The flagship smartphone is equipped for Sprint’s enhanced 4G LTE network
Sprint today announced that will soon be offering the Sprint Spark-ready version of its Samsung Galaxy S4. Designed with the enhanced 4G LTE network in mind, it’s able to hop to and from three spectrum bands (800MHz, 1.9GHz and 2.5GHz).
The Samsung Galaxy S4 with Sprint Spark will be sold at $199.99 with a new, two-year service agreement (and $50 mail-in rebate card).
Sprint’s 4G LTE Spark service is expected to roll out to 100 of America’s largest cities over the next three years. the first such markets will be New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami, and Tampa. According to the carrier, Sprint 4G LTE is expected to be available by mid-2014 to approximately 250 million Americans with Sprint Spark blanketing 100 million Americans by the end of 2014.