordable for consumers to stay connected with loved ones." The new red Shine by LG is a sliding form-factor device with a 2.2-inch mirror LCD screen that comes pre-loaded with robust features such as AT&T Video Share, Mobile Banking and AT&T Mobile Music, along with a 2.0-megapixel camera and Bluetooth(R) 2.0 capability. The BlackJack II by Samsung gives users access to multiple e-mail accounts and offers over-the-air synchronization of contacts, a calendar and task lists. It comes with a 2.0-megapixel camera, supports multimedia applications -- including AT&T Video Share -- and also has built-in GPS capabilities. The GPS capabilities allow customers to use location-based applications and services, such as TeleNav(R) GPS Navigator(TM), which provides turn-by-turn voice and on-screen directions with 3-D moving maps and traffic alerts. The BlackBerry Curve combines e-mail and messaging capabilities with premium phone and multimedia features, including a 2.0-megapixel camera and AT&T Mobile Music capabilities. The device is Bluetooth 2.0-capable, supports AT&T Push to Talk for walkie-talkie-like communications and comes with built-in GPS capabilities. A wide range of voice and data plans are available for these devices. The handsets and voice plans are available in AT&T retail stores and online at http://www.att.com. Gift-givers on the hunt for wireless accessories for their sweethearts may want to consider an AT&T Tone E-Card. Anyone with an AT&T wireless phone can use a Tone E-Card, valued at $9.99 or $19.99. E-Cards can be ordered online at http://www.att.com/tonecard. After the receiver gets an e-mail message with the PIN code, he or she can shop for ringtones or graphics at MEdia Mall and redeem the gift by entering the eight-digit code in the Coupon/Tone Card Code field on the ringtone or graphic purchase page. For the complete array of AT&T offerings, visit http://www.att.com. Note: This AT&T release and other news announcements are available as part of an RSS feed at http://www.att.com/rss. About AT&T AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) is a premier communications holding company. Its subsidiaries and affiliates, AT&T operating companies, are the providers of AT&T services in the United States and around the world. Among their offerings are the world's most advanced IP-based business communications services and the nation's leading wireless, high speed Internet access and voice services. In domestic markets, AT&T is known for the directory publishing and advertising sales leadership of its Yellow Pages and YELLOWPAGES.COM organizations, and the AT&T brand is licensed to innovators in such fields as communications equipment. As part of its three-screen integration strategy, AT&T is expanding its TV entertainment offerings. Additional information about AT&T Inc. and the products and services provided by AT&T subsidiaries and affiliates is available at http://www.att.com. (C) 2008 AT&T Intellectual Property. All rights reserved. AT&T, the AT&T logo and all other AT&T marks contained herein are trademarks of AT&T Intellectual Property and/or AT&T affiliated companies. All other marks contained herein are the property of their respective owners. For more information and detailed disclaimer information, please review this announcement in the AT&T newsroom at http://www.att.com/newsroom.RELATED LINKS
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