U.S. Cellular Presale for Samsung Galaxy S 5 Begins Tomorrow With Free $50 Google Play Offer

U.S. Cellular Presale for Samsung Galaxy S 5 Begins Tomorrow With Free $50 
Google Play Offer 
Device Will Be Available for Purchase in Stores on April 11 
CHICAGO, IL  -- (Marketwired) -- 03/20/14 --  U.S. Cellular (NYSE:
USM) and Samsung Telecommunications America, LLC (Samsung Mobile)
have announced that the 4G LTE™ Samsung Galaxy S® 5 will be available
for customers to preorder at uscellular.com/GS5 beginning tomorrow.
The Galaxy S 5 will be offered in Charcoal Black and Shimmery White
and will be $199.99 after an instant rebate is applied. In addition,
U.S. Cellular is offering a $50 Google Play promotional code for free
to anyone who pre-orders the device online. It will be available in
stores for purchase on April 11 along with the Samsung Gearâ„¢ 2,
Samsung Gear 2 Neo and Samsung Gear Fit. 
Customers who purchase the Galaxy S 5 from U.S. Cellular receive a
valuable rewards program that recognizes customer loyalty and a
network that covers them wherever they want to go. Currently 90
percent of U.S. Cellular customers are covered by a 4G LTE network,
and the Galaxy S 5 is the latest 4G LTE smartphone to join the
company's cutting-edge device line-up. 
"The features on the Samsung Galaxy S 5 are designed to enrich
customers' everyday lives, making it easier to get things done and
stay connected with friends and family," said Joe Settimi, vice
president of products, pricing and innovation for U.S. Cellular. "We
will continue to focus on providing our customers the best-in-class
network, devices and technology that gives them access to experiences
that enrich their lives." 
Residents of Cedar Rapids, Iowa and Milwaukee and Madison, Wis., can
get an early look at the Galaxy S 5 and the Gear devices by visiting
select U.S. Cellular stores in their area. These devices can be
checked out in Iowa and Wisconsin exclusively at the following U.S.
Cellular locations beginning on March 24th: 


 
--  2315 Edgewood Rd., Cedar Rapids, Iowa 
--  4444 1st Ave. NE, Cedar Rapids, Iowa
--  101 Junction Rd., Madison, Wis. 
--  740 N. Water St., Milwaukee, Wis.
--  5670 N. Port Washington, Glendale, Wis.

 
The Galaxy S 5 has a 5.1-inch screen with a Full HD Super AMOLEDâ„¢
display and is powered by technology that enables intuitive new
camera experiences, lightning fast data connections, and fitness and
nutrition tracking. You can capture photos and memories in an
instant, watch crisp HD videos on an adaptive display with wide
viewing angles, and keep a close eye on your exercise progress and
monitor your heartbeat with S Healthâ„¢ and the world's first built-in
heart rate monitor â€. 
The second generation of Gear offers a refined look and customizable
experience with a trio of options: Gear 2, Gear 2 Neo and Gear Fit.
The Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo feature interchangeable straps, compatible
with standard watch bands for a personalized look. Both feature a
1.63-inch Super AMOLED display with new shortcuts and additional app
support for easier navigation. The Gear Fit has an athletic design
with a 1.84-inch curved Super AMOLED display and interchangeable
band, The Gear Fit tracks your steps, monitors your heart rate on the
go, and provides notifications of incoming calls, texts and emails. 
U.S. Cellular has the highest call quality and network satisfaction
of any national carrier, and in partnership with King Street
Wireless, offers 4G LTE service to nearly 90 percent of its
customers. 
4G LTE not available in all areas. See uscellular.com/4G for detailed
coverage info. 4G LTE service is provided in partnership with King
Street Wireless. LTE is a trademark of ETSI.  
Purchase of a smartphone data plan, a new two-year agreement and a
$35 activation fee is required. Additional terms, conditions and/or
charges may apply. See uscellular.com for details. 
Samsung, Galaxy, Galaxy S, Super AMOLED are all trademarks of Samsung
Electronics Co., Ltd. Android and Google Play are trademarks of
Google Inc. Other company names, product names and marks mentioned
herein are the property of their respective owners and may be
trademarks or registered trademarks.  
†This device, S Health, and related software is not intended for use
in the diagnosis of disease or other conditions, or in the cure,
mitigation, treatment, or prevention of disease. 
About King Street Wireless, L.P.  
King Street Wireless, L.P. currently holds 700 MHz wireless spectrum
in 27 states and is partnering with Chicago-based U.S. Cellular to
deliver high-speed 4G LTE service to U.S. Cellular's customers in
several of the carrier's markets. King Street Wireless is
headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia where it is recognized for its
involvement in its community both through its economic development
and philanthropic efforts. To learn more about King Street Wireless,
visit www.kingstreetwireless.com. 
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 www.samsung.com. 
About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.  
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in technology,
opening new possibilities for people everywhere. Through relentless
innovation and discovery, we are transforming the worlds of TVs,
smartphones, tablets, PCs, cameras, home appliances, printers, LTE
systems, medical devices, semiconductors and LED solutions. We employ
286,000 people across 80 countries with annual sales of US$216.7
billion. To discover more, please visit www.samsung.com.  
About U.S. Cellular 
U.S. Cellular rewards its customers with unmatched benefits and
industry-leading innovations designed to elevate the customer
experience. The Chicago-based carrier has a strong line-up of
cutting-edge devices that are all backed by its high-speed network
that has the highest call quality of any national carrier. Currently,
nearly 90 percent of customers have access to 4G LTE speeds. U.S.
Cellular was named a J.D. Power and Associates Customer Champion in
2014 for the third time in four years. To learn more about U.S.
Cellular, visit one of its retail stores or uscellular.com. To get
the latest news, promos and videos, connect with U.S. Cellular on
Facebook.com/uscellular, Twitter.com/uscellular and
YouTube.com/uscellularcorp. 
Katie Frey, U.S. Cellular, katie.frey@uscellular.com, 773-355-3275
 
 
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