iPhone 5 Launch with Unlimited Data Plan (Sprint) – According to Bloomberg, Sprint to start offering to Launch Apple iPhone 5 next Month and also Launch Unlimited Data Plan for the Next Gen iPhone 5 by mid-october.
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So, Sprint is ready to Offer Unlimited Data Plan for iPhone 5 Launch in coming days after Launching iPhone 5, as reports surfaced from the Wall Street Journal too. The carrier is said to be launching the iPhone 5 in mid-October under its new deal with Apple.
Sprint Nextel Corp. (S) will offer Apple Inc. (AAPL)’s iPhone next month with unlimited data service plans to distinguish itself from rivals AT&T Inc. (T) and Verizon Wireless, according to people familiar with the matter.
Sprint, the third-largest U.S. wireless carrier, plans to begin selling the device in mid-October under a deal with Apple for the next model, the iPhone 5 , said the people, who wouldn’t be identified because the plans aren’t public. Becoming the country’s only operator to offer the device with unlimited data service for a flat fee may help Sprint draw customers from AT&T and Verizon Wireless, which already carry the phone, they said.
According to Macrumors on this Topic :
Unlimited data is a significant selling point for Sprint, which offers a package of unlimited voice and data for $99.99 per month on several existing smartphones. Both AT&T and Verizon offered unlimited data on the iPhone when they launched the device, but both carriers have switched to tiered data plans for new customers. Existing customers who had previously signed up for unlimited data have been allowed to maintain their data plans. via