Look, Ma, another balls ad! Sprint takes a shot at Verizon and T-Mobile with its own ballsy promo

Look, Ma, another balls ad! Sprint takes a shot at Verizon and T-Mobile with its own ballsy promo
Not to be outdone by Verizon and T-Mobile, Sprint also juggles some balls in its newest ad, trying to hammer home the notion that it offers a more rapid LTE network than those too, and asks subscribers less to use it, too. 

First it was Verizon's ad with a whole bunch of red balls sliding down a lane faster than anyone else's. T-Mobile took the shot, and returned it with a glut of magenta balls sliding down all the lanes in full force, claiming that Verizon omitted the fact how T-Mobile's LTE now covers almost as much people as Verizon's. 

Sprint didn't wait on those two to swing their balls around, and issued its own ad that has yellow round thingies sliding faster than the rest of the pack, then a sword slashes the scene to indicate that you can get 50% off your current subscription rate with Verizon, if you switch to Sprint. Take a look at all the ball juggling ad vids below, this is getting funnier by the day.

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20 Comments

1. greenelektron

Posts: 537; Member since: Sep 10, 2014

They're funny.

2. maxha97

Posts: 100; Member since: Aug 28, 2012

According to these ads, i think verizon is the best in lte.

3. Arch_Fiend

Posts: 3951; Member since: Oct 03, 2015

Tmo has the fastest but vzw does have the best coverage but they don't destroy every other carrier like their ad suggest.

5. Arch_Fiend

Posts: 3951; Member since: Oct 03, 2015

Now at&t needs a balls ad lol.

6. Takeharu

Posts: 285; Member since: Oct 28, 2013

These ball commercials are getting out of hand

7. JunitoNH

Posts: 1946; Member since: Feb 15, 2012

I saw it the the other day. I gues they trying to figure out, who has the most balls.

8. g2a5b0e unregistered

This is a complete joke considering everyone knows Sprint has the slowest average speeds across the country. Independent tests have already shown that. Try harder, Sprint.

10. true1984

Posts: 864; Member since: May 23, 2012

Depends on where you live. I live in an lte plus area and the speeds go up to 90Mbps down. That better than my T-mobile service which gives 4 if I'm lucky since Im on the edge of coverage

13. g2a5b0e unregistered

Of course it depends on where you live. That's why I said... "slowest average speeds across the country".

19. TheRequiem

Posts: 245; Member since: Mar 23, 2012

Well, according to the commercial and Nielsen which conducted tens of millions of speed tests.. Sprint has the fastest average LTE network. So no, everyone does not think that. I live in Las Vegas and I regularly get 80 - 130mbps down and it's been consistent.

21. g2a5b0e unregistered

You're correct. We don't think that. We know that. Sprint is the worst. There's a reason why no one is choosing them now. Deal with it.

9. TheLegendaryGhost

Posts: 36; Member since: Jun 25, 2014

looks like at&t has no balls!! :(

11. crogers2012

Posts: 13; Member since: Nov 22, 2011

So now they have LTE Plus? What happened to regular Lte being finished? What about spark? Can sprint simply finish one full network rather than continue to have poor network quality and cover it up with a "new" network name.

17. rwolf1984

Posts: 536; Member since: Jun 06, 2009

I believe LTE PLUS is one part a Spark rebrand and adding or re-purposing some additional frequencies. It is fast. I destroy all my friends in the speed test app!

12. iampayne

Posts: 322; Member since: Aug 12, 2013

Well its easy to have a fast network when nobody is on it.

14. natypes

Posts: 1110; Member since: Feb 02, 2015

rekt....

15. ejcapri

Posts: 5; Member since: Oct 08, 2015

Note; Sprint was smart enough to not the balls finish the speed race. So technically they didn't lie because there is only the claim of "temporary better speed" and 1/2 the price.

20. TheRequiem

Posts: 245; Member since: Mar 23, 2012

That doesn't make any sense.

16. dcgore

Posts: 234; Member since: Feb 24, 2012

Who knew having your balls on display would be so popular!?

18. rwolf1984

Posts: 536; Member since: Jun 06, 2009

This is true!!! Sprint is faster that Verizon, AT&T, and T-Mobile where I live in Perrysburg, OH 43551. I kill all my friends in speedtest!!! Let those balls hang out on display!!! LOL

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