ATLANTA, Ga. — EarthLink Wireless, a branded service operated by SK-EarthLink, today announced a nationwide agreement with leading retailer OfficeMax, to distribute, market, and sell the new EarthLink Wireless Treo 650 smartphone from palmOne, Inc.
Beginning June 7, the EarthLink Wireless Treo 650 smartphone will be available at OfficeMax stores across the country and will retail at $449 after mail-in rebate with EarthLink Wireless service plans. In addition, consumers will be able to purchase the device online at www.officemax.com beginning June 13.
All Treo 650 smartphones from EarthLink Wireless come pre-loaded with EarthLink??Ts exclusive TotalAccess software, which is designed to deliver a range of personalized content, as well as server-side spamBlocker and Virus Blocker, which eliminate almost 100 percent of spam and protects the users??T inbox from unwanted viruses. In addition, users can get fast and easy access to email, information and favorite features in a simple, integrated interface. Accessing EarthLink??Ts Personal Start Page on the Internet enables users to set up customized content to be delivered wirelessly, such as news, stock prices, sports scores, weather, directions, maps and more.
“The EarthLink Wireless Treo 650 smartphone with exclusive TotalAccess software is perfect for mobile professionals and a logical product line extension for OfficeMax as it already serves the small and medium business and satellite, home office market,” said Brent Cobb, executive vice president of strategy and business development for SK-EarthLink. “This agreement allows us to strengthen and expand our nationwide retail strategy and we look forward to a long and successful partnership with OfficeMax.” The new EarthLink Wireless Treo 650 smartphone, also available at www.earthlink.com/wireless, operates on the CDMA/1xRTT Wireless Network with nationwide coverage in the United States. Calling plans with free night and weekend minutes start at $39.95 per month, with unlimited email and Internet access for an additional $19.95 per month. For more information please visit www.earthlink.com/wireless, or call 1-800-860-5767 or visit any OfficeMax store.
About EarthLink Wireless
EarthLink Wireless is a branded service line of newly established SK-EarthLink, a joint venture between industry leaders SK Telecom and EarthLink. This new wireless company is dedicated to bringing the next generation of high speed mobile communications, business and entertainment to a wireless world. For more, visit www.sk-earthlink.com or call 1-888-304-2773.