What is the relationship between Sprint and Clearwire?
Sprint 4G delivered on nationwide WiMAX network being built by Clearwire. See more here.
What is the planned coverage roll out schedule for 2009?
We are still working with Clearwire on finalizing the 2009 roll out.
In which market is the 3G/4G mobile broadband card available for purchase?
The 3G/4G MB Device is available nation-wide via direct ship.
Can the U300 be provisioned for 4G service only?
No. It is a dual mode device; therefore it supports both 3G and 4G. The card will run on 3G when used outside of a 4G launched market.
Is there a cap on 4G data usage?
At this time there are no 4G caps, however that is subject to change.
Can the U300 be provisioned for 3G service only with a standard 3G Service Plan?
Yes. The U300 can be provisioned with any standard 3G Service Plan including the $59.99 offer as well as the $50.00 MBB offer with Simply Everything.
Can I view my usage online?
You cannot view 4G usage online until 2Q 2010, however Sprint 4G usage is unlimited. You can view your 3G data usage at www.sprint.com or via Sprint SmartView.
I currently have the U300 3G only plan and my markets are now open to 4G. How can I upgrade?
Call customer care to do a plan swap and take advantage of 4G.
Can the U300 be ordered online?
Yes, this card can be ordered via sprint.com.
Where can I view coverage for 4G service?
www.sprint.com/4G > Coverage Maps
Can I use 4G service in markets that are being built out but have not already officially launched?
You may be able to access 4G areas outside of the launched markets, however, service in markets that have not officially launched is not guaranteed.
How will 4G play out for existing customers?
We want all of our existing customers to have the opportunity to experience 4G. As 4G is being launched market by market, we will communicate the 2009 roll out schedule, through existing communication vehicles.
The 4G WiMAX Innovation network is a special program for professional mobile Internet application, service, and content developers who live or work in Silicon Valley. This program provides early access to the Bay area's pre-commercial 4G WiMAX network for the duration of the program. Participants will also have access to special events and developer resources.
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