January 13, 2009
Award-Winning Samsung Instinct Now Available in Fashionable Pink Color
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For a Limited Time, Customers Can Save Big on Instinct with a Price Drop to Just
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OVERLAND PARK, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Within a few days after its release, Instinct became the fastest-selling EVDO handset in Sprint history. Instinct accounted for more than one-fifth of all Sprint handsets being sold during the first two weeks of availability and continued to sell at a record pace through the 2008 holiday season. Instinct users consume data at a rate of approximately five times more than any other Sprint device, especially music and other downloads, text messaging and GPS navigation.
"Instinct has been a great success for us from both a sales and
innovation perspective," said
Much of the success of Instinct can be attributed to its industry-leading features including Visual Voicemail, allowing users to listen to messages in their order of preference and manage them with a simple tap of the screen. Additional features include advanced stereo Bluetooth(R) 2.0, SMS voice and text messaging with threaded text, a true HTML Web experience, picture caller ID, a 2.0 megapixel camera with camcorder, haptic feedback and expandable microSD memory of up to 8GB.
Instinct users recently gained access to corporate calendar
functionality on Instinct at no additional charge. Sprint Mobile Email
Work, which already provided access to corporate email and contacts,
allows Instinct users to view and update their work calendar, create and
delete appointments and more, right on their phone from
Instinct was named "Best in Show" in the third annual Emerging
Beyond offering low prices on devices and plans to customers, Sprint's
Mobile Broadband Network gets you what you want right when you want it
as America's most dependable 3G network.* Sprint has four
times the coverage of
The most popular rate plan for Instinct users, Sprint's Simply EverythingSM
plan, provides unlimited nationwide calling, texting, email, Web
browsing, GPS navigation and much more for only
Sprint's Simply Everything Family plan with unlimited voice, data and
messaging for two customers is
Everything Data plans are a great value at just
The new pink color is available now in all Sprint retail channels
including 1-800-SPRINT1, www.sprint.com
and several retail partners including
* Claims: Based on independent, third-party drive tests for 3G data connection success, session reliability and signal strength for the top 50 most populous markets from March '08 to Sept. '08.
** Existing customers can switch plans without renewing their contracts. New lines of service require a two-year agreement.
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