Sunday, 03 July 2022

Is T-Mobile’s shutdown of Sprint 3G facing further setbacks?

by Harry Baldock, Total Telecom
Wednesday 30 March 22

With the network shutdown deadline rapidly approaching, T-Mobile may be quietly delaying the process by an additional two months

Two years ago, after years of regulatory manoeuvring, T-Mobile and Sprint finally completed their enormous merger for $26 billion. As part of the conditions for the merger, T-Mobile agreed to sell Sprint’s pre-paid mobile business to satellite operator Dish, a satellite operator who had agreed to build their own 5G mobile network.   By October 2020, T…

Two years ago, after years of regulatory manoeuvring, T-Mobile and Sprint finally completed their enormous merger for $26 billion. As part of the conditions for the merger, T-Mobile agreed to sell Sprint’s pre-paid mobile business to satellite operator Dish, a satellite operator who had agreed to build their own 5G mobile network.   By October 2020, T…

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