Motorola has just announced in a press release about the limited edition R2-D2 Droid 2. The special edition Star Wars branded Droid 2 will look like the iconic Astromech Droid from the Star Warsâ„¢ Saga’. This special edition Droid 2 will come in a custom box with a Star Wars media dock and a wired stereo headset. It was also rumored that the R2-D2 Droid 2 will come with the OMAP processor being clocked at 1.2 GHz. However, the phone’s processor will be clocked at 1GHz only like its normal’ sibling the Droid 2.
The handset will also come pre-loaded with some exclusive Star Wars content which includes 4 live wallpapers, a R2-D2 clock widget, Star Wars special ringtones, “The Best of R2-D2″ video and an exclusive Binoculars app.
The handset will be available from 30th September at some selected Verizon Wireless stores and online at www.verizonwireless.com. The R2-D2 edition Droid 2 will cost $249 after a $100 mail-in rebate on a two-year contract.