The nation's third-place carrier today announced that it has reached its 474th market with 4G LTE connectivity, launched HD Voice calling nationwide, and it's now giving a guarantee that consumers will be pleased after 30 days of service.
Anyone wanting a tougher version of the Samsung Galaxy smartphones has had to turn to the Active series sold on AT&T, but Sprint today announced that it has its own special Samsung smartphone targeted at users with an "active lifestyle."
Sprint has announced that it has reached roaming agreements with 12 rural and regional carriers that will make their devices capable of accessing s Sprint's 4G LTE network. The roaming agreements should improve coverage outside of major metropolitan areas when subscribers travel into areas where those operators have yet to build 4G networks.
More details surrounding the proposed merger between T-Mobile and Sprint are emerging as reports of the deal being struck pick up pace. Analysts and the tech community alike have been debating which company will fold into the other, will Sprint continue or will it be T-Mobile?
Adding insurance to the costs of a monthly insurance plan can sometimes be a worthless expenditure that subscribers never claim, which is why many elect not to sign-up when purchasing the device. Sprint is giving those customer a chance to rethink that decision.
Sprint Chairman and SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son lives in Japan but he says he takes inspiration from "the American dream" and wants to make the United States shine as a beacon when it comes to the wireless industry. That's why, Son says, he wants to buy T-Mobile.
Multiple reliable churners of the rumor mill say that Google will replace Nexus devices with a co-developed "Android Silver" program with smartphone makers. The latest chatter is that one of the first phones will be a Sprint-bound device with a Snapdragon 810.
Sprint released an over-the-air update for the HTC One Max yesterday. Though the focus of the update was on the many software additions of version 6 of the Sense user interface, Sprint today announced that it has added the One Max to the list of devices that support Wi-Fi Calling. The update enables Sprint's service that connects phones o home or public Wi-Fi hotspots and routes calls for unlimited domestic phone calls or messaging. Customers on unlimited plans still benefit because connecting to Wi-Fi rather than cellular means improved coverage indoors or in areas of weak network performance. Wi-Fi calling is also available on the Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini, Galaxy Mega, Galaxy Note 3, and Galaxy S4 Spark edition.
Unlimited data is still allowed at Sprint, but there are still limits to how much data the carrier will let some customers use in congested areas. Sprint is reportedly notifying some subscribers that they will throttle their speeds in order to maintain a quality network experience.
Sprint today announced a new add-on for its Framily plans that will offer subscribers the ability to place international phone calls to landlines and mobile devices in dozens of countries, or send unlimited text messages to several dozen more.