Verizon turns customers into walking billboards for the DROID

Verizon turns customers into walking billboards for the DROID
It might not be a Dior or even an Arrow shirt, but what cellphone fanatic wouldn't want to own the latest in handset attire? We're talking about the new DROID DOES t-shirts being given away by Verizon to selected owners of the world's only Android 2.0 phone. It's a win-win situation as you get a new shirt to add to your Three Stooges top and Big Red gets walking billboards. And assuming that those who bought the DROID hang out with similarly-minded individuals, the chances are that those who see you wearing it will also come up with the bread to buy their own unit. While Engadget says that Verizon is mailing the shirt to customers, a quick conversation with a rep yielded the info that it is the stores that are now in charge of handing out the shirts. So if you happen to be near your local Big Red store, see if you can score a DROID shirt for yourself.

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source: EngadgetMobile


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15 Comments

12. E.N.

Posts: 2610; Member since: Jan 25, 2009

Verizon is going all out with advertising the Droid. This is probably the most advertising they've put in a phone. Seems almost desperate.

14. BlackberryUser

Posts: 609; Member since: Jun 26, 2009

Yeah, advertising a new product does seem desperate. I mean who would of thought of bringing a phone down to that level where you advertise it. Must mean Verizon is on the edge of failure.

11. MarcMaiden

Posts: 25; Member since: Nov 24, 2009

i personally like the shirt.... its one way to start a fight with the iphone fanboy living across the street! cage match anyone?

13. Iphoneluv

Posts: 59; Member since: Nov 13, 2009

Well the Iphone has been rated as the top smartphone by many and by consumer reports.......Period

15. vzwman

Posts: 385; Member since: Oct 26, 2009

iphoneluv just give it up already man no matter what all yall att/apple a**lickers say, verizons network is still superior not to mention the droid

8. Iphoneluv

Posts: 59; Member since: Nov 13, 2009

Although i like most people enjoy free giveaways, I even have to admit this is pretty freakin lame.....why not just paint your face with a droid does label and walk around times square. I need to be quiet b4 people get anymore great ideas...

6. Osukaru

Posts: 68; Member since: Jul 02, 2008

Give Me the shirt ill wear it.... With the economy any free clothing is accepted! lol

3. *HOVA*

Posts: 564; Member since: Dec 11, 2008

Wow.... The ultimate in geek fanboy attire. This would be a huge hit with a lot of idiots on this site.

4. techie123

Posts: 54; Member since: Mar 25, 2009

I totally agree. I'm a big fan of Verizon and Google's Android phones, but I would not be caught dead wearing this shirt!

5. vzw fanman

Posts: 1977; Member since: Dec 11, 2008

i wouldn't wear one.

7. JackFace

Posts: 190; Member since: Nov 03, 2009

Hell, I'll take a free shirt... Samsung sent us retarded Jack Shirts... Gym Shirt Now...

9. Trobes05

Posts: 106; Member since: Aug 01, 2009

I was thinking the same thing...free shirts always = gym shirts

1. Striker13084

Posts: 128; Member since: Mar 30, 2009

incorrect they were shipped to stores for the employees to wear an fridays. not for customers.

2. thetwiztidfreak

Posts: 19; Member since: Aug 03, 2009

did not get any at my store :( though i would like one for my self

10. BigRed83

Posts: 144; Member since: May 19, 2008

This is part of a thank-you promo for folks who buy in-store. The shirt is shipped to the customer later.

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