OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (BUSINESS WIRE), February 20, 2015 – Continuing its pledge to offer U.S. wireless consumers the best value in wireless, Sprint (NYSE: S) announced today a new offer in its popular Family Share Pack plans. For $90 per month, customers can get up to 10 lines with unlimited talk, text and 12GB of high-speed data to share on the Sprint network1. This is the best family share plan available among all the national carriers.
Sprint is reducing the data access charge on the $90 Family Share Pack plan from $25 to $15 for handsets. For customers switching their number to Sprint from another carrier, Sprint is waiving the access charge for handsets, tablets and mobile broadband devices on 12GB or higher data allowances for up to 10 lines for one year.5 All devices must be purchased through Sprint Easy Pay, Sprint Lease or the Sprint iPhone for Life Plan. A family of four will save $720 in data access fees for the year.
In addition, for customers who bring their number and activate on a 12GB or higher Sprint Family Share Pack plan, Sprint will buy out their families’ contracts with an American Express Reward Card worth up to $350 per line6. For a family of four, that’s an additional benefit of up to $1,400. This switching offer is available at Sprint stores, Sprint.com and Sprint Telesales. Customers must register at www.sprint.com/join2015.
Sprint Family Share Pack – How it Works
Sprint is changing the wireless industry with this plan that provides consumers value and flexibility, plus unlimited talk and text.
Customers can build their own plan in three easy steps:
- First, choose the shared data allowance. For example, for 12GB, it is $90 per month for up to 10 lines with the data access charge waived.
- Second, add data access for phones with unlimited talk and text while on the Sprint network.
- Third, add your tablet devices for $10 per month per line and mobile broadband devices for $20 per month per line.
- There is no early termination charge and no annual service contract with non-discounted phones.
For more information, customers can go to www.sprint.com/newday for information on Sprint Family Share Pack.
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 nearly 56 million connections as of Dec. 31, 2014, 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 or www.facebook.com/sprint and www.twitter.com/sprint.
1Offer available until March 12, 2015. $15/line Access Charges for Sprint Easy Pay/Sprint Lease devices waived through March 31, 2016.
2T-Mobile plan includes unlimited international text/data features and unlimited data with speeds slowed down to 2G after reaching 2.5GB/line high-speed data allotment and 5GB/mo of tethering. Other options available.
3AT&T plans include Unlimited Texting to International numbers and 50GB of Cloud Storage. Other options available
4Verizon plans include Unlimited Texting to International number and 25GB of Cloud Storage. Other options available
5Valid when customers ports number to Sprint. It includes $10, $15 or $20 /mo./line access charges waived through March 31, 2016, depending on device. Valid only on 12GB or higher data allowance. Data allowance charges still apply.
6All lines must be ported from an active wireless line at another carrier and remain active and in good standing for at least 45 days to receive the prepaid card. Offer available through March 12, 2015. Allow 12 weeks for your prepaid card to arrive. Register at www.sprint.com/join2015.