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Sprint

595 Fifth Ave., New York, NY 10017 40.7571 -73.9782
at 48th St.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
212-755-0628 Send to Phone

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  • Type: Specialty Shop
  • Products & Services: Electronic Stores, Mobile Phones

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Official Website

sprint.com

Hours

Mon–Fri, 9am–8pm; Sat, 11am–6pm; Sun, closed

Nearby Subway Stops

B, D, F, M at 47th-50th Sts.-Rockefeller Center

Payment Methods

American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Product Guide

Electronics

  • Electronic Stores
  • Mobile Phones

Profile

Sprint purchased Nextel in 2005, joining the ranks of wireless telecommunications giants AT&T and Verizon. Their clean, bright stores look and function similar to those of their competitors, complete with a small army of staffers to assist with sales, tech support, and bill payment. The signature Nextel feature, of course, is the push-to-talk network, Nextel Direct Connect, which allows users to speak with anyone in the country at the push of a button, walkie-talkie style. Also of note are the “Simply Everything” plan — with domestic unlimited “everything” (voice, data, text, e-mail, web, TV, music, GPS, and Direct Connect) — and Power Pack Plan, with unlimited mobile-to-mobile and unlimited nights and weekends starting at 7 p.m. (rather than 9). The large assortment of mobile phones sports features like web access, TV, and the capability to download music wirelessly.

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