Press ReleaseAugust 11, 2021
Spectrum Mobile™ to Offer Samsung’s New Galaxy Z Fold3 5G and Galaxy Z Flip3 5G Smartphones, With Pre-Orders Starting on August 11
New Spectrum Mobile Customers Receive an Extra $100 Trade-In Offer, Monthly Savings up to 40%, 5G Access at No Extra Cost, and No Added Taxes, Fees or Contracts
STAMFORD, Conn. – Spectrum Mobile today announced it will offer Samsung’s premium new foldable smartphones, the Galaxy Z Fold3 5G and Galaxy Z Flip3 5G, beginning August 11. Both devices are available for pre-order now and available to purchase online and at Spectrum Mobile stores August 27. Customers who add a new line or switch to Spectrum Mobile will get an extra $100 when they trade in a qualifying device and purchase a new Galaxy Z Fold3 5G or Z Flip3 5G.
“Spectrum Mobile is redefining the mobile experience for our customers by delivering the fastest overall speeds*, simple monthly plans and the best devices – and now that includes Samsung’s new Galaxy Z Fold3 and Z Flip3,” said Danny Bowman, Chief Mobile Officer for Charter Communications, which operates the Spectrum brand of internet, TV, mobile and voice services. “Spectrum Mobile gives customers the freedom to use their favorite devices the way they want, saving them money all while enjoying the benefits of Spectrum’s superior performance and connectivity services.”
Samsung Foldable & Flip Phones Available With Spectrum Mobile
Samsung’s Galaxy Z Fold3 is designed for those who need the ultimate in multitasking performance for productivity and immersive entertainment. Galaxy Z Fold3 features an undisrupted 7.6-inch Infinity Flex Main Screen1, and offers the first ever S Pen support on a foldable device2. Z Flip3 features a sleek and compact design, enhanced camera features, and a larger Cover Screen3 built for quick use on-the-go.
Both devices also incorporate key improvements making them more durable and built to last. For the first time ever on a foldable smartphone, Z Fold3 and Z Flip3 are equipped with IPX84 water resistance, so users are protected against accidental spills. Both devices are built with Samsung’s new Armor Aluminum—the strongest aluminum ever used on a Galaxy smartphone—along with the toughest Corning® Gorilla® Glass Victus™ to help protect against scratches and accidental drops. Additionally, the devices incorporate a new protective film made of a smooth PET5 on the Main Screen making the screens 80% more durable than previous devices6.
Spectrum Mobile Delivers the Fastest Overall Speeds
Spectrum Mobile is designed for today’s mobile users by combining nationwide 5G and 4G LTE coverage with Spectrum Internet and WiFi, to deliver the fastest overall speeds*. With faster data speeds, Spectrum Mobile customers can stream movies and shows and play video games with less buffering, download apps quicker and shop and search online, all while at home, on the go or at their favorite establishment. Samsung’s new phones feature the most advanced cellular and WiFi technology in the marketplace, giving customers an even faster experience with Spectrum Mobile’s converged WiFi and cellular than with other providers.
Simple Data Plans Available From Spectrum Mobile
Spectrum Mobile customers can choose from simple data plans and pricing, starting with By the Gig for $14/Gig and Unlimited priced at $45/month**. All plans include unlimited talk and texting. Additional features include the flexibility to change rate plans as needs change for no additional cost; the most popular mobile devices with interest-free monthly installment plans and a robust bring-your-own device program. Additionally, all plans include 4G and 5G access, with no added taxes, fees or contracts.
More information about Spectrum Mobile is available here. More details about Samsung Galaxy phones are available here.
* “Fastest Overall Speed" claim based on Global Wireless Solutions, Inc. combined cellular and WiFi speed test results for Spectrum, Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile mobile customers in Spectrum service area where WiFi is available from 1/1/2021 to 6/30/2021.
** Spectrum Internet required. Auto-pay required. For Unlimited, speeds are reduced after 20 GB of usage per line. Restrictions apply. For details, refer to Spectrum.com/policies/mobile-terms.
1Measured diagonally, the screen size is 7.6" in a full rectangle and 7.4" accounting for the rounded corners. The actual viewable area is smaller due to the rounded corners and camera hole.
2 Only Q2 Main Screen has S Pen capability. Compatible only with the S Pen Fold Edition or S Pen Pro, sold separately.
3 Compared to Galaxy Z Flip 5G.
4 Has an IPX8 rating. Water resistant in up to 5 feet of freshwater for up to 30 minutes. Rinse residue/dry after wet.
5 Polyethylene terephthalate.
6 Based on internal testing.
Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHTR) is a leading broadband connectivity company and cable operator serving more than 31 million customers in 41 states through its Spectrum brand. Over an advanced communications network, the company offers a full range of state-of-the-art residential and business services including Spectrum Internet®, TV, Mobile and Voice.
For small and medium-sized companies, Spectrum Business® delivers the same suite of broadband products and services coupled with special features and applications to enhance productivity, while for larger businesses and government entities, Spectrum Enterprise provides highly customized, fiber-based solutions. Spectrum Reach® delivers tailored advertising and production for the modern media landscape. The company also distributes award-winning news coverage, sports and high-quality original programming to its customers through Spectrum Networks and Spectrum Originals. More information about Charter can be found at corporate.charter.com.