Verizon Wireless announced that the highly anticipated limited edition DROID™ R2-D2™ by Motorola will be available online at www.verizonwireless.com and in select Verizon Wireless Communication stores beginningSept. 30.
With a graphic design to look like the iconic Astromech Droid from the Star Wars™ Saga, the DROID™ R2-D2™ by Motorola will be packaged in a custom box resembling carbonite and come with a Star Wars media dock and wired stereo headset. Exclusive content comespre-loaded on the special edition smartphone, including:
- R2-D2 notification sounds and ringtones
- Four live wallpapers
- R2-D2 Clock Widget
- "The Best of R2-D2" video with the original Cantina music
- Exclusive Binoculars App
Available for $249 after a $100 mail-in rebate with a new two-year customer agreement, users will need to subscribe to a Nationwide Talk plan or a Nationwide Talk & Text plan (beginning at $39.99monthly access) and an Email and Web for Smartphone plan (beginning at $29.99 for unlimited monthly access).