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Press Release -- September 19th, 2017
Source: Sprint Nextel

Update: Sprint Offers iPhone 8 for $0/Month with Eligible Trade-in

iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, Apple Watch Series 3 with built-in cellular arrive at Sprint on Sept. 22

September 18, 2017
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (BUSINESS WIRE), September 18, 2017 – Sprint today announced an even more customer-focused promotion for the next generation iPhone 8 64GB1.

“Effective immediately, Sprint will offer iPhone 8 64GB for $0 with an eligible trade-in of select devices,” said Roger Sole, Sprint chief marketing officer. “In addition, if you have a select older device to trade-in, Sprint is offering a 50% savings off the standard monthly Flex payment. Sprint is still offering the Best Price Guarantee on the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus 64GB – if there’s a nationally advertised lower price, we will cover the difference with a Visa® Prepaid Card2. And with iPhone Forever, customers can upgrade to the latest iPhone after just 12 lease payments.”

For the complete eligible trade-in list and details on pricing and data plans, please visit Sprint customers who have already pre-ordered the iPhone 8 64GB will automatically receive this offer.

This offer is also available for any existing customer that owns a device from the eligible trade in list. Sprint customers can log in to to check their upgrade eligibility for personalized offers – and they can save $30 by upgrading online.

Customers can pre-order iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus and order Apple Watch Series 3 at and Sprint retail stores, and all will be available in stores starting on Friday, September 22. To help Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS + Cellular) customers get started, Sprint will also offer a special introductory three-month cellular plan trial3.

iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are a new generation of iPhone featuring a new glass and aluminum design in three beautiful finishes – space gray, silver and a new gold – made with the most durable glass ever in a smartphone, Retina HD displays, A11 Bionic chip and is designed for the ultimate augmented experience. The world’s most popular camera gets even better and wireless charging brings a powerful new capability to iPhone. iPhone 8 Plus features dual 12-megapixel cameras and introduces Portrait mode with Portrait Lighting, bringing dramatic studio lighting effects to iPhone, allowing customers to capture stunning portraits with a shallow depth of field effect in five different lighting styles.

Apple Watch Series 3 adds built-in cellular to the world’s number one watch. Whether users are out for a run, at the pool or just trying to be more active throughout their day, Apple Watch Series 3 with cellular allows them to stay connected, make calls, receive texts and more, even without iPhone nearby. The third-generation Apple Watch is an amazing health and fitness companion with intelligent coaching features, water resistance 50 meters and a new barometric altimeter that measures relative elevation. Apple Watch Series 3 comes in two models, one with GPS and cellular, and one with GPS, both featuring a 70 percent faster dual-core processor and new wireless chip.

With an average of 204MHz of spectrum and more than 160MHz of 2.5GHz spectrum in the top 100 U.S. markets, Sprint has more spectrum for the future than any other carrier across the nation, allowing Sprint to keep adding the capacity and speed needed to serve customers’ increasing demand for unlimited data.

For more details on iPhone and Apple Watch please visit

About Sprint

Sprint (NYSE:S, news, filings) is a communications services company that creates more and better ways to connect its customers to the things they care about most. Sprint served 53.7 million connections as of June 30, 2017, 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 five years. You can learn more and visit Sprint at or and

1iPhone 8 64GB $0/mo after $29.17/mo bill credit w/18-mo Sprint lease for well-qualified customer w/new line activation and trade in of iPhone 7, iPhone 7+, Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+, or Samsung Galaxy Note8. Credit applied w/i 2 bills. If you cancel full balance due. Or 50% off Flex pricing is on 18-mo lease after bill credit applied within two invoices. Eligible trade ins: : iPhone 6 and 6 plus, iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, Samsung GS7, Samsung GS7 Edge, Samsung Note 5, LG G5, LG G6, LG V20, Pixel, Pixel XL, Moto Z Droid, Moto Z Play, Moto Z2 Force, Moto Z Force Droid, Moto Z2 Play. For both offers credits end the earlier of 24 mo., upgrade, or termination. Excludes tax. For well-qualified customers with new line activation. Early termination results in remaining balance due. Limited time offer.

2Guarantee offer ends 9/28/17. Applies to pre–order or in–stock Apple iPhone 8 64GB or iPhone 8 Plus 64GB new line activation and device pricing only. Less any competitor trade-in value. Reqs online registration and submission of nationally advertised lower device price on identical brand & model number available for sale via postpaid at T–Mobile, Verizon or AT&T within 14 days of date of lease activation or preorder

3 Three Months On Us trial, then pa $10/mo/device when you enroll in Sprint AutoPay. Reqs active handset on acct. Includes calls, sending messages and unlimited mobile optimized music, all while on the Sprint network.

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