U.S. Cellular to Offer iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, Apple Watch Series 2 and Apple Watch Series 1 on Friday, Sept. 16
CHICAGO (Sept. 9, 2016) — U.S. Cellular today announced it will offer iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, the best, most advanced iPhone ever, featuring an all-new advanced camera system, dust and water resistant design, stereo speaker system and the A10 Fusion chip which is the most powerful chip on any smartphone while delivering the best battery life ever in an iPhone.
U.S. Cellular also announced it will offer Apple Watch Series 2, the next generation of the world's most popular smartwatch and Apple Watch Series 1, beginning the same day. Apple Watch Series 2 is packed with incredible fitness and health capabilities including a water resistance 50 meter rating for swimming and built-in GPS. Apple Watch Series 2 also features the brightest display Apple's ever shipped and a powerful dual-core processor, in addition to the performance enhancements of watchOS 3.
"We strive to ensure that our customers have the devices they want, flexible data plans to meet their needs, and a 4G LTE network that keeps them connected nationwide," said Joe Settimi, vice president of marketing for U.S. Cellular. "With iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, Apple Watch Series 2 and Apple Watch Series 1, Apple has created groundbreaking new devices, and we can't wait for our customers to see how they can simplify and enhance their lives or businesses."
Consumers and businesses who purchase iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus from U.S. Cellular can choose the best monthly payment option to meet their needs — from 20, 24 or 30 monthly payments. For a limited time, anyone who switches to U.S. Cellular can get iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus with a plan that includes 7 GB of data for only $49. In addition, customers who port their number from another carrier and trade in their device — even one with a cracked screen — can receive an unlimited buy-out of their current contract after they submit their final bill from their carrier. For pricing and availability details, please visit: uscellular.com.
Customers can order iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, Apple Watch Series 2 and Apple Watch Series 1 beginning today and both will be available in retail shops and online at uscellular.com beginning Friday, Sept. 16. iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus will also be available. For complete details on pricing, please visit: uscellular.com. For more information on iPhone and Apple Watch, please visit: apple.com.
Additional terms, conditions and/or charges may apply. New Equipment Installment Contract, Shared Connect Plan and credit approval required. Financing terms are zero down, zero APR; tax due at point of sale. See uscellular.com for details. 4G LTE not available in all areas. See uscellular.com/4G for detailed coverage info. 4G LTE service may be provided through King Street Wireless, a partner of U.S. Cellular. LTE is a trademark of ETSI.
About King Street Wireless, L.P.
King Street Wireless, L.P. currently holds 700 MHz wireless spectrum in 27 states and is partnering with Chicago-based U.S. Cellular to deliver high-speed 4G LTE service to U.S. Cellular's customers in several of the carrier's markets. King Street Wireless is headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia where it is recognized for its involvement in its community both through its economic development and philanthropic efforts. To learn more about King Street Wireless, visit kingstreetwireless.com.
About U.S. Cellular
U.S. Cellular is the fifth-largest full-service wireless carrier in the United States, providing national network coverage and industry-leading innovations designed to elevate the customer experience. The Chicago-based carrier has a strong line-up of cutting-edge devices that are all backed by a high-quality network in big and small cities and rural communities, and currently, 99 percent of customers have access to 4G LTE speeds. U.S. Cellular was named a J.D. Power and Associates Customer Champion in 2014 for the third time in four years. To learn more about U.S. Cellular, visit one of its retail stores or uscellular.com. To get the latest news, promos and videos, connect with U.S. Cellular on Facebook.com/uscellular, Twitter.com/uscellular and YouTube.com/uscellularcorp.
For more information, contact:
Katie Frey, U.S. Cellular