Sprint to add an additional $10 charge per month for iDEN subscribers starting in January
comparable to what they have now. They are also eligible to receive a variety of very attractive device offers." Online, Sprint currently offers three PTT phones with Direct Connect. The Kyocera Rise is free with a 2-year contract, the LG Optimus Elite which is $29.99 on contract and the Motorola Admiral which costs $49.99 with a 2-year contract.
There is some competition with the recent launch of AT&T's enhanced PTT service which runs over the carrier's 3G/4G pipeline including its 700MHz LTE network.