The metal-banded smartphone is now available exclusively through AT&T, both online and at the carrier's retail stores. It costs $200 under contract.
AT&T's Randall Stephenson plans to lean on DirecTV relationships to strike new media deals.
The Modio Case provides battery capacity, the potential for more storage and a 4G LTE connection.
The carrier previously had a plan to extend its 4G LTE network to the skies in late 2015.
The new Nexus phone, rumored to have an imminent debut, can be seen on an AT&T page among items recently viewed.
The carrier will begin trials of Digital Life Care this year and launch the service commercially in 2015.
AT&T exec Ralph de la Vega also says he expects customer turnover to remain near record-low levels in the current quarter.
AT&T pushes an iPad promotion in order to move older iPhone inventory ahead of next month's expected iPhone launch.
Consumer are adopting Amazon's flagship phone at a much slower rate than other smartphones, but that's to be expected, since it's only offered so far on AT&T, Chitika Insights says.
The 4G LTE-ready Windows Phone 8.1 handset will be available on the carrier's prepaid wireless service on July 25.