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AT&T Mobility and Motorola to Offer the Rugged Tundra VA76r on Jan. 13

January 5, 2009

DALLAS and LAS VEGAS, Jan. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — CES — Today, AT&T
Mobility and Motorola, Inc. (NYSE: MOT) unveiled Motorola Tundra(TM) VA76r, a
rugged 3G clamshell device with a tough exterior that can withstand harsh
environments. Perfect for those who need a durable mobile phone such as
teenagers, outdoor enthusiasts and contractors, Tundra combines uncompromised
call quality, optional workforce management tools, navigation capabilities,
access to the Web on the nation’s fastest 3G network and AT&T Mobility’s Push
To Talk (PTT)(1) service. Available Jan. 13, enterprise and consumer customers
can learn more about Tundra at http://www.att.com/mototundra.

Use It

Versatile and durable, Tundra is designed to withstand the most strenuous
conditions, meeting U.S. 810F Military Specifications (MIL) for drop, dust,
vibration, humidity, severe temperatures and rain.

“On the surface, Tundra looks like a nearly indestructible phone for
contractors, landscapers and other tough work environments,” said Jeff
Bradley
, senior vice president of Devices for AT&T Mobility. “But it’s also an
attractive phone for a wide variety of consumers who are rough on their
phones. Tundra answers that call.”

“Motorola has a long heritage in developing rugged devices that stand up
to the wear and tear of work and recreation while providing one-touch
connectivity to the people and information that matter most,” said Jeff
Miller
, vice president of sales, Motorola Mobile Devices. “Today, we’re
pleased to offer AT&T customers the Motorola Tundra VA76r, with the
functionality they need, such as navigation services and great sound quality,
on the network they want.”

Hear It

Engage in crisp, clear conversations on Motorola Tundra even in harsh
environments with Motorola’s CrystalTalk(TM) Plus with dual microphone
technology or immediately connect to a single person or an entire team with
the touch of a button using PTT technology. Tundra provides exceptional
usability with unique features designed for workforce management, such as
voice activation, phone book locking for call restrictions, a rugged antenna
and keys that can be easily pressed while wearing gloves. AT&T Navigator(1)
provides turn-by-turn directions to new locations and is available with a 30-
day free trial.

While Tundra is a great mobile phone for rugged environments, using PTT
and finding your way with AT&T Navigator, it can do even more with text
messaging, e-mail and Web browsing(1) for information, news and video, all
available at high speeds with 3G connectivity. The feature-rich phone also
offers access to AT&T Music(1) and a 2.0 megapixel camera to snap and share
still images and video. Tundra also has 100 MB of available memory(2) and up
to 4GB of optional removable memory, and it can be paired with a host of
compatible Bluetooth(R)-enabled accessories(3).

Track It

Delivering more than just rugged looks and durability, Tundra features
easy access to AT&T Navigator and enables advanced location and optional add-
on enterprise tracking services such as TeleNav Track(TM) and Xora(TM) Mobile
Workforce Management tools to help users find their way — and their teams –
more efficiently to help increase productivity.

TeleNav Track is a downloadable mobile business application that provides
organizations in transportation, field services, emergency response, shipping
and delivery, and utility services with a cost-effective solution for managing
their mobile workforce and addressing critical business needs. TeleNav Track
features include GPS-enabled tracking, turn-by-turn navigation, individual and
team timecards, job dispatching, customizable wireless forms, bar code
scanning, image capture and signature capture.

Tundra can also be paired with Xora GPS TimeTrack(R) for AT&T, a Web-based
solution offered by AT&T Mobility that helps companies more efficiently manage
their mobile workers. With Xora, companies can track the location and
activities of their workers in real-time, as well as use the Tundra as a
tamper-proof time clock — thereby automating the payroll process. Xora has
helped thousands of companies realize higher productivity and reduced costs –
especially those related to overtime and fuel.

Plus, the Motorola Tundra has a multi-tasking operating system, allowing
more than one application to run at a time. AT&T’s network also allows for
simultaneous voice and data use, so go ahead, answer the phone — TeleNav
Track, Xora or other applications will not be interrupted and will continue to
run seamlessly in the background.

Additionally, Tundra allows workforce managers to lock the address book of
the device, ensuring investments in your mobile workforce are 100 percent
devoted to work.

Pricing and Availability

Motorola Tundra VA76r will be available for $199.99 after a $50 mail-in
rebate with a two-year contract(4) in AT&T stores and online at
http://www.wireless.att.com on Jan. 13. For more information and product
images, visit http://www.att.com/mobilehandsets-news or
http://www.motorola.com/mediacenter.

    For the complete array of AT&T offerings, visit http://www.att.com.

    (1) Network and/or SIM card dependent feature, not available in all areas.
        Airtime, data charges and/or additional charges may apply. Push To
        Talk connectivity requires Push to Talk compatible phones.
    (2) Available user memory varies due to the configuration of the phone,
        which varies by service provider.
    (3) This device supports Bluetooth A2DP and AVRCP profiles. In order for
        Bluetooth devices to communicate with one another, they must utilize
        the same Bluetooth profile. To determine the profiles supported by
        other Motorola devices, visit http://www.motorola.com/bluetooth. For
        other devices, contact their respective manufacturer. Certain
        Bluetooth features including those listed may not be supported by all
        compatible Bluetooth-enabled devices, and/or the functionality of such
        features may be limited in certain devices, or by certain wireless
        carriers. Contact your wireless carrier about feature availability and
        functionality.
    (4) For the Motorola Tundra VA76r pay $249.99, and after mail-in rebate,
        receive $50 AT&T promotion card. A two-year service agreement is also
        required. AT&T promotion card valid wherever major credit cards are
        accepted and for 120 days after issue date. May be used to pay
        wireless bill. Not redeemable for cash and cannot be used for cash
        withdrawal at ATMs or at automated gas pumps

About AT&T

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subsidiaries and affiliates, AT&T operating companies, are the providers of
AT&T services in the United States and around the world. Among their offerings
are the world’s most advanced IP-based business communications services and
the nation’s leading wireless, high speed Internet access and voice services.
In domestic markets, AT&T is known for the directory publishing and
advertising sales leadership of its Yellow Pages and YELLOWPAGES.COM
organizations, and the AT&T brand is licensed to innovators in such fields as
communications equipment. As part of its three-screen integration strategy,
AT&T is expanding its TV entertainment offerings. In 2008, AT&T again ranked
No. 1 on Fortune magazine’s World’s Most Admired Telecommunications Company
list and No. 1 on America’s Most Admired Telecommunications Company list.
Additional information about AT&T Inc. and the products and services provided
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About Motorola

Motorola is known around the world for innovation in communications. The
company develops technologies, products and services that make mobile
experiences possible. Our portfolio includes communications infrastructure,
enterprise mobility solutions, digital set-tops, cable modems, mobile devices
and Bluetooth accessories. Motorola is committed to delivering next generation
communication solutions to people, businesses and governments. A Fortune 100
company with global presence and impact, Motorola had sales of US $36.6
billion
in 2007. For more information about our company, our people and our
innovations, please visit http://www.motorola.com.

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