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T-Mobile stores start to receive NanoSIM cards for Apple iPhone 5 activation

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T-Mobile stores start to receive NanoSIM cards for Apple iPhone 5 activation
T-Mobile is receiving NanoSIM cards for use with the Apple iPhone 5

T-Mobile is receiving NanoSIM cards for use with the Apple iPhone 5

T-Mobile stores are beginning to receive their supply of NanoSIM cards to be used in the activation of the Apple iPhone 5. While more than one million unlocked Apple iPhone models use T-Mobile's pipeline, they can run only on EDGE speed. With the use of the NanoSIM card, any unlocked Verizon or AT&T branded Apple iPhone 5 will work on limited areas of T-Mobile's HSPA+ pipeline. T-Mobile has been refarming its network to allow more of its coverage area to be compatible with the iPhone at 3G/4G data speeds.

The nation's fourth largest carrier has started a "Bring your own iPhone" marketing campaign to promote its unlimited data plan for the Apple iPhone 5. T-Mobile says that unlocked Apple iPhone users can get unlimited everything from T-Mobile for $69 per month, a savings of $50 per month when compared to AT&T's plan, which limits you to 5GB of data at 4G speed. As more refarmed networks get completed, the larger T-Mobile's marketing plan will get,

source: TmoNews

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posted on 06 Oct 2012, 14:20 5

1. darkkjedii (Posts: 10354; Member since: 05 Feb 2011)


Smart move by Tmobile. The iPhone 5 will definitely bolster the subscriber base.

posted on 06 Oct 2012, 14:32 5

2. PAPINYC (Posts: 2234; Member since: 30 Jul 2011)


I'm glad T-Mobile is 'refarming its network'??!

posted on 06 Oct 2012, 15:59

3. Leon101 (Posts: 90; Member since: 27 Feb 2012)


They probably notice that they lose lots of customers for not having the iphone so really Smart idea

posted on 06 Oct 2012, 17:11

4. bojan (Posts: 188; Member since: 06 Oct 2012)


good move Tmobile i think they trying to come back like they was few years ago careing of there customers

posted on 06 Oct 2012, 19:24 2

5. miladkhahil (Posts: 26; Member since: 08 Dec 2008)


Not worth buying an iphone on tmobile slow 2G EDGE Network , they still don't have their reframed AWS or HSPA+ to work with the iphone ...

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