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Giveaway: Motorola DROID RAZR and DROID BIONIC

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Giveaway: Motorola DROID RAZR and DROID BIONIC
We really can't think of too many things in this world that are cooler than purchasing a new phone, but one of those rare activities does come to mind right now, and it's winning a new phone, through a giveaway, just like this one! Yeah, getting the latest technology in your hands without having to spend a dime is certainly cooler than slaughtering your piggy bank, and we're happy to tell you that thanks to our buddies from RadioShack, two of you have the chance to win a new handset. What we have here to give away are a Motorola DROID RAZR and a DROID BIONIC - both being extremely capable and contemporary Android smartphones. All of this is made possible because of RadioShack's Mobile Makeover Month initiative. And here's what it's all about...

Giveaway: Motorola DROID RAZR and DROID BIONIC
In case you didn't know, this April (1-28) is RadioShack's Mobile Makeover Month, which aims to help you get rid of some unused technology by guaranteeing a minimum $30 (and a maximum $300) trade-in value for your old gadget, upon purchasing a new one. You can trade-in all kinds of working gear: phones, cameras, MP3 players, etc., so no matter what old tech you have lying around, it should be good for at least a $30 store credit. Of course, there are the usual restrictions to this promotion, which you can check out in the press release below. You can trade your old device in at a retail RadioShack location, or online here, where you can also determine the value of your device.


And now for the fun part - the one that may get you a brand new DROID RAZR or BIONIC! Here's what you have to do:

1. Think of an answer to the following question: "What was your very first phone, and is it still lying around?"

2. If you haven't already, please Like our Facebook page, and post your answer as a comment to the picture that you'll find through this link.



And that's it, you've now entered the game and have a chance to win! The two lucky fellows will be chosen randomly next Wednesday (April 18) and will be contacted via a private message in Facebook.

*Update April 18th 2012* We've drawn the two winners; Anthony and Chris, please check your private messages!

Here's a promo video by RadioShack for more details about its Mobile Makeover Month:




Giveaway terms:

  • By entering this promotion, participants agree to be bound by these terms and that the decision of Phone Arena is final and binding in all matters relating to this promotion.
  • The draw is open only to USA residents aged 18 or over, other than employees of phonearena.com, its agencies or their families.
  • Phone Arena reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value if this is necessary for reasons beyond its control. No cash alternative to the prize will be offered.
  • Phone Arena reserves the right to re-draw the prize if the prize-winner does not reply within three days after being contacted.
  • Phone Arena accepts no responsibility for any loss, damage, injury or disappointment suffered by any entrant resulting from entering this prize draw or by the entrant's acceptance of the prize.
  • Phone Arena reserves the right to alter, amend or foreclose this Free Prize Draw without prior notice in the event of unforeseen circumstances, which make this unavoidable.


+- Press Release



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posted on 11 Apr 2012, 06:09 1

1. pitbullk9 (Posts: 2; Member since: 11 Apr 2012)


Motorola Star Tac

posted on 11 Apr 2012, 06:11

2. pitbullk9 (Posts: 2; Member since: 11 Apr 2012)


No, I don't have it anymore. I threw it away a long time ago

posted on 11 Apr 2012, 06:18

3. veevans01 (Posts: 29; Member since: 09 Jan 2012)


My 1st cell phone was an LG TM-510. Worked well and had it for a long time. Don't have it anymore because the hinge snapped.

posted on 11 Apr 2012, 06:18

4. mikeyinthecaddy (Posts: 3; Member since: 29 Jun 2011)


Motorola V60S I went through 5 of them in less then a year

posted on 11 Apr 2012, 06:24

6. roscuthiii (Posts: 2226; Member since: 18 Jul 2010)


I refuse to Facebook so I guess I'm out of the giveaway, but I'll still share my first phone here anyhow. Stationed in Korea back in '99, my first phone was a prepaid G2 phone by Hanwha. The retailer had to write the instructions down in English for me on a post-it to attach to the interior of the flip cover.
Sadly, it did not survive an around-the-world Myung Jin [drunk] bus trip back to my post. Still have it's replacement in storage though.

posted on 11 Apr 2012, 06:25 3

7. Ray.S (Posts: 339; Member since: 19 Jul 2011)


Please don't post your answers here. You have to post them as comments to this picture: http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10150730122429598&set=a.10150238082179598.333963.95359254597&type=1

posted on 11 Apr 2012, 06:33 2

8. PAPINYC (banned) (Posts: 2315; Member since: 30 Jul 2011)


My first cell phone was through AT&T and it was constructed of a long clothes line with paper cups on either end. And, yes, still used by AT&T; it's their flagship device.

posted on 11 Apr 2012, 07:44

9. mannebhushan (Posts: 3; Member since: 10 Apr 2012)


Nokia 1209 is My First cell phone and still i am using it along with another Nokia X2 which baught just 1 year back.

posted on 11 Apr 2012, 07:48 2

10. Tarzan (Posts: 63; Member since: 26 Feb 2012)


Another US only giveaway. If I'm willing to pay for shipping would I be able to compete ?
No joke, I'm serious.

posted on 11 Apr 2012, 08:00

11. KingKurogiii (Posts: 5711; Member since: 23 Oct 2011)


i commented! not telling which one was me though! ;P

posted on 11 Apr 2012, 08:00

12. Invizz (Posts: 1; Member since: 11 Apr 2012)


My first was Motorola cd920
Still working and i still have it. Just lost my charger :/...

posted on 11 Apr 2012, 08:05

13. mrvid (Posts: 77; Member since: 02 Oct 2008)


The old brick phone! And no, it long gone.

posted on 11 Apr 2012, 08:20

14. moronman66 (Posts: 162; Member since: 09 Jan 2012)


Motorola W376g (basically the Motorola RAZR, except with a worse camera, a lot thicker and uglier, and on Tracfone), and I could probably find it if I tried hard enough, but I don't believe it works

posted on 11 Apr 2012, 09:30

15. keabie18 (Posts: 2; Member since: 20 Nov 2011)


Motorola Krazr. Wanted to be different and not get the RAZR like everyone else. Still have it.

posted on 11 Apr 2012, 10:15

16. newuser1 (Posts: 257; Member since: 10 Dec 2010)


my firs phone was a very basic phone. I throw it away long time ago.

posted on 11 Apr 2012, 10:22

17. wingedbull79 (Posts: 3; Member since: 01 Mar 2012)


First Phone: NOKIA 6110 and it's been long gone! I need a new phone though!

posted on 11 Apr 2012, 10:28

18. xcasasx (Posts: 24; Member since: 03 Mar 2012)


My first phone was the motorola razar oh boy that was the phone to have back in the dayy !:)

posted on 11 Apr 2012, 10:29

19. SirLandry (Posts: 4; Member since: 26 Mar 2012)


Samsung SCH-A650! It was an extremely tiny no camera having silver flip phone with the best cell reception I have ever had! I lost that phone twice and it came back to me! One time it fell off the back of my brother's vehicle bumper where I left it and ended up on the interstate while we were on the way from Louisiana back to Alabama and a road worker found it and actually mailed it back to me! One of the hinges was a little damaged but it got me through to my next upgrade!

posted on 11 Apr 2012, 10:36

20. lamaboy (Posts: 6; Member since: 22 Mar 2012)


My first phone was a Nokia 5165. I don't have it anymore but I do have one of the changeable faceplates in a junk drawer in the garage!

http://www.phonearena.com/phones/Nokia-5165_id22

posted on 11 Apr 2012, 10:37

21. superdib (Posts: 1; Member since: 11 Apr 2012)


My first phone was the Kyocera Candid for cricket. It's still in my house somewhere.

posted on 11 Apr 2012, 10:40

22. ededic00 (Posts: 1; Member since: 11 Dec 2010)


Nokia 252, Still have it. It was a TracFone and I'm pretty sure it didn't have text messaging on it. But I was in middle school and had to have a cellphone.

posted on 11 Apr 2012, 11:33

23. OroO708 (Posts: 12; Member since: 07 Jun 2011)


too bad can't join cuz US only again. wanna international giveaway~
anyway my first was nokia N-gage QD. lost it, got stolen in the dormitory.really loved it thou.. ^.^

posted on 11 Apr 2012, 13:00

24. ste-v-p (Posts: 8; Member since: 02 Mar 2012)


Motorola Star Tac...best at its time

posted on 11 Apr 2012, 15:02

25. charulo316 (Posts: 32; Member since: 31 Oct 2011)


My first phone was a motorola T120 flip phone. i still have it somewhere but it doesnt work.

posted on 11 Apr 2012, 17:16

26. Saamic (Posts: 119; Member since: 20 Feb 2012)


I forgot the name of the company... I think it was audiotech or something like that, lol. It was 5 or 6 years ago.

I threw it away

posted on 11 Apr 2012, 19:46

27. belovedson (Posts: 998; Member since: 30 Nov 2010)


\ NOKIA 6110 and it's been long gone!

posted on 11 Apr 2012, 22:38

28. Cwebb (Posts: 501; Member since: 05 Oct 2011)


Too bad I played baseball with my old Tracphone. I'm also getting an consensus that most of started on Tracphone lol

posted on 11 Apr 2012, 23:19

29. a961009 (Posts: 120; Member since: 04 Aug 2011)


So sad that only us residents can join... should I have to buy a airplane ticket to go us from s.korea?

posted on 12 Apr 2012, 00:29

30. jlee10045 (Posts: 4; Member since: 03 Mar 2012)


I never had a smartphone before because I was in the military... This would be my first one if I win.

posted on 12 Apr 2012, 05:14

31. love_to_hate (Posts: 4; Member since: 12 Apr 2012)


nokia 3660

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