Tag Archives: iPhone 5

New JD Powers Report Says Samsung Tops On T-Mobile For Consumer Satisfaction

Finally, a JD Power poll for T-Mobile that doesn’t show the carrier in last place! All sarcasm aside, the new second volume of the US Wireless Smartphone Satisfaction Study results are in and Samsung takes the top honors on T-Mobile’s network. Overall satisfaction for smartphone devices on T-Mobile ranks them third behind AT&T and Sprint customers, but before Verizon. The poll finds that T-Mobile customers are more likely to select their … [read full article]

T-Mobile Receiving Sales Boost Thanks To The iPhone? Signs Point To Yes

Some more good news for T-Mobile as Kantar World Panel reported the company saw a growth in sales on the strength of iPhone. In fact, T-Mobile grew to 13.2% of smartphone sales in the US market for a three-month period ending this past August, marking the highest share of sales over the past year and a growth of 1.1%. These numbers reversed a trend of year-over-year decline for T-Mobile. As for where the … [read full article]

T-Mobile Lowers Pricing On Older iPhone Devices As It Clears Inventory Ahead Of New Apple Launches

In a move that will shock no one, T-Mobile quietly lowered the prices of its existing iPhone hardware last week. The iPhone 5 dropped from $149.99 and 24 monthly payments of $21 to $99 down and 24 monthly payments of $18.75 per month. That’s a $100 price drop to a total cost of $549 for the 16GB iPhone 5 variant. The pricing on the 32GB and 64GB models also drop $100 … [read full article]

Apple Announces September 10th iPhone Event, Will “Brighten Everyone’s Day”

In a move that won’t surprise anyone who tracks the tech industry, Apple has sent out media invitations for a September 10th event. The event is widely expected to see both the iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C announcement, as well the official launch of iOS 7. The invite itself doesn’t hint at anything specific save for the bright colors which almost definitively points to the bright colors in iOS 7 as well as … [read full article]

T-Mobile Removes iPhone Smartphones From “Zero-Down” Promotion

Coming off of yesterdays high with T-Mobile’s best quarterly financial results in years is some news that will surely disappoint some future iPhone buyers. Beginning tomorrow, August 10th T-Mobile will remove the iPhone 5, iPhone 4S and from their $0 Down Summer Sale. Unfortunately, no reason is given for the move, and the leaked images don’t offer any reasoning for … [read full article]

Research Group Says 400,000 Customers Stayed With T-Mobile Thanks To The iPhone

As we look forward to T-Mobile’s first financial report as a joint entity with MetroPCS, a new report highlights just how much of an impact the arrival of the iPhone has had on the carrier. According to Consumer Intelligence Research Partners LLC., the addition of the iPhone to T-Mobile’s lineup may have prevented between 300,000 and 400,000 customers from leaving. They estimate this number based on a survey of phone activations that … [read full article]

(Updated) T-Mobile Confirms 900,000 iPhone Sales For The Second Quarter

Update: The moment this article Twitter I got a response back from the man himself, CEO John Legere who said and I quote: “Absolutely no Q2 numbers have been given out anywhere and particularly to this tweeter.”  When the iPhone 5 launched on T-Mobile April 5th for pre-orders and launched April 12th in stores T-Mobile called the first week sales “gangbusting.” Of course that left … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s Increased Ad Spending, Addition Of iPhone Hasn’t Led To Increased Market Share…Yet

While Kantar Worldpanel announced yesterday that the addition of the iPhone 5 to T-Mobile’s network has bumped up Apple’s total market share, the same can’t be said for T-Mobile directly. According to their findings, T-Mobile’s share of the wireless space was 10.1 percent in the last three months against 13.5 percent over the same period last year. … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s iPhone 5 Sales Bumped Total iOS Market Share Up 3.5% Over Last Three Months

A new report by research firm Kantar Worldpanel is noting that Apple’s iOS platform has bumped its market share up 3.5% in the latest three-month period ending in May 2013. All totaled, that’s not really shocking news, but for fans of T-Mobile what they are attributing this rise in market share to might be. So what are they attributing this rise in market-share to? Why the release of the iPhone 5 … [read full article]