CHICAGO (Feb. 11, 2020)
U.S. Cellular is kicking off its presale for the 5G-ready Samsung Galaxy S20 5G, S20+ 5G and S20 Ultra 5G on Feb. 21. Customers can purchase all three devices in-store and online on March 6. These are U.S. Cellular’s first 5G-ready smartphones, and customers in both urban and rural areas of Iowa and Wisconsin will be the first to experience them on the carrier’s new 5G network.
New customers who switch to U.S. Cellular on an Everyday or Even Better Unlimited Plan can receive $500 off any of the Galaxy S20 devices, and current upgrade-eligible customers can receive $200 off.1 Additionally, eligible customers who preorder Galaxy S20 from U.S. Cellular between Feb. 21 and March 5 will receive a $100 Samsung credit, customers who preorder Galaxy S20+ will receive $150, and customers who preorder Galaxy S20 Ultra will receive $200.2
Prior to any applied promotions, U.S. Cellular will offer the 6.2-inch Galaxy S20 in Cloud Blue, Cosmic Gray and Cloud Pink for $33.30 per month (128 GB), 6.7-inch Galaxy S20+ in Cloud Blue and Cosmic Gray for $36.63 (128GB) and $44.99 (512GB) and 6.9-inch Galaxy S20 Ultra in Cosmic Black and Cosmic Gray for $43.30 per month (128 GB), and $53.33 per month (512 GB), all on 30-month equipment installment plans.
“We are excited to offer the Samsung Galaxy S20 line to all of our customers, especially those in Iowa and Wisconsin who will experience our 5G network on city streets, country roads and in their homes with the launch of this device,” said Jay Ellison, executive vice president and chief operating officer at U.S. Cellular. “Beyond 5G, the Galaxy S20 is an innovative line of smartphones with breathtaking new features and great photo and video quality. We encourage our new and current customers to check out these devices, so they can benefit as we continue expanding our 5G network.”
Some of the highlighted features of the Galaxy S20 devices include:
These new devices are compatible with U.S. Cellular’s current 4G LTE network across the country, and beginning on March 6, customers in hundreds of Iowa and Wisconsin communities can experience U.S. Cellular’s 5G network using the Samsung Galaxy S20. This initial 5G deployment is on the company’s 600 MHz spectrum and will provide customers with faster data speeds, seamless video chatting and a more responsive mobile experience. It’s the first phase of a planned multi-year network expansion for 5G.
1 Offer requires new qualifying smartphone purchase on a 30-month retail installment contract with $0 Down and 0% APR and Device Protection+. New customers: Port in and Everyday or Even Better Unlimited plan required. Current Customers: Basic, Everyday or Even Better Unlimited Plan and upgrade eligibility required. Discount comes via a monthly bill credit. Credit approval required. Taxes and charges such as USF and RCRF apply. Additional terms apply. See uscellular.com for details.
2 Limited time only, while supplies last, consumers can visit http://www.samsung.com/us/promotions for more information.
3 Optimal 5G connection required on both devices.
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 is building a stronger network with the latest 5G technology and offers a wide range of communication services that enhance consumers’ lives, increase the competitiveness of local businesses and improve the efficiency of government operations. 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.