OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Sept. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Sprint (NYSE: S) today announced it will offer the most advanced iPhones ever, iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max, and Apple Watch Series 4, beautifully redesigned with breakthrough communication, fitness and health capabilities. To help Apple Watch Series 4 (GPS + Cellular) customers get started, Sprint will also offer a special introductory cellular trial.
For just two weeks, get iPhone XS for $0 per month with eligible trade-in and Sprint Flex Lease. Or choose iPhone XS Max for just $4.17 per month with Sprint Flex Lease with eligible trade-in.1 Beginning today, pre-order iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max at www.sprint.com/iPhone and order Apple Watch Series 4 at www.sprint.com/applewatch beginning today. They will be available in stores starting on Friday, Sept. 21.
Introducing iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max
iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max are the most advanced iPhones ever, taking the vision for the future of the smartphone to a new level, featuring stunning 5.8-inch and 6.5-inch Super Retina displays that offer remarkable brightness and true blacks while showing 60 percent greater dynamic range in HDR photos. iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max bring an improved dual camera system that offers breakthrough photo and video features, A12 Bionic chip with next-generation Neural Engine, faster Face ID, wider stereo sound, longer battery life, splash and water resistance2 the most durable glass ever in a smartphone, a beautiful new gold finish that joins silver and space gray, and introduce Gigabit-class LTE for even faster download speeds.3 iPhone XS Max offers a more immersive experience with over 3 million pixels for videos, movies and games, offering the largest display ever in an iPhone. Both phones introduce Dual SIM to iPhone through the use of a nano-SIM and digital eSIM.4
iPhone XR Coming on Oct. 26
Additionally, iPhone XR, bringing the latest iPhone innovations to more people, will be available to pre-order at Sprint on Friday, Oct. 195. iPhone XR features an all-screen glass and aluminum design with a 6.1-inch Liquid Retina display — the most color accurate in the industry, with wide color support and True Tone for a more natural viewing experience. iPhone XR features A12 Bionic with next-generation Neural Engine, the TrueDepth camera system, faster Face ID, an advanced camera system that creates dramatic portraits using a single camera lens, LTE Advanced for fast download speeds and six beautiful finishes.
New Advancements with Apple Watch Series 4
Apple Watch Series 4 is redesigned and re-engineered to help users stay connected, be more active and manage their health in powerful new ways. It features a stunning 30 percent larger display, a thinner, smaller case and a new interface with more information and richer detail. Apple Watch Series 4 with watchOS 5 brings advanced activity and communications features, along with revolutionary health capabilities, including a new accelerometer and gyroscope, which are able to detect hard falls, and an electrical heart rate sensor that can take an electrocardiogram (ECG) using the new ECG app,6 which has been granted a De Novo classification by the FDA.
Fastest iPhones on Sprint's Next-Gen Network
With advanced features and HPUE (high performance user equipment), iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max and iPhone XR will offer better network coverage, including indoors, and the best-ever iPhone network performance on the Sprint network. They will leverage the latest Gigabit-class LTE capabilities Sprint is rolling out as part of its massive Next-Gen Network investment to improve coverage, reliability and speed nationwide. In fact, Sprint has the most improved network according to Ookla as shown in Speedtest Intelligence data7 and PCMag's 2018 Fastest Mobile Networks report. In both, the company's year-over-year increase in national average download speeds outpaced the competitors8, including an 87 percent lift as reported in PCMag's annual tests.
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 54.6 million connections as of June 30, 2018, 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. Today, Sprint's legacy of innovation and service continues with an increased investment to dramatically improve coverage, reliability and speed across its nationwide network and commitment to launching the first 5G mobile network in the U.S. You can learn more and visit Sprint at www.sprint.com or www.facebook.com/sprint and www.twitter.com/sprint.
1 iPhone XS 64GB $0/mo. after $41.67/mo. credit, applied within 2 bills. iPhone XS Max 64GB $4.17/mo. after $41.67/mo. credit. Bothe offers require 18 mo. lease, new line or eligible upgrade and approved credit. If you cancel wireless service, remaining balance on device becomes due. Excludes tax. New lines of service eligible trade-in: iPhone 7/7+/8/8+/X, Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+/S8 Active/S9/S9+/Note8, LG G7 ThinQ, Google Pixel 2/2 XL Upgrade eligible trade-ins: iPhone X/8+/8, Samsung Galaxy S9/S9+/S8 Active/Note8, LG G7 ThinQ
2 iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max are splash-, water- and dust-resistant, and were tested under controlled laboratory conditions with a rating of IP68 under IEC standard 60529 (maximum depth of 2 meters up to 30 minutes). Splash, water and dust resistance are not permanent conditions, and resistance might decrease as a result of normal wear. Do not attempt to charge a wet iPhone; refer to the user guide for cleaning and drying instructions. Liquid damage not covered under warranty.
3 Speeds vary based on site conditions and carrier. For details on LTE support, see apple.com/iphone/LTE.
4 Dual SIM support will be available via a free software update later this fall. Use of Dual SIM requires two wireless service plans (which may include restrictions on roaming). Certain restrictions apply to use.
5 iPhone XR has not been authorized as required by the rules of the Federal Communications Commission. iPhone XR is not, and may not be, offered for sale or lease, or sold or leased, until authorization is obtained.
6 ECG app coming later this year (US only)
7 See http://speedtest.net/reports/united-states/ for more information.
8 Based on analysis by Ookla® of Speedtest Intelligence® data for average download speeds from June 2017 to June 2018 for all mobile results. Ookla trademarks used under license and reprinted with permission.