OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – September 16, 2013 — Sprint (NYSE:S) today turned on 4G LTE service in 34 more markets, featuring an enhanced customer experience that provides faster data speeds in more places where customers want it. With an expanding all-new 4G network plus the groundbreaking Sprint Unlimited Guarantee, customers can get unlimited talk, text and data while on the Sprint network guaranteed for the life of the line of service.
34 more 4G LTE markets in September
Bay City, Mich.
Beaumont/Port Arthur, Texas
Bedford, Pa. .
Corpus Christi, Texas
Del Rio, Texas
Fort Atkinson, Wis.
Houma/Bayou Cane/Thibodaux, La.
Juniata and Mifflin counties, Pa.
Lake Charles, La.
Marshfield/Wisconsin Rapids, Wis.
San Angelo, Texas
Sprint already offers 4G LTE in such major cities as Atlanta, Boston, Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles and San Juan, Puerto Rico. With today’s announcement, Sprint now provides LTE service in 185 markets nationwide and is aiming to provide LTE to 200 million people by the end of 2013.
“Today’s announcement means that even more Sprint customers can enjoy the speed and power of Sprint 4G LTE – up to 10 times faster than 3G,” said Bob Azzi, senior vice president-Network, Sprint. “Our nationwide network build includes new 3G and 4G LTE, which provides improved wireless service and also provides new, state-of-the-art, compact and energy-efficient multimodal equipment.” Customers of Sprint’s industry-leading prepaid brands, Virgin Mobile USA and Boost Mobile, also benefit from the new network and expanded 4G LTE service.
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Additionally, Sprint has greatly improved the customer experience during the past several years. According to the 2013 American Customer Satisfaction Index, Sprint is the most improved company in customer satisfaction, across all 47 industries, during the last five years. When you combine Sprint’s top-notch customer service with one of Sprint’s powerful 4G LTE devices – such as Samsung ATIV S™ Neo and HTC® 8XT, Sprint’s first Windows Phone 8 devices, the popular Samsung Galaxy S® 4 and BlackBerry® Q10 – it’s easy to see that Sprint is the best choice in wireless. And now, with the Sprint Unlimited Guarantee, customers on an Unlimited, My WaySM or My All-inSM plan are guaranteed unlimited talk (calls to any wireline or mobile phone), text and data while on the Sprint network, for the life of the line of service.i
The Sprint 4G LTE network is also offered through Sprint Emerging & Wholesale Solutions, which offers wholesale 4G LTE service to Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNOs).
For the most up-to-date details on Sprint’s 4G LTE portfolio and rollout, visit www.sprint.com/network.