|[July 03, 2014]
LG G3 with the Power of Sprint Spark and Value of Sprint Framily Plans Available Beginning on July 18
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. --(Business Wire)--
(NYSE: S) and LG Electronics (News - Alert), maker of the acclaimed G smartphone
series, including the newly announced LG G3 and innovative, curved LG G
Flex, are teaming up to bring customers the highly anticipated LG G3 in
exclusive runway-worthy shine gold or metallic black. This next
generation of the award-winning LG G family of smartphones will be
available on July 18 with the super-high-speed network capability of
Sprint (News - Alert) Spark™ and the significant value of the Sprint Framily Plan.
Sprint and LG Electronics are teaming up to bring customers the highly anticipated LG G3 in exclusive runway-worthy shine gold or metallic black. This next generation of the award-winning LG G family of smartphones will be available on July 18 with the super-high-speed network capability of Sprint Spark™ and the significant value of the Sprint Framily Plan. (Photo: Business Wire)
With Sprint Easy Pay, well-qualified buyers can purchase LG G3 with $0
down (plus tax) and 24 monthly payments of $25. New and existing
customers can pre-order LG G3 beginning July 11 at www.sprint.com/LGG3,
1-800-Sprint1 or any Sprint retail store. The shine gold color option is
exclusively available in the U.S. from Sprint.
New and existing customers who purchase LG G3 in select Sprint-branded
channels, including Web, telesales and Sprint retail stores, using
Sprint Easy Pay may be eligible to receive one of the following:
$150 Reward Card - purchase July 11 through July 24 and register by
$100 Reward Card - purchase July 25 through Aug. 14 and register by
After the purchase is completed, there is a registration process to
claim the Reward Card. Customers must be an active Sprint customer in
good standing for at least 45 days to qualify. (Terms and conditions
apply to Reward Cards.)
"Continuing to raise the bar in Android (News - Alert) innovation, we are thrilled to
team up again with LG to bring another top-of-the-line device to our
customers," said David Owens, senior vice president of Product, Sprint.
"LG G3 is sleek, stylish and powerful to its core with features our
customers will truly appreciate. Best of all, Sprint is the only carrier
that can boast LG G3 with the power of our Sprint Spark network and the
value of Sprint's Framily rate plans."
With a larger, clearer display, a laser-precise camera and superior
smart interactivity, LG G3 is the best smartphone that LG has ever made.
The list of ground-breaking features on this smartphone includes:
5.5-inch Quad HD IPS display provides
four times the pixels of HD (2560 x 1440) with a superior pixel
density of 538 ppi. See sharp, detailed imagery on-screen with an
advanced pixel structure that provides a near infinite contrast of
deep blacks and bright whites and more accurate color reproduction.
Laser Auto Focus measures the distance to
the subject using laser technology. Laser Auto Focus allows for
improved focusing speed and object detection in low-light situations.
The powerful 13MP camera uses OIS technology with laser auto focus to
allow users to focus and shoot at the same time with one tap.
Knock Code lets the user ap a
super-secure, 3- to 8-point code based on a 4-quadrant pattern to
unlock the device. There are 86,358 different code possibilities. This
intuitive security feature lets customers keep personal information
safe for peace of mind.
Smart Notice offers a personalized,
intuitive, predictive and adaptive experience on LG G3. This feature
interprets a range of contextual inputs and device usage patterns to
provide relevant recommendations that change with the user's intent.
Based on time of day, day of week, events, status of the phone, or app
usage, it offers helpful recommendations and essential reminders.
Smart Keyboard is an intuitive,
easy-input keyboard that provides comfortable, efficient operation and
adapts to the user. Advanced features include keyboard height control,
adaptive area recognition based on word prediction, user behavior and
easy cursor control. Smart Keyboard adjusts to you for an improved
"With the LG G3, Sprint customers will have the first Quad HD smartphone
with a laser auto focus camera in the U.S. market," said Morris Lee,
senior vice president and head of North American sales and marketing, LG
Electronics MobileComm. "We're confident that these high-end, premium
specs matched to the Sprint Spark network, along with the G3's intuitive
and simple user interface, will delight existing Sprint customers and
help attract new ones."
LG G3 comes pre-loaded with Sprint's exclusive Accessible Now startup
wizard, allowing individuals who are blind or visually impaired to take
advantage of Google (News - Alert) TalkBack out of the box to assist with the setup and
activation process. It also offers persistent alerts to ensure users
receive notifications by way of repeated visual, audible or vibrating
alerts. Additionally, LG G3 is a Sprint ID-capable device, providing
customers accessibility-themed ID packs to accommodate various
Savings with Sprint Framily
In January, Sprint launched its revolutionary Sprint
Framily Plan. With the Sprint Framily Plan, new and existing
customers and small business customers can decide who they want to be a
part of their Framily group. The more people added to the group, up to
10 phone lines, the greater the savings for everyone on the plan.
With the Sprint Framily Plan, customers can get unlimited talk, text and
data for as little as $45 per month (excluding taxes and surcharges).
After $30 group discount for 7-10 lines; applied within two invoices;
other monthly charges apply. All members of the group can customize
their plan to meet their unique needs. Each Framily member can choose
the amount of data they need, including unlimited, 3GB or 1GB. Unlimited
features are while on the Sprint network.
Plan members can share the savings, without the hassle of sharing a
bill. Each account can be billed separately and there are no annual
service contracts or early termination fees. No credit check options
also are available.
Powered by Sprint Spark
Sprint customers can take advantage of LG G3 with the super-high-speed
network capability of Sprint Spark, a unique combination of advanced
network capabilities built for data delivering average wireless speeds
of 6-15Mbps and peak wireless speeds of 50-60Mbps today on capable
devices, with increasing speed potential over time. Sprint Spark is
currently available in 27 markets and is expected to cover 100 million
people by the end of the year.
The Sprint Satisfaction Guarantee provides wireless users a risk-free
experience of the improved Sprint network, exclusive Framily plan, and
unique services. If customers aren't completely satisfied with the
Sprint experience within the first 30 days, Sprint will refund the cost
of their device and waive all service and activation charges.
The 30-day satisfaction guarantee is available to new consumers and
select small corporate liable customers, who activate a new line of
service at a Sprint company-owned store or preferred retailer, by
calling 1-800-SPRINT1 or using www.sprint.com.
The guarantee is available to current customers adding new lines of
service in a Sprint store, online at sprint.com or by calling
Additionally, LG G3 is equipped with HD Voice capabilities. Sprint HD
Voice expands the normal voice call from a four-octave range to seven
octaves to deliver crystal clear voice calls while helping to reduce
unwanted background noise. Sprint offers nationwide HD Voice, and
expects approximately 20 million customers to have HD Voice-enabled
phones by year-end.
Sprint (NYSE: S) is a communications services company that creates more
and better ways to connect its customers to the things they care about
most. Sprint served nearly 55 million customers as of March 31, 2014,
and is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying
innovative technologies, including the first wireless 4G service from a
national carrier in the United States; leading no-contract brands
including Virgin Mobile USA, Boost Mobile, and Assurance Wireless;
instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a
global Tier 1 Internet backbone. The American Customer Satisfaction
Index rated Sprint as the most improved U.S. company in customer
satisfaction, across all 43 industries, over the last six years. Sprint
has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) North
America in 2011, 2012 and 2013. You can learn more and visit Sprint at www.sprint.com
About LG Electronics USA
LG Electronics USA Inc., based in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., is the North
American subsidiary of LG Electronics Inc., a $45 billion global force
and technology leader in consumer electronics, home appliances and
mobile communications. In the United States, LG Electronics sells a
range of stylish and innovative mobile phones, home entertainment
products, home appliances, and air conditioning systems and energy
solutions, all under LG's "Life's Good" marketing theme. LG Electronics
is a 2013 ENERGY STAR (News - Alert)® Partner of the Year. For more
information, please visit www.lg.com.
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