January 04, 2007

Sprint Nextel WiMAX Activities at 2007 International CES in Las Vegas

--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sprint Nextel (NYSE:S):

WHO:     Sprint Nextel (NYSE:S), Intel Corporation, Samsung, Motorola,

WHAT:    Sprint's mobile WiMAX ecosystem previews future network
          mobility devices and 4G technology applications over
          2.3/2.5GHz spectrum;

         Sprint TV service partner MobiTV demonstrates true mobile
          WiMAX TV;

         Sprint executives appear at Yankee Group and Parks Associates

WHEN:    Exhibits open Monday, Jan. 8th 10 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
         Tuesday Jan. 9th and Wednesday Jan 10th 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
         Thursday Jan. 11th 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

         Sprint speaking engagements on Tuesday, January 9th

WHERE:   Las Vegas Convention Center (LVCC):
         Intel Booth #C7153, Samsung Booth #C11033 and Motorola Booth
          #C8545 will host video conferencing, video-on-demand and
          personal mobile content WiMAX demonstrations over various
          access devices; each booth will also feature a demonstration
          of the MobiTV WiMAX application.

         LVCC South Hall Room #106-107 Jan. 9th Parks Associates Panel
          at noon with Sprint's Bin Shen

         Sands Expo and Convention Center:
         MobiTV Booth #71213 will demonstrate true mobile WiMAX TV,
          blending multicast and unicast distribution on Sprint's
          upcoming 4G network - transmitted among the Intel, Samsung
          and Motorola booths at LVCC.

         Venetian Hotel Bellini Rooms#2105-06, 2005-06:
         Jan. 9th Yankee Group keynote at 11:00 a.m. by Sprint's Atish
          Gude Jan. 9th Yankee Group panel at 4:00 p.m. with Sprint's
          Bin Shen

         Sprint Nextel        John Polivka, 214 274-4306
         Intel                Kari Aakre, 503 264-1607
         Samsung              Brett White, 817 992-6770
         Motorola             Kathi Haas, 480 748-6456
         MobiTV               Jason Taylor, 925 895-0090

About Sprint Nextel

Sprint Nextel offers a comprehensive range of wireless and wireline communications services bringing the freedom of mobility to consumers, businesses and government users. Sprint Nextel is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying innovative technologies, including two robust wireless networks serving more than 51 million customers at the end of third quarter 2006; industry-leading mobile data services; instant national and international walkie-talkie capabilities; and an award-winning and global Tier 1 Internet backbone. For more information, visit www.sprint.com.

SOURCE: Sprint Nextel

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