Sprint Expands Free Data Roaming to Colombia, Denmark, Honduras, Ireland, Italy, Paraguay and Sweden
Via Sprint Newsroom
May 15, 2015
Sprint International Value Roaming now available in 22 countries around the world
Sprint International Value Roaming only available on select devices. May not be combinable with other international data add-ons. Restrictions apply.
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (BUSINESS WIRE), May 15, 2015 - Sprint (NYSE: S) continues to expand its free International Value Roaming service making it easy for customers to stay connected when traveling to 22 countries around the world. With International Value Roaming, new and existing Sprint customers can roam with up to 2G speeds to read emails and surf the web at no additional charge1 . Also, they can send unlimited text messages for no extra charge, and they can call anywhere in the world from these countries for 20 cents per minute. Qualified customers can easily add International Value Roaming to any Sprint domestic plan at www.sprint.com/internationalroaming or by visiting a Sprint store.
“With summer vacations about to begin, we wanted to ensure our customers can stay connected while traveling internationally," said Tom Roberts, senior vice president, Marketing, Sprint. “Sprint International Value Roaming is now available in many of the most popular travel destinations in the world including Mexico, Japan, Italy, United Kingdom and more. Sprint offers our customers a great value with free international data roaming and unlimited text messaging, and we will continue to add more countries.”
Sprint International Value Roaming Countries
Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Denmark, El Salvador, Germany, Guatemala, Honduras, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Russia, Sweden, South Korea, Spain and United Kingdom
International Speed Data Roaming Passes
Customers looking for higher data speeds can choose from three of our Sprint International Speed Data Roaming options offering up to 3G network speeds2 for one-day, seven-day and 14-day passes, starting at just $15 (excludes taxes and fees).
$15 / 100MB One-Day Pass
$15 / Single Day
No data overage charges.
Data speeds revert back to Int’l Value Data roaming speeds.
$25 / 200MB Seven-Day Pass
$25 / Seven Days
$50 / 500MB 14-Day Pass
$50 / 14 Days
Customers also have the option to connect their phone to the millions of hotspots throughout Latin America, Europe, South America and Japan, and use Wi-Fi Calling to enjoy free calls from over 200 countries back to the U.S. Wi-Fi Calling is available at no additional charge when calling a U.S., U.S. Virgin Islands or Puerto Rico phone number3 . Wi-Fi Calling is available on iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s and select Android devices. This is superior to AT&T and Verizon who don’t offer Wi-Fi calling on the iPhone and their customers who travel internationally still have to worry about getting charged for every gigabyte of data, every text and every phone call.
Additional International Offers
Sprint offers voice and data coverage to additional countries around the world with affordable international data packs and Sprint Worldwide Voice. Visit www.sprint.com/international for more information on countries and rates.
For a complete list of International Value Roaming countries and fun travel tips when visiting, click here to view an animated infographic.
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 more than 57 million connections as of March 31, 2015 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. Sprint has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) North America for the past four years. You can learn more and visit Sprint at www.sprint.com or www.facebook.com/sprint and www.twitter.com/sprint.
1 Requires GSM and LTE capable device. 2 Network speeds subject to coverage/device availability. 3 Wi-Fi Calling supports calling from 200+ countries / territories. Wi-Fi Calling is not supported in select countries, including Australia, China, Cuba, North Korea, India, Iran, Singapore, Sudan and Syria. Sprint Subscribers are not authorized to use the service in countries where Wi-Fi Calling is prohibited by law. Please update your device software to the latest version to get the most current version of the Wi-Fi Calling software.
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