December 26, 2006

Sprint Offers $50 Online Bill Credit, Deals on Phones to Help

Customers Stick to Seven Popular New Year’s Resolutions

OVERLAND PARK, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 26, 2006--Sprint customers (NYSE:S) now have the power to keep seven popular New Year’s resolutions in 2007 with online-only year-end offers - all available without braving post-holiday crowds. Now that gifts have been opened and holiday feasts have been devoured, for a limited time only, Sprint’s online offers make keeping those seven in ’07 easier than ever:

    --  Get hip. Fighting post-holiday crowds in retail stores is so
        last-year. Take your business online and revel in your
        tech-savvy new self. These offers are available only online at

    --  Get out of debt. Receive a little relief from the cash crunch
        of holiday gift-giving with a $50 online-only bill credit when
        you open a new line of service at,
        plus special online-only discounts on popular phones like the
        FUSIC by LG(R) and KATANA by Sanyo(R) that can save you money
        and help with the rest of your resolutions.

    --  Get in shape. Fighting the battle of the bulge after too much
        holiday indulgence? Move your body with inspiration from
        pulse-pumping songs you can download and listen to right on
        your phone with the Sprint Power Vision(SM) FUSIC by LG. If
        soaps or sit-coms are more your style, the phone also gives
        customers the power to access Sprint TV so you can tune into
        your favorite show while you tone up your muscles. And the
        built-in camera lets you access MyFoodPhone to monitor your
        eating habits. The FUSIC is available for the special online
        price of $29.99 for a limited time.

    --  Get reconnected. After the hustle and bustle of the holidays,
        make a renewed effort to stay in touch with friends and family
        with a Nextel phone that makes it fast and easy to say hello.
        Pick up a Motorola i670 and get the power to use Nextel(R)
        Walkie-Talkie services to connect instantly, saving you time
        and money on keeping in touch. For a limited time, the
        Motorola i670 is available free online at

    --  Get productive. In a recent Sprint survey, respondents rated
        text messaging, email and camera functionalities as the top
        features on their wireless phones that help them to be
        productive. Luckily for anyone who’s looking to do more with
        their time this year, the Sprint Power Vision Phone A900M by
        Samsung(R) gives customers the power to use all three
        capabilities. With the new free Sprint Mobile Email
        application available on the phone, customers can check
        multiple email accounts from familiar providers all in one
        place. The A900M is available for the special online price of
        $29.99 for a limited time.

    --  Get on the go. If your plan is to be more adventurous this
        year, a Sprint phone can give you the power to explore the
        country with a navigation system to keep you in track. The
        Sprint PCS Vision Phone KATANA(TM) by Sanyo offers the popular
        TeleNav GPS Navigator 5.0 application featuring 3-D mapping,
        only available from Sprint. For a limited time only online,
        Sprint is offering a "buy one for $49.99, get one free"
        special deal on the popular KATANA.

    --  Get charitable. Give to a good cause by purchasing the RED
        MOTORAZR V3m. Both Sprint and Motorola will contribute to The
        Global Fund, an innovative public-private partnership created
        to finance a dramatic turnaround in the fight against AIDS,
        with each phone sold. While you’re at it, do a good deed with
        your old phone too by donating it to Sprint Project Connect.
        This program keeps used wireless phones out of landfills by
        recycling them for charity. More information on Project
        Connect, including a prepaid mailing label, can be found at

And if you’re considering making a resolution to switch wireless carriers this year, bring your number with you to Sprint and try it all risk-free for 30 days. Get online, get a $50 bill credit, and get going on your resolutions with a little help from the latest wireless technology.

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

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Emmy Anderson, 913-794-3467

SOURCE: Sprint Nextel