MetroPCS Adds Samsung Galaxy Admire 4G to its Collection of Powerful and Affordable 4G LTE Smartphones

   MetroPCS Adds Samsung Galaxy Admire 4G to its Collection of Powerful and
                        Affordable 4G LTE Smartphones

New 4G LTE version of popular Galaxy Admire delivers versatility and high
performance with incredible value

PR Newswire

DALLAS, Dec. 6, 2012

DALLAS, Dec. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Just in time for the holiday season,
MetroPCS Communications, Inc. (NYSE: PCS) is welcoming a new member of the
Samsung Galaxy portfolio with the introduction of the Galaxy Admire™ 4G* from
Samsung Telecommunications America (Samsung Mobile)^1.


This new smartphone is an enhanced version of MetroPCS' popular Galaxy Admire™
and features a faster processor, larger battery, bigger screen, the addition
of a front facing camera and of course, the 4G^LTE connectivity that gives
consumers the ability to quickly navigate the Web, stream multimedia and stay
connected with friends and family. Beginning today, the Galaxy Admire 4G is
available online at and in MetroPCS stores for $169 plus tax.

With tax and regulatory fee-inclusive 4G^LTE service plans beginning at $30
per month, for a limited time, MetroPCS is offering consumers an unmatched
value without being shackled by a long-term contract. For consumers interested
in unlimited talk, text and 4G^LTE data, MetroPCS delivers with the $55 per
month promotional plan, which is perfect for unlimited 4G^LTE browsing,
content streaming and application interaction.

Samsung Galaxy Admire 4G Features at a Glance

  o3.65" HVGA TFT screen
  o1 GHz processor for multitasking and quick navigation
  oAndroid™ 2.3 (Gingerbread) operating system with access to Google Play™
  oSupport for MetroPCS 4G^LTE Mobile Hotspot service (available for an
    additional monthly charge)
  ojoyn™- capable for an intuitive way to unify mobile-to-mobile
    communications and use enriched services like integrated instant messaging
    or chat, WiFi and video calling and simplified content sharing. The
    official joyn app can be downloaded via Google Play and the @metro App
  o3MP rear facing camera and VGA front facing camera allowing for easy video
    capture and chatting

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Samsung, Galaxy and Galaxy Admire are trademarks of Samsung Electronics Co.,
Ltd. Android is a trademark of Google Inc. Other company names, product
names and marks mentioned herein are property of their respective owners and
may be trademarks or registered trademarks.

*4G used in connection with the Samsung Galaxy Admire 4G product refers to the
fact that this device is capable of operating on the MetroPCS 4G^LTE network.

^1Samsung Mobile is the No. 1 mobile phone provider in the United States
based upon reported shipment data, according to Strategy Analytics, North
America Handset Vendor Marketshare, Q3 2012.

About MetroPCS Communications, Inc.

Dallas-based MetroPCS Communications, Inc. (NYSE: PCS) is a provider of no
annual contract, unlimited wireless communications service for a flat rate.
MetroPCS is the fifth largest facilities-based wireless carrier in the United
States based on number of subscribers served. With Metro USA(SM), MetroPCS
customers can use their service in areas throughout the United States covering
a population of over 280 million people. As of September 30, 2012, MetroPCS
had approximately 9.0 million subscribers. For more information please visit

About Samsung Telecommunications America

Samsung Telecommunications America, LLC, (Samsung Mobile) a Dallas-based
subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., researches, develops and markets
wireless handsets, wireless infrastructure and other telecommunications
products throughout North America. For more information, please visit

About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. creates more possibilities for more people, in
more countries, than any other technology company. Samsung has become the
global leader in consumer electronics and their components by bringing
relentless innovation to a product portfolio that includes televisions,
smartphones, personal computers, printers, cameras, refrigerators and memory
chips. To discover more, please visit

SOURCE MetroPCS Communications, Inc.

Contact: Media, Drew Crowell, GolinHarris for MetroPCS,, +1-972-341-2581, or Martha Thomas, MWW for Samsung
Mobile, +1-214-414-3335,, or Investor Relations, Jim Mathias,
Director, Investor Relations, +1-214-570-4641,
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