T-Mobile introduces new unlimited wearable rate plan for the sleek Samsung Gear S™ –
available from the Un-carrier for an unbeatable $0 down on November 9th
Bellevue, Washington — October 30, 2014 —T-Mobile (NYSE: TMUS) wants to remind you that − this holiday season − it’s all in the wrist. The Un-carrier today announced that the new curved-screen, wrist-hugging Samsung Gear S™ next-generation wearable will be available online and in participating T-Mobile stores nationwide on November 9th for $0 down (and $14.58 for 24 months).
Those who want to be first in line for T-Mobile’s first connected wearable can pre-register today at T-Mobile.com. To top it off, the Un-carrier introduced an incredible new wearable rate plan – just $5 per month for unlimited talk, text and data with up to 500MB of high-speed data on the Gear S – all on T-Mobile’s blazing-fast, Data Strong™ network.
“Finally, a smartwatch that is the perfect complement for your smartphone – as well as a fully capable stand-in that won’t miss a beat,” said Jason Young, Senior Vice President, Marketing at T-Mobile. “The Gear S is exactly where this industry is headed − more connected, more intuitive, more personal − and more powerful on T-Mobile’s Data Strong network with our new wearable rate plan.”
Samsung’s first network-connected wearable means you no longer have to keep your phone with you every waking moment. With a beautiful 2” Super AMOLED® display and elegant design, the Gear S keeps you connected to the content and apps that matter most, all while you’re on the go. Now you can listen to music, hit the local trails and even track your running routes without the fear of missing that important phone call or text.
T-Mobile’s new wearable rate plan – Just $5 a month
For the launch of the Samsung Gear S, T-Mobile designed the perfect new rate plan for this new breed of wearable devices with SIM cards. Now, T-Mobile post-paid voice customers can add a line for their Gear S for as little as $5 a month and stay connected like never before – from your wrist – with:
- Unlimited talk
- Unlimited text
- Unlimited data, with up to 500MB of high-speed data every month
- Unlimited music streaming through supported applications apps like Milk Music™
- Unlimited data and text in more than 120 countries and destinations worldwide with Simple Global™
Device pricing for well-qual’d customers: $0 down + 24 monthly payments req’d. If you cancel wireless service, remaining balance on device becomes due. Total $349.92. 0% APR O.A.C. Taxes & fees addit’l.
Separate qual’g service for compatible smartphone & wearable req’d. Up to 500MB LTE data, then slowed to 2G for rest of bill cycle. Smartphone and wearable must be connected to support certain features; Samsung account req’d. Non-musical streaming content may decrement data. See T-Mobile.com for details.
Samsung, Gear, Super AMOLED, and Milk Music are all trademarks of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. Other company names, product names and marks mentioned herein are the property of their respective owners and may be trademarks or registered trademarks.
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