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iPhone XR arrives at U.S. Cellular on Friday, Oct. 26

October 17, 2018

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 17, 2018--U.S. Cellular, the only carrier with Unlimited with Payback, today announced it will offer iPhone XR, bringing the latest iPhone innovations to more people. Customers will be able to pre-order iPhone XR beginning Friday, Oct. 19 at uscellular.com and U.S. Cellular stores, and it will be available in stores starting on Friday, Oct. 26. For complete pricing details, please visit uscellular.com.

iPhone XR integrates breakthrough technologies from iPhone XS in all-screen glass and aluminum design featuring a 6.1-inch Liquid Retina display, the most advanced LCD in a smartphone, with wide color support and True Tone for a more natural viewing experience. iPhone XR brings the smartest and most powerful chip in a smartphone with A12 Bionic, a next generation Neural Engine built for advanced machine learning in everything from photography to augmented reality, the TrueDepth camera system, faster Face ID, an advanced camera system that creates dramatic portraits using a single camera lens, long all-day battery life and six beautiful finishes; white, black, blue, yellow, coral and (PRODUCT)RED. This new design is splash and water resistant with a rating of IP67 and protects against everyday spills including coffee, tea and soda.* iPhone XR also brings Dual SIM to iPhone through the use of digital eSIM.**

Customers who purchase iPhone XR at U.S. Cellular can take advantage of the company’s exclusive Unlimited with Payback plan that pays customers back for data they don’t use. Customers will get paid back $10 per month when they use less than 3GB of data per line, so a family of four can save up to $40 per month. Additionally, anyone who preorders iPhone XR from Oct. 19 to Oct. 25 at U.S. Cellular can receive $250 back in bill credits.***

For more details on pricing and data plans, please visit uscellular.com. For more details on iPhone please visit www.apple.com.

*iPhone XR is splash-, water- and dust-resistant, and was tested under controlled laboratory conditions with a rating of IP67 under IEC standard 60529 (maximum depth of 1 meter up to 30 minutes). Splash, water and dust resistance are not permanent conditions, and resistance might decrease as a result of normal wear. Do not attempt to charge a wet iPhone; refer to the user guide for cleaning and drying instructions. Liquid damage not covered under warranty. ** Dual SIM support will be available via a free software update later this fall. Use of Dual SIM requires two wireless service plans (which may include restrictions on roaming). Certain restrictions apply to use. ***Offer requires new qualifying smartphone purchase on total plan, a 30-mo. RIC with $0 Down and 0% APR and Device Protection+. Discount comes via a monthly bill credit. Credit approval required.

Total Plan with Unlimited Data with Payback: Autopay/Paperless billing and credit approval required. Taxes and charges such as USF and RCRF apply. Unlimited Data Plan(s) will stream at speeds of up to 3.0 mbps and will automatically shift to 2G when each line reaches 22GB. Additional terms apply. See uscellular.com for details.

About U.S. Cellular

U.S. Cellular is the fifth-largest full-service wireless carrier in the United States, providing national network coverage and industry-leading innovations designed to elevate the customer experience. The Chicago-based carrier offers coverage where the other carriers don’t and a wide range of communication services that enhance consumers’ lives, increase the competitiveness of local businesses and improve the efficiency of government operations. For the fifth time in a row, U.S. Cellular has the Highest Wireless Network Quality Performance, according to J.D. Power’s twice-annual U.S. Wireless Network Quality Performance Study, and 99 percent of customers have access to 4G LTE speeds. To learn more about U.S. Cellular, visit one of its retail stores or www.uscellular.com. To get the latest news, promos and videos, connect with U.S. Cellular on Facebook.com/uscellular, Twitter.com/uscellular and YouTube.com/uscellularcorp.

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CONTACT: U.S. Cellular

Katie Frey

773-317-0002

Katie.frey@uscellular.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA ILLINOIS

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TECHNOLOGY CONSUMER ELECTRONICS HARDWARE NETWORKS TELECOMMUNICATIONS MOBILE/WIRELESS RETAIL SPECIALTY

SOURCE: U.S. Cellular

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