Tag Archive: Sprint

Cheap cell phone plans that use the Sprint network

Sprint is currently the fourth largest wireless service provider in the United States, but it’s far from the only one that uses its network. Indeed, much like we find in other carriers, there are plenty of brands who pay for access to its towers.

Each of these mobile virtual network operators (MVNOs) offers its own rate plans, phone selection, billing, and customer service. These companies simply rely on Sprint for cellular coverage.

If you have Sprint and are considering a  [Read More…]

Sprint 5G: Where is it available and which phones offer support?

When it comes to mobile phones and wireless technology, some people like to look ahead to the next big thing. What’s looming on the horizon? As if we’re somehow not happy with what we have in our pocket, we spend time reading rumors, and speculation, looking at leaked photos.

One could argue that 5G is that next big thing, at least for smartphones. Sure, it’s still in its infancy, but the tech, its promises, and benefits won’t be going anywhere  [Read More…]

FCC Chairman formally endorses T-Mobile and Sprint merger

A public vote to approve the merger will likely be held at the next FCC meeting on September 26.

What you need to know FCC Chairman Ajit Pai has formally approval the merger between T-Mobile and Sprint. The draft order circulated by Pai explains the merger between the two carriers will help advance the deployment of 5G wireless networks in the United States. The merger had received the green light from the Justice Department last month.

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The best deals available at Sprint (August 2019)

Everybody loves the chance to save money. Whether it’s keeping a few bucks on an accessory purchase or am opportunity to get a couple hundred back on a new phone, we appreciate the opportunity to save on purchases.

Sprint Deals

Here, we highlight the savings and discounts that can be had at Sprint. This isn’t an exhaustive list, and things might have changed by the time you read this. Nevertheless, we’ve pulled out what we think are the best from  [Read More…]

Sprint says 5G phone from OnePlus coming soon

Sprint today confirmed that it will soon sell its first phone from OnePlus. What’s more, it will support the carrier’s 5G network. Stopping short of any other details, Sprint only says that additional information will be announced “soon.”

“We value OnePlus’ reputation for balancing high-end quality at a great value,” said Dow Draper, Sprint chief commercial officer. “This new smartphone gives Sprint customers another exciting option for accessing their True Mobile 5G experience.”

For what it’s worth, OnePlus does have a  [Read More…]

What happens to Sprint Prepaid, Boost, and Virgin customers under Dish?

The long wait for New T-Mobile is finally coming to an end with clearance from the Department of Justice to complete a merger between Sprint and T-Mobile. One thing you may not have seen coming in this was Dish Network purchasing Sprint Prepaid, Boost Mobile, and Virgin Mobile along with Sprint’s 800Mhz spectrum. So what does this mean for current prepaid customers?

Combining its new Sprint spectrum with its existing portfolio of low-band spectrum, Dish will build a  [Read More…]

T-Mobile / Sprint merger: Here’s how it will affect you

It ain’t over until it’s over, but it’s time to think about how this multi-mega-million dollar deal affects us all.

The U.S. Justice Department has approved the $ 26 billion merger between T-Mobile and Sprint. That’s step one on the long road to a consolidated Sprint/T-Mobile and probably the only step that really counts. That means its time to consider how this will affect us all or if anything is going to change.

DoJ approval was the  [Read More…]

T-Mobile and Sprint are set to merge after Justice Department approval

What you need to know Sprint and T-Mobile are finally merging after a year awaiting regulatory approval. Deal will see Sprint sell prepaid assets, including Boost and Virgin, to Dish for $ 1.4 billion. Dish will also pay over $ 3 billion for Sprint’s 800Mhz spectrum. Dish will have access to T-Mobile’s network for 7 years until it can build its own network. Combined company, also called T-Mobile, will have around 90 million customers.

After a year in  [Read More…]

Dish agrees to pay $5 billion to T-Mobile and Sprint to create new carrier

Dish would pay $ 1.5 billion for prepaid mobile business and $ 3.5 billion for wireless spectrum.

What you need to know The $ 5 billion deal would set Dish up to create a new wireless carrier in the U.S. and ease Justice Department concerns over the T-Mobile and Sprint merger. Dish would pay $ 1.5 billion for prepaid mobile business and $ 3.5 billion for wireless spectrum. The T-Mobile and Sprint merger would still need to  [Read More…]

The LG Stylo 5 and its built-in stylus is now available at Sprint for $288

A Galaxy Note competitor on a budget.

What you need to know The LG Stylo 5 is coming to Sprint with a built-in stylus. It will set you back $ 288 all at once or you can use Sprint Flex to pay $ 25 down and $ 5 per month for 18 months. The Stylo 5 boasts a 6.2-inch screen, 3,500 mAh battery, and runs Android 9 Pie out of the box.

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