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Sprint Overhauls Prepaid Strategy with $25 Unlimited Offer

Since Sprint-Nextel Corp.’s acquisition of Virgin Mobile USA, the carrier has been busy combining the resources and experience of the Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile prepaid teams. The fruit of that effort was announced Thursday: Sprint will focus on four niche brands, each focused on serving distinct customer segments, amid unprecedented uptake in prepaid services. […]

Helio Users: Switch to Sprint in May Or Lose Service

Virgin Mobile USA is cutting off its postpaid Helio users on May 25, according to multiple reports. Virgin Mobile, now owned by Sprint Nextel Corp., will give Helio customers $50 toward the purchase of a Sprint postpaid handset with a new two-year agreement, MobileCrunch reported. Otherwise, those subscribers will lose their service since Sprint is […]

Sprint: Prepaid Not Cannibalizing Postpaid

Sprint-Nextel Corp. has nothing to fear in its postpaid business from the prepaid side of the house. That’s the word from CEO Dan Hesse, speaking to the Associated Press. It’s a notion Hesse dismissed, with contract-to-prepaid migration standing in the single digits, he said. Sprint lost 991,000 net postpaid subscribers and gained 938,000 prepaid subscribers […]

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