Today, Sprint is lighting up its True Mobile 5G service in Chicago. The next generation of wireless service is now delivering coverage and mobility with blazing-fast download speeds for approximately 700,000 people.
True Mobile 5G from Sprint is available from the historic IL-64 in the north to Stevenson Expressway in the south, and as far as California Avenue in the west to the periphery of Lake Michigan in the east. Sprint 5G covers popular destinations such as Magnificent Mile, River North, Millennium Park, River Front, The Loop and Grant Park, as well as the neighborhoods of Gold Coast, Old Town, West Loop, Ukrainian Village, Medical Village, University of Illinois at Chicago, South Loop and more.
Chicago is one of nine markets where Sprint is launching True Mobile 5G. In addition to the Windy City, Sprint 5G is currently available in areas of Atlanta, Dallas-Fort Worth, Houston and Kansas City and the company is expected to launch service in areas of Los Angeles, New York City, Phoenix and Washington, D.C. in the coming weeks. Sprint’s True Mobile 5G network will cover approximately 2,100 square miles and 11 million people total across all 9 market areas, giving Sprint the largest initial 5G coverage footprint in the U.S.
And, beginning tomorrow, Friday, July 12, Sprint’s portfolio of 5G devices: LG V50 ThinQTM 5G, HTC 5G Hub, and Samsung Galaxy S10 5G will be available in select Sprint retail stores in Chicago. In addition to select retail stores, customers in all Sprint 5G markets can also order 5G-capable products by visiting www.sprint.com or calling 1-800-SPRINT1. Sprint will expand LG V50 ThinQ 5G and Samsung Galaxy S10 5G availability nationwide to Sprint stores beginning on July 19.
Visit www.sprint.com/sprint5G for more information on Sprint 5G coverage or check out today’s press release at https://newsroom.sprint.