Cricket to Bring World’s Largest Working Cell Phone to Philadelphia
~Philadelphians Invited to Make the Biggest Calls of their Life on the Guinness World Record-Breaking Samsung Phone~
Cricket is also asking Philadelphians to “Respekt their Voices” and showcase their singing skills on the world’s largest “cell phone” stage. During this fun promotion, each person will have the opportunity to sing the “Respect” song in the phone’s interactive video booth. Videos will be posted on YouTube for friends, family and loyal Cricket users across the country to enjoy.
“Bringing the world’s largest working cell phone to
Cricket and Samsung Mobile will also offer interactive activities onsite. Philadelphians can go hand to hand in a texting competition booth where they can win fun prizes. They can have their pictures taken in front of the phone and have them uploaded to www.getsomerespekt.com where the photos can be shared with family and friends. There will also be an experiential display area featuring Cricket and Samsung Mobile products.
“The QWERTY keyboard on the Samsung Messager(TM) makes text messaging easy and it is the perfect device to use as the world’s largest working cell phone,” said
The Messager is equipped with a slide-out QWERTY keyboard, built-in 1.3-megapixel digital camera and MP3 player, as well as a variety of downloadable applications and games. Available in navy blue and green, the Samsung Messager features multiple Bluetooth profiles, including stereo Bluetooth and file transfer capabilities for easy file and object exchange. The phone also includes a MicroSD slot for a removable memory card that allows customers to easily store their favorite music and photos. The Samsung Messager is sold at Cricket stores throughout the U.S. Visit www.mycricket.com for more information.
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