U.S. Cellular Begins Presale for Moto X(TM) With Exclusive Offer for Free
Motorola Boom Headset
Device Is Now Available for Preorder on the Web
CHICAGO, IL -- (Marketwired) -- 08/01/13 -- U.S. Cellular (NYSE:
USM) announces that Moto X is available for customers to preorder at
uscellular.com/motox, and it will be available for purchase later
this month. Moto X is offered in Woven White and Woven Black and is
$199.99 with an instant rebate. In addition, U.S. Cellular
exclusively is offering a $59.99 Motorola Boom headset for free to
anyone who pre-orders the device online.
"We're excited to offer our customers this amazing Motorola device
that has features and tools to help you simplify and enhance your
life," said Joe Settimi, vice president of products, pricing and
innovation for U.S. Cellular. "Moto X lets you experience key
features like Quick Capture Camera. With a twist of a wrist it gives
you the ability to capture meaningful moments instantly with friends
With the Active Display, Moto X tells you what you need to know --
even when you're not touching it. Instead of a blinking light,
information important to you quietly appears on the screen. When you
pick it up, Moto X is curved to fit right in your hand. Easily it
becomes your camera, so you can get the shots you'd otherwise miss.
Moto X is the first smartphone to be designed and assembled in the
Moto X has a 4.7-inch AMOLEDâ„¢ display, weighs only 130 grams and has
a 10 megapixel back camera and a 2 megapixel front camera. Moto X
includes 16GB of onboard memory and comes with an extra 50GB of free
storage for 2 years on Google Drive.
-- Active Display: Moto X is always ready to tell you what you need to
know. Information appears on the screen to tell you what you need to
-- Touchless Control: To use your Moto X, you only need your voice. Because
it's always listening and ready to respond with Google Now, Moto X
doesn't guess like other phones do, it knows.
-- Quick Capture Camera: Just by twisting your wrist twice, your Moto X is
ready to take a picture. Touch anywhere on the screen, and you'll get an
amazing shot, all in just a few seconds.
Moto X is the latest device to join U.S. Cellular's 4G LTE line-up.
Currently, 61 percent of customers have access to 4G LTE speeds and
87 percent will have access by the end of the year. Customers who
purchase Moto X from U.S. Cellular also receive a valuable rewards
program that recognizes customer loyalty.
U.S. Cellular, in partnership with King Street Wireless, currently
offers 4G LTE service covering 61 percent of its customers in select
cities in Illinois, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, Missouri, New Hampshire,
North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont,
Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin. By the end of this
year, nearly 90 percent of U.S. Cellular customers will have access
to 4G LTE speeds. For more information about the 4G LTE experience,
4G LTE not available in all areas. See uscellular.com/4G for detailed
coverage info. 4G LTE service is provided in partnership with King
Street Wireless. LTE is a trademark of ETSI.
About King Street Wireless, L.P.
King Street Wireless, L.P. currently holds 700 MHz wireless spectrum
in 27 states and is partnering with Chicago-based U.S. Cellular to
deliver high-speed 4G LTE service to U.S. Cellular's customers in
several of the carrier's markets. King Street Wireless is
headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia where it is recognized for its
involvement in its community both through its economic development
and philanthropic efforts. To learn more about King Street Wireless,
About U.S. Cellular
U.S. Cellular rewards its customers with unmatched benefits and
industry-leading innovations designed to elevate the customer
experience. The Chicago-based carrier has a strong line-up of
cutting-edge devices that are all backed by its high-speed network
that has the highest call quality of any national carrier. Currently,
61 percent of customers have access to 4G LTE speeds and nearly 90
percent will have access by the end of 2013. U.S. Cellular was named
a J.D. Power and Associates Customer Service Champion in 2012 for the
second year in a row. To learn more about U.S. Cellular, visit one of
its retail stores or uscellular.com. To get the latest news, promos
and videos, connect with U.S. Cellular on Facebook.com/uscellular,
Twitter.com/uscellular and YouTube.com/uscellularcorp.
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