OVERLAND PARK, Kan.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sprint (NYSE:S) unveils a simple, yet powerful offer for iPhone fans
today: iPhone Forever, only from Sprint. Anytime customers don’t have
the latest iPhone, they are eligible to upgrade.
Starting today, new and upgrade eligible Sprint customers can get iPhone
for just $22 per month with iPhone Forever. Anytime customers don’t have
the latest iPhone, they are eligible to upgrade. They bring their
iPhone, upgrade on the spot and away they go. It’s that simple. iPhone
Forever is available on any eligible Sprint rate plan and upgrade
eligibility is always included in your price. Qualified customers can get1
a 16GB iPhone 6 model at Sprint branded retail stores, Sprint.com,
1-800-Sprint-1, Best Buy and Target.
Through Dec. 31, 2015, customers on any other carrier or existing Sprint
customers who are upgrade eligible and turn-in any smartphone will get a
promotional rate of just $15 per month on a new iPhone. When they
upgrade to the latest iPhone after Dec. 31, their monthly lease rate
returns to current lease pricing, $22 per month.
Special Promotion – $15 Limited Time Offer
New or existing customers who are upgrade eligible can bring in any
smartphone and get a 16GB iPhone 6 model and their monthly rate will be
reduced to just $15 until their next upgrade. As a special promotion,
customers who get iPhone 6 and upgrade before Dec. 31 continue with the
discount price of $15 until their next upgrade.
Three Key Steps
1. Get a 16GB iPhone 6 model for $22 (or the $15 special promotional
price with trade-in) when you activate on any individual unlimited plan
or family share pack plan.
2. Upgrade to the latest iPhone by the end of the year and keep the $15
a month special promotion price.
3. At your next upgrade, the monthly cost is $22. (Excludes taxes and
service plan charges.)
Stuck in a contract with another carrier? Not anymore. Sprint will pay
off your old phone and contract so you can switch. It’s that easy.
“We asked ourselves, ‘What could we do that would move our customers
forward with the latest and greatest technology every day?’ said Marcelo
Claure, Sprint CEO. “We decided: How awesome would it be if anytime
customers don’t have the latest iPhone, they are eligible to upgrade,
and have it be as simple as handing us your existing iPhone and picking
up a new one – all included in your monthly rate.”
Sprint iPhone Forever offer beats the competition because it’s (a)
forever and (b) less expensive.
iPhone Forever Unlimited Comparison2
|$115 15GB||$100 12GB|
|Monthly Savings with Sprint||$20||$72.50||$52|
For more information on $15 iPhone Forever, go to www.sprint.com/iphoneforever,
call 1-800-SPRINT-1, or visit your local Sprint retail store, Best Buy
or Target. Customers also can get their new phone delivered and set up
for free with Direct2You.
Sprint (NYSE: S) is a communications services company that creates more
and better ways to connect its customers to the things they care about
most. Sprint served more than 57 million connections as of June 30,
2015, and is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying
innovative technologies, including the first wireless 4G service from a
national carrier in the United States; leading no-contract brands
including Virgin Mobile USA, Boost Mobile, and Assurance Wireless;
instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a
global Tier 1 Internet backbone. Sprint has been named to the Dow Jones
Sustainability Index (DJSI) North America for the past four years. You
can learn more and visit Sprint at www.sprint.com
1 Via Sprint Lease with $0 down at signing plus $15 (with
trade-in) on at 22-month lease or $22/month for a 21-month lease for
qualified customers. Payment varies for other memory configurations.
No equipment security deposit required. Req. service plan. Customer
is responsible for insurance and any repairs. If service or lease is
cancelled early, the remaining lease payments become due immediately
and customer must return the device or pay the purchase option.
iPhone Forever: Applies to upgrade on lease. Upgrade does not
include same generation model iPhone. Does not guarantee monthly
payment amount, phone selection, or service plan rates. Contingent
upon product availability. Not transferable. Restrictions apply.
2 All prices and allowances are per month and exclude
taxes and any fees. Comparison does not include optional device
purchase at the end of lease. AT&T and Verizon offers are
installment billing plans and the customer will own the device at
the end of term. Compared to: T-Mobile’s Simple Choice Plan with
unlimited int’l text and data, int’l SMS/MMS and in-flight SMS/MMS
w/Gogol, Rhapsody unration and 7GB of tethering per mo. plus Jump!;
AT&T Mobile Share Value single line with mobile hotspot and texting
to int’l numbers; and Verizon MORE Everything single line with
mobile hotspot and texting to int’l numbers. Int’l roaming compared
to entry-level options for AT&T and Verizon. Other options
available—see carrier websites for details.
Kristin Wallace, 404-649-8222