T-Mobile USA : MetroPCS Broadens 4G Smartphone Lineup with Addition of New
Nokia, LG Phones and Access to Nationwide 4G Network
MetroPCS Broadens 4G Smartphone Lineup with Addition of New Nokia, LG Phones
and Access to Nationwide 4G Network
Nokia Lumia 521 is MetroPCS' First Windows Phone 8 Smartphone; LG Optimus
F3(TM) Adds LTE to Popular Optimus Line
BELLEVUE, Wash. - July 25, 2013 - In conjunction with the expansion of its
MetroPCS brand into 15 new markets, T-Mobile US, Inc. (NYSE: TMUS) is tomorrow
introducing two new smartphones to the brand's 4G portfolio: the LG Optimus
F3(TM) and the Nokia Lumia 521. These devices can be paired with MetroPCS'
affordable 4G service plans, featuring unlimited data, talk and text - taxes
and regulatory fees included - starting at just '$40, period' and all on a
nationwide 4G network.
The Nokia Lumia 521 and LG Optimus F3 join MetroPCS' lineup of recently
launched HSPA+ and LTE smartphones -- delivering all the speed wireless
consumers need for a great mobile experience.
As the first Windows Phone 8 product in the MetroPCS lineup, the Lumia 521 is
another way the company is delivering what consumers demand - more choice -
and at a great price for just $99 (plus taxes and fees). Powered by a 1GHz
dual-core processor, the Lumia 521's Live Tiles give users a customizable home
screen that quickly delivers the most up-to-date information that they care
about most, all displayed on a super-sensitive 4-inch display. The
smartphone's 5MP camera packs a number of great features like 720p video
capture, Nokia digital lenses, Smart Shoot to create the perfect group shot,
and Cinemagraph to add motion to pictures. The Lumia 521 is available July 26
in select markets.
Joining the successful Optimus line of phones at MetroPCS is the Optimus F3,
MetroPCS' first Optimus product to feature 4G LTE for a blazing-fast data
experience^. Running Android(TM) 4.1, the Optimus F3 is powered by a 1.2GHz
dual-core processor. It also features a beautiful 4-inch IPS display,
providing a genuine viewing experience with true-to-nature color, life-like
images, and superior readability. The fast-shutter 5MP camera not only takes
amazing pictures, but also records video in full 1080p HD. At $149.00, the
Optimus F3 is a great choice for consumers who want a sleek and powerful 4G
smartphone. The Optimus F3 is available July 26 in select markets and online,
with additional markets launching in the coming weeks.
At MetroPCS, consumers can have everything they want with a selection of the
latest smartphones and a tremendous value of '$40, period.' That means
unlimited services on a nationwide 4G network with no catches, compromises,
surprise fees and certainly no annual service contracts.
For more information, please visit:
Details on rate plans and service features:www.metropcs.com/plans
Locate a store: www.metropcs.com/storelocator
MetroPCS Terms and Conditions of Service:
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MetroPCS provides the freedom and convenience of unlimited, no-annual-contract
wireless services on a nationwide 4G network for a flat rate. With MetroPCS,
customers get great value and a wide variety of device choices from leading
brands. A flagship brand operated by T-Mobile US, Inc. (NYSE: "TMUS"),
MetroPCS products and services are available online and across the United
States through a network of company-owned stores, authorized dealer locations,
and leading national retailers. For more information, please visit
Android is a trademark of Google Inc.
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Drew R. Crowell
GolinHarris for MetroPCS
Qualifying service req'd for LTE; coverage not available everywhere. Go to
www.metropcs.com for coverage details. LTE is a trademark of ETSI.
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