Be Thankful for $29.99 Gateway LT Netbook and Much More at Verizon Wireless

The Nation's Largest Wireless Carrier Makes the Holidays Affordable by Offering Great Deals This Weekend on Some of its Most Popular Devices

Nov 24, 2009, 18:10 ET from Verizon Wireless

IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 24 /PRNewswire/ --

WHAT:       Verizon Wireless is celebrating the Thanksgiving holiday and
            Black Friday, the biggest shopping day of the year, by
            offering industry-leading deals on many of its most popular
            devices, including the *Gateway LT Netbook. Weighing less
            than three pounds, the Gateway LT Netbook is a multimedia mini
            powerhouse for only $29.99. Running on America's largest 3G
            network, this mobile personal computer is Wi-Fi capable for
            on-the-go Internet access, boasts a 10.1-inch screen,
            a 160 GB hard drive and one GB of RAM.

            Other low-price deals this holiday shopping weekend include,
            but are not limited to:
            --  HTC Ozone: Wi-Fi capable global smartphone for only $9.99
                (buy one get one free)
            --  LG Versa: the touchscreen phone for gamers, for only
                $29.99 (buy one get one free)
            --  MiFi 2200 Intelligent Mobile Hotspot: Wi-Fi wherever you
                go for up to five people for only $49.99 after $50 mail in
                rebate. (Black Friday only.)
            --  Nokia 7705 Twist: offered this weekend for only $29.99
            --  Blackberry Pearl Flip: one of the most popular Blackberry
                phones for only $9.99 (buy any Blackberry device, get one

            *$129, 2-yr price -- $100 mail-in rebate debit card. Requires
             a Mobile Broadband Plan.

WHEN:       Friday, November 27 - Monday, November 30 only

WHERE:      All Verizon Wireless Communications Stores and via

QUOTE:      "We are offering the absolute best deals in the wireless
            industry this holiday season. Along with great prices on
            amazing devices, we want our customers to be connected to our
            3G network, the largest in the country. We hope consumers
            will take advantage of these deals this weekend," said Luis
            Cruz, President of Verizon Wireless - West region.

ABOUT       Verizon Wireless operates the nation's most reliable and
VERIZON     largest wireless voice and data network, serving 87.7 million
WIRELESS:   customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with more
            than 87,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint
            venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE:   VZ) and Vodafone
            (Nasdaq and LSE: VOD).  For more information, visit

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