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iPhone 4S Coming to U.S. Regional Carrier C Spire Wireless


While Sprint made waves in becoming the third U.S. carrier to offer the iPhone with the launch of the iPhone 4S, it appears that Apple will be broadening distribution even further to include smaller carriers as well. Regional carrier C Spire Wireless, formerly known as Cellular South, today announced that it will begin offering the iPhone 4S in the coming weeks.
C Spire Wireless announced today that it will launch iPhone 4S, the most amazing iPhone yet, in the U.S. in the coming weeks.

For further information or to register interest, please visit www.cspire.com/iphone. For more information on iPhone 4S, please visit www.apple.com/iphone.
C Spire, which operates a CDMA cellular network like Verizon and Sprint, is the largest private wireless telecommunications provider in the United States with approximately 875,000 customers. While C Spire's subscriber base pales in comparison to those of AT&T, Verizon, and Sprint, the carrier's offering of the iPhone 4S signals a distinct shift by Apple to open up the iPhone to even more customers by reaching agreements with smaller carriers.

C Spire Wireless is based in Ridgeland, Mississippi and focuses its service on Mississippi, parts of Alabama and the Florida Panhandle, and the Memphis, Tennessee and Rome, Georgia areas.

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41 months ago
Who the hell does the CEO of T-Mobile have to ******* to get an iPhone?
Rating: 22 Votes
41 months ago

AWWW poor tmobile is left out in the cold .. that really sucks for them..


I'm thinking T-Mobile was left out because of the pending acquisition by AT&T.
Rating: 14 Votes
41 months ago
US Cellular, please?
Rating: 10 Votes
41 months ago
Apple to T-Mobile: "Man, you are one pathetic loser!"

Rating: 9 Votes
41 months ago
They skipped T-mobile and went for US cellular? LOL
Rating: 7 Votes
41 months ago
It should be clear by now that Apple is waiting to see what happens with AT&T and T-Mobile merger before seriously considering T-mobile.
Rating: 6 Votes
41 months ago
Wow! now you're getting real competition in the US, this will only be good for customers. The more carriers who have it the cheaper the contracts.

Here in the UK there are big battle for custom as all the carriers have access to the iPhone on their networks ('3' is offering a descent high speed data on a 'all you can eat' policy ... and now there are few pay as you go carriers offering iPhone micro sims plans for 300 min + 3000 text + all you eat data for £10 every 30 days

Competition is good! :-D
Rating: 6 Votes
41 months ago

Who the hell does the CEO of T-Mobile have to ******* to get an iPhone?


It is the other way around, T-Mobile needs to bend over.
Rating: 6 Votes
41 months ago
I use Cellular South/C-Spire (my contract is almost up, too), and this is good news. They've been specializing in Android phones until now, so I'll be interested to see how the iPhone affect their Android sales. They've also taken a few swipes at the iPhone and Apple in years past, but I guess if Apple calls you listen. No sense in both groups losing customers and money.

I won't be re-upping with them, though, because of the CDMA usage and not using voice and data at the same time. The one time I needed to, I couldn't do it. In the past they've had unlimited minutes and unlimited data for about $80, so it's a good deal, I guess. Also, their options for turning on international calling can be problematic, and I need that at least a few times a year.

All in all, though, this is a good get for a small carriers who is pretty good very helpful to their customers overall.
Rating: 6 Votes
41 months ago

US Cellular, please?


x2. US Cellular has the best customer service ratings just about anywhere it operates.
Rating: 6 Votes

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