|AmazonWireless Expands T-Mobile Offering|
|SEATTLE, Mar 10, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AmazonWireless, an Amazon website offering easy, rebate-free shopping
and FREE Two-Day Shipping of cell phones and service plans, announced
today that it has expanded its offering from T-Mobile(R). In addition to
T-Mobile individual or family plan contract extensions, customers can
now establish a new individual service plan with T-Mobile, with the
option to keep the telephone number from their previous service
provider. This gives customers an even greater experience and selection
of phones to choose from at AmazonWireless.
"We're working relentlessly to increase our selection of phones, service plans and options to meet our customers' needs," said Paul Ryder, vice president of Consumer Electronics for Amazon.com. "Adding more T-Mobile service options is a big step in that direction, and we're thrilled."
As an introductory offer, AmazonWireless customers can shop all available T-Mobile phones and pay no activation fee (a savings of up to $35) now through March 14, 2010. For more details visit www.amazonwireless.com.
Bestselling T-Mobile phones available at AmazonWireless:
1) BlackBerry(R) Bold(TM) 9700-Titanium
2) Motorola CLIQ Android Phone with MOTOBLUR
3) BlackBerry(R) Curve(TM) 8520 - Black
4) BlackBerry(R) Curve(TM) 8520 - White
5) Samsung Highlight t749 Phone
6) Samsung Gravity 2 Phone
7) HTC Touch Pro2(TM)
8) T-Mobile 3G Dash Windows Phone
9) Sony Ericsson Equinox Phone
10)Samsung Behold(R) II
Since its beta launch in July, AmazonWireless now has more than 150 phones in its ever-growing selection from AT&T, Verizon and T-Mobile. Customers can shop for phones by carrier, phone feature, price, color and brand. The site's shopping cart guides customers through each stage of the purchase process, where customers will find familiar Amazon features like bestseller lists, detailed product descriptions and customer reviews. Additionally, customers can still find a full selection of phones from all major carriers, unlocked phones, pre-paid phones and phone accessories on Amazon.com directly.
AmazonWireless is owned and operated by Amazon.com. Customers shop securely with their Amazon.com accounts and benefit from Amazon's world-class service and security. All phones purchased on AmazonWireless are eligible for FREE Two-Day Shipping.
Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN), a Fortune 500 company based in Seattle, opened on the World Wide Web in July 1995 and today offers Earth's Biggest Selection. Amazon.com, Inc. seeks to be Earth's most customer-centric company, where customers can find and discover anything they might want to buy online, and endeavors to offer its customers the lowest possible prices. Amazon.com and other sellers offer millions of unique new, refurbished and used items in categories such as Books; Movies, Music & Games; Digital Downloads; Electronics & Computers; Home & Garden; Toys, Kids & Baby; Grocery; Apparel, Shoes & Jewelry; Health & Beauty; Sports & Outdoors; and Tools, Auto & Industrial. Amazon Web Services provides Amazon's developer customers with access to in-the-cloud infrastructure services based on Amazon's own back-end technology platform, which developers can use to enable virtually any type of business. Kindle and Kindle DX are the revolutionary portable readers that wirelessly download books, magazines, newspapers, blogs and personal documents to a crisp, high-resolution electronic ink display that looks and reads like real paper. Kindle and Kindle DX utilize the same 3G wireless technology as advanced cell phones, so users never need to hunt for a Wi-Fi hotspot. Kindle is the #1 bestselling product across the millions of items sold on Amazon.
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This announcement contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Actual results may differ significantly from management's expectations. These forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties that include, among others, risks related to competition, management of growth, new products, services and technologies, potential fluctuations in operating results, international expansion, outcomes of legal proceedings and claims, fulfillment center optimization, seasonality, commercial agreements, acquisitions and strategic transactions, foreign exchange rates, system interruption, inventory, government regulation and taxation, payments and fraud. More information about factors that potentially could affect Amazon.com's financial results is included in Amazon.com's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including its most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K and subsequent filings.
SOURCE: Amazon.com, Inc.